In a message dated 15/12/2006 09:16:13 GMT Standard Time, mhlucas@xxxxxxxxxxxx writes: Welcome to the Micro$haft cynics club, Frank. I concluded ages ago that they are all style and no substance. The recently-posted YouTube spoof using the WW2 TV drama in Hitler's bunker, over-dubbed with references to FSX, hits the spot beautifully. Mike L Hi Mike, I really do try not to be cynical, and I do try to be reasonably optimistic. I'm hoping that by next summer I'll be in good shape, but meanwhile, there seems to be a lot that needs uodating. I guess as Bones says, the more radical the changes to the previous version, the more you have to wait for the updates. Frank T. Frank T.