How to Install and Enjoy BlackBox Simulations Widebody v0.87.7 for P3D v4
If you are a fan of realistic and immersive flight simulation, you might be interested in BlackBox Simulations Widebody v0.87.7 for P3D v4. This is a commercial add-on aircraft package that includes the Airbus A330 and A340 models with various liveries and variants. You can experience the thrill of flying these widebody jets with high-quality textures, sounds, animations, systems, and flight dynamics.
In this article, we will show you how to install and enjoy BlackBox Simulations Widebody v0.87.7 for P3D v4 in a few easy steps.
Step 1: Download the Installer
The first thing you need to do is to download the installer file from the BlackBox Simulation website[^1^]. You can choose between the 32-bit version for FSX and Prepar3D v2 and v3, or the 64-bit version for Prepar3D v4 only. The file size is about 400-500 MB depending on the version.
Step 2: Run the Installer
Once you have downloaded the installer file, you need to run it as an administrator by right-clicking on it and selecting \"Run as administrator\". This will prevent any issues during the installation process. You will see a welcome screen where you can click \"Next\" to continue.
Then, you will see a license agreement screen where you need to accept the terms and conditions by clicking \"I Agree\". Next, you will see a destination folder screen where you can choose where to install the add-on aircraft package. The default location is your main P3D folder, but you can change it if you want.
After that, you will see a start menu folder screen where you can choose whether to create a shortcut for the add-on aircraft package in your start menu or not. You can also change the name of the folder if you want. Then, you will see a ready to install screen where you can review your choices and click \"Install\" to begin the installation.
Step 3: Run PreFlight Manager
After the installation is complete, you will see a finish screen where you can click \"Finish\" to exit the installer. You will also see a new icon on your desktop called \"Blackbox PreFlight Manager\". This is a tool that allows you to activate your product, select your liveries, configure your settings, and launch your simulator.
You need to run PreFlight Manager as an administrator by right-clicking on it and selecting \"Run as administrator\". This will open a window where you need to enter your email address and serial number that you received when you purchased the add-on aircraft package. Then, click \"Activate\" to activate your product.
Next, you will see a main menu where you can choose between A320 Family or WideBody Family. Click on \"WideBody Family\" to access the options for the A330 and A340 models. You will see a list of liveries that are available for each model and variant. You can select or deselect them by clicking on them.
You can also click on \"Settings\" to adjust some parameters such as fuel load, payload weight, units of measurement, sound volume, etc. You can also click on \"Help\" to access some useful information such as manuals, tutorials, support forums, etc.
Step 4: Launch P3D v4 and Enjoy
Once you have selected your liveries and settings, you can click on \"Launch P3D\" to start your simulator. You will see a new entry in your aircraft selection menu called \"BlackBox Simulation\". You can choose between A330 or A340 models with various liveries and variants.
Now, you are ready to enjoy BlackBox Simulations Widebody v0.87.7 for P3D v4. You can explore the detailed cockpit with functional displays, switches, knobs, etc. You can also listen to the realistic sounds of the engines, systems, alarms, etc. You can also admire the beautiful exterior model with 061ffe29dd