How to use custom particles

Discussion in 'Mapping Questions & Discussion' started by YOYOYO, Jul 31, 2017.

  1. YOYOYO

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    So I downloaded the custom frontline tf2 pack, but when I open my map, The explosives (barrels, mines) don't load. does anyone have a good tutorial they can make (it would be good if it had pictures :)
     
  2. Gorgonzilla

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    You'll need to take the Frontline assets and put them in
    "Steam\steamapps\common\Team Fortress 2\tf\custom\custom_models_and_textures"
    (the custom_models_and_textures is a folder that you must create, as it is not already there, it doesn't have to be called that, but name it something relevant so you know where to find it)
    Then load up Hammer and they should be there.
     
  3. YOYOYO

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    thanks! ill try it (your a life saver if this works)
     
  4. YOYOYO

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    if you want, you can check out the map I'm using this for
     
  5. Gorgonzilla

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    Already had a look at it :)
     
  6. YOYOYO

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    I didn't work, but I think I know why

    I said that wrong, it works in hammer, but when I go into the game, it doesn't appear. at all.
     
  7. YOYOYO

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    and thanks
     
  8. Gorgonzilla

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    Oh, it might be a prop_dynamic/ prop_physics and can't be loaded as a prop_static which you might have it as.
     
  9. Gorgonzilla

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    btw could you go onto tf2map.net's steam chat, it'll be quicker
     
  10. YOYOYO

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    how you do that?
     
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