Logo

SimTractor.com :: View topic - How to install mods, farm layouts and skins in Simtractor V4
FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister   ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in   
How to install mods, farm layouts and skins in Simtractor V4

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    SimTractor.com Forum Index -> Troubleshooting Mods/Skins
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
matg2448



Joined: 13 Sep 2007
Posts: 527
Location: port huron, michigan, usa

PostPosted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:03 am    Post subject: How to install mods, farm layouts and skins in Simtractor V4 Reply with quote

This is a tutorial on how to add mod, skins and farm layouts on Simtractor V4.



Skins.

How to install a skin on to your simtractor game,

1: Download the file and it will ask you if you want to save, open or cancel, click the open button.
2: After you have opened it you should have a folder, double click the folder and you will see a file in side of the folder that's a .TGA file.
3. Extract the file onto your desktop.
4: Copy the file and paste it in Start/my computer/program files/simtractor 4.0 which is also call the st main root.
5: It will ask you if you want to move and replace, copy but keep both files, you have to click on the move and replace button.
6: And your done!.


Mods.

1: Download the file and it will ask you if you want to save, open or cancel, click the open button.
2: After you have opened it you should have a folder, double click the folder and you should see several files and a folder that's called "Machines".
3: Extract all files to you desktop.
4: Copy the files but not the folder, paste in the ST main root
5: Do the same as step five in the Skins section above.
6: Go to your desktop and enter your Machines folder and copy all the files in there.
7: You will find a machines folder in you ST main root, paste all the files that were in the mods machines folder into the st main root machines folder.
8: It may ask you the same as step five in the Skins section.
9: And you done!



Farm layouts.

1: Download the file and it will ask you if you want to save, open or cancel, click the open button.
2: After you have opened it you should have a folder, double click the folder and you should see several files and a folder that's called "Myfarm"
3:Extract all files to you desktop.
4: Copy all file but not the Myfarm folder and paste in the ST main root.
5: Do the same as step five in the Skins section above.
6: Now go back to your desktop and double click the farm layout Myfarm folder to open it and copy all of the files in the folder.
7: You will find a Myfarm folder in the ST main root, open it and paste the farm layout myfarm files in there.
8: You will have to do the same as step five in the Skins section above.
9: And you are done!



You and find all the Skins, mods and farm layouts at one of these fine sites!


http://www.simtractor.net/home

http://www.mysimtractor.com/new/index.php

http://skintractor.fr/index.php



Also it may be a good idea to make this a sticky Wink and to move into the mods/skins troubleshooting .
_________________


Last edited by matg2448 on Fri Nov 28, 2008 3:28 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail MSN Messenger
joetit



Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 179

PostPosted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i have just downloaded the jd forager mod skin and i cant get it to work. can you help me
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
matg2448



Joined: 13 Sep 2007
Posts: 527
Location: port huron, michigan, usa

PostPosted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 1:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

How did you install it?
_________________
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail MSN Messenger
joetit



Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 179

PostPosted: Fri Nov 28, 2008 12:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i cpoyed everything in to the main st folder
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
matg2448



Joined: 13 Sep 2007
Posts: 527
Location: port huron, michigan, usa

PostPosted: Fri Nov 28, 2008 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

did you replace the old file with the new one?
_________________
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail MSN Messenger
joetit



Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 179

PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes
everything was put in place and replaced
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
pit697



Joined: 16 Nov 2008
Posts: 18

PostPosted: Tue Sep 08, 2009 1:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i have the same problem!
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
pardies
Mod Maker
Mod Maker


Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 1163
Location: holland winterswijk-henxel

PostPosted: Tue Sep 08, 2009 7:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

just read the first post and then you'll be good
_________________
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
AC WD45



Joined: 11 May 2009
Posts: 60
Location: Pewamo, Mi, US

PostPosted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 2:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

FYI: Your WINDOWS Computer may ask you for Administrator Permission. Just click Contiue if it is your personal PC
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
farmer lad



Joined: 18 Aug 2010
Posts: 2
Location: cumbria uk

PostPosted: Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

when you have followed all the steps does it put the skin on to all your saved games or do you have to create a new game?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
PieterG



Joined: 23 Aug 2009
Posts: 312
Location: Rekem-Limburg: Belgium

PostPosted: Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:02 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

it's on all your saved games i think
_________________
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
BBOO6930



Joined: 17 Jul 2011
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Sun Jul 17, 2011 3:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

What does a mod and a skin do as i want to keep all my tractor but still get new ones?
_________________
J.F.Swires OBE hahaha
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
FarmerMickl



Joined: 26 Aug 2011
Posts: 6
Location: Scotland

PostPosted: Sat Aug 27, 2011 8:14 pm    Post subject: V 3.66f Reply with quote

does this work the same for the version 3.66f Surprised Exclamation
_________________
Michael Middleton
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail MSN Messenger
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    SimTractor.com Forum Index -> Troubleshooting Mods/Skins All times are GMT
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group