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How to Install Maps

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m@tt

Category: Worldbuilder
Level: Beginner
Created: Saturday June 16, 2007 - 12:03
Updated: Saturday June 16, 2007 - 20:08
Views: 11130
Summary: How to install player made maps

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How to install a player made map:

Maps go in a BFME Folder in your Application Data, which is a hidden folder.

Open My Computer
Now, in the address bar, type "%appdata%" without the quotes
This takes you to your Application Data folder.
Right-click the 'space' (ie. not another folder or file) and select properties.
Uncheck 'Hidden'

The Application Data folder is now viewable without having to type %appdata% in everytime.

C:\Documents and Settings\UserName\Application Data
on Windows Vista, the folder's location is: C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\

It should be obvious from the address bar how you can get to the folder.

Go to:
My Battle for Middle-earth Files
My Battle for Middle-earth (tm) II Files
Whatever the ROTWK Folder is called

Then:
Maps

You download maps to this folder.
If you download a map, it will be compressed in a ZIP or RAR file, so make sure you extract it.

You can now play the maps you have downloaded.

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tylerdarden78 - Saturday August 20, 2011 - 7:42

Thanks m@tt. Why don't explain you "How to install a patch": it's not simple. If I've got non-original gamecopy, I have to remove original game.dat, install patch,than replace it.... . Simply, nobody dont know how to add them.
Thanks.

daren - Sunday December 19, 2010 - 5:57

Well,I am going to check this strategy. I hope it will work.

_Haldir_ (Team Chamber Member) - Thursday May 27, 2010 - 1:22

Post your problem in the Worldbuilder forum, rather than here. And please be more specific :)

Amon Amarth - Tuesday May 25, 2010 - 15:26

This doesn't work for me. What am I doing wrong? :s

nahkamakkaraa - Sunday March 15, 2009 - 6:09

I dont have the folder in application data i have BFME 2 1.06 V and on XP

WarChubacca - Wednesday March 4, 2009 - 20:14

Thanks Dude

xoalion - Friday August 22, 2008 - 8:36

Where is the address bar?

Arathern - Monday June 30, 2008 - 2:43

Heh.. Okay Thanks m8!

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