Destination Folder of Imported Boats

Virtual Skipper 5 offer the possibility to import own boat 3D models.<br>
3D artists and players can now meet here to share models and advices.<br>
Virtual Skipper 5 offre la possibilité d'importer vos propres modèles 3D de bateaux.<br>
Les artistes 3D et les joueurs peuvent maintenant se réunir ici pour partager leurs modèles et conseils.
DGP69
mousse
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Post by DGP69 »

Sandy,

Thanks for the tips. I'm actually importing your excellent looking map editor runabour which I downloaded off your website.

The problem I was having was due to the fact that the installer insists on putting the boat files in a "32nd America's Cup" folder in My Documents even though I specified I wanted it put in my "Vsk5" folder. Once I figured this out I just copied the files over into the correct folders and voila, it works!

I was a bit flummoxed by the fact that I had to create a Boats folder in the first place. I guess the default boats are held somewhere within the game itself to stop you messing with the performance characteristics eh?

See you on the courses.

Cheers,
Dom.
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Camster
Vieux loup de mer
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Location: Scotland

Post by Camster »

Thanks for the heads-up. I'll remove the link on Northspace till I have a new installer & I'll put a note on the announcement in this forum.
Rojoyinc
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Post by Rojoyinc »

So once installed. (that was the easy part) how to load or call up a. Add on boat. In demo online version? Those options are greyed out?

I can load a add on boat if i rename it to say... Usa.zip. Then select that team, it replaces the default boat. Not ideal though.
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