View Full Version : Is my Editor Broken?!
11-11-2007, 05:46 AM
The reason i think it may be broken is because i don't seem to be able to add textures too anything iv'e looked at loads of tuts but it still doesn't work here is what i do:
1. Make a floor from the cube
2. select the top part of the floor
3. Go to generics and pick a texture
4. click on the csg add button
5. NOTHING HAPPENS!
So is it broken or am i doing something wrong?!
11-11-2007, 05:55 AM
You cannot add a texture directly to the floor, it has to be used in a material. Click on the floor and select a material instead of a texture.
PS: If you dont have a light placed within your map make sure you do or you will see nothing but pitch black, you can also switch to unlit mode which lights up everything without having a light.
11-11-2007, 06:03 AM
how do i switch to unit mode and how do i do the material thing? thanks for your help:)
11-11-2007, 06:15 AM
11-11-2007, 06:33 AM
HOORAY it worked, thank you!:) but now im having trouble finding a skydome, where are they?
11-11-2007, 06:41 AM
C:/Programfiles/Microsoft/Gears of War/WarGame/CookedPC/Enviorment/Skydomes/
There are only 3 skydome meshes in the package, the rest are materials that you can use to change the current ones on the meshes.
11-11-2007, 08:01 AM
It's all coming together now!:) i'll show you the basic map i am making when it is finished, thank you!
EDIT: well here it is..... not sure what made this happen lighting problem i guess...
11-11-2007, 08:35 AM
Don't take this too harsh, but you should search a little through the forum. Many of your answers are there, and even there's a sticky with some simple, yet very useful with rookies as we, tutorials.
Also, take a look to this page:
It's a good page where explains the basics of primitives, meshes, cover system and so on.
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