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[EGO Engine APP] CTF (Car Performance) Editor

Discussion in 'F1 2012 - The Game' started by Petar Tasev, Jun 7, 2012.

  1. Petar Tasev

    Petar Tasev

    After a lot of hard work from Miek and I...

    Ryder CTF Editor

    version 1.2.2013.0106
    With this program you can edit CarTuningFile (CTF,CSV) files for the EGO engine games. These files contain car performance data.

    • Intuitive GUI -- The graphics user interface has been built to allow maximum ease of use when editing files.
    • Easy Compare -- Aside from the files' data being lined up side by side, with the click of a button the program will show you all the differences between the files.
    • Community Involvement -- Schema files for each game are in xml format so that modders can edit descriptions of their findings for the file's values and share them with each other.
    • Open With -- Allows you to choose "Open With" and select this program to open CTF files.
    • 1.2.2013.0106
      • Improved Error Checking
      • Changed FloatList Unknown to Step
      • DragDrop Feature to Open Files
      • Small Update to Schema Files
      • Added Support for Race Driver Grid
    • 1.1.2012.1005
      • Improved UI in Column Filter and FileDialog areas
      • Added Support for Dirt Showdown, and F1 2012 games
    • 1.0.2012.0606
      • First Release
    • Ryder25 - For creating the program. (tasevp(at)yahoo(dot)com)
    • Miek - For figuring out the schemas for the files which make all of this possible.
    • luh-koala - For creating program icon.
    • famfamfam.com - For the "silk" menu icons.
    Let me know if there are any problems. I encourage you to do the "community involvement" thing that way we can all figure out what certain values mean!
    Last edited: Sep 21, 2016
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  2. Admin Make it Sticky thread please
  3. Thanks ryder and all the participants to make this editor posible!
  4. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Premium Member

    Admin thinks we have too many sticky threads already but admin will make some changes today or tomorrow. I'll sticky the thread for now, so that I don't miss it once I'm getting things done.

    Don't worry, I'll take care of it. ;)

    17:17: all done.
  5. ML2166

    If quizzes are quizzical then what are tests?

    Do a merged sticky folder..............then sticky it.... :x3:
  6. Does this mean car performance can be changed along with tiers?
  7. Tom

    Staff Emeritus Premium Member

    That's what we (more or less) did, as you can see. ;)
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  8. Yes But at present we need to Understand the Values
    Thanx Tom
  9. But to get 2012 performance from 2011 car's i think it could be difficult
  10. Petar Tasev

    Petar Tasev

    some info, not sure if correct:
    aero_cl - stands for aerodynamics lift coefficient
    aero_cd - stands for aerodynamics drag coefficient
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  11. A request to ryder if you can Tell us some info of the Values in the .ctf files could be Easy for every one like the Things you posted in the above post
  12. Petar Tasev

    Petar Tasev

    I only got to play around with the values a little bit in game as I had to spend a lot of my time working on the app, so I don't know very much at all. Besides, you guys are the modders, and I can only get you this far. Test things and figure it out ;)
  13. ML2166

    If quizzes are quizzical then what are tests?

    I changed a few values the other day.

    Went to the grid and found myself sitting in a Mini......lmao


    Thought WTF
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  14. I really changed some thing where Car get Top acceleration and even top gear will be very easy to reach in Short straights
    it looked for me like sitting in a F1 car with a Rocket booster Behind
    after that i forgot which value i changed to get the Effect :D
    I request people who find new things please post here about Which Value they changed and What was the result.
    So that we can push the Car's to real performance (if possible 2012 or 2011)
  15. We both have Different Kind of Experiences ;)
  16. Petar Tasev

    Petar Tasev

    If you didn't change too many things it may be easy to find what you changed by opening both the original and modded file and then pressing the show/hide differences button.
  17. Yep doing the same now will report if i found any new thing
  18. Now I looked more carefully through the files. It seems F1 2012 Mod is now possible.
  19. yay! Thank you, Thank you for this mod! :) You guys are AWESOME!
  20. wow, awesome. ENGINE_DRIVETRAIN_CLASS, choose from Front, Rear, Four. you can now make you F1 car a 4WD! codemasters must have had this value so they could configure EGO values for their other games like Dirt, etc.

    PS* Haven't tried this value yet, but DRIVETRAIN does mean Front, Rear or Four Wheel Drive.