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F1 2014 Modding Questions Thread

Discussion in 'F1 2014 Mods' started by Graham Laing, Sep 23, 2014.

  1. Graham Laing

    Graham Laing
    ...... mostly harmless Staff

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    This thread is for F1 2014 modding questions only.

    If you have technical questions, please post in this thread and nowhere else. Thanks :)
    Last edited: Sep 23, 2014
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  2. Is the car model / skin mirroring the same as it was in F1 2013?

    I.e., less creative freedom for those that would mod.
  3. airutonpurosuto8912


    Yes, there is.
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2014
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  4. airutonpurosuto8912


    Anyone thinking that the cameras.xml file will be the same as in F1 2013?
    I think so, because the helmets are the same as in 2012 and 2013.
  5. Sorry, is that a yes? :)
  6. airutonpurosuto8912


    Yes. :)
  7. they have confirmed it. in order to get a good quality and improve the skin's quality without wasting many rooms in texture so they can put a larger logos and details. generally speaking, that's a yes.
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  8. Thanks
  9. Milos

    Had things gone my way, who knows.. Premium Member

    I'll try and create at least 1 HD skin this year :D
  10. airutonpurosuto8912


    Then I will try one helmet in HD
  11. you know what to prepare for making a HD/DHD for standard or custom skin(s). new carbon parts, new bolts, screws, metals (although you can skip some parts), etc. not only the hi-res logos.
  12. Milos

    Had things gone my way, who knows.. Premium Member

    Peace out then :D
  13. Is it possible to edit the database in f1 2014 now? The EGO Database Editor doesn't work. When I try to open the database it just comes: The program failed to convert
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  14. edit: nvm
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  15. If I edit the teams in the database, the tier and all that, lets say I make Lotus tier 2, will that effect the car im driving or just the AI? My last f1 game on pc was 2012, so I dont remember 100% correctly but I think I read somwhere than that if I change it in the database that only effects the AI cars...
  16. Martin, like you were, I am also getting the failed to convert message when I try to open the database with the database editor. How did you fix this issue?

    Edit: And to answer your question I believe it only affects the AI cars and not the human players car.
    Last edited: Oct 18, 2014
  17. The .ctf affect a car's performance (A.I. and player depending on the changed file) more than the database, though.

    Btw. (as I don't own this game I can't test it) try to edit the database with hex-editor, worked for me last year.
  18. Just download this: http://www.racedepartment.com/threads/schemaf12014-for-ede.94563/#post-1838826

    And just unpack it and put the file in youre Ego Database Editor map
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  19. does anyone know where i can find the session intro vids? i'm trying to convert korea, jerez etc into the game but this is the only missing link i believe
  20. Is it possible to take the steering wheels files from 2013 and use them in this &/*! costly game? I mean, the interiors files of Lotus, Williams, Force India and Caterham (with the segmented leds). If it is, I "may" consider buying this botched up (lazy) version... :(