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There are certain - ...ambiences? - I want to add to the levels, but I apparently can't figure out how to customize soundscapes.

First I tried putting the soundscape entry (c2m2.fairgrounds.ext1) in c2m2_fairgrounds_level_sounds and added a playrandom event to it:

"playrandom"
   
    {
        "time"        "1,2"
        "volume"    "1"
        "soundlevel"    "SNDLVL_NONE"

        "rndwave"
       
        {
            "wave"    "Music/PortNoirBattle.wav"
        }

    }

...but nothing happened in-game.

Then I tried making a scripts folder in my mod and pasting soundscapes_campaign2, again with my addition. Still nothing.

Google doesn't know how to edit these things, either, before you ask. XD

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    https://developer.valvesoftware.com/wiki/Soundscape



    Maybe some of these tutorials may help you with the problem.
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    After some testing, my edited file IS in the right place, but for some reason my entry just doesn't work. I thought maybe changing SNDLVL_NONE and adding "position random" would fix it, but nope! I'm lost.
    ALL the sound files!

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