"Files different from server"

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I've been trying to create my own skins however when I replace them and try to play online I get the message "Files different from server" anyone had this issue or know how to fix it?


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    had same issue with "some" skins would also appreciate any feedback

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    Sound like they are doing something similar sv_pure. You could check if you installed something wrong. I think MW2 skinning needs you to edit the Hex code of the texture files so the file size in the end is the same. Have you done that ?
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