Installing Prefabs

A Tutorial for Counter-Strike: Source

I found that there were really no good tutorials on adding prefabs to hammer for newbies (like me =P ) so... Here it is. 1. Open the prefab archive with a unzip program. (I use winrar, 7zip is also fine.) 2. Go to common\counter-strike source\bin\prefabs (usual path: C:\Program Files\Valve\Steam\SteamApps\common\counter-strike source\bin\prefabs *see screenshot) 3. Select everything in the archive and drag the contents into the prefabs folder. Now it's done, the next time you open Hammer it will be there. To add a prefab to your existing file, just choose the entity tool and at the bottom right of hammer where it says categories: choose prefabs instead of entities and at object you have all your prefabs. To edit the prefab you need to mark it and click ungroup objects (button with 2 g's in it) so you get all the brushes/entities editable. (Remember to give props to the person who originally made the prefab if you release a map with their work in it.) Cheers! glhf Btw: I made this for people just getting into mapping, giving them a headstart. So all you people thinking "OMG that's so lame" or whatever, don't bother criticizing this tut, because I know I would have enjoyed it when I started out with Hammer.

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  • Guys can ya help me There is no *Prefabs* Folder in my css bin Folder Where do i extract them Cuz there are no Prefab in the bin

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    So, I thought id post the install path for cs:go and this would be: Your programs folder (most likely C:/program Files (x86), atleast if your os is win7) ../steam/SteamApps/common/Counter-Strike Global Offensive/sdk_content/Prefabs The rest of the steps should be the same. At least to my knowledge. If not please post here so I can update it. cheers!
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    thanks
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    cara como assim martelo ? eu ñ entendo muito dessas coisas :P
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    Sorry i been away from gaming for a couple of years =) but the way i see it now when i look in folder structs, more games mean more searchpaths for everything. I havent had time too look yet but ill be back soon with the right paths. cheeers!
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    You will find it in your "tools" section in the steam "library". > **Posted by StrikeR 23** > How can i download Source SDK > > or do yo have the link for css hamer editor
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    How can i download Source SDK or do yo have the link for css hamer editor
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    > **Posted by StrikeR 23** > hello im new here but i im expert installer of the mods and skins > so i would like to ask you something. > > i dont have steam , i downloaded css free > > where is sourcesdk?? > > when i opet my counter strike folder i dont see it > and it is not in cstrike -_- > > do i have to create it or what? > > please help You need to buy the game to create with the Source SDK

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    hello im new here but i im expert installer of the mods and skins so i would like to ask you something. i dont have steam , i downloaded css free where is sourcesdk?? when i opet my counter strike folder i dont see it and it is not in cstrike -_- do i have to create it or what? please help
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    Well, I did that you said.. i restrted hammer several times... still i dont see a shit..HELP?
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