How to create a Counter strike menu background

A Tutorial for Counter-Strike: Source

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how to make a counter strike source background without downloading anything

Things needed: - Counter strike source(duh) - Photoshop 1. Ok so first your going to go online and find a picture the same resolution as your monitor (1024x768, 800x600,etc.). 2. Go into the folder "counter-strike source/cstrike/materials" and create a folder called console. 3. Go into the folder "sourcesdk_content/cstrike/materialsrc" and create a folder called console. 4. Now open that photo in Photoshop and edit the photo to have a size of 1024x1024 (don't worry it will go back to normal).And save that photo to "sourcesdk_content/cstrike/materialsrc/console" with the name as background01 as a targa file. 5. Open the folder "sourcesdk/bin/ep1/bin" and scroll down to the bottom till you see the program vtex. 6. Now leave open the folder from step 5 and open the folder "sourcesdk_content/cstrike/materialsrc" where you saved your pic "background01.tga" and have both windows from step 5 and step 6 open, then drag your "background01.tga" over the program vtex and drop your pic.(refer to screenshot a) should come up with a box full of black and eventually will say press a button to continue, press a button.(refer to screenshot a) 8. wallah, if you followed my steps precisely you should have your new pic as your background next time you launch counter strike.



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