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#1 bcgpl17

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Posted Feb 07 2017 - 11:35 AM

I do not use GEM or any Mods.

I want to create a separate install dedicated to driving the "F2 Advanced Trainers" cars.

My question is :

Is it mandatory that the folder containing all the GPL files be named "GPL". or can the folder be renamed, i.e. "GPL-F2" ?

If it can be renamed, I would setup the installs as follows:
C\Sierra\GPL     for F1 cars
C\Sierra\GPL-F2   for F2 cars

If it cannot be renamed, I would setup the installs as follows:
C\Sierra\GPL  for F1 cars
C\Sierra-F2\GPL  for F2 cars

Can the "GPL" folder be renamed ?

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Posted Feb 07 2017 - 01:04 PM

Yes, it can be done. You can copy your gpl folder and past it with any name you choose.

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Posted Feb 07 2017 - 03:16 PM

I have folders called \ProgramFiles\GPL65, \ProgramFiles\GPL66, \ProgramFiles\GPLGT, \ProgramFiles\GPLCA66 etc.

I did however use GEM to set up the mods themselves but one they were set up I just click on the appropriate exe file to launch the patched GPL... actually I made shortcuts on the desktop.

You can point GEM to multiple folders by clicking the "Installs" button in the top left hand corner if I remember correctly.

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Posted Feb 07 2017 - 06:32 PM

if you like driving the f2 mod lopen run fun races using f2's at's and bt's

no matter what skill lvl your at fast slow or just plain crazy like maddog you will be welcomed

next race is http://www.autosimsp....php?f=16&t=433

so if you would like have some fun meet some new people

have fun crashing ummmm i mean racing sign up ( thats if you havent already ) or not no pressure

they all so use teamspeak 2 talk to Lou or Warren they can set you up

Edited by Brocky05, Feb 07 2017 - 06:34 PM.





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