Edit CW3 maps in external tools

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on: August 09, 2020, 06:34:28 am
I'm getting started in map editor, and the lack of a option to select/copy/mirror areas of terrain is getting frustrating...

So... I checked the files, and I figured how to open the .cw3 file, get the xml data, and copy it to a excel sheet

The problem I face now is doing the reverse, seems that the .cw3 needs a specific compression method (LZMA:23) to be readable by the game

Anyone else tried this? Do you have a way? Thanks
...and sorry if this isn't the correct placed for this question, looked like the best option to me
« Last Edit: August 09, 2020, 06:39:46 am by DoubleSwitch »


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Reply #1 on: August 09, 2020, 01:22:32 pm
« Last Edit: August 09, 2020, 01:24:27 pm by Karsten75 »

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Reply #2 on: August 10, 2020, 05:58:46 pm
Thanks, I was looking in the wrong place... currently trying the examples you gave, I think i can handle it :)