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    Shadow-Mapper Beta 0.1b By Prince Link

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    Shadow-Mapper Beta 0.1b By Prince Link

    Post  Vicecityboy92 on Thu Jan 07, 2010 8:50 pm

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    Shadow-Mapper Beta 0.1b
    by Shadow-Link
    www.Shadow-Link.nl
    Download from my website

    This release is a beta release, you shouldn't use it to do real modding yet.
    Except a lot of releases this week

    With Shadow-Mapper you can edit the map of GTA: IV.

    This program is a public beta, so it may not function as expected.
    Please ensure you make backups of all files you edit before you save.

    Requirements

    - You need to have Java installed
    - You need Java™️ Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files 6, you can download this from:
    https://cds.sun.com/is-bin/INTERSHOP.enfini...S-CDS_Developer
    - Version 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.0.0.4 of GTAIV.exe

    Usage

    - Download Java™️ Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files 6
    - Copy the local_policy.jar and US_export_policy.jar to the "Program Files\Java\jre6\lib\security" folder (default)
    - Go to your GTA IV folder and make sure "read only" is ticked off
    - You can now start Shadow-Mapper.exe
    - The select install screen will show up
    - Click "Add Install" to add the IV installation you want to mod
    - Now browse to your IV folder you want to mod and select the GTAIV.exe
    - Give it a name
    - Select it and click "Select"
    - You can now edit the map

    For an extended tutorial about how to use this program go to the tutorial on my webpage

    Known issues

    - ZModeler models don't show up
    - Selecting water doesn't work properly sometimes
    - Selecting cars doesn't work properly sometimes
    - No collisions
    - Resizing the window doesn't work so don't do it
    - Some DXT5 rendering issues
    - Alpha issues
    - Rotation has been disabled

    Changelog

    Version 0.1b (05-01-2010)
    -Added two previewable types to the Resource Manager
    -Added error message when JCE is not installed
    -Rendering should work a little better

    Version 0.1a (31-21-2009)
    -Initial beta release

    Credits

    A very special thanks to (in alphabetical order):

    Aru, Cool Fire, DeXx, Gforce, JostVice, listener, oinkoink, Paroxum, REspawn, smokey8808, supermortalhuman, Tim (and everyone I forgot)

    who have been invaluable in the research of game code/file formats
    which made this program possible.

    Legal

    This program is provided "as-is" without any implied warranty or support.
    Use of modified files during online play may result in being banned.
    Use at your own risk!Orginal Post

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