Installing mods

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== Extract ==
 
== Extract ==
  
Use your favorite extraction program such as 7Zip or WinRar to extract the mod files from their respective download location.
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Use your favorite extraction program such as 7-Zip or WinRar to extract the mod files from their respective download location.
  
 
== Install ==
 
== Install ==
  
As of the latest dev builds ('''0.4.dev-20120326-b9b56ba''' onwards); simply move the mod folder to the  
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As of 0.4.7, simply move the mod folder to the  
 
:<code>/mods/</code>  
 
:<code>/mods/</code>  
directory in your minetest folder.
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directory in your Minetest folder.
  
Each mod should have it's own folder within the default mod folder.
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Each mod should have its own folder within the default mod folder.
  
 
So for example:
 
So for example:
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You can also place mods in the worldmods directory inside every world directory. Example:
 
You can also place mods in the worldmods directory inside every world directory. Example:
 
:<code>/worlds/WORLDNAME/worldmods/MODHERE/</code>.
 
:<code>/worlds/WORLDNAME/worldmods/MODHERE/</code>.
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'''After installing the mod, start Minetest, go to the world's "Configure" menu, click "Enable All" then "Save".'''
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== Windows ==
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See above.
  
 
== Linux ==
 
== Linux ==

Latest revision as of 21:37, 6 September 2013

Installing mods is extremely simple.

Contents

Extract

Use your favorite extraction program such as 7-Zip or WinRar to extract the mod files from their respective download location.

Install

As of 0.4.7, simply move the mod folder to the

/mods/

directory in your Minetest folder.

Each mod should have its own folder within the default mod folder.

So for example:

/mods/MODHERE/.

You can also place mods in the worldmods directory inside every world directory. Example:

/worlds/WORLDNAME/worldmods/MODHERE/.

After installing the mod, start Minetest, go to the world's "Configure" menu, click "Enable All" then "Save".

Windows

See above.

Linux

RUN_IN_PLACE disabled

If you installed the game from repository from your Linux dist, then you need to add the mods in: (~ = homefolder)

~/.minetest/mods/


RUN_IN_PLACE enabled

If you use RUN_IN_PLACE=1 (enabled) your mods folder is in your minetest base directory (the place the game is):

/mods/
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