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Getting started


Post by Lobby » Sun Jun 04, 2017 22:32

Here you find useful links about plugins and how to create them :)

Recommended to read before starting
πŸ“—β—Copyright (by Bearbear65)
Copyright is a serious thing. Obey copyright rules or you might get punished :fire

1. Installation
🎬How to install plug-ins (by KINGTUT10101)


Part 1. Creation
πŸ“—How to write a plugin (by Lobby)
πŸ“‹Advanced tags for building plugins (by Lobby)
🎬How to make a json with Json Genie (by KINGTUT10101)

Part 2. Animation
πŸ“—Advanced smoke types (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Date dependent animations (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Custom animations (by FranchuFranchu)
πŸ“™People animation (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Road with borders using "animation fg" feature (by danekbel)
πŸ“™Firework (by Josh)

Part 3. Transportation
πŸ“—Higher level bridges (by Lobby)
(Note: Will need prior knowledge of bridges!)
πŸ“˜Roads (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Cars (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Tunnels (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Car chains (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Airplanes (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜The ACTUAL tutorial on flags (by FranchuFranchu)
πŸ“™Road decoration (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Helicopter (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Change in res/ind car identification (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Determining vehicle direction on roads (by CommanderABab)

Part 4. Upgrades & requirements
πŸ“™Upgrades (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Building requirements (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Enabling and Disabling Your RCI Spawning (by KINGTUT10101)

Part 5. Override
πŸ“—Explicit plugin overriding (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Override ocean (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Override background (by Lobby)

Part 6. Security
πŸ“—Plugin encryption (by Lobby)
πŸ“—Hide id (by Lobby)
🎬How to Add a Hidden Signature (by KINGTUT10101)

Part 7. Others
πŸ“˜Categories (by Lobby)
πŸ“˜Templates (by Lobby)
πŸ“‹JSON (by Lobby)

3. Functions
πŸ“™Fun basics (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Functionality using fun (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Variables (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Animation control (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Notifications (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Date dependent fun condition (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Weather manipulation (by Lobby)
πŸ“™Sound with Fun (by Lobby)
πŸ“‹Action Index (by Lobby)
πŸ“‹Condition Index (by Lobby)

4. Lua
πŸ“•Lua reference
πŸ“•How to use Lua scripts (by FranchuFranchu)
πŸ“‹Lua API Documentation (by FranchuFranchu)

5. Graphics

Part 1. Creation
πŸ“—How to create a small building in 10 steps (by theotheoderich)
πŸ“˜Shadows & templates (by Bearbear65)
πŸ“˜How to draw winter graphics (by Bearbear65)
πŸ“˜Creating a quality house plugin (by Kulche)
πŸ“™How to create a plugin (by actemendes)
🎬How to apply textures to surfaces in Pixly(by KINGTUT101)

Part 2. Resources
πŸ–ΌοΈWorld texture (by Lobby)
πŸ–ΌοΈTree graphics (by Lobby)
πŸ–ΌοΈBuilding templates (by Lobby)

🎬 Video.
πŸ“—πŸ“˜πŸ“™πŸ“• Textual, increasing difficulty. (beginner, intermediate, expert, extreme)
πŸ–ΌοΈ Images.
πŸ“‹ Lists.

Edited by Bearbear65. If you have any suggestions PM me.
Last edited by FranchuFranchu on Fri Jan 11, 2019 5:17, edited 7 times in total.

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