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Help for a Newbie

Posted: Wed Aug 08, 2007 2:53 am
by trekkermj
I broke down and bought the three game package and have been enjoying it quite a bit. I've wanted to create a map based on a series of books I have read and thought I had a good map. However, I tried to use the Conquest Map Editor and can't figure it out. So, I've got two questions.

First - Is there a basic tutorial/walkthru on how to get a map in from the bitmap stage? The help/F1 shows controls but not how to get things down.

Second - The main issue I'm seeing right now is that the bottom bar says "No Territories Defined". I figure if I can define a territory I'll be on the first step. Unfortunately, I can't get the #, X and Y fields to accept any input. How do I get to that step? Does it require Continent definition first? Help!

Thanks in advance!

Matt Jensen

Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2007 5:12 am
by sid6.7
no there isnt...i helped do a little beta testing on CME so i suppose i could
write one up...may take a bit....

Posted: Thu Aug 09, 2007 4:07 pm
by trekkermj
While it would be extremely helpful, I don't want to monopolize your time like that. What if I were to send you the map and you could see the file and see if you could open it up. That way I can rule out/confirm map issues and user input error.

Let me know if you might be up for that.


Matt Jensen

Posted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 12:54 am
by sid6.7
go to my WWW link below and email me from there...