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=== Download and installation ===
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{{Platform:Win32}}
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== Introduction ==
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This article explains how to install official releases and semi-official compiled SVN snapshots for Win32.
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== Download and installation ==
 
* Download the [[Download_section#Stable|latest stable version]] from the download section.
 
* Download the [[Download_section#Stable|latest stable version]] from the download section.
 
* Start the downloaded installer (selfextracting [http://www.7-zip.org/ 7zip] archive)
 
* Start the downloaded installer (selfextracting [http://www.7-zip.org/ 7zip] archive)
* Install FIFE to a location of your choice:
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* Install FIFE to a location of your choice, e.g.:
C:\FIFE
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* Copy the ''master.dat'' & ''critter.dat'' files from your Fallout 1/2 CD to:
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  C:\FIFE
 
  C:\FIFE
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== Working with Fallout content ==
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If you want to use FIFE with content of the Fallout 1 or Fallout 2, please read our "[[Working with Fallout content#Win32|working with Fallout content]]"-guide.
  
 
== Testing FIFE ==
 
== Testing FIFE ==
* Move to:
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Information about how to test FIFE can be found in our [[Launch FIFE|how to launch FIFE]] article.
C:\FIFE
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* Run the ''fife.bat'' to start FIFE.
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* You can use every map you find in the ''maps_fo1.txt'' | ''maps_fo2.txt'' | ''maps_xml.txt'' files instead of ''newr1.map'' by editing ''fife.bat''.
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== Key bindings of the current release ==
 
== Key bindings of the current release ==
See [[Key bindings]].
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See our separate [[Key bindings|key bindings]] article.
  
 
[[Category:Players]]
 
[[Category:Players]]
 
[[Category:Install Instructions]]
 
[[Category:Install Instructions]]

Revision as of 08:30, 8 May 2007

Xp-flag-32x32.png Platform-dependent information: Win32.

The following passage contains information that is specific to Windows operating systems.

Introduction

This article explains how to install official releases and semi-official compiled SVN snapshots for Win32.

Download and installation

  • Download the latest stable version from the download section.
  • Start the downloaded installer (selfextracting 7zip archive)
  • Install FIFE to a location of your choice, e.g.:
C:\FIFE

Working with Fallout content

If you want to use FIFE with content of the Fallout 1 or Fallout 2, please read our "working with Fallout content"-guide.

Testing FIFE

Information about how to test FIFE can be found in our how to launch FIFE article.

Key bindings of the current release

See our separate key bindings article.