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"The system cannot find the file specified."

Aight real nigga hour here boys. I'm now using the proper gmod configuration for hammer now (the one in garrysmod\bin) and upon compiling the smallest and most elementary of maps I get this error: ** Executing... ** Command: "D:\Program...

2nd September 2016
by Woopdycow Go to last post
9 372
Art

RTS_6pl_Mountains

Critique me! I'm doing a map every few days in between working on my game. I have about 3-4 maps so far, however I change the theme and details in each iteration. This is the most polished one as of recently, my other maps don't even have light or a...

2nd September 2016
by Olek6043 Go to last post
1 311
Map

Problem with ladders

Here's the problem: On the original map, downloaded via Steam Workshop, everything is okay with them, but when I decompile map, I see that the ladder is a brush that has toolsnodraw texture and is tied to func_ladder and is straight next to another...

2nd September 2016
by uniquename Go to last post
3 305
Help

[Error] Sometimes Black Props and Doors

Here you can see the black Props on ttt_community_bowling_v5a, i dont know why that happend. Sometimes the Props are black, sometimes not. Like here: most oft the Time, i only have to move the Props for a few millimeters to make them looking...

1st September 2016
by Maclman Go to last post
3 342
Map

gm_thewall - Pink Floyd's The Wall stage show, coming soon to GMod! ( 2 Last )

- we came in? EINS! ZWEI! DREI! HAMMER! So you, thought you, might like to, go to the show? Pink Floyd’s legendary concert, film and stage show has entertained music fans for over thirty years, and now it arrives on Source for the first time, bigger and...

1st September 2016
by TRLEChippers Go to last post
68 9,079
Help

HAMMER: Strange glitchy geometry

I'm currently making a Map for my Garry's Mod gamemode, and I created a whole in a roof but a piece of the roof remains? I can't see it in Hammer and it has no collisions in-game. If anyone could help me remove or at least identify what it is, that would...

1st September 2016
by BoneZed Go to last post
4 364
Request

NMRIH maps

I was wondering if someone can port the maps from HL2 mod No More Room In Hell , i saw a couple of maps that looks pretty awesome and great for scenes

1st September 2016
by Element45 Go to last post
8 742
Request

What is this cave?

So I have seen this cave on about 3 maps but I cant get its vmf as the files are protected from decompiling, does anyone know how to get this cave or another good looking one? Or do I have to make my own one x( http://imgur.com/a/zzn3q

31st August 2016
by Moltard Go to last post
1 295
Help

What design features should a territory capture/defend map have?

I'm wondering about the layout of a map that fits a territory capture game mode where two or more teams battle each other to take and hold each other's territory. Example of this functionality on my shitty test map:...

31st August 2016
by nedredl Go to last post
4 469
Help

Need help with a sky_camera problem.

In short, my sky_camera captures an entire map, redrawing it in the 3D skybox. Already I tried to create several layers of skybox, separate the camera box with areaportal. Here are some screenshots: I hope you can help me with this problem and its...

31st August 2016
by Moltard Go to last post
6 392
Help

Trees in hammer

Hello facepunch, So i want to have trees on my map, but i cant find any (im using gmod hammer) but i've seen maps in gmod with trees. So how can i have trees on my map? (like pine trees or something like that)

31st August 2016
by AeonCastle Go to last post
11 538
Question

CSGO - My map's VMF is now empty

So I've been working on a map named de_heritage and me and my housemate have put a lot of thought and work in to the skeleton of the map, but I've just sat down to open the VMF and none of my brushes, props, decals, displacements - nothing at all that...

31st August 2016
by geogzm Go to last post
4 416
Help

Hammer does not overwrite BSP file

Hello facepunch people, i have a problem with my map. When i try to compile and run it, the map doesnt update Here's the log ** Executing... ** Command: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\GarrysMod\bin\vbsp.exe" ** Parameters: -game...

30th August 2016
by TrolEjny Go to last post
2 272
Help

What is this map?

So I remember playing on a map with my brother in some HL2 based game wich might have been HL2DM or Synergy. The map was some under construction tower industrial deathmatch area with hl2 weapons scattered everywhere. I do not have any screenshots of it....

30th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
2 329
Question

I tryind to find map from 2007-2009

Hello! In 2007-2009 i played on a build server with unique map. Original map screenshots i cant fin but i made something look like it. Maybe someone remember it and can say name of this map or give a link? Also this...

30th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
3 629
Map

Microbrush 3 ( 2 3 4 Last )

Hello.  In continuation of this thread, I would like to mention that I am now working on a successor to that old editor. I already made a couple attempts at this, but none worked out until I set a different scope and made a little Minecraft editor....

30th August 2016
by Shrinker42 Go to last post
142 14,217
Question
30th August 2016
by TheGroovyAce Go to last post
0 243
Help
30th August 2016
by Olek6043 Go to last post
0 251
Help

Moving wall - make it short and simple

I'm trying to make a wall that goes from point A to B. A is at the bottom and B is at the top. I got func_elevator with top and bottom positions I got two tracks connected to each other - top to bottom I got two buttons How am I supposed to tell...

30th August 2016
by taz0 Go to last post
1 276
Help

Where would the best place to learn Hammer be?

I've recently started getting into mapping with hammer, and at the moment I've been using the valve wiki to find out how to map, are there any other tutorials that will be better? Can you guys tell me how you learnt hammer? Thank you!

30th August 2016
by Barbarian887 Go to last post
7 728
Post Your

need lodging design ideas for futuristic metropolis themed map

the map im working on is a futuristic city. so all metal and concrete, gloomy colours only broken my the metal wasp stripe hazard texture here and there. i have made a few houses but deleted them because i didnt find them fitting. does anybody have any...

30th August 2016
by Firetornado Go to last post
13 1,640
Help

Compile Error???

So this is my compile log, and I cnnot see anything wrong at those coordinates, what is causing this? ** Executing... ** Command: "D:\Steam\steamapps\common\Half-Life 2\bin\vbsp.exe" ** Parameters: -game "D:\Steam\steamapps\common\Half-Life 2\hl2"...

29th August 2016
by Jcw87 Go to last post
4 316
Shitpost

Any semi new RP maps?

Specifically rp_downtown_v4_exl or any modified version of it. I like the layout and the suburbs but can't find any newer versions

29th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
11 1,158
Hobbies

Orange the New Black Lichfield Map! Work in progress!

Hi! I'm working on the making the set for oitnb in garry's mod! So far the Ghetto Dorms and Ghetto bathroom is in the game.. It's going to be a long time before release but I thought i'd introduce the community to my project! 25th August 2016 ...

29th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
4 755
Release

LCZ Mod - CS:GO CTF/DM Mod

LCZ Mod - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive mod which brings classic UT & Quake DM & CTF mechanics into the game Current version: 1.1, Last update: 29 Aug 2016 Download links at the bottom The mod is aimed at mappers and players interested in...

28th August 2016
by Lord Canistra Go to last post
1 699
Help

I need a map creator

Hello I need a good detailed map creator that could add some stuff into a map for darkrp, In the map I would like you (whomever the map creator may be) to add a forest area, a savanna area, a beach<-- Idea from another creator and lastly the asbestos mine...

28th August 2016
by ggmg42 Go to last post
13 743
Map

Map taking almost a day to compile.

I am working on a update to this map I am working on, "rp_lyolux" and the compile time just seems to take way too long. It took me 18 hours the one day before I just closed the compile process. I have tried to optimize my map back to front with hints and...

27th August 2016
by lyosea Go to last post
13 580
Map

Gm_Edventures [Release]

Embark on a new Edventure with the new update to the original Ed Edd n' Eddy! Overview The map is now over three times the size of the original and features a range of locations from the series, including: Cul de sac The lane Playground

27th August 2016
by TheHeroBilly Go to last post
6 1,897
Map

quick mapping question.

lets start with this-i was taught how to map, by a guy who has worked with source for 15 years. i know what im doing (for the most part) also real quick that description of the mapping section no we dont know how to make water brought a smile to my...

26th August 2016
by darpeyface Go to last post
4 320
Question

Roll Up Door model - how to get it to work?

How do I get the roll-up_door_full.mdl to change models so it can open up for survivors?

26th August 2016
by Framperton Go to last post
2 467
Question

GMod Tower - Lobby 2 mirror?

Ever since GMOD tower closed down, all the downloads related to it died aswell. Does anyone have a mirror to this really pretty map?

26th August 2016
by Ryu-Gi Go to last post
8 1,086
Help

How do I configure hammer for gmod

I have previously used hammer sdk with gmod but since have forgotten how to get it to work I don't own css or half life Is there any easy way to go about this, many or most tutorials are outdated on youtube *I have reinstalled all my gmod and...

26th August 2016
by bloodmasked Go to last post
2 273
Help

Good Industrial Sound Effects?

As title says, looking for some good industrial sounds. Machinery, alarms, klaxons. Everything.

26th August 2016
by Ryu-Gi Go to last post
4 532
Question

Why does this gametext keep flickering and not holding?

Hello. I am making an adventure map for Garry's Mod. I have made 4 game_texts in the map. They are set to hold text for 4 seconds. Here are the game_text settings. And here is what runs the texts. (You walk in the house and it activates texts like...

25th August 2016
by Moltard Go to last post
3 358
Work In Progress

why arent there more f-zero tracks?

during the development of my new map, i implemented a racetrack. but not your normal crappy scar user approved racetrack, i had a go at an f-zero style track. and ya know what? it is freaking so much fun im surprised how well it works out. the...

25th August 2016
by Vincentor Go to last post
3 527
Map

Fence effect becomes error on compile

So I made a fence by the beach/lake I made, but when I compiled the map it became an error, the model is models/props/de_tides/tides_fences_b.mdl and the entity is called prop_detail. I am using the CSS hammer aswell.

24th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
2 339
Help

How do I generate a NAV file?

Im running a custom map at the moment and when running nav_generate command on the server it makes the nav, and reloads the server. But the nav file doesnt appear in le files and it cannot find a nav file for the map. Why is this?

24th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
3 409
Help

curved arch?

i would like to make a half pipe moving along the side the outside of this curve how would i do this? thanks

23rd August 2016
by ROBOT EVAN Go to last post
2 375
Request

Looking for a Volunteer Mapper For a Half Life 2 Deathmatch Project

First of all, apologize for broken English and i know this could be (maybe) one millionth request you've seen in this forum. But i wanna try my luck. Also, i'm not really sure if it's a "HELP" post or a "request" one, so sorry if i put wrong post icon to...

23rd August 2016
by Baycosinus Go to last post
2 418
Question

What makes a good level editor?

I've recently started working on a small level editor for my game engine, and I'd like to collect some ideas before I proceed any further. Here's the current state: It's an ingame-editor written in Lua (Allows for easy modification), but just an...

23rd August 2016
by Silverlan Go to last post
14 1,134
Map

Model won't appear in-game and in hammer

Compile message: Setting CBaseEntity to non-brush model models/props_c17/door02_double.mdl Though I'm pretty sure I added the model's textures before in its right folder but still didn't work nor appear.

23rd August 2016
by Humam Go to last post
4 460
Request

Average Cost for High Quality Mapper.

To Clarify. I am not as of right now, searching for a mapper to perform some sort of godly work, and I myself do not use SDK Hammer, and the other tools that a mapper may use. I lack the creativity, and general skill that a mapper would use, and haven't...

23rd August 2016
by Clientside Go to last post
6 557
Photos

gm_cityrail W.I.P. ( 2 3 4 5 .. 23 24 25 26 Last )

Cityrail is a modern train-build map started by oskutin who then lost interest so I continued it. But at the moment it's more of a two-person project so both of us contribute. It takes place in south Finland, containing hopefully several kilometres of...

WebOfTrust Thread has images 1 people are reading this thread x 1 Mapping King x 173
23rd August 2016
by Kickin Balls Go to last post
1,033 74,991
Help

GMOD: I need a mapmaker for my garry's mod server.

I need a person who can make maps and or edit maps. I can pay you a price you cant turn down. Contact me on steam or here for more details. http://steamcommunity.com/profiles/76561198176948746/ (SWRP Maps)

23rd August 2016
by Adguy Go to last post
4 498
Request

REQUEST : NeoTokyo HDR Map (Disengage)

I'm in the middle of making something in Source Filmmaker. I want to use the map nt_disengage_ctg from NeoTokyo for it. Sadly, like all NeoTokyo maps, it does not have HDR lighting enabled (High Dynamic Range). I tried decompiling it myself and...

22nd August 2016
by benoski Go to last post
0 351
Question

LEFT 4 DEAD: Can you create breakable walls that L4D zombies can break if it's positioned face down?

I was wondering if Left 4 Dead zombies have the capability of breaking through walls if it's positioned face down? A lot of the walls on my map have slopes or uneven surfaces so I'm trying to create alternative entrances that zombies can break through.

22nd August 2016
by GoldenCumfart Go to last post
5 637
Map

SE1_DECALS

I've been trying to know what game this folder is from. Would appreciate if anyone could tell me where this folder is at.

21st August 2016
by Humam Go to last post
2 373
Work In Progress

[WIP] rp_rapture_kashmir

Hi, I'm sorry for my bad english but i'm french.. I'll show you a map under development, as you will surely understand all rapture takes place. It will be a deathmatch map, after this short presentation will follow the images, so you have an...

21st August 2016
by Portugalotaku Go to last post
10 1,566
Question

Creating a Glowing orb of light

I'm trying to create a glowing orb of light inside a dark room and I thought I'd ask if env_sun works as glowing orb especially if it's inside a building?

21st August 2016
by Richard Simmons Go to last post
1 343
Map

Need help finding a map

The map from this MrSark Prop Hunt video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7igp_QwyJow I've spent weeks looking all over garrysmod.org, searching Google, looked on the Gmod workshop on Steam, and asked countless friends and fellow players, in addition...

21st August 2016
by kevinmd88 Go to last post
3 473
Lua

Get Hammer Entity properties with lua

I tried for quite a while and also checked the wiki aswell as searching the forums but i had no luck so far. In Hammer i created an entity called "garage_panel" and i gave it a property called "Target" with the value "garage_door_1". Iin lua i need...

20th August 2016
by Brookelyn Go to last post
2 357
Help

MAX_CHANNELS issue

Hi, I've found a problem with a map (rp_sectorc_beta) that wasn't here before. Indeed the map have lot of problems with sounds, for example when you open the door it doesn't make any sounds, some loop sounds doesn't occur, some event sounds doesn't play....

20th August 2016
by annilator3000 Go to last post
6 560
Map

Chunks of map dissapearing

So I decompiled the map called rp_downtown_v4c_v4_sewers from the workshop and added this beach to it: When I ran the map many textures were gone/glitched and huge chunks of the entire map was just gone out of nowhere, what is causing this? The...

20th August 2016
by Beefdroid Go to last post
14 520
Beta

[CSGO] AR_Picnic (beta)

a arena rats map of a picnic. This map will be improved in the next iteration based on player feedback. I hope to playtest on a few servers so if it get's hosted, let me know!

19th August 2016
by VaSTinY Go to last post
4 553
Help

Immense lag.

I've been working on large maps for many games such as Team Fortress 2. But most of the time when the base of my map is finished ( Simple geometry , a lot of dev textures ) Hammer starts to freeze and crash alot making it very hard to work. I have...

19th August 2016
by 1 Duck Go to last post
5 399
Help

Experiencing unusual compile time

I'm somewhat new to mapping so bear with me. When I am compiling my map I usually have to wait 1-2mins for it to compile and then load the map I have gone through the compile log and I have no clue as to what is causing this ...

19th August 2016
by AGoose Go to last post
8 490
Help

Particles help

I tried adding a custom particle I made to one of my maps - for the first time might I add - and it renders very strangely. It only appears every now and then as well as being a lot bigger than I had expected even after scaling it down in the particle...

19th August 2016
by Joshpai Go to last post
0 263
Map

Exite Portal Challenge remake

If you played Gmod 9.0.4 or Exite in 2006/2007, you'll surely know what this is. This map is a complete port of gm_portal_challenge, a map that was designed to emulate Portal well, before Portal. This map was filled with many unique chambers that are...

18th August 2016
by efflucas Go to last post
3 951
Request

Map request - Beach/island

Hi, if anyone knows of maps similar to these pictures please could you share them? I know this might a a big thing to ask but if you know of any, please share! Thank you :D This is Barry Island in Wales, UK Here's another part of it! Thanks...

17th August 2016
by ItsBlazertron Go to last post
2 743
Help

logic timer use

Hi Guys; i wish edit logic_timer without hammer or any editors. i tried bspsource but lighting bugs and many bugs visible in my map. pls give anythink Note : CS : GO

16th August 2016
by knife672 Go to last post
8 469
Map

error map

I tried to make a map to source filmmaker but I am getting this error: ** Executing... ** Command: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\Source SDK Base 2013 Singleplayer\bin\vbsp.exe" ** Parameters: -game "C:\Program Files...

16th August 2016
by dib91 Go to last post
8 688
Help

How To Edit BSP Files Without Hammer Editor?

How To Edit BSP Files Without Hammer Editor? 15th August 2016 someone reply it? 15th August 2016 pff :(

15th August 2016
by Moltard Go to last post
4 461
Help

VBSP not building .bsp file

vbsp log is as such. ** Executing... ** Command: "c:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\common\sourcesdk\bin\ep1\bin\vbsp.exe" ** Parameters: -game "c:\Program Files (x86)\steam\steamapps\common\neotokyo\mapping" "c:\program files...

15th August 2016
by taz0 Go to last post
4 576
Question

How do I compile my map WITH custom sounds and materials?

Hello. I'm sorry I'm asking alot of questions, I'm new to Hammer and have learned lots but haven't gotten around to this.. So for example, when people do this for their maps, they have their custom sound folder and materials folder. I try doing the...

15th August 2016
by GoldenCumfart Go to last post
5 719
Help

Making a cinema in an RP map.

Hey. So i was trying to build a cinema in a RP map. Everything goes great and the whole cinema is done. But when i try to flash my flash light on it, it wont reflect any light at all. Not even the projector for my cinema addon.

14th August 2016
by ROBOT EVAN Go to last post
13 930
Map
14th August 2016
by ROBOT EVAN Go to last post
3 431
Map

How do I cut this edge?

Im trying to cut this edge off on the sidewalk, how do I do this?

14th August 2016
by OfficerLamarr Go to last post
6 551
Question

queries about optimization

first one, func_detail. what is the most efficient way to use this? so far i have been making entire buildings 1 big func_detail (except doors and other entities) thinking it is easier on rendering. or am i completely wrong about that? second, area...

13th August 2016
by GoldenCumfart Go to last post
3 762
Games

Cold Village

Hello everyone! After a while the launch of my map on garrys mod workshop , I want to do an update and want ideas on what I should add to it to get even better :) My map: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=732692331

13th August 2016
by Lemint Go to last post
6 798
Question

Possible for a map to crash if its not on a certain IP/server?

Is it possible for a map to crash if its not on a certain IP/server? Looking to protect custom maps.

12th August 2016
by Moltard Go to last post
16 906
Tutorial

Smooth curved and sloped roads using displacements

Here's a quick guide on how to create smoothly curving roads using displacements. In my experience, this method is much faster and easier than working with traditional brush-based roads. Additionally, it reduces the number of texture seams and it's a bit...

03C0 Thread has images Mapping King x 109
11th August 2016
by Knifey Go to last post
38 8,367
Help

Disappearing Brushes

I recently tried my hand at making a map. The following happened: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g91un1NhvA (Take note that walls that fail to be drawn in the 3d view also disappear from 2d views. Please forgive the atrocious video quality.) ...

10th August 2016
by Csp499 Go to last post
2 465
Help

Odd lighting errors

I've been getting random light sources appear in my map, I notice that they are the same colour as the environment light so it's possible that for some reason brushes are not blocking light correctly? My map is very large and has almost filled the brush...

10th August 2016
by Jonwfw Go to last post
2 399
Help

Map Compile Error

On map compile bsp throws a qhull precision error, the map does load in game but rad takes the map as stale and wont compile it. I am using O3C0s func_detail_blocker modified VBSP and the map compiles normally using the garrysmod bsp compiler(with detail...

10th August 2016
by taz0 Go to last post
1 380
Map

de_supply

Hello! I've been working on my my de_supply for a year and a month now and I'd like to hear what you think! I know I'm no professional and I know that many of you will think it's really amateur-ish, but I enjoy playing on it. The map is a bomb/defuse map...

10th August 2016
by snaipers96 Go to last post
2 717
Work In Progress

RP_NewYork ( 2 Last )

Hello people of the facepunch community, i'm back (again) bringing to you yet another New York map, accept this map is a bit different, when i first started mapping i was told to build things that are in real life, after months of recreating my house and...

9th August 2016
by Borris_Squad Go to last post
62 6,768
Stupid

Making seats sitable?

How do i make it so you can sit in chairs and benches in source SDK?

8th August 2016
by Stiffy360 Go to last post
5 1,536
Help

How to create this weird form in Hammer editor

I don't have any idea how to do this form in hammer

7th August 2016
by Timrai Go to last post
6 734
Help

I need help with lighting Issues.

So I have edited and rp_ map and after I get done with editing and compile, the map is just fullbright. I have tried full compiling, but nothing works. any fixes?

7th August 2016
by TheBloodyNine Go to last post
3 432
Help

Need someone to do a map edit [will pay]

Heyo, I need someone to do a very very basic edit to cinema_theatron, that i cant do on my own due to time constraints. I am willing to pay a reasonable sum of money for the map edit, just add me on steam for further details.

6th August 2016
by EdvardSchnitz Go to last post
3 572