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RA2 & YR Maps - A ginormous collection of maps!

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i got it to work, it seem that i was trying to run the color ins 16bit which was throwing every thing off. also if any where hears form firecom3 he was looking for some of my maps, im on5lau9h7 form days past or the creator of the rawr maps. if he still wants i remade 2 of them and going to do the rest soon enough 

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I'd like to fill the first page with as many links as possible to websites with RA2/YR maps, whether they be skirmish, campaign, survival... whatever. So feel free to post some links so that I can add them, thanks ;).

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49 minutes ago, Lucifer_MS said:

is there any way i can apply this to huge maps folder ? i can't do it one by one for 100 maps :(

Apply what?

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Sorry but I have no idea. It's weird that the rendering program only allows one file at a time. Nice tool (the only map renderer for RA2/YR as far as I know) but having this restriction is kinda annoying. I guess you'll have to render your maps one at a time (which you've probably already done by now :P ).

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16 hours ago, Lucifer_MS said:

is there any way i can apply this to huge maps folder ? i can't do it one by one for 100 maps :(

Well... for those still interested, I figured out a way... (for Win 7, but it should be similar for Win 8 and 10)

 

Open up Command Prompt (in admin mode to avoid problems):

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Click Start -> type: cmd -> right click cmd.exe -> click "Run as administrator"

Add RA2 & TS Map Renderer's folder to PATH:

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In Command Prompt, type: path=%path%;(RA2 & TS Map Renderer folder). Example:

c:\>path=%path%;c:\games\ra2tsmaprenderer [ENTER]

Now go to your RA2/YR maps folder that you want to convert:

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cd (RA2/YR maps folder). Example:

cd c:\games\ra2\maps [ENTER]

Finally, type (or copy/paste):

  • for %m in (*.mpr,*.map,*.yrm) do cncmaps.renderer -i"%m" -j -s [ENTER]

This will convert all the maps in the folder that you chose into jpegs, with tiled starting positions. To see other options, type:

  • cncmaps.renderer /help
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On 9/21/2017 at 8:23 PM, fir3w0rx said:

Well... for those still interested, I figured out a way... (for Win 7, but it should be similar for Win 8 and 10)

 

Open up Command Prompt (in admin mode to avoid problems):

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Click Start -> type: cmd -> right click cmd.exe -> click "Run as administrator"

Add RA2 & TS Map Renderer's folder to PATH:

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In Command Prompt, type: path=%path%;(RA2 & TS Map Renderer folder). Example:

c:\>path=%path%;c:\games\ra2tsmaprenderer [ENTER]

Now go to your RA2/YR maps folder that you want to convert:

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cd (RA2/YR maps folder). Example:

cd c:\games\ra2\maps [ENTER]

Finally, type (or copy/paste):

  • for %m in (*.mpr,*.map,*.yrm) do cncmaps.renderer -i"%m" -j -s [ENTER]

This will convert all the maps in the folder that you chose into jpegs, with tiled starting positions. To see other options, type:

  • cncmaps.renderer /help

 

man ... where to write what ? can you just be more clear ?? 

i have RA2 folder in D:\Games\RA and the maps inside it

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1 hour ago, Lucifer_MS said:

man ... where to write what ? can you just be more clear ?? 

i have RA2 folder in D:\Games\RA and the maps inside it

I just re-read my post above but I can't really see how I can make it much clearer :P. You did click "Reveal hidden contents" in my post didn't you? If you did, how far do you get:

  1. Opening Command Prompt (cmd)
  2. Adding RA2/YR Map Renderer to the PATH variable
  3. Changing Directory (cd) in cmd
  4. Copy-pasting into cmd?
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12 hours ago, fir3w0rx said:

I just re-read my post above but I can't really see how I can make it much clearer :P. You did click "Reveal hidden contents" in my post didn't you? If you did, how far do you get:

  1. Opening Command Prompt (cmd)
  2. Adding RA2/YR Map Renderer to the PATH variable
  3. Changing Directory (cd) in cmd
  4. Copy-pasting into cmd?

lol .. sorry bro i was not focusing well. i used the map renderer i found in RA2 game file not the one you linked here xD, now it's working thank you !

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9 minutes ago, Lucifer_MS said:

lol .. sorry bro i was not focusing well. i used the map renderer i found in RA2 game file not the one you linked here xD, now it's working thank you !

No problem. The renderer that came with the YR Client works the exact same way as well.

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5 minutes ago, fir3w0rx said:

No problem. The renderer that came with the YR Client works the exact same way as well.

one more question if you don't mind, so the whole thing am asking for is to edit some maps i have, mostly survival maps.

so the maps have names like "28827742..." and the renderer is producing screeshots with actual names, any idea how i can i make the renderer skip the map name and produce output based on input file ?? 

in other words, when i render the map "10.map", the screenshot name is "survival by X.jpg", can i force it to skip naming ? so the output be "10.jpg" ? or is there another app to change .map names ?

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25 minutes ago, Lucifer_MS said:

one more question if you don't mind, so the whole thing am asking for is to edit some maps i have, mostly survival maps.

so the maps have names like "28827742..." and the renderer is producing screeshots with actual names, any idea how i can i make the renderer skip the map name and produce output based on input file ?? 

in other words, when i render the map "10.map", the screenshot name is "survival by X.jpg", can i force it to skip naming ? so the output be "10.jpg" ? or is there another app to change .map names ?

Add -o"%m" to

  • for %m in (*.mpr,*.map,*.yrm) do cncmaps.renderer -i"%m" -j -s

So instead of that^, it's now...

  • for %m in (*.mpr,*.map,*.yrm) do cncmaps.renderer -i"%m" -j -s -o"%m"

 

I tried it just now but only with a few files so I'm not 100% sure. Let me know how you go :P.

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Just now, Lucifer_MS said:

worked like a charm ! thank you !!

Oh nice :), thanks for letting me know. Hopefully zzattack (Frank Razenberg) adds these features to his gui in his next update, instead of us having to manually type them in... grrrr.

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Hi
I have a problem with maps
I have two copies of Red Alert 2
The first one is old and has many maps and it does not work online
The second one is played online but has few maps
I have inside in the first version

A map I love very much and has many boxes

title.jpg.dd5118c6630ca081da73c17d27c0ff6b.jpg

map name

titled.jpg.513b92d0fa33b38a85ad26a8e8fc9a2d.jpg

 


26170004_10155214170109849_5309562506865223645_n.thumb.jpg.b2f344cc0eae27a77f1e2ce207a9b603.jpg

I did not find them anywhere on the Internet
When I move that map to the second version it works fine
But when playing online
A message appears
My copy is old and must be updated

Untitled.thumb.jpg.f38a936c2ce09f710c2d360df75f8428.jpg
Can anyone help me to play on that map online?
thank you

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I am new to this forum however I am one of the original RA2 players. Is this game still played online? I don't seem to be able to make a  connection with any other players. I have the original copy, the very first release that was pulled off the shelves. I also have a new copy from origins that I have been using on windows 10.  I haven't had good luck with alternative maps on this edition.

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Posting my (YR) custom maps from ages past here, per the advice of an upstanding member of this forum =p

Feel free to try, edit, or do whatever with them what you want. As said in my separate post, some of them might have overpowered spots etc, so it's probably worth taking a look at before using them in multiplayer (I didn't built them with pvp in mind methinks)

(Also they're in YRM/MPR format so probably need converting anyway)

4 isles.yrm a visit to the park.yrm base eraser.mpr easy to get.yrm grass city.yrm icey.yrm sand in your eyes.yrm yuri's outhouse.yrm

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