cSM Suite

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  1. twofive
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    I built this little cSM helper for me, maybe some of you might find it useful.
    If you dislike it, please don't flame me, as said I built it just for me, but I thought I share it with you [​IMG])

    It did a great job for me when creating twoSM, so I may help you, too.
    All predefined elements are in English (some OS-specific are German because my Vista is German).

    [​IMG]


    Download: http://www.wii-free.de/wad/system/csmsuite.zip
    You need to change the paths in the INI file before you can use it.

    When I was using it it was called "tool" and had hardcoded paths. I polished it a bit for you guys (INI stuff and so on ..) [​IMG]

    Have fun!

    -- twofive

    //EDIT:
    If you're on Vista and it's throwing an error, try running it in Admin mode, because it needs some Visual Basic OCXes it tries to load when they do not exist [​IMG]
    This is needed only once per system, I think.
     
  2. WiiBlaster

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    it keeps complaining about a Cxpibrowser.ocx Plugin file i can't read it cause its in German, I guess its because its messin it, anyways i'm having trouble locating this file off the net,
    This is on Vista by the way
     
  3. twofive
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    Oh, I forgot about those.
    Please redownload the package, they're now included.

    ---two

    //EDIT: If that doesn't fix it, try running it in Admin mode! (Right click -> Run as Administrator)
     
  4. WiiBlaster

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    Running has Admin Fixed the Problem Thanks
     
  5. WiiMonkey

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    what does it mean by

    Please define a valid folder in "csmsuite.ini".
    Use absolute paths, for example:
    C:\wii\csm

    please explain
     
  6. computerboy

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    Nice work. I'm also working on a tool a bit like that but it's in autoit
     
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    Change the INI
     
  8. twofive
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    It builds up two Windows Explorer-like frames, and you have to define the paths the frames show.
    For example:

    You want to edit your 0000045.app, so you set Frame one ("path1") to C:\wii \ 00045-app-out
    And you want to have your pictures in Frame two ("path2"), so you set it to C:\wii\csm-images

    ---twofive
     
  9. buby78

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    getting blazed
    ok so this should fix the problem with the time getting all fucked up?????
     
  10. twofive
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    Yep, this should bring some order into your cSM's [​IMG]
     
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    Cheers
     
  12. buby78

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    getting blazed
    does this work with tga?????
     
  13. twofive
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    This doesn't convert or do anything, it is only intended to keep some order.
    I can add a tool if you send it to me [​IMG]
     
  14. WiiBlaster

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    Well man Thanks I like this setup, it helps keeps everything, Organized
     
  15. WiiMonkey

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    DOnt get me wrong this is a handy tool to have but a gui csm maker would be awsome i would make it myself if i knew c++ but dont, keep up all the good work guys
     
  16. twofive
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    I don't have enough skills to do so [​IMG]
    But I wouldn't appreciate such tool, if that came out every noob would build it's own crap theme and quality themes will be hard to find...
     
  17. buby78

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    ok i guess im to high cause i cant figure it out. all i need to finish my csm is to change the time and some icons, but im fucking lost [​IMG] if you can help me out i will be very thankful!!!!! fuck my blunt went out!!!
     
  18. WiiShizzza

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    Great one!
    I also got a tool like this. I made it with VB net. it's that cheap and has only buttons, but works for deash, convert and yaz0enc...

    Some skilled programmer should bring out a real tool.

    respect to twofive!
     
  19. computerboy

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    Well I'm working on a tool that will:
    - decompress ASH files using ASH.exe by Crediar (already done check my sig)
    - encode ASH files using yaz0enc
    - replace a TPL
    - extract a .app
    - compress a .app

    All that just by ticking check boxes so that even n00bs will be able to make their own csm
     
  20. WiiMonkey

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    Nice one m8, would love to give that a shot