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Here's the executive summary:
newgrfin the TTD directory
.zipformat, unzip them. Make sure the
.grffiles go into the
.grffiles to either
newgrfw.cfg(Windows) in the TTD folder. Create that file if it doesn't exist.
Here is an example of a
newgrfw.cfg file, in this case for the Windows version of TTD.
For the DOS version, simply remove the "W" or "w" at the end of each name.
newgrf/newshipsw.grf newgrf/cargosetw.grf newgrf/dbsetw.grf newgrf/tempsetw.grf newgrf/signalsw.grf newgrf/elrailsw.grf newgrf/arcticsetw.grf newgrf/trkfoundw.grf
You can temporarily disable a graphics file by putting a hash mark, "#" in front of it in the configuration file. Also, some graphics files allow you to modify some of their options by putting numbers behind the graphics file. For more information, refer to the readme file that should have come with the specific graphics file.
For example, the DB set normally replaces all railway crossings with versions that have
gates instead of lights. If you don't want that, you can use the line
For other possibilities, refer to the readme files of each graphics file.