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War3 Model Editor

Submitted by Magos
This bundle is marked as approved. It works and satisfies the submission rules.
This Model Editor is not made by me, but is made by Magos.

War3 Model Editor is as the name suggests a Model Viewer and a Model Editor dedicated to Warcraft 3. It supports both loading and saving of .mdl and .mdx model formats which are used in Warcraft 3. It also supports .bmp, .tga, .png, .jpg, .jpeg, .pcx and .blp texture formats.

There is a buildt-in MPQ Browser that allows you to browse any MPQ archive, which also includes Warcraft 3 map files (.w3m and .w3x). The MPQ Browser has been optimized for speed and is very fast to load and use. The Browser is customizable so you can add/remove your own icons and filters.

Features
Features

* Model Viewer
* Model Editor
* Geoset Importing/Exporting
* Can save/load the model formats *.mdl and *.mdx
* Can save/load the texture formats .bmp, .tga, .png, .jpg, .jpeg, .pcx and .blp
* Can import other model formats (importers stored in DLLs)
* Ability to convert between the model formats
* Ability to convert between the texture formats
* MPQ Browser (very fast loading)
* Support for custom listfiles
* Support for custom MPQ filters & icons

Extras

* Loading Screen Creator
* A tool to create colored text for Warcraft 3

Supported Importers

* md2 (Quake 2)
* ms3d (Milkshape)


{UPDATE}
Hey people, it's Rui. I have updated the tool to v1.07 and added some keywords for searching. Enjoy!

Keywords:
warcraft, 3, III, magos, editor, model, war3, wc3
Contents

War3 Model Editor (Binary)

Reviews
Moderator
PurplePoot: Approved for extreme usefulness, whether as a mapper or a modeler.
  1. Clanzion

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    You can try using the disarm tool by Retera. Disarm v1.06
     
  2. Majid_Ne

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    It seems good ;)

    But I can't use it. Please make a video tutorial of it :oops:
     
  3. winter twilight

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    If any 1 have opening eror(can not open splat data.txt) don't extraxt it just buy hold and releaseing right click open winrar and extract it to >>c\programfile\modeleditor
    worked for me
     
  4. hiworm

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    It does its job for extracting and converting texture files (for editing)-very convenient.
     
  5. Null

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    When I click on the MPQ browser and then on the war3.mpq it says: unable to open: war3 model editor/war3.mpq
    idk what do do. Any help pls.
     
  6. Warseeker

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    If you're playing on patch 1.30 or newer, then you'll first need to extract the mpqs using a CascViewer.
     
  7. FatJonah

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    Very good program! Can still be used if you have CASCView
     
  8. Everlive

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    Team colour just shows black now and some models have "see-through" textures, you can fix it by modifying the materials and extracting the team colour textures and applying them directly. Just don't save the model.
    Here's hoping for an update when Reforged releases, maybe not to edit those models, they probably will work like SC2 models.
     
  9. John Melvic

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    Undoubtedly a great essential for any Warcraft III modder out there
     
  10. Ken Lenard Navarro

    Ken Lenard Navarro

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    I tried the model editor but the model is still black.
     

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  11. Warseeker

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    The texture is missing or could not be loaded. If you're playing on patch 1.30 or newer, you'll need to export the MPQ folders from the game using a CascViewer and put them inside the War3 Model Edtor folder.
     
  12. Cryze666

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    it says that d3dx9_35.dll could not be found is there any fix for it? (running win 10)
     
  13. Cryze666

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    tried, after that another error shows up. in short it says: "could not run (0xc000007b). press ok to close application."
     
  14. Warseeker

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    Try running the program as administrator or update your windows drivers.
     
  15. Cryze666

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    tried running as admin, same result
    idl what driver to update, tried to check for updates but everything is fine too :/

    under win 7 the tool worked fine for me ..
     
  16. pyf

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    You need to install the DirectX 9.0c Runtime for XP / Server 2003. Some of its files (including d3dx9_35.dll) are not included in Windows Vista/7/8.x/10.

    The easiest way to do so is to download and run the DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer:
    Download DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer from Official Microsoft Download Center


    This is what I have already written in this post on page 50 of this thread.
    :thumbs_down:
     
  17. Cryze666

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    thanks that helped!
    sorry to have you double post it, i did only read the last 2 pages to look for recent posts.
     
  18. pyf

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    You're welcome.

    Is the (0xc000007b) error still a thing now?