- 1 INTRODUCTION to rFsync | What for?
- 2 UPDATE CONTENT
INTRODUCTION to rFsync | What for?
.From a LMC 2016 install, you have to remove the directory Gamedata/Vehicles/LMC before doing first LMC 2018 synchronisation .Download all the content for ODS LMC: cars and track .Update this content afterwards simply with a new synch to avoid mismatches .Activate/deactivate RealfFeel plugin (a realfeel.ini file is available to download if needed) .Join our servers directly
STEP 1 | Installing a fresh copy of rFactor Lite
If you need to download rFactor Lite, it is available on ISI website. Download rFactor Lite At the end of the install, you will have to select the following options:
Select "Quality (DX9)". If you forget this step, you will able to select by launching rF config.exe file available in your rFactor directory. rFactor directory content after install:
Once installed, launch rFactor and create your driver profile (or copy it from an existing rFactor install).
STEP 2 | Downloading LMC_rfsync
Download rFsync ODS LMC 2018 A password will be asked when launching rFsync the first time, ask your team manager
STEP 3 | Installing LMC_rfsync
Unzip LMC_rfsync in your main rfactor directory
STEP 4 | Fixing your rfactor directory permissions
Fix permissions file will ensure the first synchronisation, the following script only fix permissions of your rfactor directory. Launch fixperms.bat located in rfsync directory as administrator before the first synch.
STEP 5 | Synchronizing your rfactor directory
Launch rFsync tool located in your rfactor directory (ODS_LMC2016-rFsync.bat), select your language and the password. Select Synchronize seasons into the Menu (using mouse or keyboard arrows and <return>) Tick the grids you want to participate Click "Synchronize" and files are being downloaded. Wait while downloading, it can several hours depending the download size and your available bandwith. Once Sync is successful, Click "Quit" Next times, if you encounter mismatches messages when joining the server or update is noticed by admins, do a new synch with rFsync.
STEP 6 | First Launch
At first launch of rFactor after the LMC install, you may have loading error messages, in such case, validate those messages and in rFactor go to mods and select LMC, then quit the game and launch it new, everything should be fine now.
To update the LMC content (cars&tracks), just do a new synch with rFsync.
- If you encounter a mismatch error message when joining LMC server, do a new synch first
- If something is broken in your install, do a new synch first
Launch rFsync tool located in your rfactor directory (ODS_LMC2016-rFsync.bat), select your language and the password. Select Synchronize seasons into the Menu (using mouse or keyboard arrows and <return>) Tick the grids you want to participate Click "Synchronize" and all content files for LMC will be checked and updated if needed. If a file contains inconsistency, it will be updated too. Once Synch is successful, Click "Quit"