253 Pages

Changing flags in bf2

Based on tutorial by Kano

This tutorial will explain where everything is you need to change, as it is a bit complicated.

If you do all your editing in Photoshop, save as a 8888 dxt5 with 13 mip maps and alpha You will need to grab the following files and edit the flags accordingly.

Note: The file locations listed refer to your location of Battlefield 2. Most are located in:

C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\Battlefield 2

However, this location could be different on your system.

First the flags on the poles in game.

\mods\bf2\Objects\staticobjects\common\textures\flags_c.dds

Put in your mod in the same path as in bf2 after you have edited it in Photoshop.

Next the memeatlas this puts most of the little flags in the hud.

Put in your mod in the same path as in bf2 after you have edited it in photoshop.

scoreboard Flags

beyler

Put in your mod in the same path as in bf2 after you have edited it in photoshop.

Now the mini map.

Put in your mod in the same path as in bf2 after you have edited it in photoshop

lastly the join flags and end of round flags can be found here

flag_ch.png

flagLarge_ch.png

hugeflag_ch.png

flag_mec.png

flagLarge_mec.png

hugeflag_mec.png

flag_eu.png

flagLarge_eu.png

hugeflag_eu.png

flag_us.png

flagLarge_us.png

hugeflag_us.png


these files are actually dds's that are renamed png you can do the same or save them as png dosn't seem to matter. put them in your mod in the menu_client in same path as in bf2.

after that you will probable want to change the usmc,mec,china in the Localization\English this is found in the English.utxt as stated above. i you look above your see what your changing it's circled.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.