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This article provides the various steps required to get Trainz installed and up and running. There are links to other articles for each step required. STEP 1: Check your system meets the minimum specifications for Trainz: A New Era here [https://support...
Water colour is changed on a per route basis by following these steps: Edit Environment > Time Tab Click on Water Colour Preview Adjust the R,G,B colour dials Tip: set the dials to between 7 o'clock and 11 o'clock for best results To adjust the w...
Add the Quickdrive Rule to your session by clicking on the Edit Session icon on the top menu bar. Edit the Quickdrive Rule to adjust which items show in the Quickdrive menu when it appears.
PC USERS To find out your system specification, you need to run a program called dxdiag * Click on the Windows Start Menu, type in dxdiag and click on dxdiag under the Programs heading. * The diagnostic tool appears in a new window and may take a ...
The "Standard" Edition includes four routes, and over 10,000 items of content. The Deluxe Edition contains four additional routes that can be downloaded in-game. This takes the total to almost 15,000 assets including over 50 locos, and 350 items of ...
All Downloadable Content (DLC) for TANE is downloaded and installed seamlessly in-game [http://support.trainzportal.com/in-gamedownloadwindow]. There are no downloads required from the Simulator Central store or serial numbers required. You must log in ...
This article provides a step by step guide to using the Online Patch Installer found at the TANE SP1 Patching Page [http://www.trainzportal.com/pages/tane-sp1-patching]. * Download the Patch Installer from the link above * Select the downloaded file...
Payware routes cannot be edited or cloned, but importantly, new Sessions can be created for these routes. Click Sessions > Create Session to make your own new session for built-in and payware routes. For earlier TANE builds, certain aspects were tied ...
For TANE, the link to the 250+ page manual is Launcher > File > View PDF Manual. This PDF file is searchable in order to quickly find the functionality you are looking for.
The following specifications show the minimum requirement in order to run Trainz: A New Era. To find out your system specifications, please read this article [https://support.trainzportal.com/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/38/12/finding-your-syst...
T:ANE has been designed to be backwards compatible with the majority of content from previous versions of Trainz so it is possible to import your content from TS12 (or previous versions) into T:ANE (and even from one build of TANE into a new one). It is...
Trainz allows users to create and share content. Errors and warnings enable both content creators and end-users to identify if content has any issues that could cause items to behave incorrectly or affect performance in-game. Warnings are just that...
We recommend searching for and downloading content using the included Content Manager in Trainz. Use the following steps to search for content: 1) Open Content Manager by clicking on 'Manage Content' on the launcher screen. 2) Select the 'Download S...
For the download, please ensure that you do not have Gatekeeper set to block the install. Please use the following steps to do this: 1. Open "System Preferences" (via the dock, or via the Apple menu) 2. Open "Security ">TAGS: Gatekeeper, warning, un...
This article provides a step by step guide to installing Trainz: A New Era for Mac Box Editions. IMPORTANT NOTE: Your Mac version of TANE comes in the form of a .dmg file on a re-usable USB drive. It is important that you do not overwrite this file un...
Sometimes your database may become corrupted and affects built-in or DLC content. Generally, a standard Database Rebuild from Launcher > Developer > Rebuild Database will rectify the situation. To run an Extended Database Repair: * Click on 'Train...
If you start the game with post-processing on (which it is by default) you can change the slider and it will change the settings (and normally this is quite dramatic). Note that you need to close the settings window for the change to occur. If you w...
If you are running TANE on a Mac and your game is crashing, the Console app can help provide information to troubleshoot the problem. Applications > Utilities > Console > All Messages Find the Trainz related items around the time the crash happen...
Most versions of Trainz A New Era require an Internet connection at the time of install and can then be accessed without an Internet connection for up to 30 days. If you are offline for longer than that period, you will need to go online to gain authen...
The build number is shown in the T:ANE Launcher which opens when you first start Trainz A New Era. Tags: TANE, Update, Patch, Download, Service, Pack,
TANE has had many releases since the first Alpha build was released a year ago back in May 2014. The key builds and build numbers that we will be supporting moving forward are listed below. If your build number is not on this list, then it is an uns...
For Trainz A New Era, Downloadable Content (DLC) items ordered through SimulatorCentral will appear as "Available to Download" when you next start Trainz. No serial key is required and there is no SimulatorCentral/external download link available. Sta...
All users need to have their myTrainz details entered - open the Launcher and click on the Internet Tab to enter your details. Close the windows and restart TANE and the auto-prompt will appear if a patch is available. If you have the DRM-free version o...
Some issues are hard for us to resolve without seeing some more Mac OS X system details. To help us in this process, we may ask for logs from Console, a utility that tracks diagnostic information. Console is found in the Utilities folder, located in ...
MAC USERS: If you get an "Application is damaged" error when patching/installing on Mac, this is the result of a permissions issue. Please follow the instructions on this third party website: http://www.tech-recipes.com/rx/45404/mac-downloaded-app-is-d...
You can remove the patch window by either installing the new update, or if the update is a beta version, then by changing your update stream to public. To install the new update, simply follow the instructions on the screen. You may need to ensure 'disabl...