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Picked upload! Recolours for the "Wooden Stairs" (recolourable modular stairs)

by Numenor Posted 25th Mar 2005 at 5:23 PM - Updated 9th Nov 2005 at 11:11 PM by Numenor
89 Comments / replies (Who?) - 24 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks Posts
This is a new mesh recolour, and means that you will need to download the particular mesh itself in order for this to show up in your game. See the Meshes Needed section or read the text for more information.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
IMPORTANT: in order to use these recolours, you have to download the "Recolourable Wooden Modular Stairs" from this thread.

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05 JULY - MissPiggi has added 8 wood and 20 marmor recolours

08 JUNE - Luslipz73 has added a white recolour

28 MAR - JWoods has created a cherry wood recolour

27 MAR - JustMoi has added 14 wooden and stone recolours

27 MAR - Buntah has added her natural wood recolour

26 MAR - Dewshine has added 4 trashed wood recolours

25 MAR - Here are a couple of recolours I've made for my recolourable Wooden stairs: a red wood one and a worn black version.

In case you want to create additional recolours for these stairs (I hope so! ), I've prepared a useful template that you can use to understand which parts of the textures will apply to which part of the mesh.

Please, post in this thread all the recolours you make for the Wooden modular stairs.

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Numenor_DeckStairs_blackWorn.rar 15.0 KB 20,425 25th Mar 2005
Numenor_DeckStairs_redwood.rar 19.2 KB 16,946 25th Mar 2005
Numenor_DeckStairs_TEMPLATE.rar 57.4 KB 10,945 25th Mar 2005
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Meshes needed! This download requires one or more meshes to work properly. Please check the Description tab for information about the meshes needed, then download them below:
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract: Use WinRAR (Windows) or Stuffit (Mac) to extract the .package file(s) from the .rar or .zip file(s).

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Windows Vista/7/8: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\

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4. Place in Program Files: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your appropriate Install folder:
  • Windows XP: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files(x86)\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Origin: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection\Fun with Pets\SP9\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Mac: APPLICATIONS FOLDER -> THE SIMS 2 -> TSDATA -> RES -> CATALOG


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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 1:32 AM
Thanks! It is very cool that you went ahead and started this for the stairs! I love what you are doing and please continue doing this for the rest! I hope I'm not asking too much!
Slacker of Immense Slackness
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#3 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 3:16 AM
Whooo thanks heaps for the template!!

<:3))~~ Loverat
"In some cultures what I do is considered normal"

www.loverat.net Check it out for other recolours & lot uploads =D
Lab Assistant
#4 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 9:12 AM
Wow! Great! Thank you! But where is the red part of the texture?

LuciferĀ“s Angel
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 10:16 AM
Thanks a stack
Templates ALWAYS most welcome
Public Enema #2
#6 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 10:46 AM
o0oh did i miss this? Thats the stair used for the Delta House Frat. Most definetly needs a trashed recolor :D
Forum Resident
THANKS POST
#7 Old 26th Mar 2005 at 6:07 PM Last edited by dewshine : 26th Mar 2005 at 6:10 PM.
Okay...4 trashed wood stairs....or just worn for the deck with no waterproofing....Hope you like them. :D

http://www.modthesims2.com/attachme...achmentid=46039
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 27th Mar 2005 at 6:26 AM Last edited by buntah : 27th Mar 2005 at 6:29 AM.
Hey Numenor ... it took me FOREVER to find this thread....I may be wrong, but I would expect recolors of stairs to be in the "Recolored BUILD mode" section instead of the new object section ;-)

Anyhoooo...here's my first contribution....I just loooove natural woods so I made these for my natural wood kitchen.

Thanks so much for color enabling these for us, you genius you!

P.S. Love those trashy stairs, Dewshine!!
Screenshots
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: zip buntahnaturalwoodstairs.zip (17.8 KB, 2736 downloads)
The ModFather
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Original Poster
#9 Old 27th Mar 2005 at 9:27 AM
How many wonderful recolours! Thanks!

LINDA: maybe you're right... I thought that the Build Recolours were for building items that were already in game (while in this forum the user knows that s/he must download a mesh package in order to use the recolours).
Anyway, I'm glad that you found this thread and that you posted your lovely recolour!
Forum Resident
#10 Old 27th Mar 2005 at 4:45 PM
Hi, you asked for recolours so here are my contributions to the wooden stairs. And thank you so much Numenor for making them available for recolouring!! As I mentioned in your other post I'm an old-fashioned kind-of-girl and adore wood (I went a little wood grain happy). Hope you like them.

They work in my game but please let me know if you have any problems with them in your game. Each file is an individual *.package file and screenshots are included in the zip. Thanks.
Screenshots
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File Type: zip justmoi_WoodenStairs_RecoloursSet01.zip (1.17 MB, 11012 downloads)

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Forum Resident
#11 Old 27th Mar 2005 at 5:22 PM
justmoi, they are beautiful! thank you so much.
Field Researcher
#12 Old 27th Mar 2005 at 5:34 PM
Thanks to all of you (Numenor for developing this; dewshine, buntah, and justmoi for your great recolors). It is great to finally be able to recolor these stairs!
Mesh Maestro
#13 Old 28th Mar 2005 at 5:09 AM
Recolor's always make for some fun... I do not usually do to many but this was to tempting not to do.. Here is a cherry re-color for your viewing and download if you like... Thanks for making the package and allowing us to create these...
Screenshots
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: rar Numenor_DeckStairs_main_JW_Recolor_Cherry.rar (15.9 KB, 2799 downloads)

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Test Subject
#14 Old 30th Mar 2005 at 2:31 AM
can someone make a stone grey and a stone white recolor? i would but i already tried and im no good at it thanx
Slacker of Immense Slackness
retired moderator
#15 Old 30th Mar 2005 at 3:32 AM
Oh you guys pure sex on the recolours ty!! Well, Ill never build a single story lot again

<:3))~~ Loverat
"In some cultures what I do is considered normal"

www.loverat.net Check it out for other recolours & lot uploads =D
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 31st Mar 2005 at 5:03 PM
Thanks to you, Numenor, I enjoy my game so much more! Thank you all for the great recolors!!
Field Researcher
#17 Old 1st Apr 2005 at 4:08 PM
Great Job everyone! Numeror. I have a question. How did you get that foundation like that. it looks like 2 regular ones on top of each other.(Not the stairs) Anyway i love them...!
Field Researcher
#18 Old 1st Apr 2005 at 4:09 PM
Sorry about the spelling mistake
The ModFather
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Original Poster
#19 Old 2nd Apr 2005 at 7:08 AM
To have a foundation like that, I have raised the terrain by 4 clicks, built the foundation on top and then leveled the terrain again.
Scholar
#20 Old 2nd Apr 2005 at 1:00 PM
Thanks to each of you here for this generous contribution to the game. There are so many talented people here. Thanks so much! I LOVE MTS!!! :D
Test Subject
#21 Old 3rd Apr 2005 at 4:51 PM
thanks for the zip file
Thanks for recoloring to a zip file. I always say there is not enough build items. I've been hoping that someone will recolor the railwayfencing to look like steel beams. Thanks :smash:
Field Researcher
#22 Old 5th Apr 2005 at 3:27 AM
Fabulous! Thank you all so much!
Forum Resident
#23 Old 8th Apr 2005 at 3:58 AM
Thank you so much Numenor, I have soooo been wanting recolours of these stairs, You truly are a genius & just the bestest. LOL

Thank you so much to everyone else for all the great recolours, they are truly fantastic, I really do appreciate the time & talent all you wonderful people put into these things to make our game so much more enjoyable.
Test Subject
#24 Old 10th Apr 2005 at 5:30 PM
Thank you, Numenor and everybody else who did recolors! I can't wait to put them in my game!
Field Researcher
#25 Old 12th Apr 2005 at 3:08 AM
This is amazing! Thanks Numenor.

Justmoi, your work is awsome!
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