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How to Move Custom Plants from Version 2 to Version 3

To save custom plant models 🌳🌼 created with Edit "Save As" in Version 2 - you MUST save a copy of your PreFab_User.dat file on your Desktop BEFORE updating to Version 3.

STEP 1: Create a Copy

It's easy to save a copy of this file:

  1. Right-click on the Windows icon and type This PC and press Enter
  2. Double-click on your C Drive (or the drive the software is installed on):
    • Double-click the Structure Studios Folder to open it.
    • Double-click the SE3D20 Folder
    • Double-click the Data Folder
    • Double-click the User Folder
  3. Once you are in the User Folder, right-click PREFAB_USER.dat and Press Copy:

Prefab_User

STEP 2: Save On Your Desktop

  1. Head back to your Desktop
  2. Right-click and press Paste:

Prefab_User_On_Desktop-1

STEP 3: Add to Version 3

  1. Once you are on Version 2021.1.1 place the PREFAB_USER.dat file on your desktop back into your C:\StructureStudios\SE3D20\data\user folder.
  2. All the 🌵🌳🌲🌼 models you saved in Version 2 will be ready in Version 3! 

Prefab_User