amcolash

Visual KotOR GUI Editor (KGE)

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After looking around on the forums, I realized that editing the GUI of KotOR (and possibly TSL) is quite painful and most people use K-GFF (very great tool, but not visual). I then found xoreos-tools (part of xoreos - a very cool open source project).

So this weekend, I started up making my own version of a tool which should help a lot with the process of laying out things nicely. The project is not fully complete, but it is ready for some beta testing!

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A few features so far

- Visual display of all images (I think) + bounding boxes

- Supports drag + drop / resize

- Nested view for only what you care about (cleaner than K-GFF)

- Cross-platform - works on linux / windows / mac (with caveats)

- Light / Dark Mode for all of you who look at too many bright things (like I do)

 

Getting Started Guide: https://github.com/amcolash/kotor-gui-editor/blob/master/README.md

Release Page: https://github.com/amcolash/kotor-gui-editor/releases

Source Code: https://github.com/amcolash/kotor-gui-editor

 

Changelog

0.0.4 (9/17/2020): First Public Release 

 

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Edited by amcolash
Fixed screenshots, add first release/docs
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Does this tool allow you access to change the ui color? I have tried in the past ..only to discover some seem to be hard coded..where you cant change the color.

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Yeah, the way the original game create the UI is a bit...meh. It's mostly hardcoded and the GUI files are only read to apply some styling afterwards. Though I can't really tell you outright which things are changeable and which aren't.

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I really am not too sure on if the color controls will work, but I do know that they are present in the editor right now! Just need to write up some notes / docs on how to use on mac (there are issues with catalina) and then I think I'll be set to release.

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Just updated the 1st post with release info for those who are following the thread! Let me know if you run into issues. I linked to docs + the downloads.

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