[messages] [Module Design] Same counter, two locations

Brent Easton b.easton at exemail.com.au
Thu Sep 14 02:54:52 CEST 2017

Play your module  and create a new game a layout scenario 1. Save it as
Repeat for scenarios 2 and 3, saving them as scenario2.vsav and

Now Edit your module, right-click on the top level component of the
module and select 'Add Pre-defined Setup'. Give it a name (Scenarios)
and click on the 'Parent menu?' button and save it.

You will now have a 'Pre-defined Setup' component in your module named

Right-click on Scenarios and select 'Add Pre-defined Setup'. Name it
'Scenario 1' and in the Saved game prompt, click the Select button and
select the scenario1.vsav file you created earlier. Save the component.

Repeat for Scenarios 2 and 3 and save your module.

Now Play your module again and under the File menu, there should now be
a menu option 'Scenarios' that now has 3 sub-menu options Scenario 1,
Scenario 2 and Scenario 3 which will load up the appropriate save game
ready to start the scenario. Copies of the 3 scenario vsav files have
now been copied into your module and will not be affected by any
external saving of the games in progress.

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