How-To Customize Your DayZ SA Vanilla Server

IN PROGRESS Without coding a number of features of DayZ can be configured and tweaked such at the loot table, vehicle spawns, zombies animals and more. Assuming the server is located in c:\dayzserver\ then the mission is in c:\dayzserver\mpmissions\dayzoffline.chernarusplus   db\types.xml [loot table for items spawns and item lifespan] Items (clothes, food, weapons, vehicles), Fruits,… Read More How-To Customize Your DayZ SA Vanilla Server

How-To Add Mods To Your DayZ SA Vanilla Server

Download mods from Steam -> Community -> Workshop -> DayZ By default mods will be located in c:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\workshop\content\22100\<publishedid> publishedid shows as id in the URL of the website or steam app when you are viewing the mod. Open the mod directory and then edit the file “meta.cpp” You’ll see publishedid and name (of… Read More How-To Add Mods To Your DayZ SA Vanilla Server

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Locations

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle spawn location are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_locations – Sets of vehicle locations vehicle_spawns – List of all vehicles as well… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Locations

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Damage

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle damage (hitpoints) are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_hitpoints – Sets of vehicle part names as well as minimum and maximum… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Damage

How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Inventory

If you haven’t read “Understanding Vehicles in the Database“, now is a good time. The 3 tables related to vehicle inventory are: object_data – Stores information about all vehicles and player created objects (tents, stashes, sandbag walls, tank traps, walls, gates, tripwires, etc) vehicle_inventory –  Sets of vehicle inventory items and as well as minimum and maximum… Read More How-To Change Vehicle Spawn Inventory