How to Import Ragdoll Models to "Garry's Mod"

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"Garry's Mod" is a popular game that allows players to use the objects and characters from "Half-Life 2" to create their own worlds. The game comes with plenty of models, but players often want to expand their selection by adding other ragdoll models, such as the characters from "Left 4 Dead." Adding ragdoll models requires minimal modding experience, but the models will need to be in a .VTX file format.

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  • WinRAR

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    Download character models with "Garry's Mod." These ragdoll models are typically found on modding sites, or can be found with any search engine.

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    Extract the files with WinRAR to "C:\Program Files\steam\steamappsusername\garrysmod\garrysmod."

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    Start "Garry's Mod" from the "Start Menu," or from the Steam menu.

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    Load a saved game, or start a new one from the main menu.

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    Press "Escape" to bring up the editing menu.

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    Click the "Browse" tab at the bottom of the screen. A drop-down menu will appear with several of the game's folders listed.

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    Click on "garrysmod" to see the new ragdoll character models.

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    Click on the model to make the ragdoll appear.

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