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Where does Unit Viewer get unit data? - 9/28/2015 3:06:05 PM   
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Hi, I'm trying to get a complete list of the units from the EF module. The Unit Viewer seems to get a complete list from the obx files, but they seem to be encrypted. Is there a complete list of the data from the Unit Viewer in something like excel format?

I've got an excel list, but it is not complete. All I need for now is Russian and German (not Hungarian, Rumanian, etc).
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RE: Where does Unit Viewer get unit data? - 9/28/2015 3:22:56 PM   
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They are from the platoonXX.obx files, but the unscripted versions are the .oob files.

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RE: Where does Unit Viewer get unit data? - 9/28/2015 4:09:09 PM   
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Great, thanks. Is it fair to assume that all of the Russian platoons are in one file, and all of the German in another, or do I have to hunt and peck around all the files?

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RE: Where does Unit Viewer get unit data? - 9/28/2015 4:15:08 PM   
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Each country has its own set of files.

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RE: Where does Unit Viewer get unit data? - 9/28/2015 4:49:14 PM   
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Additional detail: Unit Viewer reads the unencrypted Platon##.oob files, not obx files.

Something very handy if you decide to play with the NoEncryption option, having modded platoon data. More info on modding units HERE.



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