Vvmm's Trainz Tools
This application can be used to open or create TZarc files that are present in Trainz A New Era.
Now you can open and restore backups created by the game (from the backups folder), edit content directly from the local folder or transfer the content from local to TS12/2010/2009. The app allows batch operation with a single click.
It supports file association with TZarc files and adding them to the list by double-clicking. (Use the Open With... dialog to create association)
With CDP Explorer you can display the contents of CDP files before installing them and you can search if a CDP contains a certain asset (kuid). You can use drag&drop or 'open with' to open a CDP.
- Extract assets from CDP as separate files.
- List assets contained in CDP: kuid, username, build, class, region, era.
- Copy kuid list.
- Copy kuid+name list.
- Search for known info in CDP: kuid, username.
- Count total number of objects.
This application unpacks chump files (i.e.: config.chump or cdp) to txt format.
Now you can edit content directly from the local folder or transfer the content between any Trainz versions. The app allows batch operation with a single click.
Supports file association with chump files and adding them to the list by double-clicking. (Use the Open With... dialog to create association)
With this application you can create organized lists of asset KUIDs, in order to post them in the missing KUIDs forum section.
It can also create multiple asset versions for the listed KUIDs, which is useful to find any available version of the asset.
Application for converting a numeric kuid value to hexadecimal and calculating the hash value. It can also calculate the reverse conversion, from hexadecimal to numeric value.
The app is useful for finding a kuid in the local content hash folders.
Trainz Settings Viewer
With this application you can explore all the saved settings of the game from the assets.tdx file.
For example you can see your username, password and the cd-key used. Or you can take advantage of the Surveyor picklist and view the lists directly. The "Jump to" options takes you to the most usual information.
Supports file association with tdx files. (Use the Open With... dialog to create association)
Download and getting help
You can use my forum in order to ask any question you like or receive support using my software: http://vvmm.freeforums.org/software-f56.html
In each topic you will find a download link to the software which will only run on Windows 7/8/8.1/10.
For getting help you should post only in English or Romanian.
I am not responsible for any damage caused from the use or misuse of the above software.
The programs are provided free of charge to help other Trainz content creators and users.
I am an Embedded Software Engineer, currently working in Bucharest, Romania. My biggest passion are trains, especially the Trainz Railroad Simulator. I also like electronics, music and networking and in my free time I like to create custom quality Trainz content and software to make Trainz assets management easier for other people.