Time Needed : 30 minutes
With the newer versions of JWildfire you can make flame packs easily by clicking the A button when you have a bunch of flames loaded. This will save them all into one file which you can load back at a later date and there youll have all your flames. But what if you have a folder of flames saved and you want to combine them all into one flame pack? You could load them all into JWildfire and hit the A button, but that takes time and there's an easier way. It takes a bit of setting up to begin with, but once done, you'll be able to create flame packs in no time.
Lets begin. You'll need to download the freeware utility called txt collector here. Txt Collector Download Once youve downloaded and installed that, run the software then follow these steps.
- Step 1
Add the flame extension Click extensions and separators at the bottom.
- Step 2
Edit the extensions file Were going to edit the file that contains the list of allowed file extensions. So open the extensions.txt file.
- Step 3
Add the flame extension Just move your cursor to the end of the list and add flame as shown. You might have different text editors, but just do this and save the file and close your text editor/notepad.
- Step 4
Close the software We close the software so that next time it opens, it will have flame as a file extension.
- Step 5
Open again and select flame Open the software again, and choose flame from the drop down list.
- Step 6
Click Browse Folders and choose the folder with your flames
- Step 7
Tick options and click Combine all files Make sure theres a tick in no separator and No filename then click Combine all files. It will then combine all your flames and then prompt you to save the new flamepack somewhere. You're done!
It may seem complex initially, but once you’ve set the software up, you’ll only need from step 5 ie choosing flame, then choosing which folder you want to make a flamepack from. Hope you find this useful.