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FM 2008 Soundpack Now Available

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You don't need to delete your backup folders unless you want to conserve the HD space. They will be ignored by the game. I'd keep them around in case you notice something you don't like and want to revert to the default sounds.

You won't see sound options like you do with skins. Just have "All" selected.

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Ok thankyou all for your time and assistance, it's much appreciated [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif[/img]

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Troyer would you be kind enough to upload these extra chants of yours mate.If so how do u configure em to work in game

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[quote]Originally posted by Mat280:
Troyer would you be kind enough to upload these extra chants of yours mate.If so how do u configure em to work in game [/quote]

They wouln't work for you. They're for my custom team and it's players, most of whom are regens now ...

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dola, sorry ... well, they'd work, but you'd get them coming up at odd times. Do you really want a player chant for "Mad Dog" William Reed?

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thanks but it makes my game pause for a few seconds whnever anything significant happens and i cant really tell much of a difference

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can someone else confirm that this makes the game pause for a few seconds before every chant?

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My ME has always stuttered when my HD was writing/reading out it's cache. It hasn't changed with this.

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[quote]Originally posted by SSGTroyer:
My ME has always stuttered when my HD was writing/reading out it's cache. It hasn't changed with this. [/quote]

it doesnt make my game stutter in anyway,

it depends on your pc, i have a 3ghz proccsor, with 1gb ram, and i have no problems whatso ever


if anybody has any chants they wish to submit or have found some on the net, get in touch, and il add them in

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[quote]Originally posted by bcarson:
Here's what worked for me. First rename the match events and sounds folders that are in the original game. I just added a "1" to each. Do this in case things get screwed up and you need to go back.

Then simply left click and drag each of the new extracted folders to the game data folder.

When you start your game the new sondpack should be in effect.

Hope this helps. [/quote]
If I try your idea, I will get ONLY 237 files in "sounds" folder.
If I follow what readme says, I'll get 256 files instead.
So which is the right one? o_O
Thx.

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[quote]Originally posted by furney89:
it doesnt make my game stutter in anyway,

it depends on your pc, i have a 3ghz proccsor, with 1gb ram, and i have no problems whatso ever
[/quote]

Agreed, depends on the PC. I have a 3.4 hyper-threading processor with 2MB ram, but the way my Dellcrap mobo is configured, even RAID0 doesn't keep my HD from stealing too much processing time to prevent it. Happened before the soundpack, it'd happen with no sound at all.

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can someone upload it again ? i cant get the rapidshare link to work and the sendspace link is always full! thanks very much!

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I dont think my soundpack's working, no-one's singing any chants or anything? I've got the soundpack in C;/ Program files > Sports Interactive > FM 2008> data.

The match events are in their own folder, same with sounds, what have I done?

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[quote]Originally posted by SSGTroyer:
Within \data, do you have a folder called \FM Soundpack ? [/quote]


I do.

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[quote]Originally posted by marcftm:
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by SSGTroyer:
Within \data, do you have a folder called \FM Soundpack ? [/quote]


I do. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Okay double-click that folder. Ctrl-click each of the folders inside there so they're highlighted. Then right-click and choose cut.

Go back to the data folder and do edit -> paste.

Then restart fm [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]

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Well my first time to use sound packs..

Is there any spanish teams or players chants...

i imagine this pack would add lot's to the game..

will try and report back tomorrow..

With success i hope [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img]

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[quote]Originally posted by aifiy:
how can i add my own sounds???? [/quote]

Such a simple question, such a drawn-out answer...

My advice is to learn how to add your own sounds the way I did. Download Furney89's soundpack, look at his files, and see how he did it. Learn from his example.

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[quote]Originally posted by Stormz30000:
Oh yeah, I'm using Windows XP. [/quote]

I can't promise this will work but I think you'd have to uninstall reinstall FM 08 to get the default soundpack in (making sure to install the patch you were running before so your games work).

You could try making a data folder in \My Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2008\ and copy the soundpack into there and see if that works...

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[quote]Originally posted by Stormz30000:
Furney, two people play FM on this PC (including myself!), but the other (My Dad) doesn't like these sort of downloads. Is there a way I could get it to only work on my log in? [/quote]

why cant he just turn sounds off when he plays if he dont like those sort of downloads, because if he keeps the sounds on ususaly during the match (i.e the ones u get with the game) and doesnt mind, why cant he play with the soundpack as it sounds better (in my opinion)

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u should remade this because all custom files should be installed at my documents instead of the core files at C drive.

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Am I the only one who read the title as "FM 2008 Soundtrack Now Available" ? [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_razz.gif[/img]

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[quote]Originally posted by wereallwednesday:
Ive downloaded it but i cant find the data folder within fm 2008...all i can find is sounds?

What am i doing wrong [/quote]

sounds is within the data folder if you've installed it correctly.

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Could anyone please please mirror this at turboupload, megaupload or mediafire please? I really want the soundpack and rapidshare, filefront and sendspace never work!

Thanks!

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Hey Furney...

First up, this is a great soundpack and it really adds depth and atmosphere.

However, I've noticed that certain sounds get stuck in a loop very frequently, and the only way to cure this is to exit out of the match screen and then go back into the match.

Anyone else noticed this? Is there a cure?

Anyhow, despite the odd bug or two, it's still better than the linear sounds SI provide...

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I dl this patch from another fm forum and if it is the same one then its fantastic.........good work.

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Mirror, pretty please? [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

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our corny song (Rotherham the merry millers)

millermen, millernmen,
the more they try o put us down the more we'll rise again, millermen, millermen,
the red and whites will stand and fight,
were millermen

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Could you do

"The Referee's A W*n*e*"

All the Swansea faithfull were singing it against leeds [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img]

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[quote]Originally posted by East End Dan_BristolCity:
Expect some new developments on this in the next few days [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img] [/quote]

Like what please?

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im not being funny, but i go to preferences, sisplay & sound section, and untick the sound! I listen to music throught playing fm and find that annoying celerbation noises distorts my music! So i think i will give the sound packs a miss!

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there hopefully will be some developments in terms of some new chants being added to the pack

Dan and a russian friend of mine have been getting some new chants for me to add to the pack

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[quote]Originally posted by furney89:
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by SSGTroyer:
My ME has always stuttered when my HD was writing/reading out it's cache. It hasn't changed with this. [/quote]

it doesnt make my game stutter in anyway,

it depends on your pc, i have a 3ghz proccsor, with 1gb ram, and i have no problems whatso ever


if anybody has any chants they wish to submit or have found some on the net, get in touch, and il add them in </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
Hi Furney - this is top, top work. I don't know if this is going to help at all (I suspect not), but I have the Champions League music AND the Barclays Premier League music (you only hear it at live games I think - certainly that's the only time I've heard it at West Ham).

I suspect you can't do anything with those sound files, but they are there if you want.

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[quote]Originally posted by GillsMan_Returns:
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by furney89:
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by SSGTroyer:
My ME has always stuttered when my HD was writing/reading out it's cache. It hasn't changed with this. [/quote]

it doesnt make my game stutter in anyway,

it depends on your pc, i have a 3ghz proccsor, with 1gb ram, and i have no problems whatso ever


if anybody has any chants they wish to submit or have found some on the net, get in touch, and il add them in </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
Hi Furney - this is top, top work. I don't know if this is going to help at all (I suspect not), but I have the Champions League music AND the Barclays Premier League music (you only hear it at live games I think - certainly that's the only time I've heard it at West Ham).

I suspect you can't do anything with those sound files, but they are there if you want. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>


hey. gillsman, a person in the FM community who was very much involved with FM/CM when i first got into the whole internet scene of it, loved your skins and facepacks etc, where did u go?! suppose you had something called a life hehe [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]

anyway

id love to add that music in, however, its just not possbile

the match engine (and sound) is started as soon as you click the "start match" button, so for the champions league music, or premiership music to blear out at kick off would seem a tad unrealistic

however i did consider have the end snippet of either,to fade out at kickoff (when you clicked "start match") just a little bit, to make it seem more realistic you were at a premiership match, however even thats impossible, as theres no way to distiguish the difference between a premier league match, la liga, a cup game or world cup etc etc so the same snippet would play at every single game

it sucks

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[quote]Originally posted by rooneymagic88:
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by East End Dan_BristolCity:
Expect some new developments on this in the next few days [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif[/img] [/quote]

Like what please? </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

Sorry for the late reply, I can now announce that my addition to the soundpack is the addition of my 'Championship Megapack' which contains chants for each of the 24 clubs in this seasons Coca Cola Championship.

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[quote]Originally posted by dirtyscarab:
Hey Furney...

First up, this is a great soundpack and it really adds depth and atmosphere.

However, I've noticed that certain sounds get stuck in a loop very frequently, and the only way to cure this is to exit out of the match screen and then go back into the match.

Anyone else noticed this? Is there a cure?

Anyhow, despite the odd bug or two, it's still better than the linear sounds SI provide... [/quote]

Yeah i have noticed that it keeps playing the same chant over and over again!
Usually when it happens the other team always scores against me [img]http://community.sigames.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

Any solutions over than keep having to exit the match scree gets anoyying after a while.

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im having some difficulty installing i think can some help me
and puyt it into more depth in what u ave to do cheers

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Any updates on a further pack? I love this pack. Would be good to hear more Scottish chants in there if at all possible. Where can i find chants so i can send them to furney?

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