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GMOD: A Guide to help with missing textures

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Please be aware if you have the Counter Strike Source game you do not need to do this.

Download the counter strike source textures from Please login or register to see this link. , alternatively you can find your own download via youtube etc.
Please login or register to see this link.

Make sure you are using a browser on your pc (firefox, internet explorer, chrome etc) for the download and not the steam one on the overlay in game.
For the one on the group page follow the links and once you get to the Captcha page fill it in and authorise the download. Should look something like this Please login or register to see this link.

Once you have downloaded the textures you will have a zipped folder.

Unzip the file - to unzip the downloaded file you need a program such as winzip, winrar, 7-zip or your pc may have a default program.
Go to the file location (By default “Downloads” folder) and select extract files with the program of your choice.
Should look something like this Please login or register to see this link.

Copy or move the root folder - To find the root folder locate the text file called addon.txt or info.txt, the folder containing this is the root file you want to copy.
May look something like this Please login or register to see this link. as you can see on this there is a folder inside a folder, the one you need is the highlighted one on the left.

Place the folder in the location of your addons folder for Garrys Mod:- 

Windows (64bit) - This PC > Windows8_OS C: > Program Files (x86) > Steam > 
SteamApps >common or Steam Username > GarrysMod >
garrysmod > addons

Windows (32bit) - This PC > Windows8_OS C: > Program Files > Steam > SteamApps 
> common or Steam Username > GarrysMod > garrysmod > addons

Linux - ~/.local/share/Steam/SteamApps/common or SteamUsername/
GarrysMod/garrysmod/addons

Mac - ~/Library/Application Support/Steam/SteamApps/
common or Steam Username/garrysmod/garrysmod/addons

( ~ means your user directory, your "home" directory)

Once you have done all this you need to restart your Garrys Mod if you are in game.

The way you do it may vary so please be aware of that and contact an admin if you need help.

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