Updating the guide

Before updating the guide perform the following simple steps:
  1. Disable the finishing line.
  2. Use Merge Plugin Hide to unhide all merges.
  3. Pay close attention to the mods name in MO2 when updating.
  4. Hide whatever merges that aren’t regenerated.
  5. Regenerate any merges listed. Make sure for each merge to uncheck then recheck any plugin in zMerge to update its internal loadorder.
  6. Regenerate any Finishing Line stuff listed.

Note

Update Colour Code: Wednesday = Red, Thursday = Orange, Friday = Teal

    Common Task Instructions Page

  • Mod Organizer 2 Removal Tool - Added waffle about using Mod Organizer 2 Removal Tool.


  • Pre-Installation Instructions Page

  • Mod Organizer 2 Plugins - Mod Organizer 2 Removal Tool.


  • Mod Installation Page 1

  • Interface - Menus - SkyUI - Ghost Item Bug Fix.


  • Mod Installation Page 2

  • Post Processing Resources & Essentials - ENB Input Disabler.

  • Trees and Flora - Enhanced Landscapes - Dead Marsh Replacer Plugin


  • Mod Installation Page 3


    Mod Installation Page 4

  • Travel - Snazzy Diverse Carriages - Base Object Swapper - Added new Speical Installation Instructions.

  • Worldspace - Late Loaders - Skyking Signs - Skyking Signs - Saints and Seducers Extended Cut.


  • Mod Installation Page 5

  • Follower Dialogue Expansions - New Section Added.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs - New Section Added.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Lucien and Taliesin - New Section Added.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Inigo, Khajiit Will Follow, and Sa'chil - New Section Added.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Lucifer and Xelzaz - New Section Added.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia - New Sextion Added.

  • Armour and Weapons Retextures and Tweaks - aMidianBorn Book of Silence SE -- ARMORS

  • Armour Conversions - Nordic Wanderer Refit - CBBE Fixed


  • Mod Installation Page 6

  • Follower Compatibility Patches - 3DNPC Robber's Refuge - USSEP Bitterblade Hollow Patch

  • LUX - LUX Via - Lux Via meshes update.


  • Merge Page


    Finishing Line Page

  • LOOT Rules - Load After LOOT Rules - Add a new rule for JK's Solitude Outskirts.esp


  • MCM Page


    Pre-Installation Instructions Page


    Mod Installation Page 1


    Mod Installation Page 2


    Mod Installation Page 3


    Mod Installation Page 4


    Mod Installation Page 5

  • Dialogue and NPC Interaction - Improved Follower Dialogue - Lydia - Moved to the new Follower Dialogue Expansions section.

  • Dialogue and NPC Interaction - Serana Dialogue Add-On - Moved to the new Follower Dialogue Expansions section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs SSE - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs SE (3DNPC) - Bard Fix - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs (3DNPC) character Zora Fairchild's voice boosted - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs (3DNPC) Script Fixes - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Cuyima Interesting NPCs SE - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Cuyima Interesting NPCs - Salt and Wind - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs Visual Overhaul - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs and WACCF Outfits Patch - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Interesting NPCs section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Lucien - Fully Voiced Follower - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Lucien and Taliesin section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Pandorable's Lucien replacer - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Lucien and Taliesin section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Lucien - Room Markers for Dumzbthar - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Lucien and Taliesin section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - The Thalmor's Shadow - Taliesin (Custom Voiced Follower) - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Lucien and Taliesin section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - INIGO - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Inigo, Khajiit Will Follow, and Sa’chil section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Khajiit Will Follow - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Inigo, Khajiit Will Follow, and Sa’chil section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Sa'chil - Custom Voiced Khajiit Follower - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Inigo, Khajiit Will Follow, and Sa’chil section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Lucifer - Argonian Custom Voiced Follower - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Lucifer and Xelzaz section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Thogra gra-Mugur - Orc Follower and Quest - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Remiel-Custom Voiced Dwemer Specialist and Companion - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - The Practical Dwemechanic - A Remiel Replacer - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Song of the Green (Auri Follower) - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Auri - Dismount AI fix - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Auri - Thistlefoot Should Stay Outdoors - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Song of the Green (Auri Follower) - Enhanced Voice Remastered - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Daughter of Valenwood - An Auri Replacer - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Sofia - The Funny Fully Voiced Follower - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Sofia Visual Overhaul - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Sofia - Typo Grammar and Dialogue Fixes - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Immersive Sofia Start - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • New Followers and NPCs - SkyrimSE Patches - Moved to the New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia section.

  • Armour and Weapons Retextures and Tweaks - Dovah Sonaak - Dragon Priest Masks SE - Moved to the New Weapons and Armours Section.


  • Mod Installation Page 6


    Finishing Line Page


    MCM Page


    Pre-Installation Instructions Page


    Mod Installation Page 1


    Mod Installation Page 2

  • Landscape and Environment - Skyrim Landscape and Water Fixes - Decided to remove since this mod causes more issues then it fixes.


  • Mod Installation Page 3


    Mod Installation Page 4

  • Cities, Towns, and Villages - Missives Board - Diverse Witcher Missives Boards - Base Object Swapper - Changed my mind on using this mod. It causes issues that aren't worth the hassle.


  • Mod Installation Page 5

  • Dialogue and NPC Interaction - Follower Dialogue Expansion - Aela the Huntress - Changed my mind on this mod the AI generated voice sounds odd and out of place.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Kaidan 2 - After a long debate since Immersive Kaidan and Kaidan Extendeded are no longer compatible with each other I have decided to remove Kaidan.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Pandorable's Kaidan replacer - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Immersive Kaidan Start - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Kaidan 2 - Salt and Wind - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia - Song of the Green (Auri Follower) - Kaidan Banter Patch - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.

  • New Followers and NPCs - Section Removed mod in the section have redistributed throughout the guide

  • Follower Management - Follower Distance Tweaks - Kaidan (EE) - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.

  • Armour Conversions - CBBE 3BA Vanilla Outfits Redone - WACCF Patch - Mod no longer needed.

  • Armour Conversions - Nordic Wanderer Equipment CBBE - Mod no longer needed swapped to Nordic Wanderer Refit - CBBE Fixed.


  • Mod Installation Page 6

  • Follower Compatibility Patches - Kaidan - Extended Edition - Mod no longer needed since Kaidan was removed.


  • Merge Page


    Finishing Line Page

  • LOOT Rules - Village Mods Group - Removed LOOT Rule for Great Town of Ivarstead - Kaidan 2 Patch.esp

  • LOOT Rules - Village Mods Group - Removed LOOT Rule for Great Town of Ivarstead - Landscape and Water Fixes Patch.esp

  • LOOT Rules - Load After Rules - Removed LOOT Rule for The Flying Knight.esp

  • LOOT Rules - Load After Rules - Removed LOOT Rule Landscape Fixes For Grass mods - Alternate start Locations.esp


  • MCM Page



    Pre-Installation Instructions Page

  • Modding Tools - LOOT - Updated to version 0.22.4

  • BethINI - Bethini Pie (Performance INI Editor) - Updated to version 4.11

  • ENB Series - ENB Series Binaries - Updated without a version number change.


  • Mod Installation Page 1

  • Extension Frameworks - Extended Functionality - Base Object Swapper - Updated to version 3.0.3

  • Extension Frameworks - Extended Functionality - Crash Logger SSE AE VR - PDB support - Updated to version 1.14.1

  • Extension Frameworks - Extended Functionality - Object Categorization Framework - Updated to version 5.6.0

  • Extension Frameworks - Animation & Behavior Engine - Open Animation Replacer - Updated to version 2.3.0

  • Extension Frameworks - Perks And Leveling - Custom Skills Framework - Updated to version 3.1.0

  • Extension Frameworks - Perks And Leveling - Custom Skills Menu - Custom Icons - Updated to version 2.0

  • Interface - Menus - Constructible Object Custom Keyword System - Updated to version 1.1.1

  • Interface - Menus - Dialogue History - Updated to version 1.1.2

  • Interface - Controls - Lexy's LOTD - Control Map - Updated to version 1.03

  • World Map - CoMAP - Common Marker Addon Project - Updated to version 4.1.0

  • Main Quest Fixes & Tweaks - Even Better Quest Objectives - Updated to version 1.10.0

  • New Lands and Quests - Wyrmstooth - Updated to version 1.20.2


  • Mod Installation Page 2

  • Weather Systems - Cathedral Weathers and Seasons Unofficial Update - Updated to 2.57

  • Post Processing Resources & Essentials - NL_MCM - A Modular MCM Framework - Updated to version 1.1.3

  • General World Improvement - Forgotten Retex Project - Updated to version 8.4

  • General World Improvement - Skyrim Objects SMIMed - Noble Furniture - Updated to version 0.6

  • Lighting Improvements and Mesh Fixes - Assorted mesh fixes - Updated to version 0.98.1

  • Grass - Landscape Fixes For Grass Mods - Updated to version 5.4

  • Trees and Flora - Enhanced Landscapes - Moved Enhanced Landscapes - Dead Marsh Replacer Plugin so it is its own mod with the guide.

  • Dwemer Tech - Dwemer Pipework Reworked - Swapped to the older version 4 since it has less of an FPS hit.

  • Clutter and Miscellaneous - Sigils of Skyrim - Banners - Updated to version 1.1

  • Water - Natural Waterfalls - Updated to version 2.4


  • Mod Installation Page 3

  • Races & Classes - Imperious - Disparity Compatibility Patch - Updated to verison 1.03

  • Crafting - Cloaks of the Nords - Updated to version 1.1

  • Alchemy - Complete Alchemy and Cooking Overhaul - Updated to version 2.15

  • Combat and Traps - Archery Rebalance - Updated to version 2.0.1


  • Mod Installation Page 4

  • Solitude City Overhauls - JK's Solitude Outskirts - Updated to version 1.2.1

  • Cities, Towns, and Villages - Missives Board - Missives - Worldspace Additions - Missives - Solstheim Patch - Updated to version 2.09

  • Interior Redesign - Snazzy Furniture and Clutter Overhaul (SFCO) Patch Collection - Updated to version 1.12

  • Fire and Forges - Embers XD - Updated to version 3.0.3

  • Fire and Forges - Sconces of Skyrim - Markarth Braziers Improved - Mod renamed to Sconces of Skyrim - Markarth and Dwemer Braziers Improved; Also updated to version 0.3


  • Mod Installation Page 5

  • NPC Retextures - NPC Retexture Merge Consistency Patch - Updated to version 2.15

  • Animations - Lively Children Animations (OAR) - Updated to version 2.2.1

  • Animations - Immersive Interactions - Animated Actions - Updated to version 1.76

  • Animations - FSMP - Faster HDT-SMP - Updated to version 2.4.0

  • Skeleton - Savage Skyrim - Updated Special Installation Instrutctions.

  • Immersive Equipment Displays - Lexy's LOTD - IED Preset - Updated to version 1.03

  • Enemy and Encounter Overhauls - Skyrim Revamped Rebalanced and Releveled - Updated to verison 2.57

  • Follower Dialogue Expansions - Improved Follower Dialogue - Lydia - Updated to version 4.1.3

  • Follower Dialogue Expansions - Serana Dialogue Add-On - Updated to version 4.1.1.0

  • New Followers and NPCs - Thogra, Remiel, Auri, and Sofia - (OLD) Thogra gra-Mugur - Orc Follower and Quest - Updated to version 1.3.2

  • Armour and Weapons Retextures and Tweaks - Sigils of Skyrim - Shields - Updated to verison 1.1

  • New Weapons and Armours - Immersive Armors - Asdasfa Tweaks and Fixes - Updated to version 1.12.0

  • New Weapons and Armours - Immersive Armors - Asdasfa Tweaks and Fixes - IA Asdasfa - Sekhmet13 Patch - Updated to version 1.12.0

  • Armour Conversions - CBBE 3BA Vanilla Outfits Redone - Updated to version 3.3

  • Armour Conversions - IA - Asdasfa Tweaks and Fixes - CBBE - Updated to version 1.12.0

  • Armour Conversions - IA - Asdasfa Tweaks and Fixes - HIMBO - Updated to version 1.12.0


  • Mod Installation Page 6

  • Gameplay - Completionist - Skyrim Completion Tracker (NG) - Updated to version 4.0.0.2

  • Gameplay - Completionist Creation Club and Unofficial Patches - Updated to version 1.4.3.1

  • LUX - Lux - Updated to version 6.7.1

  • LUX - Lux - Patch Hub - Updated to version 6.6

  • ENB Particle Lights - Dwemer Pipework Reworked - Optional ENB Lights - Reverted to version 4-C

  • Ancient Dwemer Metal My Patches Collection - Ancient Dwemer Metal My Patches - Collection - Ancient Dwemer Metal - My patches - Dw Pipework 2K - Reverted to version 4

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - JK's Interiors Patch Collection - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - JK's Guild HQ Interiors Patch Collection - Updated to version 1.19.2

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - JK's Solitude Outskirts Patch Collection - Updated to version 1.6

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - JK's Windhelm Outskirts Patch Collection - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - Ryn's Standing Stones Patch Collection - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - The Great Town of Ivarstead Patch Collection - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Exterior and Interior Patch Collection - The Great City of Winterhold Patch Collection - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Legacy of The Dragonborn Patch Collection - Legacy of the Dragonborn - Followers Patch (Inigo-Auri-Kaidan-Hoth-Lucien-Vilja-Remiel-Redcap) - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Legacy of The Dragonborn Patch Collection - Legacy of the Dragonborn - The Curators Companion - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Miscellaneous Compatibility Patches - Janquel's Arguably Needed Quixotically Unifying ESP Library - Updated FOMOD Options.

  • Follower Compatibility Patches - Serana Dialogue Add-On Patch Hub - Updated to version 2.9.3

  • Consistency Patches - Lexy's LOTD Consistency Patches - Updated to version 2.07

  • Conflict Resolution - Lexy's LOTD - Conflict Resolution - Updated to version 2.09

  • Conflict Resolution - Morthal City Overhauls - Conflict Resolution - Updated to version 1.03


  • Merge Page

  • Lexy’s LOTD Consistency Patches Merged - Merge Updated

  • NPC Retexture Merge - Merge Updated.

  • Snazzy Patches Merged - Merge Updated


  • Finishing Line Page

  • Bash Override - Lexy's LOTD SE - Navmesh Override - Updated to version 1.01


  • MCM Page

  • AGO - Updated recommended MCM Setttings.

  • Frostfall - Readded notice about not activing if doing the Vaniila Start.

  • Sunhelm - Readded notice about not activing if doing the Vaniila Start.

  • TrueHUD - Updated recommended MCM Setttings.


Regenerate

Lexy’s LOTD Consistency Patches Merge, NPC Retexture Merge, Snazzy Patches Merge, Nemesis Output, Bash Patch, Synthesis, Bodyslide, xLODGEN, DynDOLOD