maps.ini - Adding more maps to the maps menu
The maps.ini file in your addons/amx/config folder contains a list of maps that can be chosen from the Changelevel Menu using the amx_mapmenu command. This is what the default maps.ini looks like:
; Maps configuration file
; File location: $moddir/addons/amx/config/maps.ini
; To use with "Maps Menu" plugin
as_oilrig "OilRig - Assassination"
as_tundra "TunDra - Assassination"
cs_747 "747 hijack - Hostage rescue"
cs_assault "Assault - Hostage rescue"
cs_backalley "Alleyway - Hostage rescue"
cs_downed_cz "Downed CZ - Hostage rescue"
cs_estate "Zaphod's estate - Hostage rescue"
cs_havana "Havana - Hostage rescue"
cs_havana_cz "Havana CZ - Hostage rescue"
cs_italy "Italy - Hostage rescue"
cs_italy_cz "Italy CZ - Hostage rescue"
cs_militia "Militia - Hostage rescue"
cs_militia_cz "Militia CZ - Hostage rescue"
cs_office "Office - Hostage rescue"
cs_office_cz "Office CZ - Hostage rescue"
cs_siege "Canyon siege - Hostage rescue"
de_airstrip "Airstrip - Bomb/Defuse"
de_airstrip_cz "Airstrip CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_aztec "Aztec - Bomb/Defuse"
de_aztec_cz "Aztec CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_cbble "Cobble - Bomb/Defuse"
de_cbble_cz "Cobble CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_chateau "Chateau - Bomb/Defuse"
de_chateau_cz "Chateau CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_corruption_cz "Corruption CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_dust "Dust - Bomb/Defuse"
de_dust_cz "Dust CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_dust2 "Dust II - Bomb/Defuse"
de_dust2_cz "Dust II CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_fastline_cz "Fastline CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_inferno "Inferno - Bomb/Defuse"
de_inferno_cz "Inferno CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_nuke "Nuke - Bomb/Defuse"
de_piranesi "Piranesi - Bomb/Defuse"
de_piranesi_cz "Piranesi CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_prodigy "Prodigy - Bomb/Defuse"
de_prodigy_cz "Prodigy CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_sienna_cz "Sienna CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_stadium_cz "Stadium CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_storm "Storm - Bomb/Defuse"
de_survivor "Survivor - Bomb/Defuse"
de_tides_cz "Tides CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_torn "Torn - Bomb/Defuse"
de_torn_cz "Torn CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_train "Trainyard - Bomb/Defuse"
de_truth_cz "Truth CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
de_vegas "Vegas - Bomb/Defuse"
de_vertigo "Vertigo - Bomb/Defuse"
de_vostok_cz "Vostok CZ - Bomb/Defuse"
(Note that a semi-colon ; was inserted at the beginning of some lines. This prevents them from being used.)
maps to the menu for use is very simple and should be entered just as
other maps are in this file. The map name first without the .bsp
extension then an optional brief description "in quotes". So if you
wanted to add the map fy_snow.bsp to your maps.ini file it would look like this:
fy_snow "Snow - Team DeathMatch"
have to know as if you do not add this optional description with quotes
(just the name of your map), its name will appear such as into the
To remove the map, simply remove the line containing the
map name from the file, or insert a semi-colon at the beginning of the
line. The semi-colon ";" causes that line to be ignored.
This menu is accessed in the game by typing amx_mapmenu
in the console. Or by binding a key to that command. The menu will show
up on the left side of your screen while playing. It looks like this:
Just select the number in front of the map to change it and that's it! If you have more than eight maps, option 9. will show you them. Option 0. takes you to the previous page.
Any changes made to the maps.ini file will show up after the next map change
or server restart.