Cities: Skylines

Cities: Skylines

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AutoSave - Configurable
 
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Mar 17, 2015 @ 7:37am
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Patch 1.1.1b includes native auto save!
This mod is therefore kind of obsolete ;) Thanks all for the subscriptions and ratings!

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Automatically save your cities every couple of minutes (configurable, 5 minutes default)

The AutoSaver uses a single autosave slot per city (Make sure your city name is different from other cities). Be aware that you should not rely on this mod as you primary save slot. You should always save your city when you close the game.

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Changing the save interval

After loading a city, this mod will make a configuration file in the steam directory, by default you can find that here:

Windows - C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Cities_Skylines\AutoSaveConf.txt
Mac - /Users/<username>/Library/Application Support/Steam/steamapps/common/Cities_Skylines/AutoSaveConf.txt
Linux - /home/<username>/.steam/steam/SteamApps/common/Cities_Skylines/AutoSaveConf.txt

You can modify this config to change the interval in minutes. (Default is every 5 minutes)
If AutoSaveConf.txt does not contain a valid number ( 1...maxInt ) AutoSave will be turned off.
The new config will apply after you reload a city.

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Steam achievements

To enable Steam achievements, use the Achievement Enabler mod

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Make sure to disable any other autosave mod!
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133 Comments
naoono0222 Feb 22 @ 3:59pm 
Could you tell me how to use this mod without overwrite? If the mod can not avoid to overwrite, please let me know the other mod. I want to save auto with 1 minutes interval. Thank you.
suyuanxia04 Jan 5 @ 9:39pm 
Awesome mod~! Thank you
suyuanxia04 Jan 5 @ 9:39pm 
Awesome mod~! Thank you
naer156456 Dec 24, 2018 @ 7:42pm 
Thank You
en3he Feb 20, 2018 @ 6:09am 
very good thank you :eaglegrin:
sssyyysss Jun 2, 2017 @ 7:53am 
Awesome mod~!Thank you:)
Termite Mar 26, 2016 @ 7:13am 
This mod is still needed the in game version crashes and has only one slot for all games.
☆Becky'sFootSlave™☆ Feb 16, 2016 @ 1:18pm 
Doing the same because the InGame Save SUCKS!!!
Still using your Mod because it's far better and like others said FAR FAR FAR away from being obsolete ;)
Thank you!
PaPiCy Nov 13, 2015 @ 4:18am 
I got a lot of crashes while the game was autosaving so I disabled the game option and use this mod instead. No crash since...Far from obsolete indeed. Keep in mind this also overwrites a single file...
babyblue Oct 23, 2015 @ 9:54am 
far from obsolete! the now-inbuild autosave overwrites the one autosave-file over and over, so obviously you'll loose the file if the game crashes during save. WTF are they thinking at CO????
(and btw - many complain about crashes during saves - atm the combination of traffic++ with "traffic manager" does exactly that, even though the traffic++-maker claims compatibility... so you may wanna check that out, folks...)