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5.4 Ice, Snow & Ashes

Make sure you install the mods in the following order.

Click on a mod to expand the content

As for the previous step , we will create a separator for our user interface mods.

Right click on OUPUTS select All Mods -> create separator.

Type 5.4 ICE, SNOW & ASHES and click OK

Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice

This mod improves the meshes and textures for most of the glaciers and ice used throughout Skyrim, including the dlcs.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice Quality Version-41432-1-00-1602779849.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice Quality Version-41432-1-00-1602779849.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice LODs

LOD's files to use with Dyndolod

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice LODs for DynDOLOD-41432-1-00-1602779949.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice LODs

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice LODs for DynDOLOD-41432-1-00-1602779949.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Skyrim Remastered - Glaciers and Ice LODs above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Fluffy Snow

Simple texture replacer for snow. The aim is to make the snow a little more fluffy than vanilla.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Fluffy Snow - 2K-8955-1-4.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Fluffy Snow

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Fluffy Snow - 2K-8955-1-4.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Fluffy Snow above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Double Click on the Fluffy Snow

Go to the file tree tab, right click on roads and select hide

You should get this result. Close the window

Fluffy Snow - Blended Roads Patch

Simple texture replacer for snow. The aim is to make the snow a little more fluffy than vanilla.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Fluffy Snow - Blended Roads Patch-8955-1-1-1544229565.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Fluffy Snow - Blended Roads Patch

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Fluffy Snow - Blended Roads Patch-8955-1-1-1544229565.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Fluffy Snow - Blended Roads Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Fluffy Snow Windhelm Bridge and Street Fix

Simple texture replacer for snow. The aim is to make the snow a little more fluffy than vanilla.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Fluffy Snow Windhelm Bridge and Street Fix-8955-1-0.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Fluffy Snow Windhelm Bridge and Street Fix

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Fluffy Snow Windhelm Bridge and Street Fix-8955-1-0.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Fluffy Snow Windhelm Bridge and Street Fix above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Transparent and refracting Icicle and Frost Atronach

Realistic looking Icicle and Frost Atronach.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Clear refracting icicle and FrostAtronach-2458-1-5-2-1590475911.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Transparent and refracting Icicle and Frost Atronach

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Clear refracting icicle and FrostAtronach-2458-1-5-2-1590475911.7z and select OK

Select options as shown below click on Install

Drag and drop Transparent and refracting Icicle and Frost Atronach above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Better Dynamic Snow SE

Better Dynamic Snow SE leverages the projected snow textures, adds new features and add even more immersion to give the world a much greater lived-in feel.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Better Dynamic Snow SE v2.11.0-9121-2-11-0-1588317147.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Better Dynamic Snow SE

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Better Dynamic Snow SE v2.11.0-9121-2-11-0-1588317147.7z and select OK

Warning!!!

DO NOT INSTALL VERSION 3.0! IT WILL BREAK PARALLAX

Only install v 2.11 from misc file

Select options as shown below click on Next

Select options as shown below click on Install

Drag and drop Better Dynamic Snow SE above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Better Dynamic Snow - Patch

Various patches for Better Dynamic Snow

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Better Dynamic Snow - Patch-20290-1-3-1606414308.zip and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Better Dynamic Snow - Patch

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Better Dynamic Snow - Patch-20290-1-3-1606414308.zip and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Better Dynamic Snow - Patch above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Better Dynamic Snow - Beyond Skyrim

Various patches for Better Dynamic Snow

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Better Dynamic Snow - Beyond Skyrim-20290-1-27-1606416201.zip and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Better Dynamic Snow - Beyond Skyrim

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Better Dynamic Snow - Beyond Skyrim-20290-1-27-1606416201.zip and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop Better Dynamic Snow - Beyond Skyrim above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Better Dynamic Snow - Experimental Shader

Various patches for Better Dynamic Snow

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Better Dynamic Snow - Experimental shader STRONG-20290-1-0-1544457221.zip and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Better Dynamic Snow - Experimental Shader

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Better Dynamic Snow - Experimental shader STRONG-20290-1-0-1544457221.zip and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK.

Drag and drop Better Dynamic Snow - Experimental Shader above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

Better Dynamic Ash SE

Applies the Better Dynamic Snow shader to ash objects in Solstheim.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file Better Dynamic Ash SE v2.0-14644-2-0-1609844277.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for Better Dynamic Ash SE

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\Better Dynamic Ash SE v2.0-14644-2-0-1609844277.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown below click on OK

Drag and drop Better Dynamic Ash SE above OUTPUTS and check the mod.

CG4 Snow Effects

Snow Sprinkles/Drops from Trees. A visual effect for your immersion.
Ported with permission from the original authors.

Click here to manually download the mod OR here to automatically download the mod through Mod Organizer 2.

When downloaded go to the folder where the file has been downloaded, cut the file CG4 Snow Effects - ESL-35922-1-1-1589569687.7z and copy it to your NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES directory

Click here to get more details for CG4 Snow Effects

MOD Installation

In Mod Organizer 2 click on add mod button

Browse to NOLVUS\ARCHIVE\5_VISUALS\5.4_ICE SNOW & ASHES\CG4 Snow Effects - ESL-35922-1-1-1589569687.7z and select OK

Fill informations as shown and click on OK

Drag and drop CG4 Snow Effects above OUTPUTS and check the mod.
Post Installation Setup

Select LOOT from the right combobox and click on Run button (Always run it from Mod Organizer)

Click on the sort button

You will get this screen

Click on Apply

Your mods plugins are now ordered correctly.

Skyrim SE plugins architecture allows a maximum of 255 ESP plugins(Mod Organizer 2 right plane).

An ESL plugins does not count for this 255 plugins limit.

At this point we can convert some ESP plugins to ESL plugins to save some space.

Select SSEEdit from the right combobox and click on Run button (Always run it from Mod Organizer)

Make sure all mods are selected and click on OK

Let the program process data and click on OK when you get this window

You should get the message "Background Loader: finished" in the right pane

On the left pane right click on any mod and select Apply Script

Select Find ESP plugins which could be turned into ESL and click on OK

On the right pane you should get messages telling you which plugin can be converted

On the left pane, expand Skysan_Icicle.esp and select File Header

On the right pane, double click on Record Flags, you will get a warning then click Yes i'm absolutely sure and check ESL

Repeat the previous steps for all mods mentioned below

  • BlendedRoads.esp
  • Fluffy Snow - BlendedRoads Patch.esp

When done close SSEEdit, you should get this window.

Make sure all the modified mods are checked and click on OK.

Start the game

Select SKSE and click on Run

In the game main menu load your last saved game.

Start to test if all the mods have been installed correctly.

Make a save game and exit the game.

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