Install Addon

Provides quick instructions on installing addons compatible with rlib

◾ Install addon

  • Go to and download a fresh copy of your purchased script.
  • Extract the download zip to your computer
  • Create a new folder on your gmod server called the name of the addon
    • Make sure the folder name contains NO SPACES, NO SPECIAL CHARACTERS, and NO CAPS
    • Example: garrysmod/addons/addon_name
  • Upload the extracted addon files to the newly created folder
    • Ensure you are uploading the files to match the following file structure:
📁 garrysmod 📁 addons 📁 addon_name 📁 lua 📁 materials 📁 resource
  • Restart the server
  • As the server restarts, view the console for errors.
    • If you see errors, contact the developer with a list of them.
    • If you do not see errors, proceed forward
  • Try to activate your addon.
    • MOTDs: Type !motd in chat
    • HUDs: Should load automatically when you join the server
    • Escape Screens: Press escape when loaded into server
    • F4 Menus: Press F4
    • View the How to Activate page for each addon by going to the Supported Addons page.
  • If you see the script actively working, then you are finished with the setup.