TES5Edit/TES5Edit Cleaning Instructions

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xEdit Mod Cleaning Instructions

Info-Logo.png Notice: xEdit is the collective name for TES5Edit, TES4Edit, FNVEdit, and FO3Edit.
  1. Run xEdit through Mod Organizer (if you are not using Mod Organizer, simply run it manually).
  2. Right-click the list of plugins and choose Select None.
  3. Double-click the plugin to be cleaned.
  4. Wait for the Background Loader: finished message in the right panel, and then right-click the plugin to be cleaned and select Apply Filter For Cleaning.
  5. Wait for the [Filtering done] message in the right panel, and then right-click the plugin to be cleaned and select Remove "Identical to Master" records. If the Warning! prompt pops up, click Yes, I'm absolutely sure.
  6. Wait for the [Removing "Identical to Master" records done] message, and then right-click the plugin being cleaned and select Undelete and Disable References.
  7. Wait for the [Undeleting and Disabling References done] message, and then click the [X] to exit the program
  8. At the prompt, make sure the cleaned plugin is checked as well as Backup Plugins and click OK.
  9. If using Mod Organizer, there will be an empty xEdit Backups folder in Overwrite (essentially a fake mod located at the bottom of the left pane if sorted by priority ascending) created by xEdit after cleaning. Double-click Overwrite and delete the empty folder.