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  • Instance Naming Rules (INNR) 101

    Instance Naming Rules 101
    This guide is intented to pass on my knowledge regarding what I've learned of Fallout 4's Instance Naming Rules.  These are the rules that dynamically name weapons, armor and cosmetics based on what mods they have attached.  In this guide I will explain how to make a rule run for an object, how the rules process, and how to add your own rules and conditions.

    1) The Basics
    2) Object Instances Explained
    3) Noteable Object Record Fields/Sections
    4) Object Modifications
    5) Instance Naming Rules Explained
    6) INNR Example Flow
    7) Final Notes
    8) Overview of Modding Steps

    The Basics
    The first thing to understand about Instance Naming Rules (INNR) is that the only piece...