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Hey guys!

I'm super green here, so can you guys teach me how to load an image from my hard disk?

thanks!
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love.graphics.newImage ^-^

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Robin wrote:love.graphics.newImage ^-^

Ask away if you need more help.

so basically i put in that command followed by the directory?

btw, thank you!
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williammah wrote:
Robin wrote:love.graphics.newImage ^-^

Ask away if you need more help.

so basically i put in that command followed by the directory?

btw, thank you!
yup! ^_^
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williammah wrote:Hey guys!

I'm super green here, so can you guys teach me how to load an image from my hard disk?

thanks!
Meet the Hamster Ball: http://love2d.org/wiki/Tutorial:Hamster_Ball
My lovely code lives at GitHub: http://github.com/miko/Love2d-samples
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williammah wrote:so basically i put in that command followed by the directory?
By the file's path (not just its directory), yes. This path is relative to your game's folder and save folder. You might want read up a bit on love.filesystem.
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BlackBulletIV wrote:
williammah wrote:so basically i put in that command followed by the directory?
By the file's path (not just its directory), yes. This path is relative to your game's folder and save folder. You might want read up a bit on love.filesystem.

ok then

thanks guys for all the replies! :)
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