FAQ:I downloaded a third party target. How do I install it?

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TL;DR, a this is a mini tutorial on downloading and installing targets:

First figure out where your makehuman files are, see FAQ:Where are my MakeHuman files found (where is my HOME directory)?. Paths listed here are relative to that location.

Targets usually only consist of one single file. This file should go into the "custom" directory under "data". Example paths would be:

  • Windows "MY DOCUMENTS"\makehuman\v1\data\custom
  • Linux ~/makehuman/v1/data/custom

This is how it might look on windows when done correctly: