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Augment your experience.

If you’re looking to augment your Cyberpunk 2077 experience, the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor can be a powerful tool. Developed by DeweySalt and Papayu, this mod allows you to customize various aspects of your gameplay, such as character stats, inventory items, and quest progress. It’s important to note that while the Save Editor was initially designed for earlier versions of the game, it can still be used with the latest Cyberpunk 2077 update. Here, we walk you through how to use the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor for Update 2.1.

How to Use the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor for Update 2.1

Using the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor for Update 2.1 remains relatively straightforward. Follow these steps to get started:

  1. Download the Mod:
    • Visit Nexus Mods and locate the “Project CyberCAT-SimpleGUI” version of the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor mod.
    • Download the mod files to your computer.
  2. Installation:
    • Extract the downloaded files to a location of your choice.
  3. Locate Your Save Files:
    • Find your save game files on your computer, typically located at: C:\Users\(username)\Saved Games\CD Projekt Red\Cyberpunk 2077
    • Replace “(username)” with your computer’s username.
  4. Create Backups:
    • Before making any changes, create backups of your save files to prevent data loss in case of corruption.
  5. Run the Save Editor:
    • Locate the “Project CyberCAT-SimpleGUI.exe” file within the extracted mod files and run it.
  6. Loading Your Save:
    • After launching the editor, select “Load Save” to load your existing Cyberpunk 2077 save file into the editor.
  7. Make Customizations:
    • With your save file loaded, you can now customize various aspects of your game to your liking.
    • Edit your character’s level, street cred, attributes, and perks.
    • Utilize presets to modify your character’s appearance.
    • Adjust item quantities, flags, stats, and modifications in your inventory.
    • Edit quest facts and objectives to manipulate quest progress.
    • Perform quick actions such as spawning legendary items or adding eddies (in-game currency) to your account.
  8. Save Changes:
    • After making the desired customizations, select “Save Changes” to save your edited save file.
  9. Run Cyberpunk 2077:
    • Launch Cyberpunk 2077 as you normally would, but now with your edited save file.

What the Save Editor Can Do for Update 2.1

The Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor remains a versatile tool even with the latest game update, offering a wide range of features and customization options. Here are some key capabilities of the editor:

  1. Character Customization:
    • Edit your character’s level, street cred, and attributes/perks to create a unique build.
  2. Appearance Presets:
    • Access save and load presets to change your character’s appearance on the fly.
  3. Inventory Management:
    • Modify item quantities, flags, stats, and modifications for all items in your inventory.
  4. Quest Manipulation:
    • Edit quest facts and objectives to restart or complete quests at your discretion.
  5. Quick Actions:
    • Use dedicated features to spawn legendary items or add eddies to your in-game account.

It’s worth noting that manual editing of .json files may not have any effect on your save, as Cyberpunk 2077‘s save files are typically in .dat format. To ensure effective save editing, it’s recommended to use the “Project CyberCAT-SimpleGUI” version of the Save Editor from Nexus Mods, as mentioned above. Be sure to create backups of your save files before making any changes, and always stay informed about updates and compatibility on the mod’s page.

With the Cyberpunk 2077 Save Editor for Update 2.1, you have the power to tailor your gaming experience to your liking.