Installing 'mod_override' mods

As the name implies, the ‘mod_override’ folder is used to override existing assets in the game’s files. These can range from the color of your health bar to the appearance of the enemies in-game. Installing these is very simple, so let’s get started!

  1. Locate your PAYDAY 2 folder. By default, this is

C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\PAYDAY 2.

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You should see this:

  1. Go into your “assets” folder:

  1. You should see a folder called “mod_overrides” in here along with some other files, like so:

If you don’t see that folder in there, go ahead and make it. Make sure it’s named “mod_overrides” exactly:

  1. Open up “mod_overrides”. It should probably be pretty empty at this point.

  2. Open the .zip for the mod you want to install, then extract or drag the contents into your “mod_overrides” folder:

  1. Now, let’s check if it was installed properly. Boot up PAYDAY 2, and go to “Options”, then "Mods":