How to Launch SMAPI Using Xbox App for Stardew Valley

To play Stardew Valley with mods, you are required to boot SMAPI with either Steam, Xbox App, or GOG Galaxy.

Installing SMAPI With Xbox App

  1. Open Xbox App and select My Library.
  2. Select Stardew Valley.
  3. Navigate to ... > Manage.
  4. Navigate to Files > Browse.
  5. Open /content folder and copy the file location.
  6. Run SMAPI Installer, when it asks for a file path, paste the file location you copied in step 5.
  7. Complete the installation.
  8. Go back to Stardew Valley local files and complete the following:
    1. Rename StardewValley.exe to StardewValleyOriginal.exe.
    2. Make a copy of StardewModdingAPI.exe and rename it to StardewValley.exe.

To install mods on your Stardew Valley client, you can check out our Knowledgebase article here.

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