If you like to edit Football Manager-data, you can use the pregame editor. In the pregame editor you can alter all sorts of data like player attributes, player names, player positions, club names, rivalries, affiliates, financial information and many more. In this step by step guide we explain how easy it is to find the editor on Steam and then installing it on your desktop or laptop.

System requirements

The editor of FM17 is a powerful tool and uses the full extend of the FM17 Database. For the Editor to run in optimal conditions, it is recommended that your system runs on a minimum of 2GB RAM. When using the editor on a low-end system, you might experience poor or slower performances.

How to install the Editor

It is very easy to install the Editor, it only takes a couple of steps!

Step 1:

Open Steam > Click on Tab Library > Click on Tools

After you click on Tools you will see a big list with different ‘Tools’ to install. Look for the Football Manager 2017 Editor.

Step 2: Installing the pregame editor

Once you found it double click on it. That should bring up a pop-up window for installation. This window gives you various options, including the install location, if you want to create a desktop icon and/or menu shortcut.

The minimum amount of disk space required is 170MB. So, when choosing a location for the installation, make sure you have enough of space available at the location.

Follow the steps by clicking ‘NEXT

After installation you can start the editor either via the shortcut on your desktop or start menu shortcut.

And that is all there is, have fun editing!

NOTE: Be careful with editing the data of Football Manager. Editing too much or editing the wrong data could make your game corrupt and unplayable.

Aren’t the steps above clear enough? Watch our video with instructions on how to install the editor: