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FM Scout Editor 2019 - Exclusive Download

The first real-time editor for Football Manager 2019. A powerful alternative to the official In-Game Editor. Comes with basic scouting features too. Last Updated: September 20th, 2019.

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Downloads: 181530 / Size: 15.2 MB / Added: 2018-10-18
Football Manager 2019 Tools - FM Scout Editor 2019 - Exclusive Download
FM Scout Editor 2019 (FMSE19 for short) is a utility with powerful real time editing capabilities and some basic scouting features for Football Manager 2019 and FM Touch 2019. It currently works with Windows 7+ and the latest 19.3.6 Steam and Xbox Game Pass for PC versions of FM 2019 64-bit.
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Released: 18 October - v2.0.2.0
Updated: 20 September - v2.1.23.0

Redistribution Policy

People who want to put FM Scout Editor on other sites, you may link back here but you cannot host any files yourselves. Thank you!

FMSE Features

FMSE19 is packed with a plethora of options and running lightning fast. The focus is on the editing side of things. The scouting capabilities are limited. For more advanced scouting, it's recommended to try Genie Scout 19.

We'll aim to roll out frequent updates to introduce new functionality.

Whenever there's a new official patch out, we'll make an effort to update FMSE within a couple of hours. And while update time is dependent on external factors (such as patch complexity or other unpredictable situations), we'll do our best to deliver updates faster than other editing tools out there.

Here's an overview of the currently available key features...

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Nation Editing
Edit Nation general data, teams, Kits and Agreements. For example, you can disable Brexit by adding England back to EU.
In-Game Assistant
See hidden player attributes, CA/PA & actual left/right foot values right in the game (attributes screen). This is an exclusive feature no other tool for Windows is offering!
Edit Club Finances
Edit all kinds of club finances, such as budgets, ticket prices, sugar daddy, sponsors, debts and more.
Edit Club Info
Fiddle with year founded, facilities, youth recruitment, morale, attendances.
Edit Players
A vast amount of player details can be edited, including value, all attributes, abilities, contract data, reputation, positions, preferred moves and so on. You can also heal injuries, destroy a player (fitness to 1%) and remove bans.
Freeze Player Attributes
You can now freeze attributes so they remain unaffected by CA, PA or training.
Edit Competitions
Extensive editing for competition, with more editable data than other real-time editor.
Edit Staff
Scout for and Edit Non-Playing staff like Coaches, Assistant Managers, etc.
Mass Edit Teams
Quick-actions to Heal Team, Remove Unhappy, Remove Bans and Destroy Team.
Edit Club Kits
Change kit style and colours every new season and see these changes apply to the 3D match as well!
Edit Awards
In-depth editing of awards is possible for all sorts of award details. The most advanced FM Award Editor is here!
Edit Cities
Edit city details such as coordinates, attraction, altitude and amount of inhabitants.
Mass Edit Players, Staff, Clubs, Awards & Cities
Advanced Mass Edit dedicated panel you can access after selecting 2 or more entities in search results. Multi-select entities using Shift-click, Ctrl-click or click-drag.

Feature Requests

You can always request a feature that you want that will make this tool better! Just leave a message in the official FMSE forum! Any doable feature requested will make it in one of our next releases.

How to use FMSE

Current version is compatible with Steam and Xbox Game Pass for PC 64-bit Windows editions only.

  1. Unzip and install by running the .exe file.
  2. Open Football Manager 2019 and load your saved game.
  3. Open FMSE 2019.
  4. Click on the load icon (small folder, top left).
  5. Search for awards, cities, clubs, players...
  6. Double-click on an item from the results.
  7. A new window will pop-up and you can edit data there.
  8. Once done editing click on the save icon (small disk, top left) for the changes to take effect.

Support FM Scout Editor

You can support the development of this tool by purchasing a license which unlocks the ability to save your edits for the 2019 version. This is an one time upgrade which costs £5.99 / €5.99 / $5.99 (VAT is included!).

User guide: Registering your FMSE license

Software licenses issued for FMSE19 are NON-refundable. Please make sure the app and the features provided are what you are looking for, before purchasing. If you have any questions about purchasing a license, you can contact [email protected] prior to your purchase.

Bug Reports

If you encounter any bugs, please report them in the official FMSE forum, or by sending an email to [email protected].

Please keep a backup of your save game before using FMSE 19 to edit your game’s data. AppCake Ltd and cannot be held liable for any corrupt game files, or any other issue caused by the use of FMSE 19. A backup will make sure that whatever happens, you will still have your saved game.


For support queries regarding licenses, please contact [email protected]. For any other support queries, please contact [email protected].

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Discussion: FM Scout Editor 2019 - Exclusive Download

306 comments have been posted so far.

  • matanhen's avatar
    I can not install the software and run it. help please?
  • Marko12101983's avatar
    How to save your edits when it asks me for a license which I don't have?

    Help, please.
  • Stam's avatar
    Quick update: FMSE will be ready for translation into more languages next week. Thanos is finishing the English language file over the weekend. If you're interested in contributing a new language, please message me. In the meantime, I expect a new patch to be released before the weekend; if that happens, we'll promptly roll out a patchfix as always.

    @4000LIEGE: Yes, you can. To download / install / explore the app is free. Make sure you see for yourself all the available options it has before investing in a license.

    @right_winger: 1) Club names are not editable.
    2) Club names are not editable. It doesn’t do anything to the game.
    3) FMSE does not alter game files, so that’s impossible. All changes are temporary in the database and only affect the current loaded game.

    @Kove4evr: Have a look at this screenshot for all available options.
  • 4000LIEGE's avatar
    Hello, I dont know FMS well. Can we change the nationality of a player with this software?
  • right_winger's avatar
    This editor has a serious fault:
    1) club names did not change in the game after editing
    2) despite the above failing, now in the game the drop down list of clubs (eg. from one league) has FULL club names instead of short ones which is very annoying
    3) the same problem appears in other saves so backup file is pointless as it has ruined the game anyway...

    It seems the failed attempt on editing changed some setting responsible for showing short/full names but now I am not able to change it back manually.

    Disappointed & wasted money, not good...
  • Kobe4evr's avatar
    can you change league rules and registration, such as registration restrictions in for example, the premier league team registration needing 8 home grown players with this tool?
  • Stam's avatar
    @oikonomologos: Not currently possible. If we can figure out how to make it work, we'll add that.

    @GeeGeeW @kenz24 @flamma: Try to run the app as admin. Open Windows start menu, find FMSE19, right-click on it and select "Run as administrator".

    @heirtothestar: We'd love to add that, but don't know how this is calculated yet. In the meantime, you could use the "Freeze Attributes" feature.

    @Meazer: That's odd. We'll look into it.

    @WhiskyPriest: Good shout. We'll add those as soon as we're done with localization. We're currently preparing the app to be translated into more languages.
  • oikonomologos's avatar
    Can I make an Ineligible player because he played in two different clubs in a season, eligible with this tool?
  • GeeGeeW's avatar
    @kenz24 Exactly the same problem here, Just keeps 'Loading game data' and won't change, can't find any fix
  • kenz24's avatar
    cant load any game it just keeps on loading..
  • heirtothestar's avatar
    any feature like "suggested ca" that the same as si'in-game editor ? because after you edit any attributes, you have to increase ca too or else new edited attributes will revert after playing for a few weeks...
  • Meazer's avatar
    You cannot change a players height and weight as of the current patch.
  • flamma's avatar
    hi, firstly apology for my bad english. i wish click to load game but loading bar is endless.
  • WhiskyPriest's avatar
    Any chance on adding the ability to change the following??

    - Judging Player Data
    - Judging Team Data
    - Presenting Data

    - GK Distribution
    - GK Handling

    - Sports Science

    None are avaliable to edit in the staff editor (as far as I can see).
  • Stam's avatar
    Update for FM Touch is now available. Apologies for the delay.
  • msey0002's avatar
    Any news on the update? FMSE still unusable with FM Touch
  • Stam's avatar
    Typical FM Touch delay with patch release. We'll update FMSE for it later today.
  • msey0002's avatar
    Doesn't work with FM Touch after the update. Hope to see an update soon
  • norrelschip's avatar
    Latest version does not work with Fm Touch 19.1.5. When can we expect an update?
  • Stam's avatar
    FMSE updated for 19.1.5 already.
    We're currently working on making the app ready to be translated. Focus for next version will be on a couple of stability fixes.

    @Bertomoreira: Try disabling your antivirus for the installation.
  • Dominator11's avatar
    The game has been updated. When will there be a new version?
  • kadu_roots's avatar
    When you try to use the '' Mass Edit '' option, changing the age of several players at once, the program closes.
    Please fix this. Thank you
  • Bertomoreira's avatar
    Hello.. i cant instale the program.. its says : one or more issues caused the setup to fail. Plz fix the issue and retry setup
    0x80070005 - access denied

    how i can fix it..
  • Justice's avatar
    @Fishyqw, If you read the above article, you would find a link to a User Guide for the license.
  • Fishyqw's avatar
    how to use the license?

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