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How to find & download the official FM22 Pre-Game Editor

A tutorial on how to find & download the official Football Manager 2022 Pre-Game Editor on Steam.

By on Nov 08, 2021   9542 views   4 comments
FM Tutorials - How to find & download the official FM22 Pre-Game Editor
The FM 2022 Editor also known as the FM22 pre-game data editor is a powerful editing tool that allows the user to modify the Football Manager 2022 database.

It is available for free as a separate download for anyone who has bought FM22 through Steam library under tools.

How to find it in a glance:
Open Steam -> Library -> Tools -> Football Manager 2022 Editor

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1: To find and download the pre-game editor for Football Manager 2022, you'll need to log into the Steam desktop app first.

Step 2: On the top-left menu (Store/Library/Community/User), go on Library.

Step 3: Select "Games" then tick "Tools".



Step 4: You will now see a number of titles, just scroll down to Football Manager 2022 Editor, right click on it and finally select install.



The download will now proceed, and you'll be able to use it.

The initial run may require to install direct X files.

For optimal performance it is recommended that you use the FM 2022 Editor on a high-end machine with at least 4GB RAM or more.
Due to massive amount of data stored in the Football Manager 2022 database you may experience poor or slow performance on low-end systems.


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Discussion: How to find & download the official FM22 Pre-Game Editor

4 comments have been posted so far.

  • tdurb0's avatar
    What about gamepass? It auto-instals to a I'm not allowed acess to. something to do with permissions. So can't use on without the other. I;m destined never to get this to work. I almost wish I;d got it on Steam, I've been so used to modding through there, all this needings X + Y permissions means I don't have the pre-game. Gutted
  • michael89's avatar
    Help needed!

    I've downloaded the pre-game editor, and I have tried to add myself into the game however when I load the database with me added into the game it doesn't work. This has never happened before. PLEASE somebody help
  • cliffyfromboro's avatar
    Gamepass version is available on Microsoft Store
  • danieltequila's avatar
    How can I find it on Game Pass version?
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