It is recommended that you use Git to install the Ashita v4 beta for easy updating. See Install via Git if you are comfortable doing so.
When picking a folder to install Ashita to, it is important that you DO NOT break the following guidelines:
Ashita should NOT be installed into a system protected folder.
This means it should not be put into folders (or folders within) such as:
C:\Program Files (x86)\,
Ashita should NOT be installed into the game client folder!
You should never install Ashita into the game client folder for safety reasons.
It should be in its own separate folder entirely!
A recommended and safe installation location would be something such as:
You can download the latest beta repository snapshot for Ashita v4 here: https://github.com/AshitaXI/Ashita-v4beta/archive/refs/heads/main.zip
To ‘install’ the beta package you just downloaded, you can simply extract its contents to your desired installation folder.
If extracted properly, you should see a similar file layout as the following:
Before doing this, it is important that you make sure you have backups of any changes you have made to any files that will be overwritten! Ideally, you should not be using any files included in the beta packages directly.
Things to avoid editing and using are:
Once you have made sure to make backups of any changes or ensured all your modifications are in custom files that will not be overwritten, you can continue to the next steps.
At this point you should be updated.