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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527493 30-Sep-2011 01:00 Send private message

Its live on Origin now. Woohoo! Downloading now, seems to be going nice and fast :)

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 527494 30-Sep-2011 01:02 Send private message

Downloading on Origin at 1.2MB/s Nice! Going to play in the morning, to tired tonight




 

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527496 30-Sep-2011 02:13 Send private message

Downloaded. Then I had to update my graphics driver. Then I got" You were disconnected from the login server."
Argh! Time for bed I think, hopefully these kinks are sorted out by morning! 



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  Reply # 527500 30-Sep-2011 04:30 Send private message

I got the previously downloaded version working! decided not to stay up all night.. Woke up half an hour ago and thought id give it a go, took about 5 mins to work out.. Just been playing on the ON3 servers, 4 servers are pretty much full at 4am lol.
So far its definetly a beta. Feels different to BC2, will take a bit of adjusting.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527546 30-Sep-2011 09:32 Send private message

Hmpf I'm still getting "You were disconnected from the login server". Has anyone else got this know a way around it?

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527547 30-Sep-2011 09:34 Send private message

^Never mind, its working now :)

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Geek


  Reply # 527550 30-Sep-2011 09:49 Send private message

Yeah they doing update .. classes seems to be broken now.. not going up past PV1



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  Reply # 527556 30-Sep-2011 10:01 Send private message

theres some dedicated people on there.. ive seen a level 21 already.. thats insane for 3 days of beta.. it took me a good few months to get to level 21 on BC2 and i believe levelling up is about the same in BF3

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527571 30-Sep-2011 10:16 Send private message

Correct me if I'm wrong but I don't think their stats will continue over to the final game. Even so, without matchmaking those hardcore gamers are kicking my butt :)

I wonder if EA/Dice read forums like this for feedback? If so, theres a lot of graphical glitches still in the game, not to mention balancing issues. They'll be in crunch mode from now till release to get it all fixed I bet!

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 527585 30-Sep-2011 10:41 Send private message

Just downloaded the beta from Xbox Live Marketplace. I hope to give it a play this evening. :-)

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Geek


  Reply # 527628 30-Sep-2011 12:09 Send private message

No way would they read this .. go here .. they have thousands of replys .. 

Game is still very buggy .. I doubt a Oct 26 release at all !!>.

Rocket Lauchers are lame , no fireworks ..

Damm class keep sgoing back to level 1 .. http://battlelog.battlefield.com/bf3/forum/view/2826551518944652249/ 

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  Reply # 527652 30-Sep-2011 12:52 Send private message

gurthang117: ^Never mind, its working now :)


What did you do? I installed this morning and am getting the same issue. Have seen a couple of references to hosts file but it is not that for me. Only got a couple of minutes to try before I had to leave for work anyway.







Media centre PC - Case Silverstone LC16M with 2 X 80mm AcoustiFan DustPROOF, MOBO Gigabyte MA785GT-UD3H, CPU AMD X2 240 under volted, RAM 4 Gig DDR3 1033, HDD 120Gig System/512Gig data, Tuners 2 X Hauppauge HVR-3000, 1 X HVR-2200, Video Palit GT 220, Sound Realtek 886A HD (onboard), Optical LiteOn DH-401S Blue-ray using TotalMedia Theatre Power Corsair VX Series, 450W ATX PSU OS Windows 7 x64

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 527668 30-Sep-2011 13:16 Send private message

Nety:
gurthang117: ^Never mind, its working now :)


What did you do? I installed this morning and am getting the same issue. Have seen a couple of references to hosts file but it is not that for me. Only got a couple of minutes to try before I had to leave for work anyway.


Add an exception to your firewall, and turn off Peerblock if you have it ;) 

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  Reply # 527695 30-Sep-2011 13:46 Send private message

OK I cannot just add an exception for the application to my firewall as it is a dedicated hardware firewall but if it is blocked ports then I can monitor what is being blocked and open it. That was going to be my next step anyway as I suspected that might be the issue however annoyingly there does not seem to be any info on what ports are required. Thanks for confirming I was heading in the right direction.







Media centre PC - Case Silverstone LC16M with 2 X 80mm AcoustiFan DustPROOF, MOBO Gigabyte MA785GT-UD3H, CPU AMD X2 240 under volted, RAM 4 Gig DDR3 1033, HDD 120Gig System/512Gig data, Tuners 2 X Hauppauge HVR-3000, 1 X HVR-2200, Video Palit GT 220, Sound Realtek 886A HD (onboard), Optical LiteOn DH-401S Blue-ray using TotalMedia Theatre Power Corsair VX Series, 450W ATX PSU OS Windows 7 x64

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 527995 1-Oct-2011 13:02 Send private message

Well, the game runs very well on my GTX 460 1GB on ultra with no AA. The one thing I would have hoped that they would change was the horrible aiming system using a mouse, feels bad as BC2, it's like using a controller analog stick but with a mouse. COD wins for me with this.




 

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