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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Name_Violation » Tue Nov 22, 2011 12:41 pm

Motto: "It is pitch black. You are likely to be eaten by a grue."
Weapon: Multi-Function Sword
the shitty frame at the bottom exists. it bugs the hell out of me. i'm reporting it

edit: holy freak, the wait button works now

overtime you click wait, it opens a new frame. can't seem to close them tho
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby _Anshin_ » Tue Nov 22, 2011 1:02 pm

What frame?
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Phaze » Tue Nov 22, 2011 2:02 pm

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_Anshin_ wrote:What frame?

you press wait just above the log out it opens a new frame with your crews wait time on it
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Tue Nov 22, 2011 2:17 pm

Weapon: Viper Pistol
I dont know about anyone else, but I can't read it. Black numbers on a black background.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Vic » Tue Nov 22, 2011 2:30 pm

Weapon: Twin Swords
Same here.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby _Anshin_ » Tue Nov 22, 2011 2:48 pm

Phaze wrote:
_Anshin_ wrote:What frame?

you press wait just above the log out it opens a new frame with your crews wait time on it

Redacted for misunderstanding.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Tue Nov 22, 2011 3:21 pm

Weapon: Viper Pistol
English? For the non-coders on the boards? (Like moi.)
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You make the most of the hand you're dealt
Because the quitter never wins

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Hunt the Renegades: Winner

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby _Anshin_ » Thu Dec 01, 2011 7:56 am

For those of you that are having problems with items such as:

* Characters disappearing
* Characters showing as active after you come back from a mission
* Characters showing in the CR even though they are 100%

Refreshing the page works but this will keep happening to you (at least on Firefox/Chrome).

Quick fix is to Clear your cache and cookies (cookies have to deal with the last 2 issues, cache probably has old CSS causing the first one).
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby EverythingIsFodder » Thu Dec 08, 2011 12:09 am

Motto: ""Everything is fodder." - The original Megatron motto, and still the best. Accept nothing less from any bio-mechanoid tyrant you happen to meet."
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Is anyone else missing navigation links on the right-hand side of the screen... or is it just me?

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Thu Dec 08, 2011 12:13 am

Weapon: Viper Pistol
EverythingIsFodder wrote:Is anyone else missing navigation links on the right-hand side of the screen... or is it just me?

- EIF out -

I was on mobile, but they're there on my tower.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby EverythingIsFodder » Thu Dec 08, 2011 12:53 am

Motto: ""Everything is fodder." - The original Megatron motto, and still the best. Accept nothing less from any bio-mechanoid tyrant you happen to meet."
Weapon: Nuclear Charged Fusion Cannon
Absolute Zero wrote:
EverythingIsFodder wrote:Is anyone else missing navigation links on the right-hand side of the screen... or is it just me?

- EIF out -

I was on mobile, but they're there on my tower.


Problem solved. They reappeared when I reset the Zoom in Firefox... must've had it cranked up when the site re-design first hit.

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Thu Dec 08, 2011 7:49 pm

Weapon: Viper Pistol
Is HMW working on mobile now? Cause it wasn't when I looked before, neither was the boards. Just the news, toy sightings, and main page.
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Because the quitter never wins

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Autbot Treasure Hunt: Winner
Hunt the Renegades: Winner

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby slip » Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:33 pm

Motto: "Do you still believe in all the things that you stood by before?
Are you out there on the front lines or at home keeping score?"
Absolute Zero wrote:Is HMW working on mobile now? Cause it wasn't when I looked before, neither was the boards. Just the news, toy sightings, and main page.

Mobile was just getting me 404 errors. Finally i got here by the report broken link link.
Honestly i'll most likely use the full site if a working mobile gets implemented.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Psychout » Thu Dec 08, 2011 8:54 pm

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The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
Let's wait and see what the final result is first. First Neo Kaon and now this - nightmare!
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Thu Dec 08, 2011 9:07 pm

Weapon: Viper Pistol
I hope it gets sorted, because I could honestly give two **** about anything on the site not HMW.

*edit* What's going on with NeoKaon anyway?
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby _Anshin_ » Fri Dec 09, 2011 7:21 am

Absolute Zero wrote:I hope it gets sorted, because I could honestly give two **** about anything on the site not HMW.

*edit* What's going on with NeoKaon anyway?

The machines have attacked and are replicating anyone on that board to Agent Smith clones. Its nasty, you may want to buy a firewall just to protect yourself.

On the bright side, I double checked on three devices today (Ipad, Android Evo 3d, Iphone). The site seems to be working in mobile mode, but again works with less issues if you set the phone to emulate desktop mode.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Fri Dec 09, 2011 12:07 pm

Weapon: Viper Pistol
That's good. Cost me a deployment while I was waiting for the bus.
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Autbot Treasure Hunt: Winner
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Dark_Blitzwing » Sun Dec 18, 2011 8:49 pm

Motto: ""Rats who dare to stand before us, Feel our guns go LIVE!!!""
Weapon: Triple Crusher Cannon
Not sure if this has been brought up before (too many pages!) but Arena, at least for me, seems to have a problem. When I click the arena-fight button, i see some level 2/3s in an arena battle instead of my guys

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Absolute Zero » Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:59 am

Weapon: Viper Pistol
It's a known bug with the logs. You're getting your XP, the logs are just getting mixed up with some old logs that weren't properly deleted. On the plus side, the missions aren't all messed up with that bug, so you could always join those instead.
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You fight for your life because the fighter never quits
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Autbot Treasure Hunt: Winner
Hunt the Renegades: Winner

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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Blackmoon » Mon Jan 02, 2012 6:31 am

Motto: "Life's a b*tch and that's pretty much it."
Weapon: Battle Blades
I don't know if this is happening to anyone else but in the edit section for your characters the custom color chart is cut off for me.

If I remember right the top row is supposed to have 11 or 12 dots, or whatever you call them, and the bottom 2 sections are supposed to have 6. Well the box that it's in cuts off the dots, my top row only goes to 9 and the bottom 2 barely go to 5 because the box it's in cuts down the middle of the dots.

Just wondering if this is happening with anyone else?
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby steve2275 » Mon Jan 02, 2012 9:55 am

Motto: "it may not get better
but it wont get any worse"
same here
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby _Anshin_ » Mon Jan 02, 2012 1:00 pm

This has to do with the way the CSS overlays. You can tab through the selections or use the arrow keys to get the selections to get the selections that are blocked or not seen.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Cooter » Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:57 pm

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Is it everyone or just me that got slapped upside the head with a five hour wait for mission results?
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Bumblevivisector » Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:14 pm

Cooter wrote:Is it everyone or just me that got slapped upside the head with a five hour wait for mission results?


Just noticed that all of my guys are in >4h missions too. I've been playing over 2 years and never saw this particular glitch before. And I finally just upgraded 4 of mine to level 7 today too, so having to scrap the whole game a second time now would really sting like a ****. I'm copying all of my bios just in case.

Oh, and as I just noticed someone said in January, my color chart is cut off too. I was hoping it was a temporary glitch that would sort itself out, but I may as well speak up.
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Re: Bug Reporting Thread

Postby Psychout » Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:24 pm

Motto: "The Blackest Night Falls from the skies,
The darkness grows as all light dies,
We crave your hearts and your Demise
by my Black Hand-- --The Dead shall rise!"
Weapon: Sniper Rifle
You still getting that, or is this a new thing, and has it sorted itself out at all?

It may that the clock has altered again, that's what caused the 4-year mission waiting times earlier this month.
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