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new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by firefighter » April 1st, 2018, 2:02 am

i use to play BF DC along time ago (probably about 10 years or so)

looking for a fun server to play on

not able to find servers though. miss playing this game.

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by ryeontherocks » April 1st, 2018, 7:07 am

Welcome back firefighter....this game is still alot of fun with alot of great players...you are also welcome to jump on ts and talk to some of us!

here is a link to the game install process keep in mind step 8 which is gamespy replacement is a must and follow all instructions in order...let us know if you have problems...

viewtopic.php?f=62&t=5308
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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Mali Mrav » April 1st, 2018, 8:19 am

Welcome firefighter
if u dont have original game here is my good friends all-in-one installer bf42-dc-dcf-pb-tankspb-widescreen
http://www.ea117dcfanfavorites.com/view ... =62&t=5857
i hope to see you in batlefield
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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Trench » April 1st, 2018, 8:23 am

Indeed, welcome firefighter, and there definitely are only a few Desert Combat servers left it seems.

You should be able to connect to our server now, once you get everything installed. If your IP address changes in the future, it might be necessary to look at the ea117.com/access info and PM us your updated IP address, and we'll get the server updated with your info. But for right now, you're already good to go, and you should simply attempt connecting to the server once you have the game and Punkbuster installed.

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by firefighter » April 1st, 2018, 4:50 pm

ryeontherocks wrote:Welcome back firefighter....this game is still alot of fun with alot of great players...you are also welcome to jump on ts and talk to some of us!

here is a link to the game install process keep in mind step 8 which is gamespy replacement is a must and follow all instructions in order...let us know if you have problems...

viewtopic.php?f=62&t=5308

so i believe i did all the steps and installed everything but still not able to find any servers. if could call me or if yall use discord or teamspeak to help out would be much appreciated. i already have the teamspeak and server saved

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Mali Mrav » April 1st, 2018, 4:57 pm

i can help u on ts if u dont know how to
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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by firefighter » April 1st, 2018, 5:07 pm

im on ts right now

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Mali Mrav » April 1st, 2018, 5:33 pm

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Trench » April 1st, 2018, 5:51 pm

Did not catch you while you were still on TeamSpeak, but the typical reason for "when I go to the Multiplayer menu and use Update to retrieve a current list of servers, I don't see any servers" is that you need the fix for the fact that GameSpy shut down the master server for Battlefield 1942 back in 2014.

But that should have been addressed by Step 8:
So perhaps be sure that step was actually completed successfully. Since once you apply that updated patch, your game will actually be querying the community-created master.bf1942.sk server instead of the now-offline GameSpy master server.

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Trench » April 1st, 2018, 6:21 pm

Maybe also take a look at the http://ea117.com/dcrules/ page too, just to know what's expected on this server. Every server sets some expectation about whether it's okay to attack the main base, whether it's okay to use C4 to protect a CTF flag, etc., and this page lists what's expected here on EA117.

Oh, it looks like you're in on the server successfully now! Have fun.

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Re: new to fourm but not battlefield

Post by Mali Mrav » April 1st, 2018, 6:26 pm

i helped him and we are knifin right now
join trench with us
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