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A few weeks ago some poor guy posted that he'd accidentally deleted a high level character. I read it and laughed.."that's crazy, how could anyone do anything that stupid". Tonight I logged on to what I thought was the "Holodeck". Eager to test some of the new shineys. I logged on and saw that all three characters I transferred over were there. Deciding it might be fun to check out the Klingon missions on a lowbie (and to see if new race options were there), I deleted my highest level toon.

"Hey where's all the new stuff", I said, surprised I couldn't find anything. It was only after asking this very stupid question in Zone chat did I realize what I'd done. I clicked on "Holodeck" but was somehow logged onto live. I had deleted my toon. All her gear and three rare Tribblles I bred...gone. I couldn't even get angry as it was 100% my own fault.

I guess it's a good thing the leveling is easy in this game. I get to see all the content over again!
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# 2
03-12-2010, 08:04 PM
Holodeck is the main server.
Tribble is the test server.
Even says so on the launcher. (well... says Tribble is the test shard)
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# 3
03-12-2010, 08:15 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chat
Holodeck is the main server.
Tribble is the test server.
Even says so on the launcher. (well... says Tribble is the test shard)
Yup..as I finished typing this. I realized the pure stupidity of what I'd done..was even worse. I think in my head I was thinking.."Holodeck = Simulation = Test". Even though I've logged into Tribble to test before. Shows what a very long day and being a hurry will do to you...
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# 4
03-12-2010, 08:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Darkstahr View Post
Yup..as I finished typing this. I realized the pure stupidity of what I'd done..was even worse. I think in my head I was thinking.."Holodeck = Simulation = Test". Even though I've logged into Tribble to test before. Shows what a very long day and being a hurry will do to you...
it is rather confusing yes.
The names really should be reversed.

And just in case you felt it was missing from the thread... *points and laughs and goes and gets another cup of tea... maybe a sammich*
What? Chat has a hunger.
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# 5
03-12-2010, 08:25 PM
I love laughing at stupid people.

I am laughing at you right now.
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# 6
03-12-2010, 08:26 PM
Ouch! sad bit of cherry topping is some dev probably brought up the confusing names in a meeting but it never went anywhere.
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# 7
03-12-2010, 08:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Capulet View Post
Ouch! sad bit of cherry topping is some dev probably brought up the confusing names in a meeting but it never went anywhere.
i imagine that that meeting went something like this
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# 8
03-13-2010, 07:14 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by Darkstahr View Post
A few weeks ago some poor guy posted that he'd accidentally deleted a high level character. I read it and laughed.."that's crazy, how could anyone do anything that stupid". Tonight I logged on to what I thought was the "Holodeck". Eager to test some of the new shineys. I logged on and saw that all three characters I transferred over were there. Deciding it might be fun to check out the Klingon missions on a lowbie (and to see if new race options were there), I deleted my highest level toon.

"Hey where's all the new stuff", I said, surprised I couldn't find anything. It was only after asking this very stupid question in Zone chat did I realize what I'd done. I clicked on "Holodeck" but was somehow logged onto live. I had deleted my toon. All her gear and three rare Tribblles I bred...gone. I couldn't even get angry as it was 100% my own fault.

I guess it's a good thing the leveling is easy in this game. I get to see all the content over again!
There are rare tribbles?

Sochya-eh dif! (Vulcan: Peace and long life)
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# 9
03-13-2010, 07:23 AM
I feel for your loss but look on the brightside you'll get to change any powers you did wrong the first time.

Quote:
Originally Posted by JadeEnigma
There are rare tribbles?

Sochya-eh dif! (Vulcan: Peace and long life)
http://www.sto-intel.org/wiki/Tribble has a list of the tribbles and what they do
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# 10
03-13-2010, 07:40 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by Woebetide
I feel for your loss but look on the brightside you'll get to change any powers you did wrong the first time.



http://www.sto-intel.org/wiki/Tribble has a list of the tribbles and what they do
not much of a bright side when respecs are out in the next patch.
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