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Ability to invite self to games

Postby DoomYoshi on Mon Sep 03, 2012 1:43 pm

This used to already be a feature. Whoever suggested and supported that this feature should be removed should be permabanned. This is fucking atrocious.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby Vid_FISO on Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:52 pm

I can do it :-)
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby DoomYoshi on Mon Sep 03, 2012 6:58 pm

I guess my account is broken then :(

Will report this in bugs.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby tkr4lf on Mon Sep 03, 2012 7:03 pm

I've found that you have to change the capitalization of the first letter of your username. For me, I have to type in Tkr4lf to get it to work. So it should work for you if you send the invite to doomYoshi.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby Woodruff on Mon Sep 03, 2012 7:27 pm

tkr4lf wrote:I've found that you have to change the capitalization of the first letter of your username. For me, I have to type in Tkr4lf to get it to work. So it should work for you if you send the invite to doomYoshi.


That is quite interesting.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby sempaispellcheck on Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:41 pm

Woodruff wrote:
tkr4lf wrote:I've found that you have to change the capitalization of the first letter of your username. For me, I have to type in Tkr4lf to get it to work. So it should work for you if you send the invite to doomYoshi.

That is quite interesting.

Indeed it is. Thanks for the tip, tk.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby tkr4lf on Sun Sep 09, 2012 9:35 am

Sure, no problem. I actually found that out in a previous suggestion about this very thing. Somebody else posted what I posted and I've been able to invite myself since then.

Hope that helps.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby Dibbler on Sun Sep 09, 2012 10:40 am

Yeah, I've been doing the same for a few months now, I have to do the opposite of tk, I invite dibbler to get Dibbler
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby agentcom on Sun Sep 09, 2012 3:36 pm

Dibbler wrote:Yeah, I've been doing the same for a few months now, I have to do the opposite of tk, I invite dibbler to get Dibbler


It's pretty interesting what parts of this site are case sensitive ... ever tried to sort a thread by author? Also, TourStats (a plug-in) has a similar issue. Add this to the list, I guess.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby chapcrap on Tue Sep 11, 2012 6:56 pm

Yeah, I posted something about this when it was brought up in the clan forum. You just need to change capitalization.

Actually though, I don't know what Doom was getting so cranky about. Was he mad that we can invite ourselves? Anyway, move this thread!! ;)
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby chapcrap on Thu Dec 20, 2012 12:42 pm

MOVED to Implemented, because you were already allowed to invite yourself to games.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby kuma32478 on Thu Dec 20, 2012 1:22 pm

Huh...learned something new today
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby blakebowling on Thu Dec 20, 2012 1:25 pm

chapcrap wrote:MOVED to Implemented, because you were already allowed to invite yourself to games.

Technically. However it's strange that it's coded against inviting your own username.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby greenoaks on Thu Dec 20, 2012 4:44 pm

tkr4lf wrote:I've found that you have to change the capitalization of the first letter of your username. For me, I have to type in Tkr4lf to get it to work. So it should work for you if you send the invite to doomYoshi.

well that is news to me.
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby ManBungalow on Thu Dec 20, 2012 8:04 pm

woah
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Re: Ability to invite self to games

Postby macbone on Thu Dec 20, 2012 8:58 pm

Yeah, any change in capitalization lets you invite yourself. Very handy for setting up tournament games and SoC games.
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