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These were the exact steps I did and it worked perfectly.

Since people are going crazy in the news thread, thought I'd post the steps on what I did to get my code. Hopefully it helps some people get theirs.

What to do.

Before any of this. Clear out all your cookies... then...EA.com, Log into your account and download Origin while logged in.

Then......
1. http://www.battlefieldbadcompany2.com
2. Log in, go to your solder, click Veteran.
3. Click force veteran refresh. Might be placebo but it worked for me.
4. Keep this tab open.
5. New Tab: Go to the usual https://bf3alpha.battlefield.com/index.php?id=1 [You must open this in a new tab. Cookies MUST be on since you logged into the normal battlefield site]
6. Fill out your info as usual. DoB, ea login etc etc
7. Get your code
8. Activate on Origin and have a blast

These were the exact steps I took. I kid you not, it worked, here's a screeny.

I hope this helps guys, have fun! ^^



edit:image reupped, had questionable content initially, sorry guys

edit2: I'll just edit the title and not make it as positive as it seems... I'm glad it worked for some.. hopefully it works for more :\\

edit3: I had a vet status of 1 due to BF2142.. so yeah ><
Edited by Munkypoo7 - 7/27/11 at 5:31pm
    
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Worked for me too
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doesn't work...
 
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same :/
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worked for me as well <3
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You do not meet the criteria :/
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Tried about 50-70 times. no luck.
 
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Originally Posted by Munkypoo7 View Post
These were the exact steps I did and it worked perfectly.

Since people are going crazy in the news thread, thought I'd post the steps on what I did to get my code. Hopefully it helps some people get theirs.

What to do.

Before any of this. Clear out all your cookies... then...EA.com, Log into your account and download Origin while logged in.

Then......
1. http://www.battlefieldbadcompany2.com
2. Log in, go to your solder, click Veteran.
3. Click force veteran refresh. Might be placebo but it worked for me.
4. Keep this tab open.
5. New Tab: Go to the usual https://bf3alpha.battlefield.com/index.php?id=1 [You must open this in a new tab. Cookies MUST be on since you logged into the normal battlefield site]
6. Fill out your info as usual. DoB, ea login etc etc
7. Get your code
8. Activate on Origin and have a blast

These were the exact steps I took. I kid you not, it worked, here's a screeny.

I hope this helps guys, have fun! ^^



edit:image reupped, had questionable content initially, sorry guys

edit2: I'll just edit the title and not make it as positive as it seems... I'm glad it worked for some.. hopefully it works for more :\\
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Worked for me too
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doesn't work...
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Originally Posted by Modus View Post
same :/
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Originally Posted by LuminatX View Post
worked for me as well <3
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Tried about 50-70 times. no luck.
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I changed the title [to not make it all happy go lucky] and what not.. I guess it's still hit and miss.. hopefully it works for some / most people.

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Veteran status?
Yeah I had BF2142 so I have a 1 :S
    
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Didn't work for me.
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