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Originally Posted by Zulli85 View Post

That happens once in a while when the server is down or your game can't connect. It usually fixes itself within 20 or 30 minutes, I would just restart the game every 10 minutes or so to see if the server is back up. Here is a thread to see if other people are having the same problem.
http://dev.dota2.com/showthread.php?t=6703&highlight=doors+closed
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Originally Posted by dezahp View Post

When that happens, it means Dota 2 is down for maintenance or whatever reason.

Okay, good to know thanks guys thumb.gif.

btw, I was having issues with the Valve video stuttering and shutting down dota 2 for me so I entered "-novid" in the launch options and that fixed it, plus it loads up even faster.

add me if you're up for a game- iNunFun
I'm not so good, so hold back the laughter biggrin.gif
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post #702 of 17107
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Originally Posted by NoTiCe View Post

Okay, good to know thanks guys thumb.gif.
btw, I was having issues with the Valve video stuttering and shutting down dota 2 for me so I entered "-novid" in the launch options and that fixed it, plus it loads up even faster.
add me if you're up for a game- iNunFun
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Oh nice, I'll definitely throw that in the launch options. Thanks for the tip. And yeah I'll be playing in a little while, like 1030ish EST. Zulli85 is my Steam if I forget to add you. smile.gif
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post #703 of 17107
Here are my set launch options for those of you who don't know about them.

-windowed -noborder -w 1920 -h 1080 -console -novid

You can look in the console after each game and it gives you stats of the entire game of each person which is pretty cool. ie: total damage, stuns, slows
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What happens when someone leaves the game, I was told that the person would be banned. Is that true?
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You don't get banned for just leaving. I think you get some sort of leave status, I don't remember.
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Originally Posted by dezahp View Post

Here are my set launch options for those of you who don't know about them.
-windowed -noborder -w 1920 -h 1080 -console -novid
You can look in the console after each game and it gives you stats of the entire game of each person which is pretty cool. ie: total damage, stuns, slows

You can change all of those graphics settings in the game itself besides console and novid. Also, its not a good idea to suggest setting the resolution to 1920x1080 because not everyone has a 1080p monitor. Might make people wonder what the heck is going on if they suddenly can't load the game or what have you. Novid and console are good suggestions though.
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What happens when someone leaves the game, I was told that the person would be banned. Is that true?

If you abandon the game before it is safe to leave then you get put into a leaver pool with lower priority matchmaking. In other words it will take longer for you to find a game and you will also be matched with other leavers. Its a bad thing and you should try to avoid it if at all possible.
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What happens when someone leaves the game, I was told that the person would be banned. Is that true?

you get sent to the low priority matchmaking pool, aka the leaver pool, and stay there for 24 hours. this happens for every 2 games that you leave, if they are within 24 hours of each other.
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I just updated the OP a bit and I just noticed that playdota.com is giving away 120 keys a day! That is a ton of keys.

Anyone have any suggestions as to how I should change the OP? I'm thinking about making a list of OCN members that have Dota 2 along with their Steam accounts. What are your thoughts and/or suggestions? I want the OP to look nice and snazy but I'm not sure what I should do. Thanks!

Edit - Also just noticed that Spade put this thread in his sig, thanks! smile.gif
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Edit - Also just noticed that Spade put this thread in his sig, thanks! smile.gif

yeah i noticed there are some people who already have beta keys on ocn, but are not aware of the existence of this thread. gotta spread the word lol biggrin.gif
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We need to organize times to play together.

I have no real desire to play solo rolleyes.gif
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