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Does anybody know when the emails letting us know if we're in or not will be going out ?
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I let them know that I beta tested for AION as well as TERA, I also pay attention to fine detail and test objectives/quests in multiple ways. A bit more than that, but you get the jist. If that's not good enough for them, then I don't want to be beta testing. smile.gif

I'm very good at finding places you can jump out of the map. biggrin.gif

I'm very good at finding places to get stuck and can't get out. If there is a crevice in a rock that you can get your foot stuck in, I'll find it.
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Im pretty sure its been 48 hours since I signed up, I have yet to receive an email stating if im in or not.

I dont know where they said they would let people know in 48 hours whether they were selected or not. I never read that anywhere on the website. But i did hear in an interview the beta starts very very soon. Going to be a very small group at first and then get bigger and bigger with each test. Each test specifically testing a certain aspect of the game.
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I thought it was an email just confirming that they received your information..

I received one that day thanking me for applying and they will let me know if I was accepted..

It was in my spam folder
Just checked and since it was deleted from my spam its gone forever.. Sorry or I would of posted it.
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I thought it was an email just confirming that they received your information..

I received one that day thanking me for applying and they will let me know if I was accepted..

It was in my spam folder
Just checked and since it was deleted from my spam its gone forever.. Sorry or I would of posted it.

Yeah everyone got that email, saying basically thank you for signing up for the beta.

But ive heard a few people on this thread stating that were going to be told in 48 hours whether we were accepted or not. I never read any article or post from Bethesda ever saying they were going to let you know 48 hours after signing up if you got accepted or not. I was just wondering how this rumor started.
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Yeah everyone got that email, saying basically thank you for signing up for the beta.

But ive heard a few people on this thread stating that were going to be told in 48 hours whether we were accepted or not. I never read any article or post from Bethesda ever saying they were going to let you know 48 hours after signing up if you got accepted or not. I was just wondering how this rumor started.

The message states that you will receive a confirmation in 48 hours saying that you have applied, not that you have been accepted. It would be silly to start accepting people 48 hours after starting the signups when there have been so many issues with being able to submit your info. I tried multiple times within the past few days and just now got one to go through.
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The message states that you will receive a confirmation in 48 hours saying that you have applied, not that you have been accepted. It would be silly to start accepting people 48 hours after starting the signups when there have been so many issues with being able to submit your info. I tried multiple times within the past few days and just now got one to go through.

Well someone was confused. Some people are stating that you are getting confirmation on whether you were accepted or not 48 hours after applying. I got my confirmation of applying within 10min of submitting. Weird that they would say anywhere within 48 hour youll get confirmation of your application. Oh well, glad its been clarified.
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i think the chances excellent thing is default if you just fill out the whole form, not leaving any blanks, right?

i filled out the form with all game modes checked, and got high chances--then unchecked "casual" and it gave me the excellent X-D
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i think the chances excellent thing is default if you just fill out the whole form, not leaving any blanks, right?

i filled out the form with all game modes checked, and got high chances--then unchecked "casual" and it gave me the excellent X-D

I think at least part of the issue is that the "chances of getting in" meter has considerable lag. I filled out the entire form (not a member of a guild, so I put "none" in the guild blank) and was stuck at "above average" for about 30 seconds or so, but then the meter inexplicably jumped to "excellent" after I scrolled back up, proofread the application, and selected/deselected a couple more boxes.

As for the "why" question, my response was maybe 100-150 words, just enough to fill out most of the box without scrolling. I think being too wordy probably hurts your chances as much as being too brusque.

Here's hoping that Beth hasn't coded TESO with a bunch of garbage x87 code like they did with Skyrim; my 'dozer might be able to run it competently, then. The whole "hundreds of characters" in the PVP battles implies to me that it'll be well-threaded, but who knows?
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