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1. I preordered from Origin with a CC and it charged instantly.
2. When I click order history, for a small period of time a page shows up saying "No orders were found" and then I'm redirected to the store.

Game is installed and all.

However there is one thing... my CC/bank works in a somewhat mysterious way. Hard to explain but I'll try. When I buy something on the internet, it charges instantly and this money goes in a "freezy mode". I have 2 statuses,
a) Status at the moment b) Available status

a) shows my money WITHOUT calculating the last purchase or anything that went "freezy mode"
b) shows my money WITH last purchase calculated

After a period of time, sometimes days, sometimes a week, the things from "freezy mode" are "unfreezed/done" and finally a transaction shows up on my bank/internet account telling the amount of cash paid and to whom.

My BF3 pre-order(done a week ago I think) is still in freezy mode. There's a slight chance that this is why it does no show up in order history. However it's not really logical to me, and I'm hoping that's the problem
Excellent. I bought on the 5th though, I couldn't imagine it being in limbo for 20 days. Maybe it will update after the game is released. Thanks
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Ok i'm caving in. Gonna do the VPN thing. I was told i didn't need to do VPN and could do it through the browser? Am i wrong?
i heard thisss worked

http://battlefieldo.com/forum/thread...-17#post-15386
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Ok i'm caving in. Gonna do the VPN thing. I was told i didn't need to do VPN and could do it through the browser? Am i wrong?
I had no luck with doing it through the browser, and really didn't feel like messing with my browser proxy settings. But I believe you can do it somehow, yes.
    
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I have the game running here and here are my results.

SLI GTX 470@800Mhz 1920x1080p Everything on MAX/Ultra

SOLID 60FPS

However I ought to point out that the current Nvidia Drivers cause micro stuttering. So even though my fps fluctuates from 94fps to 60fps the game at times gets choppy.
Edited by Nightingale - 10/24/11 at 3:02pm
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So from what Im reading some players are going to have an advantage in multiplayer (higher levels).
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However there is one thing... my CC/bank works in a somewhat mysterious way. Hard to explain but I'll try. When I buy something on the internet, it charges instantly and this money goes in a "freezy mode". I have 2 statuses,
a) Status at the moment b) Available status

a) shows my money WITHOUT calculating the last purchase or anything that went "freezy mode"
b) shows my money WITH last purchase calculated

Just means the transaction is pending. The purchase will show up but not charge till it clears, but they show you the balance after pending transactions (whether it's a credit or debit towards the account) so you get a rough idea of what your balance will be when, or if, everything clears.

Speaking of clearing, can't wait till this game drops below $20. I'm tired of buying games on release then seeing them way cheaper on down the road not too long after. Might as well wait till at least after MW3 comes out and most of the idiots online will have migrated.
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@Battlefield
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Just a heads up! The #BF3 servers will be down between 6-6:30 pm PST tonight for maintenance!
http://twitter.com/#!/Battlefield/st...91216756523008

so people don't freak out. ah who am i kidding of course people will freak out
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Lol *** is it really that short? Or were you playing on a low difficulty and just finished it reall fast
Took me 6 1/2 hours. I did first couple levels on hard, but it got too hard for my liking so i changed it to normal. I'll do a rerun on hard sometime It was a bit short but I think it was good, action was non stop very fun
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The proxy thing is the easiest. It's the same method for whatever browser you use (it'll all go to Internet Settings).

Just connect to that proxy earlier, change the timezone then activate. Deactivate the proxy and re-change the to the real timezone. Done!

I'm sure tons of people tried this since there's tons of BF3 servers filled already and i'm sure they're not all koreans lol.
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Feel free to add me on Origin guys.

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