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Punkbuster just made a false positive... what can I do about it?

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Soooo I'm happily playing alone in BF:BC2 when suddenly I'm kicked for Multihack???

Evenbalance support system said the ban was an admin decision, however I seem to be banned from multiple servers running PB. I go to PBbans.com and find I have a GUID Ban for some kind of multi hack

I remember now I was running a mod tool for a different game (Live For Speed, was using a hex editor to edit memory addresses to change engine size tongue.gif )

I left the program (SlickMod_Z28.exe *32 and Tweak x28 ver.01.exe *32) running in the back ground while playing BFBC2... I have suspicion this caused the false ban. Awaiting Evenbalance's response, but I'm really scared and sad because I have 500 hours put into this game and I really love it

More importantly Battlefield 3 is coming too, and I don't want to have any troubles playing that! frown.gif Can someone offer some kind of advice other than waiting on my support ticket?
 
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post #2 of 21
Not sure what kind of advice you are looking for. It's really their decision. All you can really do is wait.
post #3 of 21
Not really sure what to tell you, they probably get tickets like this all the time i would bet that your odds are slim of getting this "overruled".
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Can't help you but if worse comes to worse, steam will most likely put it on sale during summer for like 6 bucks.
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Evenbalance sucks. You are screwed.
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If it was an Admin decision you should be able to play on ANY other PB enabled server, however GUID means you are banned from ALL PB enabled servers.

Sorry mate.
    
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I got kicked from Combat Arms for lag, PB REALLY needs to be replaced frown.gif
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post #8 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by jellis142;12919105 
I got kicked from Combat Arms for lag, PB REALLY needs to be replaced frown.gif

Why? That seems fair.
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post #9 of 21
Not much you can do.

you were running a memory editor in the background, which was picked up.

Thats guilty in no uncertain terms. Buy a new game and start over.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Psycho Homer;12918968 
Evenbalance sucks. You are screwed.

This and this. They put a patch up that literally ruined the game and causes damage to PC's for many players almost a month ago and haven't done **** yet in regards to it. If you get unbanned I'll mail you 5$, well not really but you get the idea.
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