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      Introduction   The Squad Team reserves the right to edit, update, add and remove rules at any time. Applicable rules extend to the PM system. Your PMs are private, but the Squad Team may be informed about unacceptable PM content by the receiving party.   Section I: Posting Rules   §1 Show Respect This community can only work if we all respect each other. To that end, it is imperative that any time you engage with another user, either directly or indirectly, you show them respect with the content of your post. In particular refrain from flaming, insulting, abusing, taunting, racism, and other similar types of actions towards other forum users.   §2 Attitude & Behavior Poor attitude and behavior are the most common ways a negative / unsafe environment is created and perpetuated. As such that kind of behavior will not be allowed on these forums. Please be mindful of this rule when posting personal positions and opinions regarding topics which could be considered contentious in nature. As a rule of thumb, keep your posts civil in nature, and refrain from making posts that are likely to incite arguments and create a negative environment. As a privately hosted web forum we reserve the right to maintain an environment that we are happy the majority of our players are comfortable with.   §3 Swearing While we will not strictly moderate every little swear that occurs, please try to avoid excessive bad language. The moderation reserves the right to remove rants and unsuitable content at any time.   §4 Illegal Topics
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  1. Ive been having issues for about 2 weeks now with my keyboard once I begin to play Squad. Seems anytime i join a server my keyboard begins to rapidly and repetitively begin to type the number "9". So upon pressing "J" to talk to all, my text box would look something like this " 99999999999999h9999999e9999999l99999999l99999o". I tried typing hello as normal and a bunch of 9s' would fill themselves in. So ive turned off sticky keys, even though 9 is never used in squad. I have updated all drivers related to my keyboard. I have updated all my graphic drivers and audio drivers. I have tried other games and had no luck in reproducing the issue. I have reinstalled squad twice and cleared cache every time i start the game. I tried using multiple keyboards and had the same thing happen, on 3 different keyboards and tried different usb ports for each keyboard. Also, once the issue begins in Squad it does not stop even if i disconnect the keyboard from the USB drive. In fact it continues to carry on even out of game. Ill open my start bar and 9s' will appear in the search bar on the start menu. I open any web browser and the 9's appear in the search bar or address bar. The only time i can get the 9's to stop is if i hold down CTRL or ALT on the keyboard. Then the issues halts as long as i hold down CTRL or ALT. Hours of research on anyone whose has maybe had the same problem only seems to come up with people who have laptops with failing keyboards. So im a little bit of a loss and the issue only arises if i play squad. I have had had no luck in reproducing the issue playing any other game. Only a force restart solves the issue entirely unitl the next time i play squad. Any help or thoughts would be amazing.. Thank you all
  2. as you may or may not know, the audio in-game is mufled from behind (and a little from the sides too) I am not sure how is happened, but I think is was an windows update that broke it I saw a thread on reddit, but I dont have an account there, at least one other person has the same problem as me before this windows update it was ok, but I hadnt played in a long time, and honestly I played little V15, because I am so dissapointed with this game, and waiting for V16 to drop to see how much worse the game is going to get but the problem wasnt there, so it was not a game update that broke it... then I decided to play a little recently because V16 was taking so long and I immediately noticed the problem when I hoped on a truck and looked to the side (could not hear the engine) then I thought it was my headphone that broke, so I swaped for 2 more, and the problem was still there finally I decided to change my audio drivers, but not luck and one thing I tried too was to try to tweak the windows sound options, and I got the sound to go a little louder, but with worse quality, so I reverted the change so it was not a game update, it was either a windows update or something else... you can test this like this: turn on a vehicle and stand in front of it, then turn 180 degrees and you will barely hear the engine you can also test with grenades, have them explode in front, then behind you I did a lot of testing, it seems to me that the audio is 100% ok from the front, a little muffled from the sides, and totally from behind I dont know what I should to to fix this problem, and I dont know if V16 still has this problem, I will download it when it drops today and report back my motherboard is a B350M-K (asus) everything is up to date, except a new version for the BIOS, ah and I also tried changing the NVIDIA drivers, and no luck
  3. Dedicated Server keeps crashing!

    (This is my first time posting on the forums so I apologise if this post is in the wrong section.) Hello all, I've been running a dedicated server with the troopers mod recently but it seems to crash every so often, I checked the crash logs but I can't seem to find the issue. It's running the latest version of the dedicated server as well as the latest version of windows, also running windows defender. It has specs that can easily handle the dedicated server. Below there is a pastebin of the latest crash log file so feel free to look at it. https://pastebin.com/y4qSPr4E
  4. We have an offical squadserver- when i check windows logbook i can see some spam messages (windows server 2012) WARNING: STEAM: Server setting ,LicenseSigXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX== overflows Steam SetGameTags call STEAM: Server setting ,ReservedQueue_i:0 overflows Steam SetGameTags call STEAM: Server setting ,GameMode_s:AAS overflows Steam SetGameTags call // spamming log every minut. anyone knows what causes this? Server working just fine but still annoying. /ancientevil_one serveradmin on [DADSARMY.SE] Squad server www.dadsarmy.se
  5. Anyone using the Game Mode? If so do you see any Performance Improvements? It seems that Streamers will benefit the most with this new Windows Update
  6. Crash on most "green" maps

    Hey there. It seems that every time I join a "green" map (Gorodok, Yehorivka, etc) I will eventually crash, usually within the first few minutes, depending on the map. It seems to have something to do with the latest update, as even maps I played before like: OP: First Light eventually ends up crashing and giving me the same error. (I can provide the error next time it occurs.) Specs: Win 10 64-bit EVGA GTX760 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz 12GB RAM I hadn't played Squad in quite some time, so I installed it the day that V7 was released. I'm just wondering if anyone else is encountering this issue? I know there's a lot of crashes, and I've had other crashes on other maps as well, but this specific crash makes it impossible for me to play much on "green" maps.
  7. Something i have noticed that some windows are too high up, making your weapon be on the lower part of the window and when shooting hitting the lower part. I also noticed it with the bunkers on Fools Road. They are especially high on the wooden houses in the map that used to be Forest. Screens: http://steamcommunity.com/id/sgtnightfire/screenshot/393301941913942587 http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=580138194 (weapon actually sticking through the lower part) http://steamcommunity.com/id/sgtnightfire/screenshot/393301941913951545 This one was actually still the lowest one, i remember on the map that is similar to Forest has a building with one story and those were this high as well but when the enemy was like 20 meters close you could not hit them because of the windows being so high. I have also noticed it on other maps when just playing but don't have screenshots from those. If the models itself can't be changed, than just adding like a box/table to stand on could be a very simple fix.
  8. Hi all, I'm happy to announce that as of Version 1.6, my Server_Tools collection also features a Squad Server restarter\back\updater script: //Ahoyworld.co.uk presents: Ahoy Server Tools What is this: This is a collection of PowerShell & Batch scripts that will help you manage your dedicated gameservers on a windows machine. We use these scripts to manage our own servers, and thought to release them in the open, as they might be beneficial for other communities too. What is part of this: Arma3 Restarter Start & re-start Arma3 ServerStart & re-start BECCPU Affinity (dedicate 1 or more cores to this server & BEC instance)Update and validate your Arma3 Server installation via SteamCMDSupport for Performance Binaries (Steam profiling Beta-Branch)Sync Keys, Missions and BE-configurations across serversClean and archive log-files (Server & BEC)Automatic Server Configuration & Log backup (incl BEC)Supports TADST profilesSupports multiple instances of the restarter on 1 serverAnd more...Documentation: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tjpWVrarHHUY2zxQe-1HFdEyeus_aDumcN-sUYXBnmA Squad Restarter Start & re-start Squad ServerAllows you to set dedicated CPU Core(s) for the Squad ServerUpdate and validate your Squad Server installation via SteamCMDAutomatic Server Configuration & Log backupSupports multiple instances of the restarter on 1 serverAnd more...Documentation: https://docs.google.com/document/d/12BuIfNB8puUpwy2OAGsJ2KApqK-DnciQNFnwSFA_t7o Kerbal Restarter Start & re-start Kerbal ServerAllows you to set dedicated CPU Core(s) for the Kerbal ServerUpdate and your Kerbal Server installation via the DMPupdaterAutomatic Server Configuration & Log backupSupports multiple instances of the restarter on 1 serverAnd more...Documentation: Soon to come Download: https://bitbucket.org/kamaradski/ahoy-server-tools/downloads Please note: This is a community project, and we will appreciate all external ideas to improve these scripts or extend it's functionality. Any input can be logged in the Issue Tracker or bigger input can be happily forked and imported with a pull request. These scripts have been tested on Windows 2008 R2, and might need small changes in order to work on other versions of this OS. Donations: We take donations on our PayPal account via the following donation link: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=WHH8VTC58XU7G Archived Projects: Restarter script (Restarts Arma & BEC when crashed)Updater script (Updates all your arma servers at once, using SteamCMD)Backup script (Simple script that can be run to make remote backups)File UNlocker (Used to automatically unlock files in use by Arma3Server.exe)Log Compressor (Compresses your old log files in zip containers)Rebooter (Simple script that restarts your servers upon box restart)Repo_Downloader (automatic arma3sync repo downloader) Change-log: Version 1.7 Arma Restarter: - Added CPU affinity (assign 1 or more dedicated CPU cores to the Server and BEC) - Added support for Performance Binaries Kerbal restarter: - Initial release Older versions:
  9. Well since I installed windows 10, UE4 would not launch, nearly all my games would not launch and the system was basically crap. I own the pro version of Windows 10 and I found the Developer mode that fixed all my issues. 1. Search in the toolbar windows update. 2. on the left of that panel (windows update panel), there is a developer mode set this to developer and accept that you can choose what software you want on your computer.. Reboot the system and it all works fine. I can now play all my games. I can now Run Unreal engine 4 to continue my project. I can now decide what I want on my system!!..
  10. I haven't upgraded my desktop from windows 8.1 to windows 10 yet, because I'm under the impression that on my laptop (where I did do the upgrade) windows 10 still has some issues. I wouldn't want anything to happen to my desktop which I have built myself and is working perfectly (it's my precioussssss), so I still refuse to upgrade. However, will Squad have a different performance on windows 8.1 than on windows 10? If so, I might be willing to give the upgrade a shot...