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Discussion in 'Armada Discussion and Gaming' started by Terra_Inc, 25 Jul 2015.

  1. dvatreknerd314

    dvatreknerd314 Community Member Community Member

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    If you're using Chrome, I think there's a way to bypass it. I haven't used Chrome since it became unreliable, but I know there is a way around it.
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    Rifraf I know just enough to be a danger to myself Community Member

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    Well I just tried the site again and it loaded YAY. I always find myself looking back through all those threads for info, advice, inspiration. I just hope it's not temporary that it's loading.

    Is there any way with the forums to do something like Doca Cola did have it accessible somewhere else in case it really does ever go away? Can you do that with a forum site?
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    Hellkite Lord of Death Staff Member Administrator Seraphim Build Team Star Fighter

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    Rifraf I know just enough to be a danger to myself Community Member

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    I was messing around with that Hellkite, but the only problem (unless I have no idea how to operate it) is that it only loads the first page of each forum. On the site itself you can choose to load every thread from the beginning of the site, but using the way back machine it says it can never find the page when I try it. Hope that makes sense?
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    Hellkite Lord of Death Staff Member Administrator Seraphim Build Team Star Fighter

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    It can be a hit and miss with it all depend on what it archived with it's bots that day
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    Majestic MSFC's Resident Klingon Staff Member Administrator

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    If they gave me a backup of their forum database, I could use my old vBulletin software which I have a lifetime subscription and restore in on the MSFC servers. Other than that, no to my knowledge there wouldn't be anyway to do it.
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    Terra_Inc MSFC's Cheshire Cat Staff Member Forum Moderator

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    Oh god. I went through the forums looking for stuff I might want to archive, just in case this happens again (maybe permanently even). And I got hit with nostalgia shock again. Argh, it's so strong... :(
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    This is a sad time, I will miss A2files. Modders had released a lot of Different Mods to this site that I downloaded and put to use in my Armada Fleet. I was lucky enough to back all the Mods I use for my game.

    RIP A2files
  9. Terra_Inc

    Terra_Inc MSFC's Cheshire Cat Staff Member Forum Moderator

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    Yes, us A2 folks are certainly a dying breed. The Long Night has come, but we're still here and we'll stick together until the very end. In this little corner of the web, the A2 community lives on. I'm so happy that all of you are here with me. :)
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    Hey i'm trying to download some Axanar content, but it says i dont have permission to download them, ive had my account registered, am i missing something?
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    kjc733 Wibble Staff Member Forum Moderator Seraphim Build Team

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    Yep, two things. One, the Axanar ships were never on A2Files so this is definately the wrong place to ask. Two, and more importantly, the Terms of Service which you probably should take a quick look at. Here's the bit about downloads.

    Downloads
    To be eligible to download files, the user must be a participating member of the community and is required to post an introduction thread in the introduction section of the forums and post at least 30 posts of decent size (mass amounts of single or 3 worded posts within a very small time frame will be deleted as this is noted to rapidly increase your post count just to gain access to downloads and is also considered to be spam), be active for 7 days and have made some contribution (ie, participate in discussion on the forums) to the MSFC community and have a like count of at least 3 which can only be gained by other members liking your posts, if you are still waiting after a substantial amount of time, please PM a staff member, who will give you the rep required. No excuses will be accepted for not knowing, because if you are unaware, then you have breached the site rules by not reading and abiding by them and will be subject to the warning procedure outlined at the bottom of this page.
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    Is there a downloadable copy of the Vesta class available?
    and the Ares class from Anaxar?
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    First, you need to have a full membership, before you can download the files.
    Both ships can be found under recourses.
    The Vesta class is mentioned here as Aventine class (I uploaded it under this name. My mistake)
    :oops:
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    i believe my account was verifyed and accepted, so what else do i need to do?
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    Probably read the rules
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    StephenGDelta Community Member Community Member

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    hey mind if i ask u all, do u have a favorite mod ship? any race?
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    My favourite ship is the federation dreadnought class. (but I'm biased, because it's one of my own designs)
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    The TOS or the TMP dreadnought? (Or the JJverse one)?
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    Hey is there are Starfleet/Federation ships with vulcan nacelles? (the ring)?

    I know bridge commander had a refit connie with a ring nacelle and was just wondering if A2 had something similar?
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    The Cardiff had a ring between two pylons with sensor pods in place of the nacelles, but I'm not sure if it's on this site or not.
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    think i've seen it before, believe it was on nexus or afc lol, from the screenshot, didnt look like a complete ring but ill look again, thank u :)
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    is there a copy of the Four nacelled Defiant pathfinder ship (the nova with 4 nacelles) ?
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    Hey is there any Terran Empire ships for A2 anywhere? appreciate any help thank u
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    Hey anyone know where I can find the Space shuttle with booster, there was one on ARMADA2 FILES, but cant find it anymore....anyone help?

    Any copies of the Discovery or Shenzhou.....or any Terran ships?
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    CABAL << ■ II ▶ >> Staff Member Site Manager Star Navigator

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    This thing?

    DSC ships have not been modeled for Armada yet. There will probably be a thread about them on here as soon as someone starts on it.
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    why cant I access the downloadable content? as far as I know I'm only missing 2 likes? is that right?
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    does anyone know where I can find a file from the old A2 filefront? it was a space shuttle with orbital launcher? had rocket engine effects too

    also any models make of any DISCO ships yet?
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    CABAL << ■ II ▶ >> Staff Member Site Manager Star Navigator

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    Try the Armada Files Archive. It's a pain to find what you want since there's no search function, but it has everything from the site. This sounds like it's probably the file you want.
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    Terra_Inc MSFC's Cheshire Cat Staff Member Forum Moderator

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    FWIW, you can actually use site-specific search in a lot of search engines to do that. All you need to do is include the instruction 'site:armadafiles.com' among your search terms.
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    Majestic MSFC's Resident Klingon Staff Member Administrator

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    Yeah that's probably the case I gave you a couple of likes. :thumbsup:

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