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Cannot dig up a plain treasure chest

Discussion in 'UO Fishing and Treasure Hunting' started by Leila, Jul 10, 2012.

  1. Leila

    Leila Visitor

    Jul 10, 2012
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    I am building a newbie t-mapper. I have built them before. Currently she has over 50 points of skill in both cartography and lockpicking, and plenty of fighting skills for spawn. She can read a plain map, but cannot seem to dig one up. The error message is "you can't mine there." I know I'm in the general area where the map indicates, so why can't I dig for it?
  2. Petra Fyde

    Petra Fyde Peerless Chatterbox
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Jan 5, 2001
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    You need to either use the context menu on the map or the old way was:
    double click shovel, target map, then target the ground. You're missing one step I think?
  3. DJAd

    DJAd Stratics Legend
    Stratics Veteran

    Aug 17, 2007
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    Right click the map your using and choose "dig here".