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Possible Vet Reward Bug

Discussion in 'UO Homes and Castles' started by Flora Green, Aug 31, 2008.

  1. Flora Green

    Flora Green Guest

    Today I tried to re-deed my hanging skeleton and it wouldn't allow me. The message said I could only re-deed if I was the house owner or placed it. That was with a character on the owner's account. Fine. I logged in the house owner and received the same message. Next I decided to place walls over it to move it to the moving crate. That also didn't work. Finally I cleared the design back to the dirt foundation. Only then could I re-deed the skeleton. I wanted to see if anyone else has experienced this before I submit a bug report. I only use the skeletons once a year, but don't recall that happening before.
  2. Xanth de Orlig

    Xanth de Orlig Journeyman
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend BRPA

    May 1, 2004
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    I've had a hanging skeleton in my keep that i haven't been able to move for at least 2 or 3 years now .... same message, and none of the house owners can deed it .... i was gonna submit the bug then .. but i am lazy ... and figured it was ok where it was heh ...

    though i wouldn't mind moving it ...
  3. DevilsOwn

    DevilsOwn Stratics Legend
    Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend

    Oct 27, 2003
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    not skeleton, but had some trouble with a shield.. only the character that had placed it could re-deed it, and I've never had that happen before, or if it's been like that all along I've never noticed
  4. Flora Green

    Flora Green Guest

    Well I'll submit it tonight if I get time. The steps I outlined above are essentially what I did so it won't be a problem remembering. Much easier than trying to report the plant bugs which are all over the place.

    Thanks. :)
  5. I've recived problems with my 18x18 and castle but not with vet rewards but with Xmas reefs... and I actually got a GM to talk (Gasp) and they said that they couldn't remove them since they were to heavy :| so there is a problem just don't know how to fix it :|
    I too a bit back submitted one,
  6. Kayhynn

    Kayhynn Certifiable
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend Campaign Supporter

    May 12, 2002
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    I have this problem repeatedly with on eskeleton deed. Page a GM and they fix it every time.
  7. Deb

    Deb Guest

    Found this post and I too am having same problem...am now 13 in queue.
    Hopefully a GM will show, and I will still submit a bug report.

    Thank you to GM Thowe for peeling that nasty skeleton from my
    wall. Suggested I use bleach next time. :):):)
  8. kray2s

    kray2s Guest

    had a very simular problm to this but with banner deeds:( if anyone figures out why we are getting this message pls let the rest know
  9. Gheed

    Gheed Certifiable
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Sep 24, 2003
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    I have a skelton deed that wont go away either. iirc I used an account old enough to place it as the house owner then xfered the house back to the younger account. I think this is security to prevent folks from doing this. It seems like a real hassle. It would be nice if deedable rewards could be used by any age account. You just have to be the right age to obtain one (free).
  10. Flora Green

    Flora Green Guest

    I still have that skeleton in my house. I just really hate bothering with GM's. At Christmas it was hidden by the holiday trees and when the fix goes in to allow us to display them year round, I'll put them back up and hide it again. Currently I have plants around it. :) Never had a problem with banners though.
  11. CassieDarksong

    CassieDarksong Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran

    Oct 30, 2004
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    The GM that helped me and i had a discussion about it. He said if it keeps happening to send feedback.

    So far, I can't figure out why this one deed does it all the time.
  12. Olahorand

    Olahorand Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Feb 27, 2004
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    This is something, with what only a GM can help (and they do) if it happens. Had this two times (not sure, if this has to do with changes of the house owner while the skeleton was on the wall).
  13. Deb

    Deb Guest

    I was the original house owner and that char placed the skeleton
    deed. If it weren't for the fact I was moving I would have left it there.
    But, it does seem there is a problem with these deeds. I did send in
    a bug report.
    Fortunately , I tend to stay in a place for a few years so when I place
    it again, the skeleton will stay stuck to the wall for quite some time.:D
  14. debii

    debii Journeyman
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Jun 14, 2003
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    i've had similar problem with different deedable items but not a skeleton deed. when i dont use the circle of transparency it seems to correct the issue.
  15. Voluptuous

    Voluptuous Seasoned Veteran
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    May 14, 2001
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    Twice I couldn't move a hanging skele and twice a GM came by, got me to log in on house owner, and got it down for me....pretty annoying but what can you do?
  16. Flora Green

    Flora Green Guest

    I've decided mine was such a dedicated employee of the shop, he died there. Out of respect, I won't move his skeleton. (Beats waiting in line for a GM to show). :)
  17. MalagAste

    MalagAste Belaern d'Zhaunil
    Governor Stratics Veteran Alumni Stratics Legend Campaign Supporter Royal Knight

    Aug 21, 2000
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    I'm trying to recall how I moved mine...... I think I built around it trying to force it into the moving crate but that didn't work it stayed on the wall but then I remembered that re-naming the house "refreshes" it..... and I think that did the trick ...... But I had to be on the house owner.... Also might try changing the foundation..... if that doesn't work...or you can't (ie if it's not a custom home) try renaming the house.... I think that works sometimes...