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Shard transfer token. How does it work?

Discussion in 'UO Players Corner' started by Tabin, Nov 2, 2015.

  1. Tabin

    Tabin Journeyman

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    I want to move my tamer character on Sonoma to Atlantic. If I want to buy a shard transfer token in game using gold, does it matter which shard I buy it on? Do I need to buy one in Sonoma, then use it with my tamer to decide I want him on Atlantic. Or do I need to buy it on Atlantic? I'm guessing it doesn't matter, but I'd rather not risk doing this wrong. Thanks!
     
  2. Sinder Shayde

    Sinder Shayde Lore Keeper
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    You want to buy a character transfer token Not a Shard transfer token.
    The character you wish to transfer from Sonoma to Atlantic, has to use the token on Sonoma to begin the transfer.
    make sure when using the token you have an empty char slot on Atlantic for that Sonoma char to go into.
    You must also be in a safe location to begin transfer and not be mounted (Ethy or pet)
    If your taking any pets along (Carriers) make sure to say all follow me or they could end up left behind!

    Hopefully, I have answered your question :)
     
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  3. Tabin

    Tabin Journeyman

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    Thanks for the very detailed response! It's more than I expected. Didn't realize I couldn't be mounted and that I need to have my pets out of the stables.
     
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    Sinder Shayde Lore Keeper
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  5. Tabin

    Tabin Journeyman

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    Safe to assume items in bank include gold too?
     
  6. Sinder Shayde

    Sinder Shayde Lore Keeper
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    That's a good question!...with this new banking system we got now, that might be a little tricky.
    Here is another link for you, which hopefully can explain/answer your questions on this
    Money
     
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  7. Tabin

    Tabin Journeyman

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    You're the best! Thanks for the link!
     
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  8. Ossy

    Ossy Adventurer

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    Not sure if you've done this yet or not, but I just did last week.

    I asked a GM.

    The gold NEEDS to be in your character transfer account, not the shard account, otherwise it won't go with you.
     
  9. WindyCityKen

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    Thanks to Sinder for an excellent explanation to my question and others.