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Why wont a 14x12 fit...

Discussion in 'UO Homes and Castles' started by StaticOnAtlantic, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. Every shard i run to there is a 14x12 here AND I CANT place one GRRRRR!!!!!

    Help me please!!!!!!

  2. Kri

    Kri Journeyman
    Stratics Veteran

    Jun 21, 2008
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    There was a post on Uhall a week or two ago with someone having the same problem in Zento. I believe the problem was something about rules having changed and requiring one more space in between the house steps and the city than it used to. I would guess that is why you can't place as large as pre-existing houses on other shards.

    Sorry I can't be of more help.

    Here it is: http://vboards.stratics.com/showthread.php?t=152550
  3. Yeah i just found it, Wow i am actully upset that i cant place the house i want because of some "issue" that has not been address in over 1 1/2 years. UO has not even ackknowledged it.......

    Upsetting to say the least.
  4. Flora Green

    Flora Green Guest

    An 18x18 dropped in Zento that I had been waiting on for over 2 years. When I placed, I couldn't for the life of me fit an 18x18 no matter how many times I tried. I ended up with 17x17, which isn't a big deal, but it was annoying to say the least when I KNOW an 18x18 used to fit.
  5. RaDian FlGith

    RaDian FlGith Babbling Loonie
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Jun 19, 2002
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    Just FYI, in case you haven't noticed it, there is a slight bug with the housing tool. If you're trying to fit into a tight place that you think something should fit in, you're probably having problems on the E/W axis, not the N/S one. The housing tool offsets by at least 1 tile to the west, and on larger sized buildings, sometimes 2 or 3.

    So, basically try placing, but when it looks correct on your screen (ie: it should fit), try moving your cursor one tile east (on the diagonal) and try again. If that doesn't work, try 2 or 3...

    If it still doesn't work, then chances are it's something else.
  6. Tazar

    Tazar Guest

    I had a similar problem placing a house recently... I was replacing a house that had fallen (malas not zento) and was unable to get the same size (could get one tile short). I switched from 2D and tried KR and SA - and was able to place the larger plot in SA!

    Might be worth a try!
  7. okay ill try lol, thanks