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lumberjacking problems

Discussion in 'UO Craftsman' started by Jancecapade, Sep 20, 2011.

  1. Jancecapade

    Jancecapade Guest

    maybe im doing something wrong, but i have my ax and it is equipped.

    when i double click the axe, it gives me a targeting cursor, so i click on a tree and it always tells me i cannot use an axe on that.

    please help me, for now im just gonna go wrestle for the str gains. but i wouldnt mind figuring out why i could not cut the trees down.
  2. Barok

    Barok Grand Inquisitor
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Aug 27, 2004
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    1) LJ'ing works better with circle of transparency turned off.
    2) Target the base of the tree, not the leaves.
  3. Kayne

    Kayne Guest

    Unless its changed I always found clicking the leaves worked better for me.

    Also I would use a hatchet its always guaranteed to work where some Axes may not
  4. CorwinXX

    CorwinXX Crazed Zealot
    Stratics Veteran

    Aug 8, 2011
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    Are you mounted?
  5. Silverbird

    Silverbird Slightly Crazed
    Stratics Veteran Stratics Legend

    Nov 3, 2001
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    Try different trees.
    If you use the enhanced client, make a macro with target-by-resource option. While it doenst fully work for mining (especially when you are using prospector tools), it works wonders for lj.
  6. 5% Luck

    5% Luck Guest

    If your jacking in the jungles alot of the "cypress trees" are non wood trees and wont respond to a jacking attempt. I jack in fel and if you take the time certain graphics will be easy to identify as no wood by the trunks.