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Odd name change from room to chat

Discussion in 'EA Land/The Sims Online Stratics Forums' started by Guest, Apr 13, 2008.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    The name is different between the room and chat history box. Anyone else getting this or notice?

  2. Guest

    Guest Guest

    They typed the name in.....our names do not normally appear in our text line, only in the chat dialog window. [​IMG]
  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Not if they're off screen.

    ETA: If a sim is not on your screen, their name shows up in the chat bubble. When you have them in your screen, the name isn't shown. See pic below. This is on TC3.

  4. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I've seen this happen when the Avatar has chagned their name recently.

    Totally threw me at first though [​IMG]
  5. Paula778

    Paula778 Guest

    Yeah it has always taken a maintnance after namechange to also kick in in chat
  6. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Well, that can't be it. Richardi just changed his name and I see it fine. Maybe it only effects certain sims?
  7. Usually when someone just recreates or changes their name that happens.
  8. Guest

    Guest Guest

    It happened to me as well a while back. It just takes a while for the name change to propagate. If it isn't properly registering after a maintenance cycle, then you've got yourself a bug to report to [email protected] .