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need serial number; how much $ and to whom do i talk to? Tue, 17 September 2019 12:33 Go to next message
loki is currently offline loki

 
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Hey all:

Used to play a loooooong time ago and now my son has discovered Stars! and loves it. So i want to play with the "newer" version (stars26jrc4)and it require a valid serial number. Found this site and I am hoping there is a way to generate Serial numbers. Just let me know how much $ is required to generate 2 new serial numbers (one for each of us) and where to send it for a code or two!

thanks!

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Re: need serial number; how much $ and to whom do i talk to? Tue, 17 September 2019 12:45 Go to previous messageGo to next message
raptor is currently offline raptor

 
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Hi,

I found this forum post on the issue:

https://starsautohost.org/sahforum2/index.php?t=msg&th=1 158

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Re: need serial number; how much $ and to whom do i talk to? Thu, 19 September 2019 11:42 Go to previous messageGo to next message
mrvan is currently offline mrvan

 
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If it's just for 'private' multiplayer games, you can also use the serial numbers from here: http://www.starsfaq.com/download.htm

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Re: need serial number; how much $ and to whom do i talk to? Fri, 20 September 2019 14:15 Go to previous messageGo to next message
craebild is currently offline craebild

 
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mrvan wrote on Thu, 19 September 2019 17:42
If it's just for 'private' multiplayer games, you can also use the serial numbers from here: http://www.starsfaq.com/download.htm


Yes, but do not ever use those numbers on Autohost. It is unfortunately too likely that someone else is using one of those serial numbers, too, and if the copy protection kicks in for any reason, then the only solution is to go back to a backup of turn files from a turn before the copy protection kicked in.

I have seen what happens when the copy protection kicks in, both as non-playing host in a team game and with a test setup I had, where I modified a turn for only one race after changing PCs.




Med venlig hilsen / Best regards / Mit freundlichen Grüßen
Christian Ræbild / Christian Raebild

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Re: need serial number; how much $ and to whom do i talk to? Wed, 16 October 2019 05:49 Go to previous message
iztok is currently offline iztok

 
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loki wrote on Tue, 17 September 2019 18:33
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Just let me know how much $ is required to generate 2 new serial numbers (one for each of us) and where to send it for a code or two!

Some months ago I noticed SAH is running out of money and donated 10€ via PayPal. Soon thereafter Ron sent me two serial numbers.

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