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Auto-Save for Multi-Player Games - 8/25/2012 6:12:41 PM   
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Is there an option to turn this on or if not is it possible to add this feature?

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RE: Auto-Save for Multi-Player Games - 8/27/2012 4:53:52 PM   
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The short answer is no. I'm not sure why you would want the auto save, since ending your turn saves the game for the next player. There is no saving on the local system, only on the server, and only the most recent 2 saves are retained by the server. For what purpose do you want an autosave?

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RE: Auto-Save for Multi-Player Games - 8/27/2012 9:07:19 PM   
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It was an anti cheating idea. If the game itself did random saves on the server it would make it more difficult for cheats.

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RE: Auto-Save for Multi-Player Games - 8/27/2012 11:34:36 PM   
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Nope - far too advanced an idea for me.

I take a day to do a turn and accidently hit 'shut down' not 'hibernate' during the day and lost the data.... need 'slap head' icon!

however, every ERP I've used has auto save, even Quicken.

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It was an anti cheating idea. If the game itself did random saves on the server it would make it more difficult for cheats.


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