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AlexDavies
08-26-2004, 08:13 AM
going on multiplayer for the first time today, i tried to get on two dogfights, but both times the message says 'failed. reason:timeout'. what is this, and can i choose my plane on multiplayer? http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/images/smiley/blink.gif

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AlexDavies
08-26-2004, 08:13 AM
going on multiplayer for the first time today, i tried to get on two dogfights, but both times the message says 'failed. reason:timeout'. what is this, and can i choose my plane on multiplayer? http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/images/smiley/blink.gif

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v37/T_O_A_D/alexcopy.jpg

Extreme_One
08-26-2004, 08:52 AM
Offliner only here mate - come on guys help the guy out!! http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/images/smiley/sonar.gif

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Troll2k
08-26-2004, 10:35 AM
You did not state where(HL or Ubi) you tried to get in a df game.Nor did you state what operating system you are using.

However in general a time out error is because of a firewall or router problem.

Windows xp has its firewall on by default.

Taylortony
08-26-2004, 10:38 AM
It will play 99% of the time through the firewall on xp... ok go here follow this guide i did then come back if you still have problems http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

http://forums.il2skins.com/viewtopic.php?t=2420

and yes you can chose your plane, when loaded it takes you to the map window which is where you select your aircraft etc in arming http://ubbxforums.ubi.com/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif