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Warning: Token based Vendors - Be careful

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Warning: Token based Vendors - Be careful

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Ruan
12.16.2011 , 04:58 PM | #11
There were only about 5,000 posts in beta about this problem.

There are lot of ways to buy something you can't use or didn't intend to buy...
  • Item requirements are misrepresented in tooltip (it has happened).
  • Lag. (did I buy it? ... wait... wait... OK I guess not *click* oh now I have two.)
  • Trying to preview.
  • Derped and made a mistake.

So yes I'm 100% behind both a confirmation dialogue and a refund option.
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Achromatis
12.16.2011 , 05:04 PM | #12
The biggest reason to have a filter system is to stop people from taking up GMs time, because if I mistakenly buy an item thats exactly the same as another one except for a set bonus(which Ive done on my Elemental/Resto Shaman) Ill be bothering a GM about it.

Refunds are on a time limit, and once the items modified in any way its non-refundable, and you need to have the item in your inventory to trade it back. I really cant see how its exploitable or how it would prevent you from buying the correct item in any way.
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