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  • Ripner Cabbit
    Nov 27, 1999
      Eeep the addy i meant was:
      http://www.apbagames.com/apba.htm

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Ripner Cabbit <ripner@...>
      To: <hockeydisk@egroups.com>
      Sent: Saturday, November 27, 1999 7:52 PM
      Subject: [hockeydisk] Re: Questions


      > You can't download Version 4, you have to order the upgrade from APBA.
      > go to:
      > www.mmi.com
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Simon Ka <simonm88@...>
      > To: <hockeydisk@egroups.com>
      > Sent: Saturday, November 27, 1999 4:13 PM
      > Subject: [hockeydisk] Re: Questions
      >
      >
      > > Version 4 sounds like a good program to use. Can you tell me where I
      can
      > > download it?
      > >
      > >
      > > >From: "D. A. Atkinson" <bigdog@...>
      > > >Reply-To: hockeydisk@egroups.com
      > > >To: hockeydisk@egroups.com
      > > >Subject: [hockeydisk] Re: Questions
      > > >Date: Fri, 26 Nov 1999 13:05:47 -0700
      > > >
      > > >mark wendling wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > Some of the differences I have noticed are:
      > > > >
      > > > > 1) a heck of a lot more assists given out. We had a player hit the
      100
      > > > > assist mark for the first time in our league's history. The player
      was
      > > > > Messier, and we run a 24 team league so that was an anomoly we
      figure.
      > > > >
      > > >
      > > >Yup. Low assist totals were a long time major complaint. Version 4
      helps
      > > >that, but doesn't fix it totally. Players that get alot of shots and
      > > >assists
      > > >still
      > > >come out very low (like Jagr).
      > > >
      > > > > 2) there is a scouting report, which is interesting
      > > >
      > > >Correct.
      > > >
      > > > > 3) there is a function I have not used to fill in spaces for lines
      if
      > a
      > > >team
      > > > > doesnt have them
      > > >
      > > >Correct. Many people use Jeff Kraus' great APHComm program instead,
      > > >but this was a deficiency in the game itself (ability to edit default
      > lines
      > > >outside
      > > >of a game) that needed to be fixed.
      > > >
      > > > > 4) I think there is some new verbage for the games
      > > >
      > > >Not really...but some of the calcs have been changed to make the more
      > > >obscure verbage show up a bit more.
      > > >
      > > > > Those were the noticable things we found in our league off the top
      of
      > my
      > > > > head....
      > > >
      > > >There were a number of bug fixes...many people won't notice, but some
      > > >that were major headaches. For example, it should be nearly impossible
      > > >to get a non-goalie jumping in goal during a game, a common occurance
      > > >in version 3. Also, the text speed thing mentioned in my previous note
      > > >was added.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Dave
      > > >
      > > >
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