Donation System - Now High Tech!

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Donation System - Now High Tech!

Postby TC on Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:41 pm

The donation system for UKCS has gone high tech! Clicking on the "Donate" icon on www.ukcs.net will bring up a player selection box. It should automatically identify your player name and details. If it doesn't recognise you automatically, or you want to donate a reserved slot to somebody, then you can use the player search facility.

Once you've identified the player, you're then prompted to select which player name you want to appear on the sponsor page. It displays up to the last 40 names in order of most recent to select from.

You then enter your own message you want to appear on the sponsor page. This can be anything you like as long as its appropriate for a public web page. Then enter the amount you'd like to donate which is always in British Pounds. Automatic currency conversion will be applied if you're not from the UK.

Once you're happy with the details, you can then click Donate. This brings up the paypal window which gives you the option of donating by paypal, or by any other accepted card.

After completing the donation, the system will automatically update the sponsor page with your details, update your forum title with "Sponsor" or "Life Time Sponsor" (assuming you have your steamid if your profile), send you a confirmation email and enable the VIP on all servers immediately. :D

A donation's VIP works across all game servers of all game types irrespective of what you usually play.

The fact that its immediate means you can donate at anytime and get the immediate benefit. Previously the entire process was manual and reliant upon me not being out, at work, asleep or on holiday. :P
Last edited by TC on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:19 pm, edited 2 times in total.
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Postby um!!! on Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:48 pm

sounds awesome!
Once i have my bank account up and running ill donate
its been like 3 months since i had a bank card working :( evil abby.
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Postby An Orange on Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:52 pm

wow, that looks awesome :D


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Postby UK_sniper on Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:54 pm

That's incredible TC :shock:

Well done mate :D

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Postby Mox -05 on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:01 pm

Nice :D I'll donate as soon as I can... I feel a bit cheap for not donating once in 3 years... ^^;
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Postby Dancing Hippo on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:03 pm

I'll stick something in once I finally get my bank stuff sorted >.>
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Postby Seven. on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:10 pm

So you got like a gazillion databases linked now? :lol:

Paypal <> Forum <> Servers

Good job!
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Postby Dr C on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:12 pm

i just saw it on the home page. Looks really good. :D


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Postby cowboyfromhell on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:23 pm

Nice one TC, looks amazing.
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Postby um!!! on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:30 pm

question!
if you change your ingame name, will it effect the vip?
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Postby gandy on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:36 pm

no its based on steam id and not the name u use :)
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Postby Mez on Sun Jun 15, 2008 7:42 pm

Fourth person to test!

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Postby GazNET on Sun Jun 15, 2008 8:03 pm

Awesome! :D
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Postby Podge on Sun Jun 15, 2008 8:52 pm

Great work as ever chief :)
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Postby Flawless on Sun Jun 15, 2008 8:53 pm

good work, but...

*waits for smartass comments* :P
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Postby Dr Caligineus on Sun Jun 15, 2008 9:55 pm

Coolio! :)


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Postby Logic3 on Sun Jun 15, 2008 10:03 pm

Haha thats amazing man!

It's almost.....stalkerish cause it knows all my names :D lol
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This is great

Postby Blissnabob on Mon Jun 16, 2008 11:03 am

I don't even want to think about how this was impemented. My head hurts.
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Postby Torpedo on Mon Jun 16, 2008 11:19 am

This new system is only for the players of servers , and means that the regulars that only use forums cant donate?


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Postby evil elmo on Mon Jun 16, 2008 11:42 am

you can still use the paypal donation button on the left hand side of the forum main page and that dosent go by steam id. :)

Just like to point out that i helped TC check if the new system works properly :) it cost me a tenner

But i dont mind always happy to help
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