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    Deleted Chest Space Bug - Will It Be Fixed in Upcoming Patch? If Not, What Should Those of Us with It Do?

    Since HD came out, many of my houses (all bought before HD) now have the new single but for now unusable chest. There is no space available in it.
    Both kinhouses and deluxe houses for sure got hit with this bug. I have not checked small houses yet.
    Common thing - chests were empty before, so no chest space at all now. (I always bought all the chests at the time houses were purchased, so that is not the issue.)

    In this thread we were asked to submit a bug report:
    https://www.lotro.com/forums/showthr...er-problem-now

    I did so, as did others.

    Is this going to be fixed soon, and is it something that will be fixed in a patch/update for everyone hit by it?
    Just want to know where we are at this point, as we are paying rent all this time, but cannot use one of the main features of the houses.
    Last edited by redwoodtreesprite; Dec 05 2013 at 01:49 PM.
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    Deluxe now only has one chest.

    Not sure if this is the same or similar bug but my deluxe house is now missing one chest. Neither was full at the time of the HD install. I can't say when it went missing since I don't visit often. The other exists and is fully functional. I did win a treasure chest which I put in the room that still has the chest but that's about all I've done.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bravos View Post
    Not sure if this is the same or similar bug but my deluxe house is now missing one chest. Neither was full at the time of the HD install. I can't say when it went missing since I don't visit often. The other exists and is fully functional. I did win a treasure chest which I put in the room that still has the chest but that's about all I've done.
    Not the same thing. With the release of HD (see Release Notes), the housing chests were changed so they work much like the vault does. Instead of two chests for a Deluxe House and three for a Kinship House, there is only one chest now. The capacity of the chest should be the same as the total of all the chests the house had before HD was released (30/60/90 for Standard/Deluxe/Kinship). You can expand Standard/Deluxe house chests to 120 slots, and Kinship house chests to 180 slots. Yours is not a bug, but due to the changes made by the expansion.

    The OP was querying about an issue where housing chests that were empty when HD (or the first update since) went active are showing the new chest with zero slots available (instead of the 30/60 slots they previously had).
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    I know several people who have the same issue, and we have all submitted bug reports. I can't say I'd be terribly pleased to purchase the space again, but I would like to know if this issue will be fixed or if it is best to just repurchase the space for the regular and deluxe houses. The lost space for the kinhouse is another issue, as it would cost 200 Mithril Coins to regain those slots.
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    Quote Originally Posted by yossalu View Post
    I know several people who have the same issue, and we have all submitted bug reports. I can't say I'd be terribly pleased to purchase the space again, but I would like to know if this issue will be fixed or if it is best to just repurchase the space for the regular and deluxe houses. The lost space for the kinhouse is another issue, as it would cost 200 Mithril Coins to regain those slots.
    My fear is that if I unlock any of the space, then the rest will stay locked even if the chests do get fixed. I would not even mind paying up to 25 gold or so to restore my deluxe house storage to what it was before HD.
    But it's a LOT more that that, and I am not of a level to grind rare recipes or shards to pay that last hefty amount....
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    I'm still waiting a fix, it's been over a month without my house chest available, and no official word about a fix, customer support just says it's a known issue, and they won't fix it manually, so it's a known issue and?, are you fixing it?, many of us just got hit by this bug, i wan't to enjoy this game, but it's not making it easier.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Penter-Kar View Post
    Not the same thing. With the release of HD (see Release Notes), the housing chests were changed so they work much like the vault does. Instead of two chests for a Deluxe House and three for a Kinship House, there is only one chest now. The capacity of the chest should be the same as the total of all the chests the house had before HD was released (30/60/90 for Standard/Deluxe/Kinship). You can expand Standard/Deluxe house chests to 120 slots, and Kinship house chests to 180 slots. Yours is not a bug, but due to the changes made by the expansion.

    The OP was querying about an issue where housing chests that were empty when HD (or the first update since) went active are showing the new chest with zero slots available (instead of the 30/60 slots they previously had).
    I figured that out and since I didn't need to expand storage in my deluxe house I was totally shocked when I purchased our kinship house today at the way Turbine extorts money out of players. 1 gold for the first 15 slots, 5 gold for the next 15, then 25 gold gets you another 15 (so far 31 gold for 45 slots). But wait! The next 15 is 125 gold! That's only 60 slots which is 2/3 of what my kinhouse on another server had. From there you have to pay 100 Mithril for each added 15. Now kinmates can't even pool their gold for the slots and the Leader must pay real cash for virtual storage. I am VIP but will not renew my membership unless Turbine stops this predatory practice!

  8. #8
    This just happened to me. Upon entering my house, which I've owned since housing became avail years ago, I discovered a single chest instead of two. Unfortunately, the inventory won't open. All I receive is a message from server requesting a few seconds, but nothing. I've tried multiple toons, logging in/out, quitting game, changing servers, etc. The only change I've observed at all is the Capacity goes from "Not Available" to 0/60 after a specific toon has entered/exited/re-entered the house and checked the chest.

    My ticket was answered and rejected immed. I was given a link to the bug report sheet, which I filled out.

    Problem is, I store my stacks of resource mats in my house, and the chests were almost full. Id like to know if/when hundreds of golds worth of mats will be restored, or am I up sh*t's creek?

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    Quote Originally Posted by VGDiocletian View Post
    This just happened to me. Upon entering my house, which I've owned since housing became avail years ago, I discovered a single chest instead of two. Unfortunately, the inventory won't open. All I receive is a message from server requesting a few seconds, but nothing. I've tried multiple toons, logging in/out, quitting game, changing servers, etc. The only change I've observed at all is the Capacity goes from "Not Available" to 0/60 after a specific toon has entered/exited/re-entered the house and checked the chest.

    My ticket was answered and rejected immed. I was given a link to the bug report sheet, which I filled out.

    Problem is, I store my stacks of resource mats in my house, and the chests were almost full. Id like to know if/when hundreds of golds worth of mats will be restored, or am I up sh*t's creek?
    Housing only has 1 chest now.

 

 

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