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BF 4 render distance and interaction range

As most games does, i'm sure that BF 4 has a render distance, where, past a certain point, the game does not render anything but a "generic background" (a.k.a a mountain, sky, etc...), but that does ...
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What weapons are stopped by Active Protection?

The description for Active Protection includes the following: When this system is activated it will sense incoming missile and rocket threats and detonate them before they reach the vehicle. ...
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Cannot maintain a connection to a Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Match on Playstation 4

I've had my PS 4 and Battlefield 4 (BF4) for about four weeks now; for the first three weeks, it had been rock solid, never a glitch, not a single dropped connection. For the last week (and more, ...
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How do I transfer my battlefield 4 data to my ps4

I have Battlefield 4 (BF4) for my ps3 and my ps4 and when I started bf4 up on my ps4 it asked if I wanted to transfer my ps3 bf4 data to my ps4 and I accidentally pressed NO and I wanted to press yes ...
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does bf4 premium carry over from pc to ps4?

I bought premium for battlefield 4 on PC. I was wondering if I bought a ps4 with battlefield 4 will my premium carry over from pc if I log in or something?
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When do you get 10 points for capturing a flag in Conquest?

When I take a flag in a game of Conquest in Battlefield 4, I sometimes get 10 points every second while taking the flag, but after a short time I stop getting those points while the flag is still not ...
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Changing Origin Id & Battlefield

If you change your origin Id, does your battlefield profile,level,guns etc remain intact?
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Can I start Battlefield 4 with a disc from a different region?

I got a European version of Battlefield 4 and I have a Canadian account for my PS4. Because of the regional difference, I can't buy DLC or premium content. I could create another account that's ...
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Battlefield 4 White Screen of Death

After a recent update Battlefield 4, anytime I try to join a server I get an error in my Battlelog which isn't very helpful. . . "ERROR: Game Disconnected, something went wrong." and during the ...
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Missing textures in Naval Strike maps

I did a clean install of my pc, installed origin and then Battlefield 4. After starting BF4 it kept prompting me to install the expansion packs. When I clicked the link it would bring up origin and do ...
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How many points do I have to reach to get a service star as infantry?

I want to calculate how many points I have left to reach my next service star for each class.
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How can I get BF4 Premium?

I recently learned that the Premium subscription gives me free DLC. How can I get this? Preferably without paying too much for it.
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Do I get free DLCs for Battlefield 4 if I am a premium user?

I'm planning to buy Battlefield 4 on PS3. I'm aware that I get early access to the DLCs, but do they come for free then?
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Is it possible to open a full screen map in battlefield 4 during play (while alive)?

Is it possible to open a full screen map in battlefield 4 during play (while alive)? In the bottom left of the screen I see a mini map and looking around I can see the objectives. Can i change the ...
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Counter Counter Knife - Punch Stab

Sometime in BF4 people will punch me and knife me giving me no opportunity to counter knife, even if the F key is prompting to press. How do I do this when I knife people so that they cannot counter? ...
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Difference in BATTLEFIELD 4 endings

Has anyone tried the 3 possible endings on BF4? What are the differences between them? Is one preferable because the ending is better?
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Does playing on a server in a different region give players in the same region an edge over those who are not?

I've wondered whether this is the case as I am not entirely sure myself. I have been looking around but I haven't found a solid answer yet. Personally, I think it is cheating although I am not sure.
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Why am I trying to kill people with a defibrilator?

From time to time, especially when a teammate dies in my immediate proximity, my soldier decides to equip his defibrilator without my say-so. Often, this results in death, as the offender - the one ...
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Play online without expansion packs

I recently bought the game and just finished the campaign and want to start playing some online multiplayer. Every server I attempt to join, I don't have the expansion pack for it. Whether it be the ...
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How do you get all seven premium knives?

On the premium calendar it says you get five knives, but there are seven knives marked as premium content on battlelog. Do you get the other two randomly by opening battlepacks while being a premium ...
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Does the MP-APS stop Gunship cannon rounds?

Yesterday I was playing Naval strike and attempting to capture D objective on one of the maps that granted the gunship ability as their commander was spawnining them in as fast as possible. I got the ...
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MP-APS damage assists

I battlelog in kits section MP-APS gadget has stat "damage assists". How is it counted? Is it implemented at all?
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Battlefield cant play Naval strike “YOU NEED TO DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL THIS EXPANSION.”

Today(31/3/2014) naval strike for battlefield 4 came out. Origin said it had a new download available, and directly installed it(I have got premium). There also was an update for battlelog(also ...
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Repair Reactive Armor in BF4 like in BF3?

How do I do it in Battlefield 4 i tried it. I could do it in Battlefield 3.
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Will incendiary smoke stop lock on missiles? BF4 and BF3

The mobile artillery had incendiary smoke in BF3 also some vehicles in BF4, but will they stop missles such as a javelin one?
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Is it possible to play Battlefield 4 multiplayer maps without playing online?

I'm not that kind of professional in First Person Shooter games, so I seldom play online. I've seen on internet before that a super big skyscraper in Siege of Shanghai map, and I'd like to try ...
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How do i get the phantom prospect dog tag? [duplicate]

I am trying to get the phantom prospect dog tag and i am stuck on the "Get a total of 300 meter headshot". Do I have to get all of the head shots in one match or can it be spread out?
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Which guided Engineer anti-tank or ant-vehicle launcher does the most damage?

I assume that the 2 dumb fire anti-vehicle launchers do the most damage, but I'm not sure which of the locking or guided anti-tank missiles can deal the most damage. The dumb fire missiles can be ...
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Do I have to have the laser light enabled to benefit from the hip fire bonus?

Laser lights are useful, but they tend to also give away my position. Do I have to have my laser light enabled to gain the hip fire bonus or can I just equip it on my gun [and have it off]?
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What is this bar next to each squad I see via commander mode?

After a recent update, I now see this bar that fluctuates a lot throughout a match. What does this signify?
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Can I issue commands to my entire team instead by per squad basis?

In most matches, I have found that the objective location changes quickly. This can take some time and become rather mind numbing if there are 10+ squads in a match! Is there an easier way to give ...
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Can I chat (not VOIP) in commander mode when playing on a tablet?

I can see the text box in the upper left hand corner, but I haven't found a way to type there. I want to be able to talk to my entire team instead of clicking on each squad and repeating myself via ...
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How do I complete the Assignment DEATH FROM BELOW?

The assignment says, Destroy 5 attack air vehicles with Rocket Launchers Do all rocket launchers count?* Does the enemy have to be present in the vehicle when you blow it up with a rocket?** *I ...
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How to see total Commander kills in Battlefield 4?

I play a good bit of commander mode in Battlefield 4. There are a few ways to get kills as a commander (destroying an enemy gunship, dropping a supply crate on someone), but most notably is launching ...
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In Battlefield 4, how do I know when I've been issued an order?

I've been reading up on Battlefield 4 tactics, and read that orders from commanders and squad leaders are often ignored. I often experience sensory overload while playing Battlefield 4, and can't ...
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What binoculars are used that target enemies in bf4 and how to get it?

When I played bf4 solo mode I noticed that there are binoculars that target enemies. How can I get this in multiplayer mode?
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What does it mean when I unlock carbines in BF4?

I was playing as an engineer in Battlefield 4 last night, and was awarded a "Carbine" unlock. What does that mean? Did I unlock the carbine class of weapons, or just a particular carbine gun? For ...
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How do you unlock Phantom Trainee assignment?

Today I have noticed that you can unlock the assignment Phantom Trainee. I presume this is along the lines of this question about the Phantom Prospect assignment. How do I start this assignment ...
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What is the level cap for a non-premium and non-DLC player?

I don't own premium or have any DLC. Will I be stuck at level 100?
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How can I activate buttons or open and close things without reloading?

Each time I activate something such as a button or open or close a crate, my character will reload if the current gun doesn't have a full clip. This is because on Playstation consoles the square ...
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Is it possible to kill with XM25 Smoke?

M320 Smoke and Flash Bang grenades can kill enemies by direct impact. Is it possible with XM25 Smoke? Does it have impact damage?
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Why are some shotgun mods “not recommended for slugs”?

Specifically the modified and full choke mods have descriptions which call out that they are not recommended for use with slugs. Is there a specific reason for this other than further narrowing the ...
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Can I copy my personal emblem to my platoon?

I have an emblem on my soldier that I really like and I would like to use it a slightly altered version for my platoon. Can I somehow easily copy the emblem over so I can then make those slight ...
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Scout Helicopter maps in Obliteration mode

I want to play Obliteration game mode with a scout helicopter. In which maps can I play?
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What camouflage is suitable for air vehicles?

I like to ride with tiger camouflage on vehicles, but it is easy to spot. Will i gain something by selecting camouflage? Will vehicle will be harder to spot? (for example, on hardcore, when there is ...
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What is this symbol for in vehicles?

I have noticed this rhombus / Square shape with a dot in the middle in the bottom right corner to the left of my health while flying the jet. What is this for?
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What is the spotting cooldown in Battlefield 4?

Battlefield 4 brings back spotting; press RB or Q with an enemy in your sights and he's spotted for your whole team to see. Spotting wins games! It also comes very cheap, it doesn't really slow you ...
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Are there any known workarounds for the January 2014 “sound-loop” crash?

There's a nasty bug for BF4 affecting a lot of people right now, which causes the game to crash and loop the intro-sound when attempting to join a game. DICE has said they're working on a fix, but in ...
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What does the icon with four squares mean?

I occasionally get this icon displayed on multiplayer in the top right (just below where the kill log is shown). Does anyone have any idea what it means?
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What maps have Gunship and Cruise Missile available for Commander?

I cannot find a list of what is available to the commanders on each map anywhere online, and figure this might be very interesting for the people who are looking to get the gunship/cruise missile ...