A player-driven sandbox MMORPG by CCP Games (Iceland) set in a dystopian futuristic sci-fi setting. It has 450,000+ spaceship pilots in a single-server universe comprising 7,500+ stars.

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Where are BPCs Delivered from Mobile Laboratories?

When you complete a research job, like copying, at a mobile laboratory, at a POS, where are the resultant copies or researched blueprint delivered?
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Best Eve-online Starter Character for research alt

I want to use one of my character slots to research BPOs at my Hi-Sec POS, and would therefore like to limit the amount of time I have to spend training them. So, what is the best ...
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How can I avoid losing point when kiting?

I found that when I try to kite an enemy at the edge of scram or disruptor range they are regularly able to get away. I've tried to leave a bit more safety margin and orbit closer, but that doesn't ...
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View contents of fulfilled/failed courier contract

My latest courier contract failed and I want to find out which items exactly I shipped there. It was a very long list and I don't remember the details. I can open the contract, but I don't see any ...
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How can I turn a profit with Missions?

I built an alt that's geared towards combat (my main is a miner), but I'm having trouble turning a profit running missions. I can do level 2 for the Caldari Navy, but they payout isn't so huge, and ...
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How can I kill frigates in a Caracal?

I've encountered a level 2 security mission that's giving me some problems. I fly a Caracal for it, and one of the first things that happens to you is you get stasis webbed as soon as the mobs spawn. ...
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How can I sell large quantities of ore quickly?

I'm docked up in Yarebap, that's where our corp HQ is located. I mine a lot in my spare time, and so as a result I've got lots of extra ore I'd like to sell. Amarr is the closest market to me, but ...
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Is your broker fee refunded when you cancel an order?

There is a broker fee that's charged when you place a buy order. Is it refunded if/when you cancel the order? What if the order is partially completed when it's cancelled?
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EvE OSX Client won't launch

So I just downloaded EvE online after some time and the client wont launch. When I click on the app I see EvE dock icon jumping but nothing happens. I reinstalled the game but still same issue. Also ...
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Which ship and fitting for transporting small valuable cargo through low-sec?

I occasionally have to move some small amounts of cargo through low-sec space. Mostly this is loot from previous fights I stashed in the next station, to avoid losing valuables I just obtained in the ...
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Can you bridge and jump inside gated complexes?

Capital ships can jump to a cyno, and Titans and Blac Ops ships can bridge other ships to a cyno. I'm wondering how that works inside complexes behind an acceleration gate. Gated complexes are e.g. ...
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How can I calculate the travel time in warp?

There are situations where it is very useful to know roughly how much time it will take to travel in warp between two points. If you have a bait ship somewhere, it is good to know how long it'll have ...
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How Much is “Safe” To Carry Out of Jita In a Freighter?

I know that it all varies on who is sitting at the gate camp, but in general, what is considered a safe upper limit of total item value to carry out in a freighter?
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Which faction's agents should I choose for running agent missions?

Back in the days when I started playing EVE someone told me to go to Minmatar space and do their agent missions because they are better somehow than the others. Now I resumed playing EVE and I was ...
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Is there a T1 or faction frigate that can solo a Dramiel?

Dramiels are annoying when you're flying around alone, ships that do enough damage and tank enough to kill them often don't have enough range control to prevent the Dramiel from escaping. Now, if I ...
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Is it Better to Sell BPCs vs T2 BPCs?

I'm looking at making a small side income copying BPCs, but I don't have the capacity to manufacture the finished T2 good, so would it be better to sell the BPC or invent with it, and sell the T2 BPC? ...
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Is there a reason I seem to see more Dominixes then any other T1 Battleship?

No matter what part of space I fly, there always seems to be a Dominix not that far off. I almost never seem to see Scorpions or Typhoons (or really, few other Minmatar ships at all outside of ...
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How to stay interested in Eve Online?

Eve is a game with spaceships. Spaceships are awesome, and they look quite cool in the game. There are even lasers, missiles and drones. More awesome. I really want to get into the game, but it ...
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What was the result of Burn Jita?

Related to this question, was there any final assessment done regarding the Burn Jita campaign? Did the originators of the attack achieve their goal?
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Noncombat PvP career in EVE Online

I'm thinking about returning to EVE, but i don't know if there is a career for me - last time i did a few courier contracts in lowsec with my Cheetah and some exploration missions - i don't find ...
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Is there a way to see in which system I've purchased goods?

I just bought something at a different system and I can't remember which. Is there an easy way to see which system I have goods that I already purchased at?
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How can I scan and destroy a T3 booster?

There are some people that don't undock without having at least one, preferably more than one T3 booster in the system. Fighting them is annoying, you can't engage them alone as the bonuses they get ...
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Good combination of ships for dualboxed exploration

Currently I'm running with a Myrmidon that can do all sites except gravimetric and wspace. On the other account I'm using a Manticore for probing and some extra DPS. What other combinations are ...
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Which frigate in Eve has the fastest sub-warp speed after fittings and skills?

In Eve, one can easily look up the base stats for various ships by checking their info pages from the market. The interceptors are probably the fastest ship class in the game, but it's hard to figure ...
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What is “Burn Jita”, and how will it destroy the economy? [closed]

In a recent Kotaku article, they described an impending (or current) player-driven plan to "destroy the game's economy" in Eve Online. The plan is called "Burn Jita", and apparently involves a ...
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Solo Player Corp Hisec Invention/Research POS - Feasible or Not?

I'm currently a fairly high skilled mission runner / carebear type that has rarely ventured out of hisec space. On top of typical amarr skills for running a very well fitted paladin and legion, with ...
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What happens to your ship when you log off?

In Eve online one can quit whenever one likes, just click quit. But what does that mean for your ship when you've already left the game? What would happen if you quit while in warp? What would ...
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Does Material Efficiency Research transfer to invention bpcs?

If one attempts invention on a Blueprint Copy (BPC) that has production efficiency or material efficiency research, does that efficiency research transfer to the resulting tech II BPC? Example: Say I ...
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What are the standings requirements (if any) to anchor a POS in low sec?

I'm looking to anchor a POS in a low security system in EVE, but I can't seem to find a conclusive answer to the question above. Some guides seem to indicate that standings aren't required to anchor ...
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How can I get a list of ships I own and their location?

As I'm getting older it's getting harder to remember where I parked all my ships. I tend to leave some in systems that are likely to see action in the near future, to be able to quickly reship if the ...
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Where is the P_Drive in the Macintosh EVE-Online Client?

The P_Drive used to be in ~user/Preferences/EVE Online Preferences/ It's been moved since sometime in 2011. Where is the new one?
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What ship would complement a Rattlesnake in level 4 missions?

I dual box in missions. Recently, due to a fit of sobriety, I lost my Abby and so now I need to replace it. My main missioner flies a Rattlesnake with good drone skills, a complement of two types of ...
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How do you identify “Manipulated markets”

In EvE I am always reading about people who look at the market and can tell when the market is being manipulated/worth manipulating. I have looked at all the graphs but do not have a degree in ...
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When do new faction warfare plexes spawn?

With the recent Crucible expansion CCP changed the spawning mechanics of the faction warfare plexes, allowing them to spawn more often. Capturing as many plexes as possible is essential for switching ...
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How much standing do I lose for declining a mission from an agent?

I'm running faction warfare missions, which are distributed all over the enemy low-sec. To optimize the mission running I'm trying to get missions that are close together, but I can only decline ...
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Eve Online can't switch to GeForce gt555

I have laptop with two graphic cards: one is an Intel integrated chipset, and the other is a GeForce GT555M. When I watch the settings window in Eve Online, I see that it uses the Intel chip, but I ...
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Will destroying the default Interbus Customs Office in low-sec, reduce standing with Interbus?

Recently Eve added Player owned Customs Offices (POCOs) outside of high-sec. By default, Interbus owns the Customs Offices outside of High-sec until a player comes along and destroys it, and then ...
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What happens when a mission offer expires in EVE Online?

I just started out in EVE Online, and finished the beginner tutorial. Next, I got sent to another station with lots of agents to teach me more about combat, mining, etc. I clicked on several of the ...
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What is the optimal Tech I sub-capital ship and fit to defeat an Amarr Interceptor?

Recently, my two-person corp has been war-deced by a one man corp run by xManBearPiggx who often attacks with either of the Amarr Interceptors (or occasionally with a Catalyst). To my great shame ...
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Do Friend-Or-Foe Missiles target neutrals or npcs?

If I fire a bunch of Friend-or-Foe missiles when I'm leaving a station will they target npcs and neutrals, or only available hostiles? If there are no valid targets, what happens with the missile? ...
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Do damage rig effects stack with non-rig damage modules without penalty?

The description for Hybrid Rig Collision Accelerator I, a rig slot damage increaser, warns that: Penalty: Using more than one type of this module or similar modules that affect the same ...
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How Do I Train the Industry Skill?

For the quest Making Mountains out of Molehills, part 3 I need to build a type of ship. However, when I try to build it it says I need Industry level 1. How do I train this? I don't see any book in my ...
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What are some of the most profitable loyalty store items?

In EVE, one can accumulate large amounts of loyalty points by running missions for various NPC corporations. These loyalty points combined with cash and sometimes other items can produce expensive ...
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How does one dodge or survive gate camps without stealth?

In Eve, gate camps can be one of the biggest drags in low/null-sec. A gate camp is where one or more pirates wait around a stargate trying to catch pilots as they warp away (and also incoming ...
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How does one hide or protect a low-sec moon base from pirates?

In Eve, Moon bases are one of the top tier production facilities of the eve universe. They can pretty much do almost anything in the eve universe, outside of producing planetary resources. The only ...
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What are the most lucrative planetary materials to produce?

There are a wide range of planetary materials to produce, each material is produced on two of many different planet types. Each planetary material can further be refined and combined with other ...
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How does one find open invention slots in Eve?

In Eve, open invention slots are perhaps the rarest production style slot that a player can utilize. This is because invention gives players access to far more powerful, and profitable tech level 2 ...
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What does “ship spinning” mean in EVE?

According to an article from CCP, they are bringing ship spinning back because of user requests. What does this expression "ship spinning" mean?
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Optimal probe configuration and strategy for scanning?

I read that recently the scanning mechanics changed and that now more than four probes count for calculating the signal strength. Before, the optimal configuration for probes was obviously a ...
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Do the free 30 day period and the 14/21 day trial add up in EVE Online?

I'm looking at EVE Online: Incarna at Steam right now. It says I get 30 days free (well, included in the game's price, really) and then I'll have to pay. It also says, that the product key won't work ...