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Increased Armor and Energy Shield not working

I applied this mod in my Armourer's Bench but it doesn't take any effect. I have 299ES and 921 Armor either equipped with those gloves or not, it doesn't change. So what does this mod increase?
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In Path of Exile, do secondary weapons help when equipped, but not used?

In Path of Exile there is a choice of weapons-mode. Being an archer, you can have bow and arrows on one mode, and a shield and a sword in the other mode. But, for a committed archer, what is the ...
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How to choose Master daily mission level?

My daily mission are always 5/6 levels above mine (I am level 40, and get mission level about 45), and therefore I am more likely to fail them. Is it possible to choose the mission level? Or at least ...
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Can corrupted items (gems) be upgraded with GCP or other quality-increasing currency?

It is known that corrupted items cannot be altered with currency items. Does this apply also to quality? Can I upgrade quality of a corrupted gem with a GCP? Can I upgrade quality of a weapon with a ...
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Does dismissing a Forsaken Master remove the workbench you recieved from them?

As you know, Forsaken Masters give you a workbench that you can place into your hideout and use after talking to them in your hideout, once you invite them into it. Also, there is the ability to ...
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Did the quality of an item upgrade the quality of support gem attribute

If we upgrade the quality of an item will the quality of the support gem attribute be increase too? For example : i upgrade the quality of item 'Pledge of Hands', wich has an attribute 'skill gems on ...
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Reduced Mana reserved - how does it work?

How much mana will "Reduced Mana reserved" reduce from Spells that reserve Mana? Here is what I mean: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Reduced_Mana_Reservation An Example is Sovereignty: ...
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How does Fork work with PowerCharge-on-Crit work?

The questin is about Projectiles caused by the Fork-support-gem: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Fork Will projectiels caused by Fork either have a unique crit, (so they could crit when the ...
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Do you have enough Gem-Slots to support 3 offensive Spells?

Is it possible to support 3 Damage Spells with each its own support gems with lategame gear? Would you have to sacrifice support-spells to achieve this? Not the topic, background: My goal at the ...
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Increased Evasion Rating - On gear: Does it work for every item?

Having % Increased Evasion Rating on a piece of gear, will it increase the Evasion Rating of my whole character or only of that piece? Example Item: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Ondar%27s_Flight ...
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Power Charges - How long? How many?

How many seconds do the Power Charges last? How many Power Charges can you get? What I already know: Power Charges reset their Duration upon gaining a new Power Charge. You can increase the ...
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Damage taken gained as Mana - How does it work with “Mind over Matter”?

As in the topic, how does it work / how much mana will you gain, having Mind over Matter? Details about the question: An example for "X % of Damage taken Gained as Mana when Hit": Unique ...
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How rare are Foresaken Masters and where do they appear?

Just recently, the Forsaken Masters expansion for Path of Exile was released and I want to know whether I was on a lucky Streak... Or if the masters are common... Or that they're rare and I'll not be ...
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How to use corrupted spells?

Every corrupted area yields a corrupted spell. But I can't use them. Why? Should I de-corrupted them? How so? It doesn't make any sense.
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How does experience count when high-level and low-level players are in the same party?

So I am level 42 now, what if I party with a level 1 player who is just beginning? If I stay near him and don't kill mobs, will he get penalties anyways (don't care about penalties to me)? And if ...
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How does exactly stashes collide when league's changed?

How does exactly stashes collide when league's changed and what if there is not enough free space?
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How does loot work?

So I have been playing Path of Exile on and off for a while and have a Witch in the 'Normal ' league at about lv16, just got to Act2. My expectation is that loot will drop which will be useful to my ...
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What is a white socket and how does it work?

I'm familiar with red, green, and blue sockets. I've read about white sockets but never seen one. How does it work? How do you make them?
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Can I negate the life drain from blood rage?

The active gem Blood Rage drains a small % of your max hp as Chaos Damage per second depending on gem level. Is it possible to cancel out/negate that drain with enough life regeneration?
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Does it matter which hand my weapons are in while dual-wielding?

Is there any difference to which hand I equip two weapons to? I've switched around the two weapons I currently have equipped and my DPS remains the same. Does this mean I can equip whichever weapon in ...
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Where is Alira's encampment?

I want to find Alira's encampment (Act II, Bandit Lords quest), but in the quest description says (...) Alira can be found to the west of the Forest Encampment through the Gloomwoods. (...) But ...
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Why I don't see the “join pvp” option in cruel difficulty?

In normal difficulty, the pvp queueing option was in act 2, when you speak to Greust, but now in cruel difficulty I just don't see it. Depending on the difficulty, where can I join pvp matches?
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Is there something I can do with the rings/amulets I'm not using?

I have tons of rings and amulets that I don't use. Is there some kind of transmutation (i.e. combining rings/amulets somehow), some gem to make them unique or something that I can do with these? ...
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Can I get a list of helpful hints during the load screen for Path of the Exile

Can someone please list all the tips that appear during the loading screen? I saw one about skill gems last night that I wanted to read but disappeared to quickly
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Does 40% Less Damage affect Conversion Trap using Multiple Traps?

What I mean is that Multiple Traps has this 40% Less Damage effect. So when using it with Conversion Traps on mobs, does that mean that this 40% Less Damage apply to mobs damage? They start hitting ...
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How can I change my character's league?

I wanted to play with my friends this game and on invite it kept saying that "the character is out of my league" even though we were the same level. I am in domination league and they are normal ...
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Multiple Reduced Mana gems

If I put two lvl1 Reduced Mana gems into same linked sockets does it mean the linked skill gets 90%+90% cost multiplier? My build is CI and I can run max 2 auras. I was thinking if there was a way so ...
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How does 'enduring cry' calculate the number of charges?

I'm using an "enduring cry" gem, which is described as: x Endurance Charges granted per one hundred nearby enemies There will always be a minimum of 1 if there is an enemy nearby, but I'm not ...
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Do support gems link all, or just nearby gems?

If you have an item with 4 sockets, that are linked like so: 1--2--3--4 does that mean that a support gem in 1 would be supporting all gems (so in sockets 2,3,4), or just the one in socket 2?
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When can I buy certain items?

I'm level 30 and want to buy Brass Maul, which requires only requires level 27. However, I am unable to find it on the shop. What determines which items are sold? When will I be able to buy Brass ...
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How does the “chance to hit” (or accuracy) work in Path of Exile?

So there's this percentage that shows how accurate your character is when hitting. Say I use a bow, and when you reach 100% chance to hit (or accuracy) then I believe it hits all the arrows. But ...
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Where do I stop grinding level and focus on my gear?

I started to play Path of Exile and really enjoy it. I played some games of this kind before so I know the concept. I know that Path of Exile as a level cap of 100. However it is kind of long to reach ...
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What is the green checkmark on Keystone Skill?

I just noticed a little green checkmark on one of my (not yet taken) keystone skills: After i placed a skillpoint there, and applied, the checkmark vanished. Other Keystones that i could put points ...
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Do secret doors exist (like in Diablo)?

I wonder if Path of Exile has the same feature as Diablo: clicking walls and hoping to find a secret door. Does that exist?
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Can a full damage Ranger survive in the late game?

I am just starting Path of Exile and I chose as Ranger. Since I can't reset my passive skills easily I want to know if a Ranger can manage to survive "easily" in lategame with only damage specc? I ...
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Is there a difference between domination league and standard league?

My friend created a character in "domination league", while I am in the standard one. I want to play with my friend, but we can't because we're in different leagues (ocurrs when you want to create a ...
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Can't change texture quality

I just downloaded Path of Exile via Steam. I looked forward to the video settings, and I found that the texture quality is locked to medium (meaning that I can't change it). Is there a way to change ...
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Path of Exile map signs

I recently started playing path of exile and I'm confused with the main map signs. What is the blue dot, the blue circle, the yellow sign and all the others?
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What and/or when should I craft?

In Path of Exile, there's no gold (piece) economy. It is based on currency items which each have their own use and their prices are relative to themselves, and to the leagues in which they appear. ...
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What items are worth selling, vending, or auctioning?

How does this question differ from What items are worth picking up? That question is more about what items are worth keeping between home-runs, so to speak. My question is more about longer term ...
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What iLevel does an Onyx Amulet have to be to get a Unique?

I want to use Orbs of Chance to get one of the unique onyx amulets, what base iLevel should the amulet be before I start chancing?
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Does +1 to Gem level increase Mana cost

Does adding a corresponding coloured gem to an item that has +1 Level to x type gem increase it's level and mana costs accordingly? For example: If I have a weapon with +1 to strength gems and I add ...
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Do effects like Shock and Burning still apply with Resolute Technique?

I'm building an elemental cleave Templar and wondered whether effects like shock and burning will still proc if I go resolute technique. Will I still get the benefits after going resolute technique?
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What is the iLevel on Path of Exile?

I've seen several times mentioned "iLevel", which is not shown on the statistics of items. What is it and how to know the iLevel of an item?
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Choosing between gem quest rewards

Is there any ranking as to the usefulness or rarity of some of the offered quest rewards? Yes, I know that its possible to just run through the content multiple times and get all of them - but I don't ...
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What is the cheapest unique in Path of Exile?

Are there any uniques that are worth doing the vendor recipe for 5 chance orbs? (1 white, 1 magic, 1 rare and 1 unique).
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What causes the application of various Status Ailments?

Yes, what decides the trigger chance and duration of Chill/Freeze, Shock and Ignite? (I've heard that the duration scales off of damage and chance... well, that it's applied on every crit, but I ...
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Is “Life Recovery” from flasks the same as “Life Regeneration” from passives?

For example: Would Zealot's Oath work with flasks or is it a seperate regeneration type?
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Does Armor reduce damage to the Energy Shield?

If I have 50% damage reduction due to my armor 100 energy shield up Monster attack for 150 physical damage What will happen? Does it deal (150*0.5) damage to my energy shield? or Will it ...
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Does the damage from Fire Traps stack?

If I lay three fire traps in the same place, and a mob steps on them, does he take 3x the DoT?