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PlanetSide 2 Cert Points System

How do Certification points work in PlanetSide 2? Do you get some: over time? by getting kills? by completing objectives? If so, how many do you get for each of the above?
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Is there an advantage to buying the locked weapons?

So I play as the NC Heavy Assualt unit most of the time, I have already put hundreds of certifications into the starting weapon, the Guass SAW I believe its called. I was planning on supporting the ...
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What are the gameplay differences between the factions?

I'd like to avoid remaking my character since it would result in me losing anything I unlock, so before I decide on a faction I'd like to know what the gameplay differences between each of them are. ...
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What are the punishments for friendly fire?

In Planetside 2, friendly fire is extremely common, constantly resulting in a message that asks the player to stop. If friendly fire is continued, the player is warned that his/her weapons will be ...
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What is the difference between the NC14 and the LA80?

Both rifles have the exact same stats and seem to behave the exact same way, so what exactly is the difference?
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In planetside 2, what support activities give experience?

In particular:- does a sunderer/S-AMS pilot get XP for providing a spawn point? does an engineer get XP for resupplying ammo? under what circumstances does a combat medic (or engineer) gain xp for ...
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Planetside graphic problem! [closed]

I just bought Planetside 2, but when I join a server, the textures are really bad. The weapons looks like something that isn't rendered, and the ground is pixellated. As I said, it looks like the ...
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Is it possible to switch factions in Planetside 2 after choosing one?

As the title suggests, I was wondering if there was any information that confirms or denies the possibility of being able to switch factions after choosing one. For example, say I choose the Terran ...
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How can I enter the dome of a Biolab?

Biolabs have control points within the top dome as well as on the ground (small sattelite bases a few hundred meters away). How can I get into the top part of the base to capture these points? The ...
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Where can I replenish my tank ammo?

I ran out of tank ammo. Where can I replenish it?