Star Wars: The Old Republic is an MMORPG developed by Bioware that is set approximately 300 years after the events of the Knights of the Old Republic, more than 3,500 years before the movies.

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Running multiple unlocked crew skill missions

If I buy 3 level 500 missions on the GTN for, say, Diplomacy, can I run all 3 of those missions at once? I know that if I unlock one to get a rare mission and try to unlock another before I send the ...
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If I buy shadow of revan expansion, do I become preferred?

If I buy shadow of revan expansion, do I become preferred? Or do I have to buy something from the cartel market?
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Accessing certain Ziost areas

Once you complete the Ziost story line you are left with this gray area of doom and a few dailies but no clear way to see the rest of Ziost ever again. As the gray area is boring me and I am missing ...
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Why is this name bad?

Earlier I saw someone say that he reported someone for having a character named DrPepper with one of those accents. Is this actually considered bad?
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Where can I get level 40 PvP gear?

I keep hearing people talk about Level 40 PvP gear but I cannot find which vendor sells it. On the fleet, the PvP vendors do not sell Level 40 PvP gear. Is it on a planet? EDIT: I've found out that ...
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How does the collections system work? [duplicate]

How does the collection system work? I bought several GT-23s from the GTN for 100 credits each. I then looked at my collections to see GT-23 there. It says that if I pay 60 CC I can get more GT-23s. ...
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Is there a way to disable the Guard animation?

When you use the Guardian's ability named Guard, it protects other characters. It is very useful in many situations. However, is there a way to disable the animation where there is a shield around ...
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How does the referral system work?

I don't understand how the referral program works even after reading everything about it. Do I only get the 500 CC if the referred person subscribes within 14 days, or if I just refer the person? And ...
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Can negative companion conversation choices be repaired?

On my first conversation on the ship with (Jedi Knight spoilers) I accidentally told him that I didn't want him to help me and that I didn't like the fact that he was assigned to help me. I tried ...
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Is it possible to add items that you do not have to the Outfit Designer?

If I see a good armor on the GTN that I want to put on my outfit but I don't want to pay a million credits for it, is it possible to use it as an outfit without actually having the item?
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At which level should I start doing the missions to get a Tauntaun?

I already understand how to get a Tauntaun. You go to a nest and try to get the older tauntauns to return. If you succeed, a wampa will appear and you have to kill it. After killing it, you get the ...
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What rooms to unlock to reach the backside of the Yavin IV stronghold?

I'm interested in buying the stronghold but not the whole lot. As i am a preferred at the moment, i'd like to know how much cash i need to save up to unlock the area's that i want. The part that i am ...
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How does the 12x exp boost work?

To celebrate May 4th, subscribers got a 12x exp boost on class missions. As of July 17th, subscribers are still getting this boost. Apparently the only way to stop the boost is to buy an item from a ...
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What is the difference between Solo mode and Storyline mode in SWTOR? Which flashpoints can be solo'd?

First, what is the difference between solo mode and story mode in the SWTOR flashpoints? I know there are some flashpoints that require at least one other player, like Aurora Cannon, are any of the ...
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Why are some characters still unplayable when clicking on play

For some years now there has been an issue with the game: After passing the first few levels (it happened to me with two lvl 18 characters), it becomes impossible to play said characters. What I mean ...
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Can I pause the download for SWTOR?

I've left my computer on all day and the installer is currently downloading something called "Main Assets 207" with 10.56gb left to go. Apparently this is the 2nd file out of 23. If I hit the pause ...
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What's wrong with my SWTOR launcher?

So, when I try to load up the Star Wars The Old Republic launcher, it doesn't load up, but it says "Unable to load application configuration". How do I fix this? (By the way, I know nothing about ...
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swtor- my full game download is stuck at 99.96% and won't progress.

On the launcher, it says that the download is finished. Or rather, there is nothing, it just initializes and then there is no bar. I can just press play. However, when i log in, it says in the top ...
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can I disable crouch on release of middle click?

I've been playing The Old Republic as a Bounty Hunter, but just started playing as a smuggler. I can hold middle click to look around, and it changes my body orientation while moving. As a Bounty ...
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Is the GTN the only way to get older pack items in SWTOR?

I recently started playing Star Wars: The Old Republic, but the game's been online for something like 3 years. I enjoy collecting the Cartel packs, but currently only the Shadow packs are available in ...
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Any way to ignore system messages in the chat screen?

I'm a preffered status in the game and because of that my cash limit is 350 000$ (or whatever they use in the game, honestly dont know). Because of this, every time i get cash when i am capped, the ...
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What Utility Slicing decoration gives the biggest/most valuable lockboxes?

There are Decorations (Utility) that you can get that give gathering skill items when you use them. I have a small Slicing one that gives me small lockboxes, but I was wondering if there was one that ...
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What Crystals should I use for Sniper/Gunslinger?

I am working on leveling up a Sniper, and I want to know what stat my Color Crystals should increase. Out of the 4 Cartel ones (Endurance, Crit Rate, Power, and Expertise), I ruled out Expertise and ...
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What to do with my Basic comms?

I currently have all the Basic gear I need for my character and all my companions are equipped to a point that I am happy with (Yavin lockbox gear). I don't need gear for alts since I only play 3 ...
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How do I get Czerka Crate-O-Matic

There is an Achievement Those Things Exist? I have to get a Czerka Crate-O-Matic to get the achievement. How do I get it?
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Is taking cover important to Scoundrels and Operatives?

I know that to Snipers and Gunslingers, taking cover is extremely important. But, to the other halves of the Agent and Smuggler, Scoundrel and Operative, do they need to use it to be effective? I ...
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Easy way to swap Relics/Implants?

Is there an easy way to swap the 2nd implant or relic? Everytime I try to swap it I have to open character screen drag the item to the correct itemslot and It's pretty annoying tbh.
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Is there a way to quick move items?

I tend to fill my inventory up with a lot of items that I want to move to my Cargo Hold. Is there a faster way to move my items to the Cargo Hold instead of dragging each item individually?
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Trooper tattoos on other classes?

I read somewhere that if you get a cyborg species to lvl 50, that all the cybernetics will be available on other classes, is this true? Also, is there a way to get the trooper tattoos on say a bounty ...
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How do collections and unlocks work?

I recently found the collections tab in the cartel market and was surprised that there was a mega list of items that you can get from the cartel market. About 2 years ago i bought a whole republic ...
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How does the alternate primary stat for a class effect the overall stats?

What does cunning do for a trooper or bounty hunter, or willpower on a warrior or knight, and vise versa? EX: If I applied all cunning gear to my commando, how would that effect his combat ...
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What exactly does Alacrity do?

On my healer commando, I obtained some mods to increase my Alacrity. I understand that it increases the speed at which abilities are casted, but what exactly does that mean.
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Is Commander Dorne related to Elara Dorne?

While I was exploring on a Bounty Hunter, the class quest led me to the Imperial Intelligence HQ on Dromund Kaas. When I walked inside, I saw a man named Commander Dorne. Does anyone know if he is ...
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Extract an enhancement from one weapon and apply it to another

After completing the "the padawan exposed" mission with my sith juggernaut character, I have to choose between two rewards, one of them is called "dread sith savage lightsaber", in orange text. I am ...
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Agent roll going super far?

so i've seen agents (operatives and snipers) do super far rolls sometimes in PvP and i'm wondering how this works? Usually its when they start the fight, they will do a roll, and as the ground under ...
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Are mods from level 60 commendation gear freely transferable between slots?

It seems like, given the incredibly slow rate of getting purple mats from crew skills, it would be faster to farm dailies for the basic commendation to get purple gear for both me and my main ...
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Do crits affect bonus damage / heals?

A normal hit does damage like so: MainHandDamage + OffhandDamage + StandardHealthFactor + BonusDamage (Each component can be broken down further, but that's not relevant here.) However, I'm not ...
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Concealment Ops rotation 3.0

With the 12xp boost i leveled up a Operative with the idea to make this a pvp character. I leveled it up as a healer but i would also like to try out the burst damage side of the AC. The problem atm ...
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Turning off companion gathering?

Ok so with all the new and fast respawning nodes in the Yavin 4 area's i have come to realize that my companion is slowing me down when i go on a gathering farm. clicking the node makes him gather ...
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What are the locations of all the security chests on Rishi?

What are the locations of all the security chests on Rishi? I know there is a chest under a shipwreck, but I don't know the others.
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Are there any security chests on Yavin 4?

With the release of the Shadow of Revan expansion, I've found a lot of security chests on the new planet Rishi. However, I haven't seen any on the new planet (moon) Yavin 4. Are there any? Specific ...
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Does the effect of Shatter Shock in SWTOR multiply if I use it more than once in a 45 second window?

I've noticed that my agent in SWTOR has the Shatter Shot ability which has the following description: Fires a high-impact shot that deals 754 - 809 weapon damage and reduces the target's armor ...
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Helmet is not visible

In SWTOR I noticed that my helmet was not visible during my conversation with my companion. I have Hide Head Slot disabled. This only started happening after I turned off dark side corruption. If it ...
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Can I level to 60 as prefered if I buy shadow of revan expansion?

Simple question, I will be going back to preferred status tomorrow, but I would like to continue the game to level 60. If I buy the shadow of revan expansion, will I be able to play the hutt cartel ...
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Are there any quests with more than one companion?

In quite a few bioware games, near the end of the story you'll get a quest which allows you to travel with more than one of your companions. Often right before some of them decide to betray you. The ...
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Is there anything in SWTOR that you can't buy with cartel coins?

I'm debating on whether or not to get a subscription or cartel coins my personal thought is that I can get all the things I need with cartel coins and they won't expire. Is there anything that I can ...
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Can you get cartel coins from the security key as a prefered player?

Just wondering if you subscribe and activate a security key you get 100 cartel coins per month. Do you keep getting the cartel coins if you stop your subscription and become a preferred player?
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Are all planets conquerable?

Just like the title says. Are all planets conquerable or are there also planets that cannot be conquered?
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How long does a guild control a planet?

How long does a guild control a planet after it has been conquered? Do you control it until the next guild conquered the planet, or for a fixed amount of time?
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How do I get aggro of a boss who is immune to taunts?

In the new Rakata Prime flashpoint and in the Karagga's Palace Operation there are multiple bosses that are untauntable. Is there any way to get them to attack me or do they randomly attack enemys? ...