Questions tagged [elite-dangerous-horizons]

An expansion to the game Elite Dangerous. It adds many new features such as planetary landings, engineers, and more. Horizons is currently only available for PC/Mac and Xbox One.

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Elite: Dangerous launcher fails to start

After a couple years playing Elite: Dangerous on Windows 10 (Horizons, on Steam), my installation abruptly stopped working a couple weeks ago. (There has been one game update since then, but ...
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How do I unlock the Guardian Frame Shift Drive Booster?

The Guardian Frame Shift Drive Booster is a Guardian module that provides a flat increase to jump range, up to a 10.5 LY boost for a class 5 booster. It's the most useful Guardian module in the game. ...
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How can I find surface data points?

I'm currently working on getting my ratship fully engineered, which means I need to gather materials. I have a good grasp on how to gather raw and manufactured materials, and some of the data (ones ...
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Does it matter how long you spend docked in a damaged station?

While performing rescue operations at a damaged station, do you continue to build up heat while docked? Flight control automatically brings you below deck and usually says something about "stabilizing ...
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Why is loitering punishable by death?

I always found it rather odd that just sitting in a station for too long was a death sentence. Can anyone give me good in-world reasoning behind the rule? I understand the game design reason, but I ...
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Will purchasing the 'Elite Dangerous: Horizons' DLC from Steam cause conflicts?

Background: So back when Elite Dangerous first came out, I purchased the main game from the Frontier store. Present Day: I now wish to purchase the Elite Dangerous: Horizons DLC from Steam. I have ...
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Professor palin not unlocked?

In the painful quest to palin, i just decided to take a 5k ly straight line trip. I have achieved the distance after 3 and a half hours travel time. Before i make the return trip, i would like to ...
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Elite Dangerous - Combat Logging

Is it still possible to combat log in the open world PVP side of the game? I noticed in the latest patch that they essentially added galaxy wide bounties, which is a great change. Would still be quite ...
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Xbox Does Elite Dangerous Horizons cover multiple users

I just purchased Elite Dangerous for my xbox, and it comes with a redeem code for Elite Dangerous Horizons. If I redeem it on one Xbox live account, can I still use it on a different Xbox account? ...
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Do passenger missions count as “Trade”?

Most gameplay in E:D is broken down into three disciplines: Combat, Exploration, and Trade. While Trade missions usually center around the buying and selling of cargo, people can also be transported ...
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Logging on to a full station

I've never really seen a full-on PvP battle and in fact never really ever seen a large amounts of Commanders at once. I'm currently on voyage to Sagittarius A* and then will pop over to Colonia and ...
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What does this mission icon indicate?

For the longest time, I thought the following icon meant that your destination was a planetary surface: But recently I saw two missions with the same destination in Olwain, and one had the icon while ...
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Elite Dangerous: Resource Extraction Sites

I've been away from Elite Dangerous for about a year now, and pretty pleased with all of the new updates and content. However I'm searching for resource extraction sites, and they no longer seem to ...
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Do all players need to own Horizons to participate in multicrewing?

Elite: Dangerous 2.3 introduced the ability to invite friends to sit in seats on your ship and take on various extra roles (like auxiliary gunner and such). Do both of us need to own Horizons to do ...
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Elite Dangerous SRV without season pass

Is it possible to drive SRV without buying horizons season pass? I cant find SRV Hangar module.
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See Optional Slots when buying ships

I might be blind, but I've looked all over the interface and did a fair amount of Googling, so forgive me if I'm missing something? Is there a way to see the optional slot capacity when purchasing a ...
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Where can I find meta-alloys without taking a risky fight?

I've re-installed Elite and after logging in, halfway to Saggitarius I decided to head back and check out the new content. This lead me to the Engineers and I need one meta-alloy to get this ...
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Number of scanned surfaces in deep space

In Elite Dangerous it's possible to see various stats such as how many kills, how much you've traded, what your current inventory status is (including materials), but can you see how many scans you've ...