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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby corybe » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:24 pm

Waited two hours watch our nook reader in Santiago Chile. Our turn came to buy and everything went perfect. Except they don't take Discover Card. Paid with debit card. Got'em.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby trilobyte » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:28 pm

Excellent. Sorry you missed the payment types info when it was posted in early January, but glad to hear you were able to get it sorted.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby LisaChocoholic » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:30 pm

Got my ticket about 2 minutes ago, and email confirmation. WHEW!

Now I'm gonna polish off that chocolate cake and take a nap.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby jscott26 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:31 pm

I don't understand how people who logged in after I did (12:00:12) got their tickets already? I'm still waiting for them to check tickets, I've had no errors, just pure waiting. If I refresh will I lose my spot if I stay on the same browser?
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby One-Eye » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:40 pm

Got in queue 14 seconds after noon - 25min later I had tickets! Totally stoked! Although a number of friends are still stuck in queue. I think it's luck of the draw to some extent.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby canexplain » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:42 pm

Mine took a total of 2 hrs 40min but I scored my two :) Now I have to find someone to go with haha .........
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby 5tan » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:42 pm

jscott26 wrote:I don't understand how people who logged in after I did (12:00:12) got their tickets already? I'm still waiting for them to check tickets, I've had no errors, just pure waiting. If I refresh will I lose my spot if I stay on the same browser?



dont quote me on this but im am 98% sure it read if you click refresh you place wont be lost. i don't know how it does it but im sure that's what it said. i had similar worries and just watch the ip numbers for a few min to make sure it was changing
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby jscott26 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:47 pm

5tan wrote:
jscott26 wrote:I don't understand how people who logged in after I did (12:00:12) got their tickets already? I'm still waiting for them to check tickets, I've had no errors, just pure waiting. If I refresh will I lose my spot if I stay on the same browser?



dont quote me on this but im am 98% sure it read if you click refresh you place wont be lost. i don't know how it does it but im sure that's what it said. i had similar worries and just watch the ip numbers for a few min to make sure it was changing


I'm passed the que page. It looks like this now, without an IP Address. Still waiting...I'm gonna do it soon unless somebody says otherwise.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby trilobyte » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:48 pm

jscott26 - offhand, I'm not sure. You would think there'd be some kind of load balancing going on, so that even if one of the many servers involved stalled out, it would re-route the traffic. I'm not sure what to tell you - refreshing could cause you to lose your place, though others are reporting that they've done that and things worked out for them.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby atinydream » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:51 pm

i got mine about 10 minutes ago after waiting in queue for over 2 and a half hours! hooray! hail satan! still haven't gotten my confirmation e-mail yet, though...
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby canexplain » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:51 pm

I was sort of freaking but they kept sending that goofy song and advertisement, I guess to keep the connection going. I only had to go back one time. Yea, if you refresh, don't know......
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby ++X++ » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:52 pm

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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby 5tan » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:55 pm

i had to hit refresh 3 times and i got tickets after a 35 min wait
i also follow BM on twitter and they have reported they are ironing out some kinks in the system
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby jscott26 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 3:56 pm

I refreshed and it worked. Thank you baby jesus.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Skyskater61 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:02 pm

Three hours and still waiting.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Spadge63 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:12 pm

I got the following message when waiting after 3 hours. At this time Burning Man Tickets does not have any tickets available for purchase for this event. Note: This does not mean this event is sold out. Contact the venue to purchase tickets. I opened another tab on my browser and got back in the queue.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby TT120 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:15 pm

Yup, sold out. I predicted 1 hour and 6 minutes to sell out the 40k tickets. It took 3 hours. :cry: :cry: :cry:
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Enderfish » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:17 pm

[quote="Spadge63"]I got the following message when waiting after 3 hours. At this time Burning Man Tickets does not have any tickets available for purchase for this event. Note: This does not mean this event is sold out. Contact the venue to purchase tickets. I opened another tab on my browser and got back in the queue.[/quote]

Holy crap that is terrifying to hear! My mom keeps freaking out that we got in the queue at the same time (within 1 minute of it opening) and I got my tickets and hour ago but she is still in queue. I keep telling her not to worry and there's no way they'll sell out today.. but wow that got me nervous.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Spadge63 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:19 pm

I made it through STEP last year and I'm not gonna give up this year either.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Nixxx » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:34 pm

I don't know if I'm doing something wrong, but I've been waiting since the start! That's 3 hours and 40 minutes. I'm in Ireland so it's 11.40pm now and I need to go to bed. Very disappointed with this system
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Spadge63 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:40 pm

I found out what happened to me was a glitch in the system, tickets are still out there :)
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby danibel » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:41 pm

A post on evilbook says the no tickets available message was a snafu. There ARE still tickets available. If you are in the queue, hang in there.

I would be surprised if it sells out within 3 weeks, though I have no idea how long the main sale is staying open.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby missprism » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:41 pm

the good news is that the 40,000 ticket has the same view as the 1st. remember camping out for concert tickets? good luck to everyone still trying..
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Foxfur » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:41 pm

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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby lucky420 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:43 pm

Well it really wouldn't be the same without you ff
Oh my god, it's HUGE!
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Spadge63 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:46 pm

I just worry that if I go poop, I'll miss my chance
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby haolegolucky » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:51 pm

Signed in at 10am here (noon PST) and took an hour and 17 mins. to get through. had to refresh three times. Didn't lose place.

This was a hell of a lot better then last year.

I'll be bringing more bottles of Bradduh Kimo (155 proof rum) to the bar again this year. Bartenders choice! You meet Kimo!

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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby Grokstar » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:53 pm

Still telling me I'm in the queue after 3hrs 51 min. We'll see.
So how many years has inticketing been at this?
Could we not at least know our standing in the queue? Or an approximate wait time so those of who are
working would not have to be constantly re-checking.
One of our party got through after about 30 min. Put in her credit card data and "finished" the transaction, then
got a message screen from inticketing saying that
"your session has expired. Please try again."
Really?
She has been back in the queue since.
I'll let you know if tickets come through.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

Postby danibel » Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:58 pm

Spadge63 wrote:I just worry that if I go poop, I'll miss my chance



I just went pee and now I am going to run into the kitchen to get a glass of wine. I have been waiting in the queue since 3:02pm PST. This was the soonest I could jump in.
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Re: Who gots their tix?

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