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      Getting Support - Common Issues   20/04/16

      Have an issue? Unsure if we can help? Warframe's support team can assist you with the following common issues and concerns! 

      *Take care of reading through the instructions before sending in your Support ticket. An organized and detailed ticket will better help the agent answer and fulfill your request.* 
      "I accidentally purchased the same item twice."
      Before sending in a support ticket please choose which item you would like to keep and start using it! Support tries to have as little impact on your play time as possible; we're able to see which of the two items you aren't using and remove it from your inventory (even while you're logged in). 

      Please note: We will not perform refunds on items that have been used - Leveled items or items with any Affinity are not eligible for refunds. 


      "I accidentally purchased an item and would like a refund" 
      Platinum refunds can usually be processed, as long as you submit your request immediately after your purchase and the item has not been used. 


      "I sold an item by mistake, is there any way I can have it back?"
      Absolutely! In order to have the item restored please contact us as soon as possible after the sale - we have a limited window of time allocated to reversing this process.

      Please make sure you have an open Warframe / weapon slot for the item(s) you sold. Should you not have enough slots available at the time of the reversal, we will contact you to let you know that you need to make room in your inventory. 


      "I started building something in the Foundry that I didn't mean to."
      If the item is finished, please do not claim it. We cannot refund foundry items once they are claimed by the player. Unclaimed items will have the full construction costs refunded.


      "I purchased a skin, but I can't find it."
      Before sending in a support ticket, go to your Arsenal and browse for the purchased skin. You can search for and equip skins by clicking on the Appearance tab next to the item you want to customize.  If you experience difficulties, contact Support and we can verify that you have the item and further assist you with equipping it. 


      "I dissolved a mod by accident!"
      Should you find you are missing any specific mod, please provide us with the name, rank, and the day you last saw the mod in your inventory.
      "I accidentally used a Forma on an item!"
      If you accidentally polarized your item, please file a support ticket immediately and refrain from using the item in question until we get back to you.

      In the ticket, please specify the item that you applied the Forma to and what polarity you intended to add.    "I didn't receive my rewards from the event!"
      We kindly ask you repeat any events/missions if they are still available. Please keep in mind that we are unable to advance you towards the next step/level of the event (if there is one) and cannot change any end of mission scores. If you are still missing rewards after repeating, please wait until after the event has ended and the rewards have been given out. Once the event has concluded contact Support as soon as possible. 

      Since certain events have immediate rewards while others do not, please check our website / Forums / social media for any announcements about the distribution of event rewards.


      "My game crashed during a mission” or “My game was unable to update the account information and the progress was not saved.”
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      If you have not received your purchase after 48 hours, please create a ticket with the following information so that we can assist you as quickly as possible: Choice of payment service (Paypal, credit card, etc.) Date and time of payment Screenshots of the confirmation for the purchase, including the transaction/order number Mobile phone number used, if payment was made through mobile service Item purchased (Prime Access Package, 1000 Platinum bundle, etc.)   Experiencing issues that were not listed above? The following links are also at your disposal: Support’s Knowledge Base: https://digitalextremes.zendesk.com/hc/en-us  Trading Guide - FAQ, Tips, and Guidelines: https://forums.warframe.com/announcement/44-trading-guide-faq-tips-guidelines/   Got a problem? We can help you! Contact us here. 

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What Does Increasing Armour Do?

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I'm not entirely sure what increasing armour does...

I assume it will... reduce the amount of damage each hit does, but someone said it only works like that with health, not shields.

Is that true?

How does armour work?

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Yes. Armor only increases the base armor for your frame

 

So Rhino gets more armor bonus than Mag does.

 

It also only affects your health, so if you have low health, armor is almost useless.

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Armour reduces damage to health, and does not affect shields.

 

Armor causes incoming damage to be multiplied by 100/(Armor+100). So 25 armor means you only take 80% of the incoming damage. This equation does not apply for specific damage type classified as armor ignore.

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I'm not entirely sure what increasing armour does...

I assume it will... reduce the amount of damage each hit does, but someone said it only works like that with health, not shields.

Is that true?

How does armour work?

 

Armor reduces damage done to your Health only; the higher your Armor, the more damage is reduced when your shields are down.

 

To know how much damage reduction you have, the calculation is as follow :

 

DamageReduction% = Armor / (Armor + 100)

 

At 50 Armor, you have 33% damage reduction

At 100 Armor, you have 50% damage reduction

At 150 Armor, you have 60% damage reduction

 

Remember, that applies only to damage to the damage done to your health; your shields always take 100% damage (or more if it's ice damage)

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