HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: astao22
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12696

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 57
BOT: 1
Total: 58
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Forums
06: Forums
07: Forums
08: Forums
09: Forums
10: Your Account
11: Forums
12: Forums
13: Photo Albums
14: Forums
15: Forums
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Forums
19: Forums
20: Forums
21: Home
22: Forums
23: Forums
24: Forums
25: Photo Albums
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: Forums
35: Forums
36: Photo Albums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Forums
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Photo Albums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Forums
46: Home
47: Forums
48: Photo Albums
49: Forums
50: Photo Albums
51: Forums
52: Forums
53: Photo Albums
54: Forums
55: Your Account
56: Forums
57: Forums
  BOT:
01: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 305
 Pictures: 2367
  · Views: 533610
  · Votes: 1312
  · Comments: 86
 

Support our Advertisers

PbPatchr
Help / Support / How-to's / Discussion related to PointBlank Software and External Ballistics in general
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » PointBlank Software

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Ghost
Member
Member


Joined: Nov 20, 2011
Posts: 25
Location: European Forrest

PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 4:30 am    Post subject: PbPatchr Reply with quote

Hi to all, Wink
Is it really neccesary when use PB to start it Always with the Patcher? I mean, if it has install everything the first couple of times, it works fine without start the patch first. Can explain pls why it is for.
By the way, the program works great for my Windrunner .338cal.
Thx in front, Cool
Kind regards ,


G.


Last edited by Ghost on Sat Nov 26, 2011 8:27 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
SyberShooter
Member
Member


Joined: Jul 23, 2010
Posts: 93
Location: Arizona

PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 10:07 am    Post subject: Re: PbPatchr Reply with quote

I don't think its required. The patcher looks for updates and downloads them for you if there is something new. You could probably get away with running it once a week or so.
Back to top
View user's profile
Ghost
Member
Member


Joined: Nov 20, 2011
Posts: 25
Location: European Forrest

PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 11:10 am    Post subject: Re: PbPatchr Reply with quote

Thx friend.
Have a nice shooting & hunts too. Many long range shooter here?

Best regards, Very Happy



Ghost
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Fireman_DJ
Member
Member


Joined: Aug 11, 2011
Posts: 104
Location: Victoria, Australia

PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2011 4:47 pm    Post subject: Re: PbPatchr Reply with quote

I shoot F Class up to 1000 yard with a tactical style Rem 700. As well as hunt.

As said, the patcher checks for any updates and then downloads them. If you're using PB without any problems, then there's really no need to run the patcher.

But I'd recommend running it at least once a month.
Back to top
View user's profile
Ghost
Member
Member


Joined: Nov 20, 2011
Posts: 25
Location: European Forrest

PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:26 am    Post subject: Re: PbPatchr Reply with quote

Thx for the info,
Nice riffle a 700Rem.
I love to shoot around 1500yrd/1390m with my Windrunner.338cal '98, 250gr, Mvelo2950, BC.597, Ivelo(ImpactVelocity)1641@1000yrd/m, Elevation/1000yrd 25.67, +/-15mph/kph wind gives/1000yrd 93"drift. Leupold IV Mil-Dot scope zoom10x-20x 40mm. MuzzleEnergy 4830.


Kind regards Cool


Last edited by Ghost on Sat Nov 26, 2011 8:24 pm; edited 4 times in total
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
DallanC
Site Admin
Site Admin


Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 3241
Location: Utah

PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2011 12:42 pm    Post subject: Re: PbPatchr Reply with quote

Ghost wrote:
Hi to all, Wink
Is it really neccesary when use PB to start it Always with the Patcher? I mean, if it has install everything the first couple of times, it works fine without start the patch first. Can explain pls why it is for.
By the way, the program works great for my AX cal.338 Lapmag(suppressed) & AW cal.308 Win.
Thx in front, Cool
Kind regards ,


G.

No you can run PointBlank.exe directly. The patcher just assures that you have the latest most up todate version and files.

I had a few people that NEVER ran the patcher (which is ok) but they would complain of bugs that had already been fixed. Because of this I added a tiny check in the start up of PointBlank to compare its version with the version on the website and alert the user if there is a new version. This check can be turned off in the options for people without a internet connection (such as at the range for example).

But sure, you can skip the patcher.

-DallanC
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » PointBlank Software
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.