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)Very Important Player (VIP)What exactly is a VIP?
VIPs are Very Important Players, people that head admins/admins trust. VIPs are respected, active and helpful. They have special commands and features that normal players do not have. This will reward the regular players that did not get admin.What special commands and features do VIPs have?1. VIP Forum
As a VIP you get access to the special private VIP Forum.2. VIP Forum rank
Your name is highlighted on the Forum.3. Listed in /admins
Online VIPs are listed in /admins.4. VIP Chat
The VIP Chat can be used to chat with other VIPs and Admins. Use $text to VIP Chat.5. Global VIP Announcement
You can use *text to broadcast a global announcement to all players.6. Armor on spawn
You get full 100% armor on spawn.7. Spectate players - /spec
With this command you can spectate another player at any time and at any place.8. VIP Room - /vroom
All VIPs and Admins have access to the private VIP Room. This is a special custom-made party room.
You can also invite other players to join the party.9. VIP Room Invite - /vroominv
Without your invitation, other players (non VIP) can not enter the VIP Room. With this command you can invite them.10. VIP Room Music - /vrmusic
Use this to change the music played in the VIP Room.11. Countdown - /count
Automatic countdown for all players near you. Useful for when you organise your own race or parachute jump.12. Vehicle Neons - /neon
You can attach neons to any vehicle. The neons are visible to all players. Multiple colors available.13. Weapon Lasers - /laser
Attach lasers to your favorite weapons. The laser is visible to all players. Multiple colors available.14. Vehicle Radio - /vradio
This command plays your custom music URL for all players in your vehicle. Automatically stops when you get out of your car.15. VIP World - /vworld
VIPs can enter a special VIP World. This is a private place without other players. To invite players to join your VIP world, ask them to /go to you.16. Play Radio Stream - /radio
With this command you can play the radio stream of your choice. The audio will play at any place and will stop only by your command. Example: /radio http://somafm.com/groovesalad.pls17. Stop Radio Stream - /sradio
To stop the radio stream use this command.18. Create Air Balloon - /balloon
Creates an air balloon at your position and allows you to control/move it. The balloon can be moved up, down, left, right, forward & backward using your keyboard.19. Destroy Air Balloon - /dballoon
Destroys your air balloon.20. Create Pirate Ship- /ship
Creates a pirate ship at your position and allows you to control/move it. The ship can be moved up & down, moved forward & backward and rotated left & right using your keyboard.21. Destroy Pirate Ship - /dship
Destroys your pirate ship.Why do I have to pay for VIP?
VIP is an additional UIF feature. The donated money helps UIF to stay alive.
If you're wondering Why we need donations, please see http://forum.uifserver.net/index.php/topic,14715.0.htmlFor how long will I keep my VIP status? And is this a one-time donation?
This is a one-time donation. You will keep your VIP status for as long as you want.What is my future perspective as a VIP?
As a VIP you have more fun playing UIF because you have status, more commands and features. Also you will get positive relations with other players, VIPs and admins. This way you can increase your chances to become an administrator.What are the requirements to become a VIP?
There are no requirements to become a VIP.Questions?
You are free to ask questions in this thread.
CreditsWhat are credits?
In UIF you can buy credits, a virtual currency, which you can spend on special items. You can view your current amount of credits in-game by typing /creditsWhat can I spend my credits on?
You can currently spend your credits on:1. Labels (cost: 50,000 credits)
You can permanently place a 3D text label with a custom text and color at any place in the GTA world. The label will stay there as long as you want.
/labels - shows your current labels
/label - place a label (takes your current name color as color)
/golabel - go to a label
/rlabel - remove a label
/ulabel - update a label text + color
Labels are very useful for marking your house, hotspot or group base, but they can be used for any purpose. Labels allow you to leave a personal and permanent mark in UIF.
To place a label with multiple colors, use hex colors inside the text, e.g. "<FF0000>Red <00FF00>Green <0000FF>Blue". Go to http://www.colorpicker.com/
, choose a color and take the # value and place it between < > tags. Your label now has multiple colors!
Limit? You can have up to 10 labels at the same time.2. Body Object slots (cost: 50,000 credits)
With credits you can get up to 3 additional Body Object slots in /o. This way you have even more possibilities to decorate and design your character.
To get extra slots just type /o and click on the slot you want to use. The Credits are automatically substracted on object creation and returned on object deletion.3. Parked Vehicles (cost: 50,000 credits)
You can permanently place a vehicle at any place in the GTA world. The parked vehicle will stay there as long as you want. The vehicle spawns with your custom settings: colors, paintjob, mod components, locked/unlocked.
/pvlist - list your parked vehicles
/pvadd - add parked vehicle at this place
/pvrem - remove a parked vehicle
/pvgo - teleport to a parked vehicle
/pvget - teleport a parked vehicle to you
/pvrespawn - respawn a parked vehicle (this places the vehicle at its original spawn (/pvadd) location)
/pvlock - lock/unlock a parked vehicle (if its locked nobody can drive your vehicle)
Parked vehicles are very useful for marking your house, hotspot or group base, and they allow you to have multiple personal vehicles at the same time. With parked vehicles you can place something personal and permanent in UIF.
Limit? You can have up to 10 parked vehicles at the same time.4. Teleport Pickups (cost: 50,000 credits)
You can permanently place a teleport pickup at any place in the GTA world. The teleport pickup will stay there as long as you want. When someone enters it they are teleported to a place of your choice.
/tplist - list your teleport pickups
/tpadd - add teleport pickup at this place, available pickup models:
* 1239 = information
* 1247 = police badge
* 1254 = skull
* 1313 = 2 skulls
* 1272 = blue house
* 1273 = green house
* 1274 = money
* 1277 = save disk
* 1559 = arrow
/tprem - remove a teleport pickup
/tpgo - teleport to a teleport pickup
/tptarget - set the teleport pickup target (the place you teleport to when you enter it)
Teleport pickups are very useful for creating your own house, hotspot or group base. To simulate your own house, you can place a teleport pickup outside and set its target position to an house interior. You can also link several places (group bases?) together with teleport pickups. The possibilities are endless.
Limit? You can have up to 10 teleport pickups at the same time.Why do I have to pay for Credits?
Credits are an additional UIF feature. The donated money helps UIF to stay alive.
If you're wondering Why we need donations, please see http://forum.uifserver.net/index.php/topic,14715.0.htmlIs there a Credits limit? And for how long will I keep my Credits?
You can buy, store and spend as much Credits as you want and for as long as you want.Questions?
You are free to ask questions in this thread.
Have you always wanted to become an administrator of an online game server like UIF? And do you want to use special admin commands to enforce power over others in order to keep the server stable and clean from hackers? Now it is possible to donate for admin status!Why do I have to donate for admin?
The UIF server and its related services are given to the San Andreas Multiplayer community for free. But, running UIF costs real money. With your donation you help yourself and UIF at the same time. You become an admin, and you make sure UIF stays online.Are there any restrictions or requirements to donate for admin?
No. There are no restrictions or requirements. Anyone can donate for admin. In UIF nobody is discriminated in any way.What admin level will I start with?
You start as admin level 1, with automatic promotion possibilities on regular intervals.Is it possible to get promoted?
Yes. You are regularly promoted to a higher admin level after holding a level for a certain time period. Promotions give you new admin commands, more power and respect. It is also possible to donate for instant promotion to an admin level of your choice if you donít like to wait.Is it possible to get demoted?
Being an admin means you are an example for the rest of the UIF players. Heavily abusing your status and commands for your own gain is an example of unwanted behavior. Depending on the situation, it is possible to get demoted.Are there any rules I should follow as admin?
UIF has an administration policy which is a guideline how to deal with in-game situations. There are also some administrative procedures you should follow when e.g. changing your name. The admin policy helps new admins like you to quickly gain familiar with the UIF admin system.What is it like to be an admin on UIF?
Of course you have access to special commands and features. Most of the time there are multiple admins online so there is always somebody to talk to. Together with other admins you make the daily decisions in UIF. And if you like attention: players love to hang out with admins. You can always ask online admins to tell you about their admin experience.For how long will I keep my admin status? And is this a one-time donation?
This is a one-time donation. You will keep your admin status for as long as you want.Questions?
If you have other questions please mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be answered as fast as possible.