Do I not understand how satellites are used?

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Do I not understand how satellites are used?

Post by TcDaxs » Tue, 1. May 18, 02:03

So I bought two advanced satellites while using my Argon Mercury and deployed them in two adjoining sectors. When I go to the sector view I can see prices in either sector, I can start the live camera feed, etc. Everything works fine.

Now -- when I jump into my Argon Discover (which is equipped with all the same trading and navigation software) I am unable to pull up prices or any information from the sector map... What am I doing wrong?

I was hoping to jump to my Discoverer and then remotely command my Mercury.

Any help is appreciated. Thanks!

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Post by X2-Illuminatus » Tue, 1. May 18, 08:08

You need a Trading system extension in your current ship to see prices at NPC stations.
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Post by Alan Phipps » Tue, 1. May 18, 13:40

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Post by BugMeister » Sun, 13. May 18, 00:07

Advanced satellites are pretty useful - they also help your auto-traders..
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Post by X2-Illuminatus » Sun, 13. May 18, 09:22

Mk3-traders do not make use of satellites, if that's what you mean.
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