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Ch'Ch'Ch'Chia Corp
Posted - 2010.02.23 01:21:00 - [1]

I'm new to Eve, but I'm surprised this is not implemented yet. One of the most common things to do after running a mission is to sell all the loot you acquired from it. This basic idea has been proposed before:

1. Select multiple items via "select all" or ctrl-clicking
2. Right click on a selected item
3. [NEW] click on the "sell" command
4. [NEW] a list[1] pops up.

[1] The list looks vaguely like a wallet history or market order list in format... a bunch of skinny rows with various columns. Each ROW contains one item type which was part of the original multiple item selection. There are at _least_ 4 COLUMNS: item type, price for selling immediately, % from regional average, and a SELL button which lets you sell that individual item type from the list.

5. [NEW] Player clicks SELL buttons to immediately sell the items he wants to sell.**
6. ????
7. Profit!

Obviously this could be extended to include more advanced sell order functionality, but I'll settle for not having to right click and price check/sell individually on 200 FRIGGING ITEMS after a couple hours of salvaging. Let me select all and price check and sell from a list, ok?

**Or, on this list could there be a little checkbox next to each item, so if you spot something with a terrible price, you can uncheck it, then go to the bottom and press sell selected.

CCP, I hope programming this would be easier than many other proposals.

Link to this idea in the "features and ideas" forum:

Posted - 2010.02.23 01:33:00 - [2]


Halord Malrick
Posted - 2010.02.23 04:10:00 - [3]

Plz this would be so helpful and reduce frustrations with the UI.

Sleeper Industries
Posted - 2010.02.23 05:28:00 - [4]


Posted - 2010.02.23 20:36:00 - [5]

this is a fantastic idea. i support this idea.

Posted - 2010.02.23 20:37:00 - [6]

do it!

Hounds Of War
Intergalactic Exports Group
Posted - 2010.02.24 05:55:00 - [7]

my support here

Jared Ulfsuun
Posted - 2010.02.24 09:55:00 - [8]

Yes please.

It would be nice to also get the mineral market values for Refine -- either in the Refine screen, or in the Sell list.

Ch'Ch'Ch'Chia Corp
Posted - 2010.02.24 17:06:00 - [9]

Talking with friends, I have heard speculation that CCP may hesitate to implement proposal because it would lead to spikes on database load when making many price queries at the same time. I do not agree, for the following reasons:

1. Database spikes could be controlled by limiting the number of items which may be mass sold: 20, 50, 100... anything would be a great improvement over the current system.
2. Database spikes could be controlled by having a 'wait time' between queries of 0.5 seconds or some other adjustable value. While it may take a minute to load up a list of 120 items for sale, it would still be a great improvement over the current system.

3. It's 2010, not 2003. Computer hardware has improved and presumably their backend has too. They should be able to handle a bunch of queries which are mostly going to be made anyway. Design decisions can be revisited as hardware becomes significantly more powerful, and now is the time to re-evaluate one of those decisions.

Destruction Theory
Posted - 2010.02.24 17:32:00 - [10]


Posted - 2010.02.24 17:35:00 - [11]


Ehris Bok
United Kings
Strategic Operations Brigade
Posted - 2010.02.24 22:25:00 - [12]


Haxfar Portlaind
Posted - 2010.02.25 10:06:00 - [13]

Ugly Bank
Posted - 2010.02.25 14:42:00 - [14]


Dantes Revenge
Posted - 2010.02.25 18:18:00 - [15]


Pasus Nauran
Posted - 2010.02.25 20:18:00 - [16]

Been asked for numerous times...

...and I'll support every one of em!


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