problems w/ chat in spectator mode

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Fricative

Junior Member

05-11-2013

I've been having problems w/ the chat window not existing in Spectator mode. I haven't tested enough to see what causes it to work or not work, but recently & quite often, I'm unable to see the chat window at all (despite flicking "chat" on & off in the HUD options area during spectator mode).

When the chat window doesn't work, nothing shows up. Pressing z & enter do nothing. Sometimes I can see the items that players buy, while other times the chat window seems to not be on the screen at all.

I have no problems during in non-spectator mode. I've never run across this problem on my PC. This problem will exist no matter if I mess with the HUD or not. It will still happen even with default HUD settings.

Specs:
Lion 10.7.5 (11G63)
MacBookPro8,2
CPU: Intel Core i7, 2.3 GHz
GPU: AMD Radeon HD 6750M (1 GB) & Intel HD Graphics 3000 (512 MB)
RAM: 8GB DDR3

Attached are my r3d logs. Not sure if they're helpful.
- 2013-05-11T14-53-51_r3dlog: in game chat does not work
- 2013-05-11T15-26-06_r3dlog: in game chat works
- 2013-05-11T15-59-53_r3dlog: non-spectator, custom game, in game chat works fine
- 2013-05-11T16-48-36_r3dlog: in game chat does not work


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Lunarian

Senior Member

06-24-2013

im having this problem. i cannot see chat and cannot pull up the chat box