FAQ

What are the minimum system requipments of Rummy-Party's online surface?

1. Which Flash Player is needed?

Flash Player 11.1.102.55 or above.

2. What is the suggested internet speed for the game?

Minimum 4 Mbit/sec download and 512Kbit/sec upload internet access.

3. Which browsers are supported?

- Windows: Internet Explorer 8.0 and above, Mozilla Firefox 8.0 and above, Google Chrome 16 and above, Safari 5.0 and above, Opera 11
- Linux Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or Google Chrome 16 and above

4. What are the supported operating systems?

- Microsoft® Windows® XP (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Red Hat® Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5.6 or later (32-bit and 64-bit), openSUSE 11.3 or later (32-bit and 64-bit), Ubuntu 10.04 or later (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Mac OS X 10.6 or 10.7

5. What are the program's minimum system requipments?

Hardware:
- Intel CoreTM Duo 1.33GHz or faster processor
- 512MB of RAM; 128MB of graphics memory
- 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor, or Intel® AtomTM 1.6GHz or faster processor for netbooks

6. What happens if my internet connection is interrupted during a game?

During the use of online games, temporary or complete interruptions in the internet connection might occur. These situations are handled differently by the system of Rummy-Party:

A. In case of a temporary disruption in the connection (max. a few seconds), a "Weak connection" notice appears. If the problem disappears, the game continues undisrupted.

B. In case of a longer disruption (longer than 15 seconds), or a connection loss, the client will automatically try to reconnect. In this case, the table will be reloaded.

C. If the internet connection is lost for a longer time, you should wait until the problem is solved. Then the system will try to reload the running tables. If it is not possible then you ought to logout, quit the program and log back in. You can sit back to your previous table, if it is still available.

7. How can I register?

You have to click on the red "Registration" button, located on the main page of Rummy-Party. Then you need to fill out the registration form by providing the necessary information and confirm it by clicking on the "OK" button. After this, an email will be sent to your mail address containing an activation link. By clicking on this link, you can confirm your registration. If you would like to open a real-money account, then providing additional personal information will be required.

8. How can I download the game?

Rummy-Party is created in Flash, thus no download is required for playing.

9. As a spectator, can I see the player's held cards?

The game allows the players to join any table as a spectator. However, in spectating mode, you are not allowed to see any of the held cards of the players.

10. If a player lays-off a card to the melding area, or melds a valid combination, can this be seen by the other players?

Any kind of action in the melding area will be visible by the others, but only after the current player has discarded a card and finished his/her turn.

11. Can I play on more tables simultaneously?

Yes, you can play up to 3 tables at the same time.

12. What is the "rake"?

Rake is the commission deducted from the entry fee. The Rake is deducted on real-money tables only.

Game rules