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    I don't understand the PRE Calculator sheet, therefore I am having a difficult time setting PRE for Panda, and HitForker. Never have set up the PRE in Panda, when it would hit a high number, I would stop it and re-start it.

    Hate sounding stupid and ignorant, but I need help, please.

    First and foremost, you do not sound that way! I've Turked for over a decade and I still don't understand all of that! Fisherman can help you out with that. Cute avi, btw.
    Making It Up As I Go Along


      I'll try to make a video for you later today about this.


        HondaGirl123, Fisherman will probably answer this better than I ever could. But in the meantime, let me take a stab.

        1) PREs are an error you get from Amazon. You need to be careful of them for two reasons. One is because you don't want to raise any red flags with Amazon, but the other is because no script is going to catch anything while you're getting PREs.

        2) If you think about the number of scripts you're using, they are all asking Amazon for information at the same time. For example it's like you sitting at your browser, refreshing a page on Amazon for every time the script looks on there. If you do it too fast, too often you'll get that PRE error.

        3) In your instance you have Panda Crazy, HitForker, and Otto all making requests on Amazon. The TOTAL number of times you want all three of them to hit Amazon is once every .8 of a second. If you go over, you get those bad PREs. This will ultimately mean you catch fewer hits.

        4) If you go to the calculator and enter some numbers for each of the 3 scripts you're using, you can play around with what to set each script. For example:
        * PC at 3.5 seconds (or 3500 miliseconds)
        * Otto at 1.3 seconds
        * Hit Forker at 6.5 seconds


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          Thank you so very much!