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Same application, many times?
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Fresh-Faced Recruit
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Feb 13, 2001, 03:06 PM
 
Right, i want to run multiple copies of Hotline, so I can drag stuff in from different servers at the same time....but, I can't get hotline to have multiple connections and I even tried downloading two copies of hotline to open both at the same time! Nope didn't work, only one hotline at one time it appears, bum
     
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Feb 13, 2001, 04:01 PM
 
try using two different versions. for example i used to run v1.2.3 and 1.7.2 at the same time.

then again i havent used hotline in a long time.

There's someone in my head but its not me...
     
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Feb 13, 2001, 04:23 PM
 
I run multiple (3+) copies of some programs at a time. To do this simply duplicate the entire application and its folder and place a duplicate copy of the preference file for that application in each folder at the same level as each application.
     
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Feb 14, 2001, 04:10 AM
 
Open Hotline folder. Highlight Hotline. Hit Apple-D. Repeat.
Works like a charm. I have 5 copies of the app in the one folder.
No need to duplicate the whole folder, or prefs - just the app in Hotlines case.

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