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Upcoming Trial Tech Orientation

Our next Trial Tech Orientation is scheduled for Sunday 2015/08/16 04:30 PM UTC at the Theatre Chat. Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is no longer in effect in most countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Open Enrollment

Open enrollment will begin at 12 pm PST, Sun. July 12th and ends at 12 pm PST, Sun. July 19th. Before applying, please read the whole article. Send an email to [email protected] with the answers to the questions found below.

  • Please provide the link to the account profile, you wish to enroll as Tech Mod
  • What primary game do you play on Voobly?
  • What country do you live in and what is your timezone?
  • What languages do you speak fluently and what is your native language?
  • What year were you born?
  • Are you working in an IT department and/or studying an IT or an IT related subject?
  • Which single port you have to forward in order to play on Voobly, when NAT-T is enabled?
  • How can you make sure, that the installation of the Voobly client or the game installation is running with default settings?
  • You get a blank error message in AOC after launching the game through Voobly, what do you do?
  • Have you ever used pirated software and what is your relationship to piracy?
  • Please provide a more common term for DNAT and explain how it works.
  • Have you read the Note to Applicants section?

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I become a moderator?
You can become a Tech moderator in one of two ways: Enrollment or Nomination.


What is Enrollment?
On enrollment days, applications are accepted for 24 hours. Then, your application will be reviewed. If you are selected, you will be sent information via e-mail, and you will receive a privileged account.


What are Nominations?
During nominations, certain staff members are allowed to nominate one person to become a Tech moderator who has shown a positive, helpful attitude toward other players. These Tech moderators will then send in their nomination. Note that during nominations, the moderators who is nominating you will need to have contact with you so he/she can gather the correct information to send to their Department Lead.


When will Enrollments or Nominations occur?
The Tech Department Lead determine when enrollment or nominations occur. However, they only give 24 hour notice for Enrollment, and nominations are only announced to Tech moderators.


What exactly are the requirements to become a Tech moderator?

  • A clean Voobly.com record. (Short term toolings, such as mutes or kicks, are somewhat acceptable)
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • A 6-month old Voobly.com account.
  • A nickname that is not affiliated with a team or clan.

The only way to become a moderator is to follow one of the two procedures above. There is no "quick way" to become a moderator: Don't let anyone fool you into giving your login information, to Voobly.com, or anywhere. Voobly.com does not need your account information, and no legitimate staff member will ask you to do so. If you have given account information to someone, change your password immediately.

New Tech Meeting Schedule

Please don't forget to attend our weekly tech meetings in our Technical BackChat. Our tech meetings will be held every Sunday at 04:00 PM (UTC). Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is no longer in effect in most countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

Due to summer time, our next meeting is scheduled for Sunday 2015/09/06 05:00 PM UTC.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Tech Meeting June 6th cancelled

Our Tech Meeting scheduled for Saturday 2015/06/06 has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for Saturday 2015/06/13 05:30 PM UTC as usual in our Technical BackChat. Please let us know, if you can't make it. Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is in effect in certain countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Luka.

Tech Meeting May 2nd cancelled

Our Tech Meeting scheduled for Saturday 2015/05/02 has been cancelled. The next meeting is scheduled for Saturday 2015/05/09 04:30 PM UTC as usual in our Technical BackChat. Please let us know, if you can't make it. Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is in effect in certain countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Luka.

Changed Tech Meeting Schedule

Please don't forget to attend our tech meetings in our Technical BackChat. Our weekly tech meetings will be held every Saturday at 04:30 PM (UTC). Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is in effect in certain countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

Next meeting is scheduled for Saturday 2015/04/18 04:30 PM UTC.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Luka.

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment will begin at 2 am PST, Sun. February 22th. Please email [email protected] and answer the questions below.

  • Please provide the link to the account profile, you wish to enroll as Tech Mod.
  • What primary game do you play on Voobly?
  • What country do you live in and what is your timezone?
  • What languages do you speak fluently and what is your native language?
  • What year were you born?
  • Are you working in an IT department and/or studying an IT or an IT related subject? What is your job there / what exactly are you studying?
  • Which single port you have to forward in order to play on Voobly, when NAT-T is enabled?
  • How can you make sure, that the installation of the Voobly client or the game installation is running with default settings?
  • Have you ever used pirated software and what is your relationship to piracy?
  • Please provide a more common term for DNAT and explain how it works.
  • Have you read the Note to Applicants section?
Upcoming holiday season

Due to lack of interests, we have cancelled all meetings during the holiday season. Our next two meetings are scheduled as following:

  • Sat. December 13th 2014
  • Sat. January 10th 2015

Please don't forget to attend our tech meetings in our Technical BackChat. Our tech meetings will be held every Saturday at 05:30 PM (UTC). Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is no longer in effect in most countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

New Tech Meeting Schedule

Please don't forget to attend our weekly tech meetings in our Technical BackChat. Our tech meetings will be held every Saturday at 05:30 PM (UTC). Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is no longer in effect in most countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

Next meeting is scheduled for Saturday 2014/11/08 05:30 PM UTC.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Open Enrollment

Open enrollment will begin at 12 pm PST, Sun. October 12th and ends at 12 pm PST, Sun. October 26th. Before applying, please read the whole article. Send an email to [email protected] with the answers to the questions found below.

  • Please provide the link to the account profile, you wish to enroll as Tech Mod.
  • What primary game do you play on Voobly?
  • What country do you live in and what is your timezone?
  • What languages do you speak fluently and what is your native language?
  • What year were you born?
  • What is your occupation?
  • Are you working in an IT department and/or studying an IT or an IT related subject? What is your job there / what exactly are you studying?
  • Which single port you have to forward in order to play on Voobly, when NAT-T is enabled?
  • What is most likely causing "Unable to join" error and how would you fix it?
  • Please explain the term "DNAT".
  • Have you read the Note to Applicants section?

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I become a moderator?
You can become a Tech moderator in one of two ways: Enrollment or Nomination.


What is Enrollment?
On enrollment days, applications are accepted for 24 hours. Then, your application will be reviewed. If you are selected, you will be sent information via e-mail, and you will receive a privileged account.


What are Nominations?
During nominations, certain staff members are allowed to nominate one person to become a Tech moderator who has shown a positive, helpful attitude toward other players. These Tech moderators will then send in their nomination. Note that during nominations, the moderators who is nominating you will need to have contact with you so he/she can gather the correct information to send to their Department Lead.


When will Enrollments or Nominations occur?
The Tech Department Lead determine when enrollment or nominations occur. However, they only give 24 hour notice for Enrollment, and nominations are only announced to Tech moderators.


What exactly are the requirements to become a Tech moderator?

  • A clean Voobly.com record. (Short term toolings, such as mutes or kicks, are somewhat acceptable)
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • A 6-month old Voobly.com account.
  • A nickname that is not affiliated with a team or clan.

The only way to become a moderator is to follow one of the two procedures above. There is no "quick way" to become a moderator: Don't let anyone fool you into giving your login information, to Voobly.com, or anywhere. Voobly.com does not need your account information, and no legitimate staff member will ask you to do so. If you have given account information to someone, change your password immediately.

Our Tech Meeting scheduled for Sunday 2014/09/07 has been cancelled due to upcoming server maintenance. The next meeting is scheduled for Sunday 2014/09/14 05:30 PM UTC as usual in our Technical BackChat. Please let us know, if you can't make it. To find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Changed Tech Meeting Schedule

Please don't forget to attend our tech meetings in our Technical BackChat. Our weekly tech meetings will be held every Sunday at 05:30 PM (UTC). Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is in effect in certain countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here. Please let us know if you can't make it.

Next meeting is scheduled for Sunday 2014/04/27 05:30 PM UTC.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Our Tech Meeting scheduled for Sunday 2014/03/23 has been cancelled due to upcoming server maintenance. The next meeting is scheduled for Sunday 2014/03/30 06:30 PM UTC as usual in our Technical BackChat. Please let us know, if you can't make it. Keep in mind, that Daylight Savings Time is in effect in certain countries, to find out what time is it right now in UTC, click here.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to James and Chris.

Enrollments are now closed

Open enrollments are now closed. Please understand, that it may take a while until we have reviewed all applications. Thank you again for your participation and interest.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected] or talk to Justin and Chris.

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment will begin at 2 am PST, Sun. February 16th. Please email [email protected] and answer the questions below.

  • Please provide the link to your account profile, you wish to enroll as Tech Mod.
  • What primary game do you play on Voobly?
  • What country do you live in and what country are you from?
  • What year were you born?
  • What is your occupation?
  • Are you are working in an IT department and/or studying an IT or IT related subject? What's your job there / what exactly are you studying?
  • What languages do you speak fluently and what's your native language?
  • Which port(s) you have to forward in order to play on Voobly, when NAT-T is enabled?
  • What is most likely causing "Unable to join" error and how would you fix it?
  • Please explain the term "DNAT".