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Thursday, December 21

  1. msg Cyberball with Qualtrics message posted Cyberball with Qualtrics I am trying to publish my .cbe file so I can used Cyberball with qualtrics, but I keep getting an e…
    Cyberball with Qualtrics
    I am trying to publish my .cbe file so I can used Cyberball with qualtrics, but I keep getting an error code "The .cbe file you tried to publish does not have the required custom schedules." As far as I can tell, the schedules have been created and saved. Can anyone add some insight here?
    11:05 am

Tuesday, December 19

  1. msg "Save as" doesn't create a new experiment message posted "Save as" doesn't create a new experiment I am using Cyberball 5 and want to be able to change the name and picture for every participant, th…
    "Save as" doesn't create a new experiment
    I am using Cyberball 5 and want to be able to change the name and picture for every participant, thereby giving them each their own URL.
    Since I am only changing the name and photo and want everything else to remain the same, I created a main configuration (experiment) and then tried to 'save as' to create individual experiments, each with the name and photo updated and with different URLs. The problem is that even though I saved each new configuration under a different name, Cyberball doesn't produce a new CBE ID or URLs each time. Therefore the changes I make keep writing over the past changes and so I am left with many cbe files which all end up with the same URL and therefore with the picture of the last participant I uploaded.
    The only way I have found to overcome the problem is to create a new configuration each time which is very time consuming. Has anyone else experienced this problem? How do you personalise the cyberball for participants in a quick and easy manner? Thanks!
    4:45 pm

Wednesday, December 6

  1. msg no players or ball message posted no players or ball Hello everyone, I downloaded the whole pack and did not manage to get the experiment working pr…
    no players or ball
    Hello everyone,

    I downloaded the whole pack and did not manage to get the experiment working properly. Even before modifying the script, I encounter that there's no ball or players. Has anyone dealt with this before?

    Thanks!

    Anita
    7:16 am

Thursday, November 16

  1. msg Cyberball 5 - App message posted Cyberball 5 - App Dear all, I try to build three conditions with the Cyberball 5 - App and implement these into a Qu…
    Cyberball 5 - App
    Dear all,
    I try to build three conditions with the Cyberball 5 - App and implement these into a Qualtrics survey (in randomized order).

    Did anyone of you have an issue with the category 'Online/Web' on the Cyberball 5-App? After I entered the condition with the customised schedule (ideal throw count is equal to throws in schedule; max. 30 throws), it refuses to publish it and deletes the settings made by me.
    Furthermore, does anyone have experience with the implementation of CB into Qualtrics? How did you this?

    Thank you very much for your help!
    8:58 am

Tuesday, November 14

  1. msg Locating the cyberboy of player 2 (the subject) at the top of the screen message posted Locating the cyberboy of player 2 (the subject) at the top of the screen hi, I'm trying to do the same. Had you found a way to locate player 2 at the top of the screen? Tha…
    Locating the cyberboy of player 2 (the subject) at the top of the screen
    hi, I'm trying to do the same. Had you found a way to locate player 2 at the top of the screen? Thanks
    4:43 am

Monday, October 23

  1. msg Increasing the size of the players in CyberBall 5 message posted Increasing the size of the players in CyberBall 5 Hello, I am running CyberBall 5 in conjunction with another experiment so it is important that the…
    Increasing the size of the players in CyberBall 5
    Hello,
    I am running CyberBall 5 in conjunction with another experiment so it is important that the participants are able to clearly distinguish the players. However, for version 5 on the desktop the player is too small to tell each player apart. Is there a way to increase the size of these images?

    Thank you!
    8:22 am

Wednesday, September 27

  1. msg New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws message posted New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few th… Sorry about the delay here- I found this to be the solution too. That is, in the latest cyberball v…
    New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws
    Sorry about the delay here- I found this to be the solution too. That is, in the latest cyberball version 5.4.0.2., you have to add more throws in the "throw schedule" to reach at least the "ideal throw count".
    1:14 am

Tuesday, September 26

  1. msg New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws message posted New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few th… It worked. Thanks for the tip!!
    New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws
    It worked. Thanks for the tip!!
    9:23 am

Monday, September 25

  1. msg New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws message posted New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few th… I actually figured out the issue. Under the customize tab, select customize schedules and throws. F…
    New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws
    I actually figured out the issue. Under the customize tab, select customize schedules and throws. For each schedule you generate, there need to be more throws in the schedule than the ideal throw count. So, you need to add throws until "Throws in Schedule" is greater than the "Ideal Throw Count." When I did this, the gray box did not appear.

    This won't change the number of throws in the game - that's still set to whatever you choose (I did 30). But now it has a "library" of 38 throws to choose from.

    Hope that helps!
    5:51 pm
  2. msg New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws message posted New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few th… I'm having this problem as well. Any updates on how to solve it? Thanks, Meghan
    New error when running cyberball online- a light grey box with a zero appears after the last few throws
    I'm having this problem as well. Any updates on how to solve it?
    Thanks,
    Meghan
    1:01 pm

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