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Frequently Asked Questions



1. What kind of software is used for Online gambling ?

Many Online Casinos and Online Poker Rooms use software created and powered by Microgaming Systems, the world leader in gaming software. Microgaming is consistently voted 'Best of Online Gaming' by publications such as Gambling Online, Gaming Express and Casino Player magazines. Its leadership position enables it to continually break new ground with original games and state-of-the art technology.

2. What are the minimum system requirements needed to download Casino or Poker Room software?

 As a rule, the minimum system requirements needed to allow for the download of most Online Casino or Poker Room software:

 Pentium II 333 MHz

 32 Bit operating system Windows 95/98/2000/NT/ME/XP

 32 MB RAM

 25 MB available hard drive space

 Internet connection

3. How do I download the Casino or Poker Room software, open an account and start playing?

 Installing Casino or Poker Room software.

1. How do I download the free Casino or Poker Room software?
Click on one of the 'Download' buttons that appear on every page. A 'File Download' box will appear on your screen. Select the 'Save this program to disk' option, and click 'OK'. Next you will see a 'Save As' box. Choose to save the software to either your desktop, or a location of your choice. Another box will then appear while the download is in progress. Make sure that the 'Close this dialog box when download completes' box is left unchecked. Click 'Open' when the download is complete.


2. What do I do once the download is complete?

You are now ready to install the Casino or Poker Room software application file that you saved to your computer. Double-click on the icon, either on your desktop or at the location to where you chose to save the software. The Install Wizard will then launch, guiding you, step-by-step, through the installation process. Follow the prompts by clicking 'Next' when requested, and the software will install.


3. Where did I download the file to?
The default location is to your desktop. If you saved the software to an alternative location and cannot find it, simply follow these instructions:

Click on 'Start'/ 'Find' or 'Search'/ 'Find files or folders'.

Type the name of the Casino or Poker Room, followed by .exe (name.exe) in the 'Name' field, and click on 'Find now'.

Remember to search using the 'Local hard drives' option.

Once you have found the software, double-click to begin the installation.

4. Registering an Account

Once the casino software is installed and the casino's main screen is visible, select 'Connect', and then click on the 'Register Now' button.

Enter the requested details, making sure to exclude any punctuation in the fields.

On the second page, be sure to select either 'Real for US$' or 'Free as a Guest' as your player type.

Make a note of your chosen password - you will need it later.

Remember that your password is case-sensitive and must be entered the same way each time you login.

5. How to gamble online instantly, no download necessary

Most Online Casinos offer any Players the ability to play on their Casino games at the Flash Casinos. This no-download option means faster access to games.


6. Do I have to play with real money?

No, many Casinos and Online Poker Rooms offer you the option to play their games as a Guest User. This means you can play their games and try them out before you begin to play for real money.

7. How many accounts may I open?

Players are allowed to open duplicate real money accounts at our Online Casinos and Online Poker Rooms. However the sign-on bonus (New Player Bonus) will only be granted mostly only once.  New Player Bonuses are usually granted once across a Casino's various Poker Rooms. In cases where computers are shared (university, fraternity, school, public library, workplace, etc) and a bonus has been claimed, no other sign-on bonus will be granted to any other real Player sharing the computer.

Duplicate accounts per environment where computers are shared will be eligible for future promotions should they qualify and adhere to the Online Casinos' and Online Poker Rooms' promotional terms and conditions.


8. What currencies are supported by Casinos and Online Poker Rooms?

When you open a real account at any of our Online Casinos or Online Poker Rooms, you will be able to choose to purchase your casino credits in British Pounds, U.S. Dollars or Euros. When you cash in, your cash-in will be processed in the same currency that you purchased your casino credits.


9. Which credit cards are supported by Online Casinos and Online Poker Rooms?

MasterCard, Visa and Diners Club are international brands of credit cards, and are supported by our Online Casinos and Online Poker Rooms. Please note that many Online Casinos and Online Poker Rooms cannot accept those cards that require PIN code authentication.


10. Is it better to purchase credits using a credit card or an alternative web-supported option?

There are many different to choose from, so it is best to use an option that suits you. With regard to credit card purchases, it is important to note the following information:

Owing to policy changes amongst certain banks, some Players, particularly in the United States, may experience problems with direct credit card purchases. We therefore recommend that you make use of one of the alternative purchase options. There is a range of web-supported purchase options available to all Players. Visit our
payment options to find out more.



Frequently Asked Questions