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Andreas Worberg
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Message 1079506 - Posted: 19 Feb 2011, 20:11:33 UTC
Last modified: 19 Feb 2011, 20:12:13 UTC

Dear team,

i have the follwoing problem:

There is an existing boinc account that has already my classic SETI@home workunits added to it.
its this one
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/show_user.php?userid=276297
however, i cant access this "old" boinc account, i have no clue about the email adress i used these days. tried several already from the former university times i was at during this accounts creation. but nothing worked.

My actual new account on boinc is this one:
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/show_user.php?userid=8270051

how can i transfer my workunits from the old 276297 account to my new one?

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i even have some old user info from the classical system, in order to authenticitate:
type=user info
id=1077562
key=1383481847
email_addr=
name=Hellspawn
url=
country=
postal_code=
show_name=no
show_email=no
venue=0
register_time= 2451415.94399 (Wed Aug 25 10:39:20 1999)
last_wu_time= 2451695.04630 (Tue May 30 13:06:40 2000)
last_result_time= 2453230.20837 (Thu Aug 12 17:00:03 2004)
nwus=55
nresults=822
total_cpu=32531700.216952
params_index=0


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Hope for any help here.

All the best and many thanks,

Andreas
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Profile Gundolf Jahn
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Message 1079538 - Posted: 19 Feb 2011, 22:14:34 UTC - in response to Message 1079506.

Dear team,

Don't expect the SETI team to respond here. We are all volunteers as you are (unless you see that as team :-).

how can i transfer my workunits from the old 276297 account to my new one?

You can't. There's no way to achieve that.

i even have some old user info from the classical system, in order to authenticitate...

The only info that would help is the <authenticator> from the account_setiathome.berkeley.edu.xml file in the BOINC directory from back when.

Gruß,
Gundolf
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Message 1079567 - Posted: 20 Feb 2011, 0:13:43 UTC

Do you perchance have a backup disk of the BOINC install on the old comuter (or even the old computer taking up space in an attic?)
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