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  • Travelling in the US

    I have a naive question here perhaps but I am not computer savvy; I'm travelling with my laptop in the states for 1 week, will I be able to log on to PS given that my URL is Canadian??

  • #2
    An old email, similar situation, different country

    Hello XXXX,

    Thank you for contacting PokerStars.

    Please note that owing to the licence game granted by Italian
    authorities, PokerStars.com is at the moment not accessible from
    Italy. The .IT software is reserved to Italian players and not
    compatible with your account 'AlphaAero'.

    Unfortunately, while you are in Italy, we are unable to supply
    you with the software or assist you in playing on .COM.

    You can login to your account provided you have a pre-installed
    PokerStars.com on your computer (for example, you have your
    laptop with you).

    We are extremely sorry for the inconveniences and please let us
    know if you have any other queries.

    Regards,

    Gama
    PokerStars Support Team



    ----- Original Message -----
    From: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
    Sent: 2010/02/13 16:26:46
    To: support@pokerstars.com
    Subject: Playing Abroad

    >
    >Hi
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    >I am in Italy, but can not seem to download the pokerstars.com
    >only the .it software
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    >
    >How can I play.
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    >This could actually ruin my poker holiday!
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    >x
    >

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    • #3
      Thx Alpha, i'll see what happens.

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      • #4
        Quoting from http://www.pokerstars.com/usaplayers/faq/

        "# May I play if I ordinarily live outside the United States, but I am visiting the United States?

        # It is not permitted to play for real money while in the United States under any circumstances. Even if you are simply visiting, you may not play on PokerStars while you are there. "

        Also your IP (internet provider) adress will be from the States while there, even though you're canadian. So I'd say not to play and wait to return.
        Last edited by dR3am3R59; Sat Apr 30, 2011, 09:54 PM.

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        • #5
          Looks pretty clearcut then.

          Enjoy your holiday.

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