New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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Wings19
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New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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Hi Simon, I am new to V2 recently porting my league over. I have 4 Divisions (divisons 4 & 6 on far right are empty)

in the League Options : League # 1 Tab

I have my pro team settings to 16 Playoff Teams and 4 Division Leaders.

however when I try to check the "New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format" in order to get the wildcard standings like the NHL I get the following error.

This option will not be enforced because of some prerequeties settings (2 Division per conference, 3 Division Leaders, 16 Teams in the playoffs) are incorrect. Based on information above it would appear my settings are correct.

Can you help?

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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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You said you have 4 division leader? The message state you need 3, no?
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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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How do you change division leaders, I assumed it meant you need at least 3. In the new playoff format there are 4 division leaders.

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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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Hi.

The current NHL playoff format has 3 division leader and 2 wildcard.
You can change the # of division leader with the “Number of Division Leader” option in the league option.
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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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Sorry for the bump Simon but I am having an issue with this all of the sudden and we are in our 7th season.

We moved to the playoffs and we finished round one and I have manual playoffs setup and so I selected the proper matchups and now the sim won't allow me to do anything and keeps saying "Incorrect Information" no matter how I try to setup the matchups for the 2nd round and I'm stuck in the manual playoffs screen. Our league is setup just like the NHL, 4 divisions. I closed the sim with taskmanager and went to league settings and it is showing "3" division leaders in League #1 tab and it won't let me change it. How do I fix this so I can continue on with our playoffs?

Thanks in advance!

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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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Hi.

Send me an email with your league file and tell me what you are looking to do exactly. I'll try to reproduced the problem in debug mode.
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Do you prefer Jesus, Tom Cruise, Oprah Winfrey or Simon? :mrgreen: :?:
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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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I don't know yet Simon, I'll let you know after this issue is resolved haha!

Do you want me to email the league file to sths@simont.info ?

I'll do that as soon as I get home from work.

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OK Simon I email the league file to you. Hopefully you can work this out.

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Re: New NHL 13-14 Playoff Format

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For anyone who comes across this thread with the same issue, the solution is manual playoffs need to be turned off and it will work. Simon advised he will have a fix in the next update. Thanks Simon.

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