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Math Trades and You! Making OLWLG Selections The Easy Way!

Kevin L. Kitchens
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Yep, I made a video. What of it?

Maybe one day I'll get around to doing video reviews (threat threat), but for now, here's a (I think) helpful tip on making Math Trade selections in the Online Want List Generator tool (OLWLG). I've shared this in messages before and people seemed to like, so here it is visually.

In Summary: (tldw)

I never add items until the list closes, but never attempted to go through the entire list. Seems like torture that way.

My process is always:

1. Go through just the items I really want (wishlist) and add them to my list.
2. Next: Go through the Math Trade Statistics list which has all the items grouped by title. Sort those by name column.
3. Work through that list, finding anything I might have missed before that I would be interested in.
4. When you hit an item you like, RIGHT-CLICK the quantity link to open those items in a new TAB in your browser.
5. Then you can view just the copies of that game offered for sale and "ADD" the ones you want.
6. Go back to the Stats tab and continue down the list where you left off.

I normally do step 4 several times and stop at a set point (end of the Bs, Cs, whatever, just in case something happened). Then when I have 10-12 tabs of game titles I'm interested in, I do step 5 in each of those tabs, closing the tab when I'm done.

Later I go through and do the gift certificates as a separate pass.

Works like a charm and nowhere near as taxing on your computer/browser.
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