1. Rank: Your rank in the list of high
scores. A line that is highlighted in blue indicates the score that
you received during the current game.
2. Name: Name of the person who received the
3. Date: Date the high score was
4. Score: The actual score
5. Current as of: Date the high scores were
last updated. For local scores, this is always the current date. For
Internet scores, it is the date they high score list was last
6. Local Scores / Internet Scores: Selects
which list of scores to view. If local scores is selected, the list
contains the top scores on your computer. If Internet scores is
selected, the list shows the top scores from the Internet, plus your
new score if you have one.
7. Do not upload…: Select this box if you do
not wish for your high scores to be uploaded to the Oil Tycoon! web
site when you click Update High Scores. Instead, the top Internet
scores will be downloaded to your computer.
8. Ranking: (only shown if you have a new
high score) Gives your ranking on the current list with your new
9. Update Internet Scores: Click this button
to update the top scores from the Internet onto your computer and,
if you do not have "Do not upload…" checked, to upload your scores
to the Internet. This process takes a few seconds while the game
connects to oiltycoon.com and gets the scores. If you’re having
difficulty, make sure you are connected to the Internet before you
update the scores.
10. Exit Oil Tycoon: Click this button to
leave Oil Tycoon! and return to Windows.
11. Restart Oil Tycoon!: Click this button to
start a new game of Oil Tycoon!
You can always find the high scores on the Oil
Tycoon! website at http://www.oiltycoon.com. Just click the "High
Scores" link on the right when you go to the page.
Before uploading your high scores, make sure you are
connect to the Internet. Click the Update Internet Scores button to
upload your high scores (make sure the "Do not upload…" box is
cleared before doing so). After Oil Tycoon! has finished uploading
the scores, the top scores will appear on your screen. Though your
new score may be listed, it will not be uploaded onto the site until
a short while later, after we update the scores. The scores are
updated periodically, though not necessarily at regular intervals.
Keep checking the site to see if your high score has been