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Shunting me off

Postby LDWriter2 » Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:38 pm

This site is still shunting me off to the page that says I have made too many attempts to sign in and need to answer a question.


We are talking once in three days or so.
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published in Strange New Worlds Ten.
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Re: Shunting me off

Postby Rebecca Birch » Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:55 pm

LDWriter2 wrote:This site is still shunting me off to the page that says I have made too many attempts to sign in and need to answer a question.


We are talking once in three days or so.


I find that it does that any time I log in on an incognito window.
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Re: Shunting me off

Postby Randy Hulshizer » Mon Apr 17, 2017 11:27 am

Rebecca Birch wrote:
LDWriter2 wrote:This site is still shunting me off to the page that says I have made too many attempts to sign in and need to answer a question.


We are talking once in three days or so.


I find that it does that any time I log in on an incognito window.


Most likely requires cookies, and incognito-mode won't store cookies.
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Re: Shunting me off

Postby Brad R. Torgersen » Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:31 pm

That's my suspicion too. The forum can't recognize you if you're blocking cookies for any reason.
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Re: Shunting me off

Postby LDWriter2 » Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:06 pm

Finally choose to go through that all to get signed in

Yes I double checked the allow cookies box is checked.



Could it be something to do with allowing location services even though I haven't had problems with any other of the sites I go to and this one shouldn't need use of location services but wotf017
Working on turning Lead into Gold.

Four HMs From WotF
The latest was Q1'12
HM-quarter 4 Volume 32
One HM for another contest
published in Strange New Worlds Ten.
Another HM http://onthepremises.com/minis/mini_18.html

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Re: Shunting me off

Postby LDWriter2 » Fri Apr 28, 2017 9:06 pm

I said this on the other post but I should say it here too.

It all works as it is suppose to now.
Working on turning Lead into Gold.

Four HMs From WotF
The latest was Q1'12
HM-quarter 4 Volume 32
One HM for another contest
published in Strange New Worlds Ten.
Another HM http://onthepremises.com/minis/mini_18.html


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