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Can't seem to stay logged in
« on: May 04, 2004, 05:20:20 PM »

Each time I try to log in "Forever" or go to the login screen and click "always stay logged in" when I close my browser window (or tab) and comeback, I always have to re-enter my login information.  Any reason this is like this?

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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2004, 05:36:15 PM »

I'm having no problems... do you have cookies allowed? Or maybe there's a cookie from the old forum system, delete it and try again.
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2004, 07:48:26 PM »

Yes, I believe Jerrot also mentioned some cookie problems after the forum upgrade. As McCoy suggests, try deleting the cookie, it might help.
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2004, 09:09:23 PM »

What's weird is that i had two cookies... one that tells me to stay logged in, and another that ends at the end of the session.  The funny thing is, that I had deleted my cookies recently...  So neither should have been in there...  odd

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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2004, 01:23:48 PM »

And does it work now? And how about that go-back problem you've mentioned earlier, did the new forum software help?
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2004, 04:02:35 PM »

And does it work now? And how about that go-back problem you've mentioned earlier, did the new forum software help?

i explicitly allowed my browser to use cookies for this site now. now i'm NOT auto-logged in anymore, eek! but i still think it can be my browser...
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2004, 06:09:59 PM »

actually i'm still having cookie problems... in any case, as far as going back in forums, that problem is corrected, thanks! :-)

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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2004, 08:54:42 AM »

Strange! Since I ALLOWED my IE to use Cookies, even from third party sites, it doesn't auto-login anymore at all. Deleted cookied, blah, blah...  :P (Actually I'm not really new to that topic, but anyway...)

Kicked IE, started Mozillla, everything is fine now. 8)
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #8 on: May 06, 2004, 12:09:07 PM »

I have the same problems with IE
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #9 on: May 06, 2004, 10:42:26 PM »

Interesting considering my problems are in firefox.  I haven't really used IE much for a few weeks.

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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #10 on: May 07, 2004, 10:57:32 AM »

Interesting considering my problems are in firefox.  I haven't really used IE much for a few weeks.

Strange. I'm using the default settings (just "accept cookies" checked and the other checkboxes not). Worked immediately. Hm... no idea anymore. I guess I can be sure you did NOT block the dead-code site explicitly though. :) On the other hand I can't explain I've got the problem with IE, all settings are fine.

It's all the fault of Windows! ;)
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #11 on: May 07, 2004, 04:15:09 PM »

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It's all the fault of Windows!

hahahahahaha Of Course!  8)
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #12 on: May 08, 2004, 06:04:28 PM »

Okay I just tried it in Internet Explorer, the cookie doesn't take here either. 

Need to figure out what's going on.
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #13 on: May 15, 2004, 01:39:20 PM »

For mozilla users.

Tools -> Cookie Manager -> Allow cookies from this Site

This seems to fix the problem for me.
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Re: Can't seem to stay logged in
« Reply #14 on: May 24, 2004, 07:29:13 PM »

Same here, must log in every time i visit the forum.   

Im using Mozilla Firefox (this site is allowed to have cookies in my options). Im visiting lots of other boards and dont have a problem there.

Its not that bad though, two clicks more ;)
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