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Subject: Logging In all day??
Date Posted: 8/15/2007 9:23 PM ET
Member Since: 4/21/2005
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Is it just me?? Everytime I have come to the site today i have had to log in. I checked the "2 weeks" box, but it isn't holding!!

I mean, I won't die from logging in over and over, but it sucks!

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 9:26 PM ET
Member Since: 6/8/2007
Posts: 793
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Are you logging in on the same computer in the same browser every time?  If I switch to as different computer(from my laptop to my desktop) or browser (from Safari to Firefox), I have to log in again.  Then if I go back to the first one again, then once more I need to log in.  Does that make sense?

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 9:30 PM ET
Member Since: 4/21/2005
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It does make sense, but I only have one computer and I only use one browser. *sigh* I guess it is just me, then.

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 9:55 PM ET
Member Since: 7/9/2007
Posts: 142
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Do you delete your cookies and temporary files in between uses (i.e. "cleaning up" your computer)? 

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 10:02 PM ET
Member Since: 8/6/2007
Posts: 38
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I have been having that happen to me the last couple days so you arent alone Tracy

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 10:22 PM ET
Member Since: 7/12/2005
Posts: 2,323
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It's been going on with me for the last month. I don't even log out. I just refresh the page after 20 mins and it says logging in and then brings the page back up. I assumed it was happening to every one.

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 10:23 PM ET
Member Since: 4/21/2005
Posts: 227
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No cookie deletions.

It is just aggravating and time consuming.

Date Posted: 8/15/2007 11:42 PM ET
Member Since: 10/27/2005
Posts: 503
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The logging in this is annoying me too, if I leave the page open and go do something everytime I come back and click a link it relogs me in.

Date Posted: 8/16/2007 3:32 AM ET
Member Since: 3/22/2005
Posts: 91
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Ever since PBS updated their web site I've had trouble signing in. Sometimes it takes 5 to 10 minutes just to log in.

 

Esther

Date Posted: 8/16/2007 9:24 AM ET
Member Since: 9/23/2006
Posts: 6,362
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It happens to me too.  I assumed it was everyone. 

I'm not sure how long it takes before I have to log in again, but it's far from 2 weeks....it's many times a day.

Date Posted: 8/16/2007 11:58 AM ET
Member Since: 6/30/2006
Posts: 2,303
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My "security software" (antivirus/firewall/antispyware...) program had updated itself and apparently reset my settings to the default--which erased all my cookies for me everytime I shut down. I had to go locate the part of the software that was causing it and tell it to cut it out! (Anything like that possible?)

I am not having to keep logging in.

 

Date Posted: 8/16/2007 1:26 PM ET
Member Since: 8/30/2005
Posts: 827
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I don't have to enter my login info (it's stored in a cookie), but I am taken to the login page and I have to click "Login" every now and then.

I have heard IE 6 users have trouble with login more than IE 7.  At least, I know of a member who had all kinds of trouble using IE 6 and she upgraded to IE 7 and no problems since.  I use Ffx and don't have an issue.