Discussion Forums - Questions about PaperBackSwap Questions about PaperBackSwap

Topic: getting blank page when entering the site

Club rule - Please, if you cannot be courteous and respectful, do not post in this forum.
  Unlock Forum posting with Annual Membership.
Subject: getting blank page when entering the site
Date Posted: 4/8/2019 10:15 AM ET
Member Since: 9/22/2010
Posts: 4,592
Back To Top

When I entered the site today, after typing in my password, I kept getting a blank page. Even refreshing the page didn't work. Anyone else?

I got around it by using the link from my Daily Digest to get to the digest and then go to my main account.

The blank page is http://www.paperbackswap.com/home.php

I use Firefox, which, like MS's browser, doesn't use 100% of the HTML standards.

Based on my experience developing Web sites, I wonder if editing was done to home.php and something was left out. For example, if a </table> was left out in the html code, MS Explorer would display the page, but Firefox wouldn't.



Last Edited on: 4/8/19 10:18 AM ET - Total times edited: 4
Date Posted: 4/8/2019 10:52 AM ET
Member Since: 12/2/2007
Posts: 147
Back To Top

I experienced the same thing, Thomas.   Like you, I was able to get in through a different link.  I use Firefox, too.

Date Posted: 4/8/2019 4:27 PM ET
Member Since: 4/28/2009
Posts: 12,203
Back To Top

I'm on Firefox now and didn't get a blank page coming to PBS.

Date Posted: 4/8/2019 6:00 PM ET
Member Since: 12/2/2007
Posts: 147
Back To Top

It started working again for me later in the morning.