Author Topic: help!i  (Read 3884 times)

Offline weazletoe

  • Brewmaster General
  • *******
  • Posts: 2158
  • Mecca, Ohio
    • View Profile
help!i
« on: November 07, 2011, 05:20:18 PM »
I can't sign into the board from my laptop. I get a message that's says I need to check my cookie settings. Things were fine, then I just went to sign in one day, and all hell broke loose! I writing this on my Droid. What do I need to do?
A man works hard all week, so he doesn't have to wear pants all weekend.

Offline tschmidlin

  • I must live here
  • **********
  • Posts: 8195
  • Redmond, WA
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2011, 05:28:00 PM »
Try checking your cookie settings :)

Are you accepting cookies?  Have you tried another browser?  Another computer?
Tom Schmidlin

Offline punatic

  • Official Poobah of No Life.
  • *
  • Posts: 4583
  • Puna District, Hawaii Island (UTC -10)
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #2 on: November 07, 2011, 06:00:21 PM »
I hear Droids use bacons instead of cookies...  ;D
There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.


AHA Life Member #33907

Offline euge

  • I must live here
  • **********
  • Posts: 7592
  • Estilo Casero
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #3 on: November 07, 2011, 06:34:39 PM »
This is almost as bad as racking to secondary after three days... ;D
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool. -Richard P. Feynman

Be Sure To Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline majorvices

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 7819
  • Polka. If its too loud you're too young.
    • View Profile
    • Yellowhammer Brewing Company
Re: help!i
« Reply #4 on: November 07, 2011, 07:14:43 PM »
Keith Y.

Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline euge

  • I must live here
  • **********
  • Posts: 7592
  • Estilo Casero
    • View Profile
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool. -Richard P. Feynman

Be Sure To Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline punatic

  • Official Poobah of No Life.
  • *
  • Posts: 4583
  • Puna District, Hawaii Island (UTC -10)
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2011, 08:43:09 PM »
This is almost as bad as racking to secondary after three days... ;D

That's bad?
There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.


AHA Life Member #33907

Offline bo

  • Senior Brewmaster
  • ******
  • Posts: 1141
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #7 on: November 07, 2011, 08:44:19 PM »
Getting a MAC would be jumping from the kettle to the fire.

Offline punatic

  • Official Poobah of No Life.
  • *
  • Posts: 4583
  • Puna District, Hawaii Island (UTC -10)
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #8 on: November 07, 2011, 08:44:58 PM »
There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.


AHA Life Member #33907

Offline majorvices

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 7819
  • Polka. If its too loud you're too young.
    • View Profile
    • Yellowhammer Brewing Company
Re: help!i
« Reply #9 on: November 08, 2011, 05:46:03 AM »
Getting a MAC would be jumping from the kettle to the fire.

Says the guy who's never had a Mac before.  ;) All I can say is that every Mac I ever had since the early 90's still turns on and works fine, except for one iPod and one IIsi that the monitor went out on and I don't know if it works or not. That includes a Mac Classic that was probably pre-91 (that I bought used).

I've had two Dell machines in that time as well and neither of them lasted more than 4 years.
« Last Edit: November 08, 2011, 05:49:31 AM by majorvices »
Keith Y.

Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline bo

  • Senior Brewmaster
  • ******
  • Posts: 1141
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #10 on: November 08, 2011, 06:11:20 AM »
Getting a MAC would be jumping from the kettle to the fire.

Says the guy who's never had a Mac before.  ;) All I can say is that every Mac I ever had since the early 90's still turns on and works fine, except for one iPod and one IIsi that the monitor went out on and I don't know if it works or not. That includes a Mac Classic that was probably pre-91 (that I bought used).

I've had two Dell machines in that time as well and neither of them lasted more than 4 years.

True, I've never owned one just like I never owned a Yugo. Some times the reasons are just blatantly obvious. :D
« Last Edit: November 08, 2011, 06:16:43 AM by bo »

Offline phillamb168

  • Brewmaster General
  • *******
  • Posts: 2341
  • Lardy, France
    • View Profile
    • My Job
Re: help!i
« Reply #11 on: November 08, 2011, 06:41:48 AM »
This has happened to me occasionally, usually it's due to persistant cookies, from what I can see. Did you try completely clearing your cookies from the browser?

It has nothing to do with Mac/PC/Ubuntu, FWIW - If you're trying to access via IE that's probably the problem; try in Firefox or Chrome and let us know if you have the same problem.

I made you a rant about macs vs PCs but then I eated it.
I'm on twitter: phillamb168
----
morticaixavier for governing committee!

Offline majorvices

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 7819
  • Polka. If its too loud you're too young.
    • View Profile
    • Yellowhammer Brewing Company
Re: help!i
« Reply #12 on: November 08, 2011, 06:47:56 AM »
It has nothing to do with Mac/PC/Ubuntu, FWIW - If you're trying to access via IE that's probably the problem; try in Firefox or Chrome  SAFARI and let us know if you have the same problem.
Keith Y.

Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline majorvices

  • Global Moderator
  • I must live here
  • *****
  • Posts: 7819
  • Polka. If its too loud you're too young.
    • View Profile
    • Yellowhammer Brewing Company
Re: help!i
« Reply #13 on: November 08, 2011, 06:49:14 AM »

True, I've never owned one just like I never owned a Yugo MERCEDES. Some times the reasons are just blatantly obvious. :D
Keith Y.

Vote Jonathan Fuller for Governing Committee!

Offline bo

  • Senior Brewmaster
  • ******
  • Posts: 1141
    • View Profile
Re: help!i
« Reply #14 on: November 08, 2011, 06:53:15 AM »

True, I've never owned one just like I never owned a Yugo MERCEDES. Some times the reasons are just blatantly obvious. :D

Comparing a MAC to a Mercedes is like comparing  Bud Light to Celebration Ale. ;)