• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Bear Bibeault
  • Junilu Lacar
  • Martin Vashko
Sheriffs:
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Tim Cooke
  • Knute Snortum
Saloon Keepers:
  • Ron McLeod
  • Tim Moores
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Tim Holloway
  • Carey Brown
Bartenders:
  • Scott Selikoff
  • salvin francis
  • Piet Souris

Bad experience with JavaRanch

 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 18944
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
This is my third attempt at registering with JavaRanch.
My first registration seemed to have completed successfully because I was shown the profile panel at the end. However, when I tried to post a message using the "stored" user name and password, I received the password incorrect message.
When I asked to have my password sent to my email address, I actually received the user name and password of another user. This is absolutely terrible. This happened not just once but twice.
Giving up on any hopes of recovering my password, I then proceeded to register again with a different user name. This time, I successfully posted my first message. However, when I attempted to post a second message in the same session, I got the password incorrect message.
This time, when I tried to recover my password, I could not even submit my request because there were two user names registered using the same email address.
Kuang ZhiZhao
 
Sheriff
Posts: 9099
12
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I deleted 2 users with your email address that had one post each. I left a user with your email address that had 23 posts. Is that you? I can delete that one and you can start fresh, but I'd hate to delete the wrong person.
 
Anonymous
Ranch Hand
Posts: 18944
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
No, that's definitely not me.
Thanks for your help! I really appreciate it.
Kuang ZhiZhao
 
Anonymous
Ranch Hand
Posts: 18944
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Unfortunately, it happened again!
I posted a message successfully. However, it won't let me post another message in the same session. I got the incorrect password message although I used the same stored/saved password.
In order to post this message, I registered again using a different user name.
Kuang ZhiZhao
 
"The Hood"
Posts: 8521
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
So perhaps your browser is messing up. Try retyping your password instead of using the stored one.
PS, What are you running on?
 
Anonymous
Ranch Hand
Posts: 18944
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Cindy,
I tried it both ways, using my stored password and a re-typed password, still the same result. I am running IE 5.5 on a "Windows 2000 Professional" machine.
Thanks!
Kuang ZhiZhao
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 300
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I just tried to look at someones profile and got the profile of a diffrent user
are the links messed up
 
Cindy Glass
"The Hood"
Posts: 8521
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Since we have never had this kind of a problem before, I have to assume that it is related to the other sign in problems that Jim posted about here.
 
mister krabs
Posts: 13974
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Something is definitely screwed up. Click on the profile for Kuang and you get "Profile for hina mehr".
------------------
Tom
Sun Certified Programmer for the Java� 2 Platform
Moderator of the forums:
J2EE and EJB
Other Java APIs
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 2823
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Actually Tom I get arni kekoni. But that is also wrong.
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 898
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I was in similar situations
And I even tried to restart PC, it did not help
I would like to make some suggestions/askings but do not know if it is not the loss of time
 
You got style baby! More than this tiny ad:
Java file APIs (DOC, XLS, PDF, and many more)
https://products.aspose.com/total/java
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!