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Old 12-30-03, 06:25 PM
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Am I logging on to DVD talk forums the hard way?

A big reason I'm mostly a lurker here is I find it a little inconvenient to login. I have to go into a post, scroll to the bottom, hit the login button, enter username and password, then relocate the forum (usually video game talk).

Quick reply always results in a login failed for me. Which is pretty inconvenient after I've spent five minutes typing something.

Am I just so dense that I don't see the login on the home page? If so, don't be too mean.
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Old 12-30-03, 06:30 PM
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Old 12-30-03, 06:31 PM
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Is "Automatically login when you return to the site? (uses cookies)" marked as Yes?
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Old 12-30-03, 06:31 PM
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I thought the hard way involved a speculum and a ball gag.
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Old 12-30-03, 06:32 PM
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Definately use a cookie. I agree about the quick reply not working being a pain if not logged in. That kills me when I'm on someone else's computer or I've cleared my cookies during Web testing. If I had to do that every time, I'd be a lurker too. Learn to embrace the cracker. Er... cookie.
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Old 12-30-03, 06:40 PM
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That should do the trick.

Thanks everybody!
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Old 12-30-03, 07:32 PM
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Mercury.. don't feel bad.. same thing happens to me every time I use a different computer.. the quick reply is just a pain
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Old 12-31-03, 08:24 AM
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Just to confirm...the quick reply login in is broken...just one more thing that is supposed to be corrected in the next version of the forum software.
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mmm... cookies.
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