Why do I have to keep logging in so often?

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Post Wed Nov 09, 2016 11:25 pm


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6148 posts since 7 Jan, 2005 from Corporate States of America

Post Sun Dec 04, 2016 5:05 pm

Nielzie wrote:It´s the goddamn cookie. Kill it. Delete it. Eat it.
Nope, I don't think so. I've replaced the cookies and the behavior continues. If it's the cookie, then it's how the site is using them and is something the site admin must fix. Deleting the cookies just makes the user have to log in again anyway. Delete or not, I still have to log in repeatedly. "Keep me logged in" does not work.
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12208 posts since 8 Mar, 2005 from Utrecht, Holland

Post Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:41 am

OK, so I got enough of having to log in again. Pattern: it only happened on my Android mobile, not on regular PCs on which I use regular browsers such as Chrome. But Chrome sucks on my mobile, there I use Dolphin. So I figured it had to be the Dolphin browser causing this.

So I switched to Opera on Android: no problem since !!
Jace-BeOS wrote:I still have to log in repeatedly. "Keep me logged in" does not work.
What type of device, and which browser is this?
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9213 posts since 16 Dec, 2002

Post Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:47 am

Happened on both Android Chrome and iPhone Safari with me
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6148 posts since 7 Jan, 2005 from Corporate States of America

Post Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:09 pm

I'm using an iPad and iPhone with iOS 9.3.5. Safari only.
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1668 posts since 3 May, 2014

Post Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:13 pm

Happens to me on desktop firefox & deleting cookies does fix the problem for a while it seems

5892 posts since 12 Feb, 2006 from Helsinki, Finland

Post Tue Mar 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Lately my laptop seems to get thrown out every time I change IP (at least I think it's IP as it happens when directly jumping from one network to another, fast enough that session timeout can't be a problem)... and since this is a laptop that keeps moving from one network to another depending on my physical location, it happens quite a bit. It's really annoying.

edit: it seems that if I login on network A, change to network B (another IP), I have to login again, but if I then change back to network A within a short time, it still works.. which would seem to indicate that I can have two sessions open in the same browser?
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4 posts since 23 Apr, 2017

Post Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:41 am

Same annoying thing here. When it happens it's usually when i use a web-link from a KVR email.

It doesn't happen every time when i use a link like that, but when it happens it looks like i always used a email web-link right before i notice i'm logged out again. When i only make use of my Firefox bookmarks i never noticed it.

It just happened again: on one tab of my browser i'm visually still logged in (@ KVR Deals) and at another tab (opened from an email web-link: Voxengo Winter Holidays 2017-2018 Discount) i'm suddenly logged out.

Maybe it's coincidence, but when it happens this often (1-3 times a week) i more and more start to believe it is related to this annoying behaviour.

Does anyone experience the same thing?
I'm also wondering if there are people who never get logged out once they're logged in?

It would be nice if this could be fixed once and for all.

1597 posts since 30 Dec, 2014

Post Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:40 am

I just wasted over an hour typing out a thread and lost it when I tried to login, going back in the history didn't work. It's so annoying arrrg.... :x
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80 posts since 30 Apr, 2002

Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:37 pm

I'm experiencing the same issue here, Firefox, Windows 10. Never used to have to login this often and now it's at least a few times a week.

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