Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-18-2019, 11:04 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
DCDC's Avatar
 
City: New Orleans
Vessel Name: Stella
Vessel Model: Seaton 56
Join Date: Sep 2017
Posts: 165
Problem Posting Replies

Have had several attempts to post replies fail:

- always logged on
- different posts
- iPad and PC

after clicking to post the reply redirect to log-on page with message - not logged on (wrong) or unauthorized to post?

Also noticed that the log-on frequently drops out when using the iPad.

Any ideas?
__________________
Advertisement

DCDC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 11:13 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
IronZebra's Avatar
 
City: Albuquerque, New Mexico and Counce, Tennessee
Vessel Name: Balloon - MahNa MahNa; Boat - Zia Harmony
Vessel Model: Balloon - Thunder and Colt 90A; Boat - Atlas Acadia 25
Join Date: Sep 2016
Posts: 140
Could be the location you are trying to post from (ISP). When I am at one location with more security I can't post because the TF site is http and not https. But I have no problem posting at my home internet site.
__________________

IronZebra is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 11:17 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
Action's Avatar
 
City: Phoenix, AZ
Vessel Name: Enigma
Vessel Model: 1997 Wellcraft Excel 26 SE
Join Date: Mar 2015
Posts: 274
What operating system are you using?
__________________
>>>>>>>>>>>Action
Action is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 11:25 AM   #4
Guru
 
porman's Avatar
 
City: Duvall, Wa
Vessel Name: Beach Music II
Vessel Model: 2003 Mainship 430 Trawler
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 654
I sometimes have that same problem when using my cell phone as a hotspot. Works fine on my home network.
porman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 11:28 AM   #5
Art
Guru
 
Art's Avatar
 
City: SF Bay Area
Vessel Model: Tollycraft 34' Tri Cabin
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 10,569
Today I have has two posts disappear while writing and getting ready to post with photo inc. I'm on home computer.
Art is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 04:33 PM   #6
Guru
 
ranger42c's Avatar
 
City: Maryland
Vessel Model: 42' Sportfish
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 5,318
Click the "remember me" or "stay logged on" option when you first log on.

-Chris
__________________
South River, Chesapeake Bay
ranger42c is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2019, 05:37 PM   #7
Guru
 
Nomad Willy's Avatar
 
City: Concrete Washington State
Vessel Name: Willy
Vessel Model: Willard Nomad 30'
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 17,192
I have had some problems w posts disappearing. Enough that I started copying every paragraph (or so) and then just repost if something happens. Never loose a post if I remember to do that.

Lately I’ve been posting on the i-pad w my legs crossed (left over right) and the right side of my hand kisses the keyboard and poof .. there goes whatever. Gotta tilt the pad a little (away on the right side and close on the left) so my hand clears the keyboard. I’m right handed.
Also w the i-pad I accidentally tap the space bar and frequently miss it so I have words run together. Usually separate them just before posting.
__________________
Eric

North Western Washington State USA
Nomad Willy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2019, 09:11 AM   #8
TF Site Team
 
City: Westerly, RI
Vessel Name: N/A
Vessel Model: 1999 Mainship 350 Trawler
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 2,570
There is an Idle Timeout on the session. This will occur if you're drafting a large response or taking a long time to draft the response. Only submitting GET methods (travesing from page to page) or POST methods (submitting a new thread or response) will reset the Idle Time on the session.

If click "Post Reply" that is really a GET. The Idle Time starts ticking from there. If the session times out, you cannot POST the response.
Shrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2019, 02:26 PM   #9
TF Site Team
 
Janet H's Avatar
 
City: Olypen
Vessel Name: Pacifica
Vessel Model: Cape Dory
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 2,141
We use cookies to keep you logged in at page changes. Tick the remember me box as you login and then make sure that you are allowing cookie exchange with the site - otherwise you will be logged out as you navigate around the site.
__________________

Janet H is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2006 - 2012
×