Why can't I log out?

Discussion in 'Announcements, Feedback, Issues, & Guides' started by backintime, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. backintime

    backintime Songster

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    For several weeks I have not been able to log out of BYC. No, I don't refer here to my ADDICTION to BYC, that is another problem. I mean that when I press "log out" my status still shows logged IN.
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

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    Try deleting your cookies and clearing your cache.
     
  3. backintime

    backintime Songster

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    Did that - no luck!
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

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    Send a PM to Nifty-Chicken. He is the only one that can help if that doesn't work.
     
  5. i have a macintosh that remembers log ins and passwords in a keychain and enters them each time i log into any site i have previously registered with. Could that be your issue? The keychain would be separate from the cache and cookies.
     
  6. Psittizen Shikkin

    Psittizen Shikkin Songster

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    I may be wrong but doesn't it show you offline once you leave BYC and go to a different addy?
     
  7. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    If you can't log out then leave BYC and clear all your cookies. Once you come back to BYC you should be logged out. If not, then there is a problem on your PC. The only way BYC can know you are you to keep you logged in is by the cookies on your computer.

    You could also make sure the option in your profile to always keep you logged in is unchecked.
     
  8. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Songster

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    your computer doesn't want to leave byc!!!
     

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