Trouble logging off of Psych Central - Page 2 - Forums at Psych Central



advertisement
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-21-2018, 10:50 AM #11
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

I have been using Firefox (for the Mac) now to access Psych Central. I notice something -- not sure whether it is PC or Firefox that does it -- when I use the quote icon, the cursor gets inserted after the last "/quote", rather than in between "quote" and "/quote" -- which makes no sense. I have to manually remove the quoted text from where Firefox puts it and insert it into the correct place.
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote

advertisement
Old 01-07-2019, 09:20 AM #12
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Another peculiarity I notice with Firefox is that when I enter a <Return> at the end of a paragraph, Firefox enters two. I seem to notice that in others' posts too. Here is an example of what I mean:


https://forums.psychcentral.com/6391973-post13.html


I see this when reading with Firefox and also with Safari. I find that rather surprising.


(Notice the paragraph spacing in this [my] post? )
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 10:11 AM #13
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

In addition, Firefox treats the Quote feature quite differently than Safari does, using a quote from outside of Psych Central. I am surprised.
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 12:18 PM #14
Anonymous52222
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Anonymous52222
Guest
Anonymous52222 has no updates. Edit
 
Posts: n/a

Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Hmm, interesting issue.

I don't use Mac but I use Firefox so maybe I can think of something.

Do you have any addons installed on Firefox? If so, which ones?

Also, which version of Firefox are you using? Is it up to date?

Last edited by Anonymous52222; 01-07-2019 at 01:05 PM.
  Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 04:34 PM #15
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Quote:
Originally Posted by DarknessIsMyFriend View Post
Do you have any addons installed on Firefox? If so, which ones?

Also, which version of Firefox are you using? Is it up to date?

I don't know of any addons.



Latest version of Firefox (64.0) according to "About Firefox".
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 05:29 PM #16
Anonymous52222
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Anonymous52222
Guest
Anonymous52222 has no updates. Edit
 
Posts: n/a

Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Maybe try cleaning your browser cache and cookies?


You can do both under settings.


If that doesn't work, than the only other thing I can think of would be to either reinstall Firefox or switch to a different browser.
  Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 06:34 PM #17
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Quote:
Originally Posted by DarknessIsMyFriend View Post
...switch to a different browser.
The reason I tried Firefox is that the latest version of Safari was freezing on me.

Something has changed with Psych Central, or the new Apple software. It seems to get indigestion here.
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-07-2019, 06:46 PM #18
Anonymous52222
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Anonymous52222
Guest
Anonymous52222 has no updates. Edit
 
Posts: n/a

Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Quote:
Originally Posted by pachyderm View Post
The reason I tried Firefox is that the latest version of Safari was freezing on me.

Something has changed with Psych Central, or the new Apple software. It seems to get indigestion here.

It seems like the issue may be either with your computer itself or with your internet connection. Even though I don't use apple products all that much, I have enough knowledge to confirm that the issue isn't with Psych Central. If it was than users across all operating systems and not just apple users. I am on Psych Central under a Firefox browser with several addons using Windows 10, yet this site is as responsive as it's ever been for me.


I would say see if the issue is with your internet connection first. First, try visiting other websites to confirm if this problem occurs anywhere else. Afterwards, try running a speed test. Just search internet speed test to find out the speed and latency of your internet connection. If you have high latency or slow speeds that might be part of the problem.


If your internet isn't the problem, the only other thing that could possibly be wrong is something with your computer itself.
  Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-08-2019, 10:48 AM #19
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286
pachyderm pachyderm is offline
Legendary
pachyderm's Avatar
pachyderm without status for sure.
 
Member Since: Jun 2007
Location: Washington DC metro area
Posts: 14,286 (SuperPoster!)

10 yr Member
2,614 hugs
given
PC PoohBah!
Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Quote:
Originally Posted by DarknessIsMyFriend View Post
First, try visiting other websites to confirm if this problem occurs anywhere else.
No, this is the only place I have such problems. And that only after upgrading my operating system to "Mojave". I surmise that, in the case of Firefox, it is interpreting some of the Psych Central code incorrectly -- certainly the part about the quoting. Or maybe the code itself is dicey.
__________________
Now if thou would'st
When all have given him o'er
From death to life
Thou might'st him yet recover
-- Michael Drayton 1562 - 1631
pachyderm is offline   Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Old 01-08-2019, 02:13 PM #20
Anonymous52222
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Anonymous52222
Guest
Anonymous52222 has no updates. Edit
 
Posts: n/a

Default Re: Trouble logging off of Psych Central

Quote:
Originally Posted by pachyderm View Post
No, this is the only place I have such problems. And that only after upgrading my operating system to "Mojave". I surmise that, in the case of Firefox, it is interpreting some of the Psych Central code incorrectly -- certainly the part about the quoting. Or maybe the code itself is dicey.

Try rolling back the operating system updates.


I know there is an option in Windows there should be one in MacOS somewhere.


Alternatively, try Googling the issue and see if somebody else was having the same problem and found a fix for it.

Last edited by Anonymous52222; 01-08-2019 at 02:28 PM.
  Reply With QuoteReply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
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



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:32 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® — Copyright © 2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.



 

advertisement

Psych Central Forums

Psych Central is the leading mental health website, overseen by mental health professionals since 1995.

 

Helplines and Lifelines

The material on this site is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a qualified health care provider. .

Always consult your doctor or mental health professional before trying anything you read here.
Please read the full disclaimer.