Questions tagged [login]

The process by which individual access to a computer system is controlled by identifying and authentifying the user referring to credentials presented by the user.

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How to see the list of “used devices” in Facebook “login notification” feature?

It seems that I'm not receiving SMS notification messages when I try to log in from a new device. Where can I see the list of "used devices"? I want to reset the list so as to receive a notification.
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Find if my Facebook account was accessed from a different location

I suspect that someone I know logged into my Facebook account, yet I have no tangible evidence. If so, the person certainly did it from a different country (as I suspect a particular person). Is ...
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Log in approvals

I have been locked out of my Facebook account for five days now. The issue is that I can not receive the verification code via text, I have tried sending me issue through the links you have provided ...
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How can I log out of Trello and log back into Trello?

I am sharing a computer with a co-worker. We have two different Trello accounts and we're using the same browser. I need to log out of Trello so I can log into my own account.
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Yahoo is asking me for security questions and I do not remember the answers to them.

I had an Yahoo account which I haven't accessed for months, and now when I try to log in again Yahoo asks me to answer two security questions, which I don't remember. Let's face it, everyone enters ...
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How can I get the password of an openID associated site?

Login to Stackoverflow.com supports OpenID authentication. Alternatively, we can login using using Google account (among others). Once we associate any supported account, an openID is associated ...
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Facebook malicious extension remover

I am locked out of Facebook due to Facebook saying my computer has been infected with malware. I upgraded my Internet Explorer browser to version 9 and ran a security check. Report came back clean and ...
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How can I make Trello auto-login when Chrome starts?

Does it make a difference if I use the same account I use for Chrome? I really need it to be starting up when I ever I start Chrome, without having to sign in every time.
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I signed up via my Google account and now can't get on Trello

I signed up via my Google account but now when I try to login via my Google account Trello just loops back to the login page. Any suggestions?
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Log in to Goodreads with another service

I am using the Goodreads service, I used to login using my Facebook account. I did a lot of activities on Goodreads previously, I recently deactivated my Facebook account which means I cannot log in ...
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I change locations frequently and Facebook doesn't like it

I change my location quite frequently and every now and then Facebook prompts me to confirm the location by tagging friends’ pictures. Are there any means to avoid these prompts, other than staying ...
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I can't configure OpenID for Login at Facebook

I want to use my Google Account as OpenID login at Facebook. So after some Googling I found this Facebook help page, but at the Settings page there is no section "Linked Accounts", it looks like this:...
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Logging into Facebook with the phone number

In Facebook, where you type your username, it says "E-mail or phone". Can you login to Facebook using your phone somehow? Would the password be the same as the e-mail?
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How to identify whether my login page is phished page or actual page? [closed]

how can i determine the difference between phished page and the normal web page?i knew about only one method https and http before the address will be one of the identification .. is it there any ...
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How can I change my IMDb account settings to use openID for login

I have an imbd.com account that I login to using an id and a password, I noticed recently that they support logging in using Facebook, Amazon and Google. I very much prefer using my Google account to ...
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Login to Hotmail without a Windows Live ID

I have a Hotmail account which I haven’t used for about 6-8 years. I’m pretty sure that I didn’t have a Windows Live account back then. How can I still login to that account with my old credentials? ...
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How to disable Facebook account verification when I login from different country

As Facebook is blocked by Iranian government, we have to access it through VPNs and other proxy software (e.g. Tor) which their servers are scattered over the world. The problem is Facebook is ...
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How to use Facebook cookie on other sites

Of late, I have been visiting some sites like Yelp. I noticed that even though I did not explicitly log into the site using "Facebook Login" button, it automatically logs in using that profile. (I ...
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Last Pass is neither auto-filling or auto-logging in for my Facebook account

These are the settings I have for my Facebook account in LastPass: When I visit Facebook.com, there is no auto-login or filling the username and password: What's wrong?
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How can we access a Facebook account if it was setup by a 3rd party?

A client of ours had their Facebook business page set up by someone who has disappeared. The business page is here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/A-Step-Ahead-Child-Development-Center/211673368859321 ...
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Why does the pre-filled Google login page never work for me?

I keep my Google account permanently logged in here at home. Every once in a while, when I open my browser I am greeted with a log in page like this one: I'm not complaning about this, of course ...
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Facebook login problems

I have been facing a weird problem regarding login to Facebook account: I have two PCs; PC1 at home and PC2 at my office. I created my Facebook account from PC1. Now, I can log in to my Facebook ...
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Is there a difference between a formal logout and shutting down the browser?

Sometimes I log out of a web page or app by clicking on a specific "logout" link. Other times I may be in a rush so I just close the browser. Is there a benefit to formally logging out? Is shutting ...
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Google's 2-step verification - how to use application-specific password multiple times? [closed]

When I generate an application-specific password to be used on google talk, Google states: No need to memorize this password. You should need to enter it only once. Spaces don't matter. But this ...
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Getting a “The page isn't redirecting properly” when logging into Tumblr [closed]

Up until now (even earlier today) logging into Tumblr has worked perfectly. But I just tried to log in, and Firefox gave me this error: The page isn't redirecting properly Firefox has detected ...
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How to best use an email log on a separate Google Apps email address

I'm using Google Apps and I'm receiving several emails per minute which are logging emails of services that I have written software for. Using the Gmail web interface, I find this exteremly effective, ...
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TinyPic.com wants me to use Photobucket to login?

I'm trying to register an account with TinyPic.com and it tells me to register with Photobucket. I've been registered at Photobucket.com for something like ten years. When I type my username and ...
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Getting an account's login details if I am an administrator of a Facebook page

I work for a business and we have a few staff members registered as admins on the business' Facebook. However, the person who originally started the Facebook no longer works with us and we need to ...
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Is there a way to switch accounts in Google analytics?

I have several Google accounts. In products like Gmail or Calendar I see my address on the top right corner and when I click on it I can switch to other accounts I'm logged in with. But in Google ...
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Facebook opens “Ads Page” instead of regular homepage after login

My cousin who is a regular Facebook user has a problem with his Facebook account. I think he made something wrong which he does not remember and now he can't log in to his Facebook account properly. ...
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Problem with Login using Facebook [closed]

I'm trying to login to SlideShare using Facebook Login and all I get is a popup window pointing to this address: https://s-static.ak.fbcdn.net/connect/xd_proxy.php?version=3#cb=f3ae2149bc&origin=...
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How does one log into Facebook using Linked Accounts?

I have linked my Yahoo and Google accounts with Facebook via the Account Settings. Both of them now appear in the Linked Accounts list. Displayed immediately above them is the following: If you are ...
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Logged out of Twitter whenever I restart the browser even with ‘Remember me’ option

Is anyone else experiencing the same problem? I have it with both Opera 11 and Safari 5 on the two separate Macs. I have reset cookies and done the usual troubleshooting. I have the always-use-...
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Logging in to Google Apps and Gmail at the same time?

How is possible to login to both Gmail and to Google Apps. I activated Multiple sign-in to both accounts, still I am not able to switch them.
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How Yahoo Mail login page could store cookie on some different path on user's system?

Some time ago in Yahoo Mail's login page, there was an option to keep signature as text or image on user's system. So even after user logged out and come back again, can see the signature on the same ...
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How can I get MediaWiki and WordPress to share login credentials in an intranet?

We have several products that our staff are required to login to in order to use. Is there a way to get MediaWiki and WordPress to utilize the same login information without manually setting each ...
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Google docs gets confused by my logins

I am logged in to both the company google docs' gmail as well as my private (normal) gmail simultaneously (i keep both tabs open in chrome all the time), which seems to work fine most of the time. ...
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Sign in to Gmail after typing email

I just tried to send an email in Gmail, and then it said that I needed to sign in. Since on the screen I was signed in, there is no sign-in link. How do I sign in without losing the email? I've ...
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Why my friend was able to facebook sign in to other people account

Recently, my friend show me that although she is using her own username and password, once a while, she will get accidentally sign in into a stranger account. How can it be possible someone else ...
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How do you change your Microsoft Live global account information, like primary email address?

I've had my .NET Passport -> Windows Live ID for a very long time. Since that time, I've changed my primary email address and would really like to not have to use my email from highschool to still ...
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What can a web app do with my Twitter account if I use Twitter to login to that service?

When I use a Twitter account to login to another website, what does that authorize that website to do with my Twitter account? Does it enable them to send tweets from my account, or send direct ...
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What does using 'Login with Facebook' or 'Facebook Connect' to login to another site allow the site to do?

When I use a Facebook account to login to another website, what does 'logging in with Facebook' allow that website do with my Facebook account? Can they post messages on my wall or news feed or ...
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What causes the infinite redirect loop when I login to Gmail? How do I fix it?

Of course I can't reproduce it now! However, about 20% of the time when I try to login to my Gmail account (because my wife is logged into hers), it gets stuck in an infinite redirect loop. I always ...
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Showing the last login time of when a user logs into their Gmail account

How do I find out the last login time of a user when they log into their Gmail account? I don't see this information at all.