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Questions tagged [registration]

Apply to questions about the process for initiating an account (also known as ‘signing up’) where various identification details may be required (e.g. age, e-address, gender, recovery Q&As, etc.) over and above those routinely required later at the start of each session (for which see tag [login]).

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Facebook Reactivation / Activation

I'm trying to register on Facebook using an email address that I've had for quite some time. When I "Sign Up" it tells me: The account that owns the email address you entered has been disabled. So ...
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Purpose of Hiding Login and Registration Forms When Logged In?

I've looked and looked and cannot find a reason for hiding login and registration forms from a user after that user has logged in. Aside from the obvious, such as removing the login form because it is ...
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How do I log into Discord?

Every time I go to Discord, it asks me to claim an account. I click the button to claim the account and enter my username & password, but it says the email is already taken. That's because I ...
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Baidu registration

How to register in Baidu from France? I checked at this address but it seems that France's number (+33) (like many European countries, including UK, Spain...etc) is not registered and that prevents me ...
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How can I read all answers on Quora without having to register?

Quora only shows its first answer on a question's page, the rest gets blurred out. It then asks the user to register to read all the answers. I really do not like such bullying tactics and I hence ...
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How long does it take for a newly registered user to be allowed to use WeChat on web?

Apparently, newly registered users cannot use the WeChat web application. Trying to log in by scanning a QR-code gives the following message: (*) For account security, newly registered WeChat ...
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New Gmail account requires mobile number only on select devices

On creating a new Gmail account, they first asked for all the details. I didn't add my mobile number as I did not want to give it away and left Current Email as blank. After agreeing its TAC, the ...
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Setting maximum number of sign-ups in Google Forms

We use Google Forms to manage a large school event in which each activity requires sign-up using a separate form. We have a maximum number of students per activity. How do we “close” the sign up once ...
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Amazon signed me up for almost all Amazon Web Services. Is this usual?

I wanted try Amazon SNS, so I clicked the Sign Up button on its tab on the management console. Amazon approved my signup and in my account under "Services You're Signed Up For" I see almost all Amazon'...
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How can I start a new Basecamp Classic account?

With the new Basecamp (since Jan 2012) the old Basecamp is labelled 'Basecamp Classic'. For a new project starting now I would like to use some functionality available only in Basecamp Classic and not ...
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Can't sign up a new Facebook account for my business

I need to create a Facebook account for my business, so I tried to sign up with my business email and it didn't let me! The error message is: We require everyone to use their real name on Facebook. ...
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Why do some web apps ask for details like Phone Number, home address, etc? [closed]

It's thankfully getting rarer, but a lot of web apps seem to want my whole life story before letting me sign up. What use does (for example) an online image editor have for my phone number? Shouldn'...
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Why is my e-mail address sometimes considered invalid by websites?

It happens sometimes, when I sign up for a forum or a website that I get told my e-mail address is invalid. It looks like this: name_lastname_@hotmail.com. Is there any reason why this might be ...
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Can you detect whether a browser is “logged into” Facebook, Google+ or Twitter? (I.e., they could use an existing FB login if your site offered it?

I'm considering implementing "Login with Facebook" (or Twitter or Google+) but I'd like to see what percentage of our users even have any of those. (Our users tend to be fairly old and non technical ...
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Quora registration stuck at 'Interests' section

I can't get past the Interests page of a new Quora registration. In attempting to register on Quora (signed in through my Google account) I am at the window showing: What topics do you know about? ...
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I can neither register on lang-8 nor HiNative

'I'm having issues with lang-8 and Hinative: http://lang-8.com/ Says theyve stopped registration and forwards you to HiNative. https://hinative.com/de When I try to register there, I never get the ...
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Cannot register at forum.subsonic.org - all IPs banned

I'm trying to register at http://forum.subsonic.org/forum/ucp.php?mode=register but all IPs I've tried are banned. The submitted form was invalid. Try submitting again. Your IP 201.221.131.203 ...
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Registration form, recommendations for shared entities? [closed]

I have a web app, that teachers will be registering for, the registration form has school name, school website. So, I will have data redundant filling the school name each time for teachers at the ...
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I cannot register a new account on Live Azure

everytime I go to http://msm.live.com/app/default.aspx, a certificate error occurs. Does anyone know if there is another way to register an application in order to use Windows Live SDK?