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Topic # 236356 29-May-2018 16:26
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Anyone getting these, that WebPass access will stop on 30 June?

 

 


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  Reply # 2024981 29-May-2018 16:29
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Was earlier in the day, but not now.


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  Reply # 2024983 29-May-2018 16:30
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  Reply # 2025190 29-May-2018 21:41
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freitasm: As the message says. If you dismiss it it goes away for a week.


What is it referring tho though. What is Webpass?

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  Reply # 2025195 29-May-2018 22:04
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Why is Geekzone not using it anymore?




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  Reply # 2025199 29-May-2018 22:11
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Jaxson:
freitasm: As the message says. If you dismiss it it goes away for a week.


What is it referring tho though. What is Webpass?

 

IIRC    https://webpass.io/ 

 

see https://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=4&topicid=181323

 

 


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  Reply # 2025406 30-May-2018 10:20
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djtOtago:

 

Jaxson:
freitasm: As the message says. If you dismiss it it goes away for a week.


What is it referring tho though. What is Webpass?

 

IIRC    https://webpass.io/ 

 

see https://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=4&topicid=181323

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks.

 


Maybe some more information would be useful to users, rather than needing to seek out a thread from 2015.

Or, don't display the message if I'm not logged in using that service.

Reads on first glance as Geekzone won't be available via a web browser any more.


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  Reply # 2025433 30-May-2018 10:36
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And while we're at it, any chance of hiding the Cookie banner at the bottom of each page (if we're not in the UK or EU)?


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  Reply # 2025437 30-May-2018 10:46
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Tha os for the suggestions.

Click the cookie banner option to close and it disappears. Tried that?

Yes, thought of doing the message only for logged in users on webpass. But that requires coding and I am short of time at the moment.




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  Reply # 2025471 30-May-2018 11:05
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not sure if it's just me, but the banner seems to have a habbit of returning...

 

cookie isn't bound to IP or anything like that is it?

 

 





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  Reply # 2025518 30-May-2018 11:17
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No, it isn't. I can have it showing to outside NZ only as before but I am trying to get our code faster.




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  Reply # 2026048 31-May-2018 05:20
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That bluebar is a pain in the butt, no matter how many time i "close it" it returns.  This is over 3 different machines.  


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  Reply # 2026057 31-May-2018 07:25
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tripp:

 

That bluebar is a pain in the butt, no matter how many time i "close it" it returns.  This is over 3 different machines.  

 

 

 

 

Same here.

 

Super annoying, resorted to removing Geekzone from whitelist in Adblock to get rid of it.

 

Update this thread once all blue bars actually go away when closed. I'll whitelist on Adblock again when that's happened.


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  Reply # 2026060 31-May-2018 07:35
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premiumtouring:

 

tripp:

 

That bluebar is a pain in the butt, no matter how many time i "close it" it returns.  This is over 3 different machines.  

 

 

 

 

Same here.

 

Super annoying, resorted to removing Geekzone from whitelist in Adblock to get rid of it.

 

Update this thread once all blue bars actually go away when closed. I'll whitelist on Adblock again when that's happened.

 

 

a bit extreame?

 

The time spent doing that would be longer than just clicking the X. 

 

Agree its annoying.... but hey new features in dev..... go with the flow...


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  Reply # 2026074 31-May-2018 08:43
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Goosey:

 

premiumtouring:

 

tripp:

 

That bluebar is a pain in the butt, no matter how many time i "close it" it returns.  This is over 3 different machines.  

 

 

 

 

Same here.

 

Super annoying, resorted to removing Geekzone from whitelist in Adblock to get rid of it.

 

Update this thread once all blue bars actually go away when closed. I'll whitelist on Adblock again when that's happened.

 

 

a bit extreame?

 

The time spent doing that would be longer than just clicking the X. 

 

Agree its annoying.... but hey new features in dev..... go with the flow...

 

 

Erm not sure how you calculated that, because having clicked close on the banner at least three times on three different occasions in Safari, it was actually just two clicks to remove GZ from the white list. It'll be two clicks to add it back again too. 

 

Will wait for the RC, rather than being a Beta tester.


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