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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Mon Feb 11, 2013 6:21 pm

ruck95014 wrote:Or maybe there's a good reason that the accounts are separated... in that case wouldn't it be great if it were more obvious to the beginner user that the accounts are distinct (even if the usernames are identical).

They are supposed to be synchronized. In fact, I have never had an issue with them ever being different and have always been able to log in to the website, wiki, and forums using the same credentials which have never changed. The main website is the only place it should be changed because then it is supposed to sync changes to other systems. IMO, this page should be deleted so people don't use it thinking they are changing it for all systems.
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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Tue Feb 12, 2013 7:56 pm

Did you at any time change your password from either the website Dashboard, or the forum User Control Panel? (I'm trying to figure out where the break might have happened.)
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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Wed Feb 20, 2013 7:10 pm

Why did all of the OP posts get deleted in this thread? And a PM I sent to the user now shows it was sent to "N/A" and his PM to me has no information in it. Is this part of the forum glitchiness or did this user get himself deleted?
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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby AndyPoms » Tue Feb 12, 2013 7:37 am

expie wrote:My guess is that you are not located in the USA, are using the world server to edit https://world.waze.com/editor/ , and using the US portal to access the forum http://www.waze.com/forum/ . Different servers, different passwords.

Nope, accounts are shared between the ROTW & NA Infrastructure - only Israel had separate accounts (but Waze is currently merging Israel into the world infrastructures).
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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby expie » Tue Feb 12, 2013 1:51 am

My guess is that you are not located in the USA, are using the world server to edit https://world.waze.com/editor/ , and using the US portal to access the forum http://www.waze.com/forum/ . Different servers, different passwords.
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Re: mystified: waze-EDIT password is diff from waze-FORUMS p

Postby txemt » Mon Feb 11, 2013 4:20 am

You know...you could set both passwords to the same thing, just to make is seamless. That's what mine are.
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