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Post not being submitted

Discussion in 'Questions, Rules, Suggestions' started by sgoalie23, Aug 27, 2005.

  1. sgoalie23

    sgoalie23 Member
    Messages: 62

    I have tried posting a question about determining the cost of a truck several times in the Ford Truck Forum. Unfortunately, when I hit the submit button my screen goes white and the thread is not posted. Can you help me please? If you have a record of the posts, please submit the last one dated 8/27/05. Thank you. :waving:
  2. All_Clear

    All_Clear Senior Member
    Messages: 206

    Same thing happened when i tried to post. Must have been something wrong with the site.
  3. Charles

    Charles Moderator Staff Member
    Messages: 275

    I got the Tech working on this problem. We still don't know if its the site or the posters because most members have no problems posting.
    Make sure you have the latest Microsoft patches
  4. sgoalie23

    sgoalie23 Member
    Messages: 62

    Will do. Thx.
  5. sgoalie23

    sgoalie23 Member
    Messages: 62

    Downloaded all the Microsoft patches, etc. I tried to submit a thread and the same thing happened as before.
  6. Mebes

    Mebes Senior Member
    Messages: 451

    I have seen this before...
    Try hitting the back button when the screen goes white.
    Then submit it again.

    Sometimes this works.
    Other times it loses your work.

    I think it is an ISP problem.
  7. Charles

    Charles Moderator Staff Member
    Messages: 275

    thanks for the feedback on that.

    Yea ISP problem is possible
  8. Mistel

    Mistel Member
    Messages: 48

    im having trouble starting new threads as well, I use Firefox, but tried in Internet Explorer and stilll no luck

    Funny how I can post here? Using firefox too. Can't post in the used equipe. forum
  9. lumps

    lumps Senior Member
    Messages: 365

    i had the same thing, i could post in some forums, but not others (namely, the used equip forum).
  10. ssscamaro

    ssscamaro Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    post problem

    same problem here .. tried 15 time rewriting posts ..gave up after 5 trys a night ..fianally posted on second try tonight . I Wrote my post then previewed then submitted and it worked.
  11. Mebes

    Mebes Senior Member
    Messages: 451

    ssscamaro Select all of your text and copy it (to the clipboard), before submitting your posts, so you do not have to type it in again.

    Hey Charles could this be a cookie problem?

    Also, the reason I said that it might be an ISP problem before, is because I had the same problem on dial up last year.
    I do not see this problem on DSL now (new ISP).
  12. dlcs

    dlcs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,160

    Still getting a blank white screen when i try to submit a thread in the used equipment section. Somone working on this? Not a ISP problem here.
  13. mook

    mook Junior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 20

    i get it too. ti could be a cookie monster.

    nope, not a cookie problem

    nor is it a firefox problem
    Last edited: Sep 21, 2005
  14. Robhollar

    Robhollar Senior Member
    Messages: 766

    The same thing is happening to me. I use sbc for my isp.....Rob
  15. JUSTBE

    JUSTBE Member
    Messages: 52

    I HAD the same problem, but found a work around. Here's what I did:

    Subject : Test

    Body: Test.

    And that was it. Then I edited the new post and pasted in the information that I wanted to post. It worked great.

    Just My two Cents.
  16. adam5557

    adam5557 Member
    Messages: 88

    Just Be what do you mean Subject test body test i need help as i need to post and am gettign the same problem.
  17. Jon Geer

    Jon Geer Member
    Messages: 834

    Same problems here, Tech is just trying to blame our computers. I had GEEK Squad here for 2 hours and they could not find a problem on my end. It's a web hosting issue that "They" are not admittting to, nor are they correcting.

    I can post in certain columns, but not in others???? HMMMM?????

    Not trying to be pushy, but it's hard to answer to threads and posts when your screen goes white.

    Just my 2 pennies. :( :mad: :(
  18. adam5557

    adam5557 Member
    Messages: 88

    come on plowsite lets get it fixed!tahnks
  19. Jon Geer

    Jon Geer Member
    Messages: 834

    Still not working Boys !!!!! :nono: :mad: :angry:
  20. plowed

    plowed Senior Member
    Messages: 344

    Seems some posts are still disappearing too. Unbelievable :angry: