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Question ( about the site ) by johnnythemonkey on 6 July 2007 1:14pm
 
I usually log on to the site then maybe ' surf the net', or leave the computer for a while. I then find I have to sign in again. How long do you have to be away from the site before this happens ?
 
Re: Question ( about the site ) by tucsonmike on 6 July 2007 3:26pm
 
It seems to vary. I think it depends on how many are on @ once. Sometimes, minutes, other times a couple of hours.
 
Re: Question ( about the site ) by peripatetically on 7 July 2007 12:20am
 
That happens to me too, but I find it depends on how often I hit the submit button or change screens. When I let "activity" lapse, I find myself having (that is, just surfing and not submitting or clicking to a new area of the site, I have to log in again. Or if I go to a site other than Palins (two screens open)and play there, regardless of how long. Like I'm telling it I left and then came back again...
 
Re: Question ( about the site ) by Ken Dunn on 7 July 2007 10:00am
 
Your computer's base software will disconnect from the internet after a period determined by how busy the internet is at the time and the time since your last activity using it. I think in most machines it can be as little as 2 minutes. This is not a site problem but an internet activity problem.
 



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