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IE9 Problems -- "The message you have entered is too short..."

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  • #21
    Well thank you! My harddrive crashed and when I got it replaced, I could not post yesterday!

    Thanks again. Saved me having to pester the mods.


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        Intermediate Riding Skills


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          Intermediate Riding Skills


          • #25
            Any word on updating the software yet?

            The only other big problem for me and using IE9 on COTH is that I can no longer use the Check Spelling. As soon as I click on it, it tells me I need to download ieSpell...but I already have it on my computer. I've tried unistalling it and re-installing it and nothing works. I hate posting on the COTH without a spell check. So any spelling mistakes in this post are not my fault!
            Home of Welsh Cob stallion Goldhills Brandysnap
            Also home to Daventry Equine Appraisals & Equine Expert Witness


            • #26
              I would love to use the spell check, too. I have the same problem. By the way, the only way I can post on coth is by using Firefox. I made the mistake of trying internet explorer v.9. What a big disaster, that was! I'm still having problems with my computer...
              Intermediate Riding Skills


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                  • #29
                    When in Doubt, let your horse do the Thinking!


                    • #30
                      Has anyone reported a return of this problem? I wasn't having any trouble until a couple of days ago. Now I am getting the error message again when I try to post. If I click the broken page icon to get the compatibility view, only a blank white page is displayed. (I'm typing this post of my iPad, which is technically a work computer...) I' trying to figure out if the problem is the board software, IE9, or my computer.


                      • #31
                        No, it's not just you...and sadly the problem is getting more and more annoying for me! When I try and post, it won't let me write anything until I click the broken page link at the top and it refreshes the page. The annoying part is that I have to log in all over again and then I can post. Wish they would fix it!
                        Home of Welsh Cob stallion Goldhills Brandysnap
                        Also home to Daventry Equine Appraisals & Equine Expert Witness


                        • #32
                          Courageous Weenie Eventer Wannabe
                          Incredible Invisible


                          • #33
                            test...test....test..... Yippeee.

                            But it says texts designed for older browsers will work better...so...most of us have newer browsers as our old ones die of old age here.
                            When opportunity knocks it's wearing overalls and looks like work.

                            The horse world. Two people. Three opinions.


                            • #34
                              Thanks for this!
                              My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!


                              • #35

                                EDITED TO SAY: Yay!!!!! I feel alive again now. It's been almost a week - I couldn't even send a message to a moderator! I had actually just gotten through signing up under Arena Run Two and was going to post my issue that way. <lolol>
                                Never explain yourself to someone who is committed to misunderstanding you.


                                • #36
                                  Just an update that the tech crew has created a development site with the updated software in place for the forums' platform, and we're meeting today to discuss some of the additional features we want to incorporate. We're hoping that the upgrade to the site will be minimally disturbing for users when we FINALLY roll it out, but it should provide a couple of new goodies and address some technical problems, such as this compatibility issue.

                                  We're sorry for the delay!
                                  Mod 1


                                  • #37
                                    That sounds great Mod 1!
                                    Susan N.

                                    Don't get confused between my personality & my attitude. My personality is who I am, my attitude depends on who you are.


                                    • #38
                                      Hasn't seemed to affect anything else I do on-line, but what an annoyance on an OT weekend! Many thanks for this sticky.
                                      Relax with max games


                                      • #39
                                        www.littlebullrun@aol.com See Little Bull Run's stallions at:
                                        "Argosy" - YouTube and "Boleem" - YouTube
                                        Boleem @ 1993 National Dressage Symposium - YouTube


                                        • #40
                                          I still can't post on my Windows 7 Phone...
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