06-08-2014, 10:38 AM
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  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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Haven't we all been here?


User: My usual password is not working suddenly. Why?

Web chat guy: Your password has expired - you must register a new one.

User: Why do I need a new one as that one was working fine?

Website: You must get a new one as they automatically expire every 30 days.

User: Can I use the old one and just re-register it?

Website: No, you must get a new one.

User: I don't want a new one as that is one more thing for me to remember.

Website: Sorry, you must get a new one.

User: Ok, roses

Website: Sorry you must use more letters.

User: pretty roses

Website: You must use at least one number.

User: 1 pretty rose

Website: You cannot use blank spaces.

User: 1prettyrose

Website: You must use additional letters.

User: 1damnprettyrose

Website: You must use at least one capital letter.

User: 1DAMNprettyrose

Website: You cannot use more than one capital letter in a row.

User: 1Damnprettyrose

Website: You must use additional letters.

User: 1Damnprettyroseshoveddirectlyupyourassifyoudon'tgivemeaccessrightnow

Website: Sorry, that password is already being used.

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 06-08-2014, 10:41 AM
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  • Agravic
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  • Pennsylvania, USA
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 06-08-2014, 10:52 AM
#3
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BiggrinBiggrin The joys of retirement!

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 06-08-2014, 10:52 AM
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Somewhat related:
[Image: password_strength.png]
Capitalise each word, and add a semi-random number.. instant and strong password that is easy to recall.

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 06-08-2014, 11:36 AM
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  • freddy
  • Banned
  • San Diego, California, U.S.A.
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Too true, Johnny. Rolleyes

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 06-08-2014, 11:54 AM
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LOL. Good one!Biggrin

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