[bksvol-discuss] Re: Checking in a book

Ann & Tim,

I'm tracking. OK, so at least in Tim's case it may have been Firefox - or
maybe it was just a time when server traffic died down. We will keep
monitoring.

Scott

On 9/12/11 3:52 PM, "Ann Petrous" <annpetrous@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>that's what i used to try and check the books in and i had that same
>problem. I tried using internet explorer but for some reason i can't
>find the browse button it doesn't pop up. I think your right i think
>it s firefox because like i said, i have the same problem when i use
>it.
>
>On 9/12/11, Tim Syfert <goodproofing2010@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Ann Petrous,
>>
>>
>> I just used a different browser and got my book checked in. I was using
>> Firefox. I have no idea if it was just a coincidence or Firefox has a
>> problem. The site may just have had enough users log off. It also took a
>> long time to check it in. So, I don't have a fix.
>>
>> Tim
>>
>>
>>
>> ________________________________
>> From: Ann Petrous <annpetrous@xxxxxxxxx>
>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Sent: Monday, September 12, 2011 2:00 PM
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Checking in a book
>>
>> i just renewed one of the books that was just about to expire. I'm
>> going to try to check the book in in the next few days, if it doesn't
>> work, i will let you know. i really don't want to stop volunteering as
>> a result. I have three books i've been trying to check in, and so far,
>> no luck. tim, if you fix the problem before i do, let me know what you
>> did to fix it.
>>
>> On 9/12/11, Scott Rains <scottr@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Keep us informed if it doesn't seem to resolve Ann & Tim --but don't
>>> despair!
>>>
>>> scott
>>>
>>> On 9/12/11 10:38 AM, "Ann Petrous" <annpetrous@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>
>>>>Well, i'm glad i'm not the only one whose having this problem. lol
>>>>that's what it does to me too. I've never had this problem before
>>>>either. I'm going to ry, and rew the book, and then try checking it in
>>>>again.
>>>>
>>>>On 9/12/11, Mayrie ReNae <mayrierenae@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>>> HI Tim,
>>>>>
>>>>> Sometimes it takes forever and a day to check in books.  Sometimes
>>>>>it's
>>>>>due
>>>>> to slow internet speeds on the part of the uploader's internet
>>>>>connection.
>>>>> And sometimes it's because the Bookshare web site is taking forever
>>>>>and
>>>>>a
>>>>> day to do what it does.  I suggest waiting a while and seeing if it's
>>>>>better
>>>>> in a few hours, or maybe even a few minutes.
>>>>>
>>>>> If the problem persists for more than a day, I'd guess that your
>>>>>internet
>>>>> provider is way scary slow, or something else on your end.
>>>>>
>>>>> I had this problem for many reasons in the last few months.  I first
>>>>>got
>>>>> annoyed with the sluggishness of the Bookshare web site, which
>>>>>sometimes is
>>>>> justified.  But I had to take back my annoyance when my internet
>>>>>provider
>>>>> admitted that there was indeed, and had been for weeks, a
>>>>>sluggishness
>>>>> problem in my area due to something electrical that I don't begin to
>>>>> understand.
>>>>>
>>>>> Just keep trying, and if it doesn't improve within the next day, let
>>>>>us
>>>>> know.  Maybe you're not alone and Bookshare can help.
>>>>>
>>>>> Mayrie
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>   _____
>>>>>
>>>>> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Tim Syfert
>>>>> Sent: Monday, September 12, 2011 9:50 AM
>>>>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Checking in a book
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>
>>>>> I am unable to check in a book. Just above the address bar, it says
>>>>> "connecting". Nothing happens, the icon just spins continuously. I
>>>>>know
>>>>> someone else is having the same problem. What's going on? I've never
>>>>>had a
>>>>> problem before.
>>>>>
>>>>> Tim
>>>>>
>>>>>
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