This should clear itself up in a day or two. Probably one of our fraud detection systems has noticed some possibly suspicious activity from your IP. It happens to me occasionally too because I am frequently testing things, and yes, it's very excessive and annoying. If you are still experiencing the problem next Monday, ping this discussion and I will see if I can look into it more.
Is LastPass still setup to try to login automatically? If so, you may want to disable it for a bit for HubPages. I use LastPass and I have had it lock me out of accounts because I had it set to login automatically and it did so multiple times with the wrong password. In these cases systems see LastPass as a bot (which it kind of is).
I'm going to see if there is any update on this. Thanks for taking the time to report the issue and for your continued patience.
Hi, yes do have problems reading captcha, also my LastPass tries to autologin without obviously filling in the captcha, I then have to do it manually, but even then the captcha can be 16 characters long and very difficult to read, it one of the most frustrating ones I've ever come across!
Have logged into Hubpages the same way with no difficulty for 3 years.
I'll turn off the autologin feature for LastPass, so that should cut down the number of captcha failures to just mine.
Will the captcha turn itself off again if it doesn't see any mistakes for a few days, as never had to fill one in before until this problem last week? Thanks
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