This is getting ridiculous!! Not only am I not able to edit my existing hubs, now I am unable to create hubs. The text capsules are not working. I can insert a title, but no text in the body. There is not even a box to enter it in.
This is what it looks like:
Update: I am using Internet Explorer 11 and this is the error message I get when I try to use the Hub Tool:
I'm having the same problem. I've been using Chrome for over a year and all of a sudden around November or December I can't create new hubs or edit older ones. I get the bank capsule too with a bar running through it and a green dot. Also an advertisement link shows up in the capsule. I'm also trying to get this fixed.
I've uninstalled and re-installed Chrome multiple times. I've tried to use Microsoft Edge instead. I rebooted Windows 10 and I ran the Chrome fix tool and ran some windows repair tools. Nothing fixes this. If hubs can't help me fix this I may have to consider changing platforms.
Don't want to.
A little bit of experience to share. On Squidoo I would use different browsers for the different tools that were available. This included beta testing. Sometimes things would work in one browser but not others. With that being said Try using FireFox and / or Chrome to see if those will let you to edit your hubs.
Thanks for the suggestion but I've already tried different browsers. My preferred browser is Chrome. I get the blank text box above. The same thing with Firefox. Both Edge and Internet Explorer give me the browser error message. I tried downloading Opera but it is not compatible with HP.
Two other suggestions:
1) Try a different computer on your network and on a different network.
2) CCleaner to clean up all the background browser data.
The problems are with your browsers and the computers. Sometimes a setting can change when you update it or maybe there is a bug of some sort. Cleaning out your browser cache and browser history might fix it.
If HubPages was having a problem then you would be seeing a lot more complaints from people in the same situation and not just a one or two.
Thanks for the suggestion but have done that several times. I believe OldRoses mentioned that she has her history set to clean out automatically after each use. I haven't done that yet.
by Shinkicker 4 years ago
Has anyone else had this problem.I can open a Hub with Edit button with no problems but then I can't edit the capsules, when I click on the button nothing happens.The when I click the 'done editing' button , also nothing happens and I need to close the page.Any advice?
by Snakesmum 4 years ago
For a couple of weeks now, I've been trying without success to add a sitemap to Google Webmaster Tools. Every time I test or submit the map, I get a 404 error.I've done this process before for other sites with no problem, and have read a couple of hubs on how to do it here at HP. ...
by Susie Lehto 3 years ago
"Techo" Matt,This has been happening for some time on all of my hubs.When I open a Text Capsule and copy and paste content in, it does not show the text until I hit Save. EXAMPLE:I published a poetry hub today and had the title in the content I pasted into the text...
by watergeek 3 years ago
I would love, love, love to have a print option on my hubs that formats the hub correctly when it prints out! I often staff tables at environmental-type fairs and would like to share some of my hubs for fair-goers, while suggesting they go online for more.
by Adrienne Janet Farricelli 6 years ago
One of my hubs required some fixing and as I fixed it up I was unable to republish it. The moment I pressed on done editing and publish, the screen would not update. It appeared all sort of grayish. I guess this is part of technical problems due to the new layout. Just wanted to report this issue.
by perrya 6 years ago
Just started to occur, have tried many times to create a new hub, fill in the blanks, able to go to the second screen, but not post. message states something is wrong with the servers.
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