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Why log out?

Post by Wandering Daisy » Mon Jan 30, 2012 9:13 am

I have noticed that if I do not "log out" this is automatically done when I turn off the computer. Is there any reason to officially "log out"? Does it protect me from computer viruses?

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Re: Why log out?

Post by ERIC » Mon Jan 30, 2012 10:05 am

There is no real reason to log out other than the refreshing of session cookies. The session timeout length of the forum itself is really long...days or weeks I think. What is logging you out is likely a setting in your browser, not the site.
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