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I am using Google Chrome 7.0.517.41. The cookie settings for my browser is: "Allow local data to be saved (recommended)." I am already signed into Web Applications SE, but I still can't log in to http://chat.stackexchange.com/. I also tried using http://chat.webapps.stackexchange.com/, but nothing happens. How can I log in into chat?

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What do you mean by "nothing happens"? The page is blank? –  Michael Mrozek Nov 2 '10 at 17:25
    
You may be able to get help at this MSO chatroom: Login problems on Chat.SE –  Pops Nov 2 '10 at 17:33
    
@Michael Mrozek: It only redirects me to chat.stackexchange.com –  chanchal1987 Nov 2 '10 at 18:10
    
That's what's supposed to happen (there is no site-specific chat.webapps.stackexchange.com). What happens when you go to chat.stackexchange.com? –  Michael Mrozek Nov 2 '10 at 18:15

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I used to get

Your login data seems too old; please log in to any StackExchange site to refresh it.

when trying to log in to http://chat.stackexchange.com. It only worked after doing the global logout. Local logout didn't help.

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Either Marc or balpha once said it doesn't matter that you're logged in, it matters when you logged in. Try logging out of the sites and then logging back in and trying chat.

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You usually get a message about your login data being too old though –  Michael Mrozek Nov 2 '10 at 17:49
    
True. I'm not sure what is actually happening though. –  Rebecca Chernoff Nov 2 '10 at 17:55
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Still problem is not solved. –  chanchal1987 Nov 2 '10 at 18:11
    
@chanchal1987, Please provide details about what is happening? Do you get an error message? –  Rebecca Chernoff Nov 2 '10 at 18:13
    
No error messages. Only showing "Log In" link in the top of the page. –  chanchal1987 Nov 2 '10 at 18:17
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@cha What happens when you click it? –  Michael Mrozek Nov 2 '10 at 18:18
    
Problem is automatically solved after refreshing the chat page some time. –  chanchal1987 Nov 2 '10 at 18:18
    
@cha I'm not entirely sure that you're having a problem at all. You're not logged in to chat, and then you click "login" and you are? That's what's supposed to happen –  Michael Mrozek Nov 2 '10 at 18:22
    
I clicked login several times. Its opened an Login page and asking me to log in any of the stackexchange site. I don't know why this problem solved automatically. –  chanchal1987 Nov 2 '10 at 18:24

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