Flickr access with Google

Discussion in 'Help and Feedback' started by muzee, Apr 23, 2014.

  1. muzee

    muzee Veteran

    Apr 30, 2013
    I'm having issues logging into Flick with my Google account - keeps saying there was error and that I should try again. Anyone else seeing/seen this?

  2. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Flickr is trying to steal your soul. Log out and close your browser, clear cache, reopen browser and try again
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  3. muzee

    muzee Veteran

    Apr 30, 2013
    Strange - didn't work when I used the "Signin with Facebook or Google" link down at the bottom (as I've always done). However it works when I put my google credentials right into Yahoo login and password fields. Didn't know this worked.
  4. muzee

    muzee Veteran

    Apr 30, 2013
    So I guess it's official now - logged in this morning an saw this message:
    "Flickr is removing Facebook and Google sign-in. To sign in to Flickr you need to create a Yahoo account."
  5. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    Perhaps that is a good thing? I have a few diehard computer geek pals from ye olden days (I mean OLD) and they all swear they'd rather be drawn and quartered than let FB get ahold of their info.