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Jeff Paquette
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Message 1055856 - Posted: 14 Dec 2010, 6:25:01 UTC

Hey Guys,
Not quite sure how this happened, but I seem to have 2 accounts for S@H. How can I merge them and fix this issue?

Thanks!

Jeff

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Message 1055875 - Posted: 14 Dec 2010, 8:16:58 UTC - in response to Message 1055856.

BOINC accounts (at any project) can't be merged.

Just make sure that all your computers are attached using the same account and that you are logged into it when online.

If you want to, you can fill the fields of the obsolete account with dummy data.

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Message 1064306 - Posted: 7 Jan 2011, 16:53:03 UTC - in response to Message 1055875.

I to had another account and when I changed my email address and computer I couldn't access my account anymore because I forgot my password. I have a new account now but would like to add the credit from my old account to it. Oh well I guess.
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Message 1075021 - Posted: 7 Feb 2011, 13:27:55 UTC

.. have kind of similar issue .. can´t change old account, because no pw and/ or id .. but it has the same name; what to do best? kind rgds.
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Message 1075217 - Posted: 7 Feb 2011, 23:58:18 UTC - in response to Message 1075021.

.. have kind of similar issue .. can´t change old account, because no pw and/ or id .. but it has the same name; what to do best? kind rgds.

User name are not unique so they are not helpful. If you have the original data directory then the Boinc project authentication key can be retrieved. Otherwise without Email and password there is no way to access the account.
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Message 1075243 - Posted: 8 Feb 2011, 1:59:06 UTC - in response to Message 1075217.

.. have kind of similar issue .. can´t change old account, because no pw and/ or id .. but it has the same name; what to do best? kind rgds.

User name are not unique so they are not helpful. If you have the original data directory then the Boinc project authentication key can be retrieved. Otherwise without Email and password there is no way to access the account.

If you can still receive emails at the email address you can use the forgot password link to send you the authenticator, with which you can login (also with the forgot password link).
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Message 1076106 - Posted: 11 Feb 2011, 12:41:44 UTC - in response to Message 1075243.

many thanx for your answers .. this is what i expected, but hope was there; so .. i´m stuck .. i haven´t ANYthing left from then .. bad luck ;-); now i "lost" seti completely .. nothing is updating .. all projects running, seti not overtaking cross-id, and reporting servers, which are already dead .. shall wait a bit. kind rgds.
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