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Bright Solid, please spend money on genes reunited

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SylviaInCanada Report 23 Oct 2011 20:22

well, it IS the weekend, Joy!!

I never expect a response from GR staff on the weekend

unlike other sites that I could name!


Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 23 Oct 2011 20:09



SylviaInCanada Report 22 Oct 2011 21:52


....... that would be very interesting to know!

I haven't seen any names that were not on "old" GR

but I do wonder if more is being spent on BS's original sites, such as fmp and Scotland's People.

GR being the bottom of the totem pole

............. it is also interesting to note that GR's "sister" site, Friends Reunited, also has a lot of complaints on it.



SylviaInCanada Report 22 Oct 2011 21:51

and it's still not working properly

Click on Board name

Board opens

Click on Thread title

Get the "OOPS" message

Click on Back button

thread has opened.

haven't yet been kicked off site though!


Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 22 Oct 2011 10:05

Well who are the 'Technical Support 'Team, have we ever seen their names, or postings?...or is Phil Jack of all Trades...

From a very fedup and fuming Chris :)


Gins Report 22 Oct 2011 09:57

What a pile of poop this site is :-| :-| :-|

The worrying thing is that GR have posted telling us that it has been fixed........yer avin a laugh!

Wonder if it because its the weekend and they havent got the staff to sort it?

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 22 Oct 2011 08:58

IGP - GR did say in facebook that posts from them would appear here so presumably you are directing me to one; it would differ from my plea above.


InspectorGreenPen Report 22 Oct 2011 06:50


SylviaInCanada Report 22 Oct 2011 01:37

I agree!


Sally Report 21 Oct 2011 22:39

i agree

sally w :-S

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 21 Oct 2011 22:32

I posted that on facebook on 14 October.
GR assured me that the speed and efficiency of the site is something they are always striving to improve and it was hoped I would begin to notice improvements soon.

The same day:

Today using google chrome:-
"No data received
Unable to load the webpage because the server sent no data.
Here are some suggestions:
Reload this webpage later.
Error 324 (net::ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE): The server closed the connection without sending any data."


The service from genes reunited over the last months, not just today, has been unacceptable.

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 21 Oct 2011 21:19

Please, Bright Solid, spend money on genes reunited to make it work efficiently; it is the slowest site that I know, and one can see various issues reported in the suggestions board. It would be pointless me sending an email to support or technical etc; I would be asked which browser I use and my response would be that I use internet explorer, firefox and chrome. One can see from the reported issues that the "bugs" in the site have been about for many months; it is frustrating, as I am sure you will appreciate. Thank you.