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    MSE News: NatWest customers locked out
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    • 9th Feb 18, 1:07 PM
    MSE News: NatWest customers locked out 9th Feb 18 at 1:07 PM
    NatWest customers locked out of their account... for using an apostrophe...
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    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 9th Feb 18, 1:22 PM
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    Isn!!!8217;t it amazing that certain websites don't recognise apostrophes !!!8211; or other !!!8220;genuine!!!8221; punctuation

    I wonder if any other websites have the same problem
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    • By teddysmum 9th Feb 18, 1:31 PM
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    Isn!!!8217;t it amazing that certain websites don't recognise apostrophes !!!8211; or other !!!8220;genuine!!!8221; punctuation

    I wonder if any other websites have the same problem
    Originally posted by One-Eye


    This site seems to have problems.
    • Katiehound
    • By Katiehound 9th Feb 18, 1:31 PM
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    What is it with these bizarre strings of letters and numbers that keep appearing on this website !!!8217;t??

    Certain banks, NatWest included don't allow you to use symbols or punctuation marks in your password which seems daft- makes the password a good deal safer.
    Maybe that's also why folk are locked out?
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    • societys child
    • By societys child 9th Feb 18, 1:40 PM
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    • 9th Feb 18, 1:40 PM
    What is it with these bizarre strings of letters and numbers that keep appearing on this website !!!8217;t??
    It's actually an apostrophe (or should be), some iPads are having problems apparently .

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    • By 18cc 9th Feb 18, 1:51 PM
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    • 9th Feb 18, 1:51 PM
    The strings are appearing on a W10 laptop as well (running IE11)
    • harz99
    • By harz99 9th Feb 18, 2:08 PM
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    • 9th Feb 18, 2:08 PM
    Believed by some to be connected with MSEs efforts to prevent spam on the forums, blocking of non English characters and words.
    • MSE Andrea
    • By MSE Andrea 9th Feb 18, 2:13 PM
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    • 9th Feb 18, 2:13 PM
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    • 9th Feb 18, 2:13 PM
    Hi!

    If anyone's having apostrophe problems on MSE please have a read of this thread.

    Apostrophe Problems

    Could you reply on there to help keep this one on topic?

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