For more than two years, I did not use JOSM and so I did not upload anything.

Now, the password no longer works. However, according to wiki, it is always the same password as, for example, for http://forum.openstreetmap.org - and here it works fine!

So - what can I do?

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asked 28 Mar '14, 06:06

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Just to check a couple of obvious things:

You're using a rcent version of JOSM?

The "use the default OSM server" box is ticked in preferences?

"Use basic authentication" is set?

(assuming you don't need to use a proxy) proxy settings are set to "no proxy"?

(28 Mar '14, 08:25) SomeoneElse ♦

If you really think that it's a problem with the service, please send a mail with your registration email address to the support
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Faq#Why_doesn.27t_my_login_work.3F

(28 Mar '14, 09:10) iii

Sure that you use the password and not OAuth? If OAuth: The OAuth permission might be invalid in the meantime (whyever). Make a new one. See your osm.org user account settings.

(28 Mar '14, 11:17) aseerel4c26 ♦

The question has been closed for the following reason "Problem is outdated (see answer)" by aseerel4c26 28 Mar '14, 14:50


Problem resolved. Login now works fine. Cause for the problem in the morning is unknown. Case may be closed.

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