Saturday, May 9, 2009

I'm Online!

Finally the Yahoo mystery got solved!

Apparently, if you just click the "X" on the top right corner of the Yahoo messenger, and don't actually "Sign Out", it continues to show you as "Online"... even if you have checked the box in the "Settings" that says "Sign out of messenger when I close the main window"!

And I had been wondering about those off-liners waiting for me in the morning... especially the ones that went like - "How come u r online at this time?" To be honest, I had actually begun to think people around me were going mad... that they could see me online when both my computer and I were happily floating away in our respective "dreamlands"!

Huhhhh! How stupid really? Why give the setting if it doesn't work the way it says it does!

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6 comments:

Mukund said...

Well actually a bit stupid though I have never tried just closing the messenger without signing out...Funny thing...

Kaddu said...

Mukund:
It's totally idiotic!

navadeep said...

hey kaddu...up until now(whn i saw d comment on mukund's blog abt d gal's farewell thing)i presumed dat u were a guy...
ok so i read a few posts of urs n came across d familiar yet scary term SCJP(m in java too n finding it quite difficult)...n u mentioned smethng abt guwahati...r u by any chance frm assam??dnt mind me asking all dis...jus killing d curious cat u c....m frm assam too or mayb dats y...

Kaddu said...

Navdeep:
Hey welcome to my blog pal! Yeah, I'll be giving the SCJP on 1st July (if all goes according to plans). You studying Java currently or already working in it?
Btw, I'm not from Guwahati -- my father's younger bro stays thr with his family. Feel free to drop in again any time u like! :-)

navadeep said...

hey gud to c ur reply....ya m learning it(bit by bit) as well as working on it(a bit):)...i work at TCS bangalore... saw d HEAD FIRST buk in ur shelf down dre...a gud 1 must say...best of luck to u wit ur scjp...u wud do gud nyways witout dat too....(found out ur scores on reading ur blogs) god knows when will i get dat much courage to fix a date for it.... :(

Kaddu said...

Navdeep:
Ha ha! The date is fixed coz I already bought the voucher which is valid only till 7th July! :-D I hvnt yet started on the Head First book though, still doing the core Java part currently.

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