Old 12-27-2009, 07:38 PM
pcuser pcuser is online now
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 164
Default Hi,

I'm kind of new here and I have a question. I'm getting faster as I challenge myself with hard puzzles. I'm starting to get into the low 400 point scores. Suffice it to say I have good logic skills. I was working on a 100% month when suddenly I saw 99.7% a couple of days ago. I know I didn't fail to complete a puzzle and I haven't met one I couldn't eventually solve. So, has this happened to anyone else? Is there a bug in the scoring system? I really wanted to get into the upper levels of 100% play this month. Thanks for any help.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2009, 10:10 PM
Laura's Avatar
Laura Laura is offline
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 79

Hi PCUser:

Yes I have had that happen, a few nights ago as a matter of fact. (I sent a note to Admin about it.) I completed a puzzle and was notified that it had been initiated by a registered user. Somehow, after I started that puzzle I was logged out. I noticed some time later that my score was below 100%. I checked the Recent Games list and the unsolved puzzle was listed there -- it turned out to be the same one I was doing when I was logged off, even though I had completed it.

Perhaps something similar happened to you. The only disadvantage to me was that my solve time really went up -- it had taken something like 2300 seconds for this puzzle. It might be a good idea for you to check your score before you log off and make sure that it's at 100%. If not, go to the Recent Games list and find the puzzle that was missed. The cryptogram site gives you 120 minutes to pick up any puzzles missed, but you have a much longer period here -- I think it's 24 hours.

Hope this helps!

Best regards,
Reply With Quote
Old 12-27-2009, 11:43 PM
pcuser pcuser is online now
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 164
Default Thank you

Unfortunately, I don't know what precipitated the error and when I saw it, the recent puzzled showed nothing incomplete...
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

About Puzzle Baron

The Puzzle Baron family of web sites has served millions and millions of puzzle enthusiasts since its inception in 2006. From cryptograms to acrostics, logic puzzles to drop quotes, patchwords to wordtwist and even sudoku, we run the gamut in word puzzles, printable puzzles and logic games.