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Administrator options not functioning
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Description

New here. I use Auto Wiki Browser on Wikia.com. I have run into an error that prevents me from using the administrator tools for the program. Such as MOVE and DELETE.

Event Timeline

Bunai created this task.Oct 9 2017, 3:40 AM
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Reedy added a subscriber: Reedy.Oct 9 2017, 11:20 AM

And what error would that be?

Hi @Bunai, thanks for taking the time to report this!
Unfortunately this report lacks some information. If you have time and can still reproduce the problem: Please add a more complete description to this report (a list of steps to reproduce which leave no room for interpretation what to do, describing actual results and expected results after performing the steps to reproduce, AWB version information, etc).
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@Bunai, 02:20, 9 October 2017 (UTC) wrote:

description: I am on Wikia and trying to move pages to a new title, but the AWB won't allow it. I have admins status on both my main and bot.

workaround:

Exception:ApiErrorException
Message:API returned the following error: 'Invalid token'
Call stack:<pre> at WikiFunctions.API.ApiEdit.CheckForErrors(String xml, String action) at WikiFunctions.API.ApiEdit.Move(String title, String newTitle, String reason, Boolean moveTalk, Boolean noRedirect, Boolean watch) at WikiFunctions.Article.Move(Session session, String& newTitle) at AutoWikiBrowser.MainForm.MoveArticle()</pre>

OS: Microsoft Windows NT 6.2.9200.0
version: AutoWikiBrowser (5.9.0.0), WikiFunctions (5.9.0.0), revision 12137 (2016-12-25 12:48:36)
net: 2.0.50727.8794
duplicate:
site: http://gaia.wikia.com

Josve05a moved this task from Backlog to Bugs on the AutoWikiBrowser board.
Reedy added a comment.Jul 8 2018, 2:54 PM

Wikia run an ancient version of MediaWiki. It's very possible that AWB is using token requests from MW that won't work on Wikia