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Can't create New Facebook Application (6 posts)

  1. LFGabel
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I go to https://www.facebook.com/developers/ and create a new application, but it never gets there. Firefox 16.0.2 gives me an error: "The page isn't redirecting properly. Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete."

    Therefore I cannot set up a Facebook application to allow for login.

    Any ideas?


  2. murphdog
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Did you try using IE or Chrome? You only need to do it once, so why not just use another browser to do it?

  3. LFGabel
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I tried IE and Safari. IE just went into an infinite redirection loop and Safari never even mkes it to the login screen, telling me the "server isn't responding". I tried "http" and "https".

    I tried Safari and Chrome on an iPad. Safari went into a redirection loop, and Chrome did nothing, stalling on the login page.

    Maybe the developer resource moved? Could this be it? http://developers.facebook.com/tools/ I don't really know what I'm looking for.

  4. murphdog
    Posted 3 years ago #

    both of those are valid / take you to the same site, I just logged in to look at mine and more specifically, it took me to

  5. murphdog
    Posted 3 years ago #

    It might have soemthing to do with the privacy or security settings in your browsers. That's what I first thought when you mentioned FF did a redirect. I've seen that, but not the very end of it where it says "never complete"

  6. LFGabel
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thanks for your patience, murphdog. It is strange that I get the same issues on multiple browsers on multiple devices.

    Where to I go to now? It seems to me that the "Websites" link would be best, but I'm not sure. I have no idea where exactly to "create" my application.

    If anything, the instructions for Facebook with this plugin need clarification.


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