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Bad promotional code

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As I am writing a blog about geocaching (in Norwegian at the moment) I want to use the promotional code to route new geocachers to use project-GC. But when I try to use the code I get a "Bad promotional code" warning in the middle of the page.

Is it because I am the one using it? Or is it because there is a bug with my code? Perhaps someone on the forum will try it to see if they get the same response?

Here is the code I got: http://project-gc.com/r/92f069df

Hænningsen from the north of Europe
asked Jan 24, 2016 in Support and help by Hænningsen (920 points)

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When I click on your link, I don't see any error. It is (probably) because you are trying to you "use" your own referral code, which does not make sense. Other users will not see such error.

When I try to use my own, I see the error too. You can re-check with mine: http://project-gc.com/r/f2487a39

It should work the same way for other users with your code.

answered Jan 24, 2016 by Jakuje (Moderator) (103,190 points)
selected Jan 24, 2016 by Hænningsen
Thank you. Then I will start using the code
Exactly. It's not possible to use your own code. (The error message should be better there, preferrably...)
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