Breakin' the mojo...

Discussion in 'Step I' started by SaltySqueegee, 05.26.06.

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  1. SaltySqueegee

    SaltySqueegee El Rey de Salsa 10+ Year Member

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    Was in the middle of an awesome 50-string set of questions on Kaplan... and then the lovely server-time-out error of death.

    Talk about breaking the state of mind. Oh well... I'll just have to keep clicking refresh to see what happens... +pissed+
     
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  3. bobmarley77

    bobmarley77 10+ Year Member

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    F-ck Kaplan!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
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    bivwack 10+ Year Member

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    yep me to,
    It ran real slow for the majority of the Questions then crapped out as i was reviewing my answers. i just singned up for it yesterday, should i expect this on a regular basis?
     
  5. SaltySqueegee

    SaltySqueegee El Rey de Salsa 10+ Year Member

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    Ugghhh... Just got off the phone with kaplan... they said it should be like this for another 2 hours... that is, it will be back up around 3:45pm EST... lovely :rolleyes:
     
  6. RB333

    RB333 Junior Member 5+ Year Member

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    Ha, I just tried calling Kaplan and couldn't get thru.

    I love how this board is just so on the ball!!!

    Thanks. I guess I'll hit the books.

    RB
     
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    RB333 Junior Member 5+ Year Member

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    Ha, I just tried calling Kaplan and couldn't get thru.

    I love how this board is just so on the ball!!!

    Thanks. I guess I'll hit the books.

    RB
     
  8. bobmarley77

    bobmarley77 10+ Year Member

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    Cool...you rule for finding that out....that gives me a chance to do some Robbins questions
     
  9. friedcfood

    friedcfood USC-IM 7+ Year Member

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    having problems too. Guess it's time to hit the books. yeah.
     
  10. beponychick

    beponychick SDN Angel 7+ Year Member

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    guys, sorry for this unrelated question, but are you allowed to print out questions/answers from Qbank? Or do all your notes have to be handwritten from the screen?

    Thanks!
     
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    James20062 Member 10+ Year Member

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    I just got $100 back. I figured i payed too much money for it to crap out like that. :mad:
     
  12. SaltySqueegee

    SaltySqueegee El Rey de Salsa 10+ Year Member

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    Hmmm... this is not my idea of convenient... i could only imagine if I had my test scheduled sooner and I was taking a full length practice test today.

    Still not up. Back to the BRS Path flash cards... :thumbup:
     
  13. DanceDoc

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    still not working...my test is on Tuesday...they told me there is no estimated "fix time"....was trying to do a full length practice exam today...this sucks :mad:
     
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    SaltySqueegee El Rey de Salsa 10+ Year Member

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    bolisol007 Member 2+ Year Member

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    I smell a class-action lawsuit in the works. I think it's called for too.
     
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    missbonnie floating 10+ Year Member

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    I got an email from a classmate who just got off the phone with kaplan - Qbank down till at least 8am EST TOMORROW

    Remember, there are free qs on webpath...

    bonnie
     
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    TOMORROW?!?!? as in 5/27? WTF
     
  18. RB333

    RB333 Junior Member 5+ Year Member

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    :mad: :mad: :mad:

    With my exam in three days, this is terrible.

    With the amount of $$$ we pay for this service, we should be able to rely on it 24/7. And if the server does go down, fine, but not for hours or even a day.

    Unacceptable...what can we do about this?? We can try other questions but truthfully, I, like others, have focused our studying around QBank availability.

    Class action lawsuit it is... :smuggrin:
     
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    SaltySqueegee El Rey de Salsa 10+ Year Member

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    Sure... when you get to it in your "spare-time" during clinicals... :laugh:
     
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    it really can't take that long to fix a server ... they must be taking the night off or something ....

    grrrrr


    well, for alternatives you can do webpath, robbins, the usmle released items, or those 30 free questions from like usmle123 (or something like that) ...
     
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    they're probably too busy answering our bloomin' phone calls and not fixing it...apparently different people are giving us different time estimates...argh
    :smuggrin: i only have 250 questions til i've done em all!

    ...and i haven't learned a thing!
    +pissed+
     
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    You can still check out explanations from old exams.... just in case you didn't review when first checking it out early on, and looking for something to do now (like i was). :oops:
     
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    It won't even let me get to my old tests. I can't get any further than the first/welcome page
     

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