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== Examples ==
 
== Examples ==
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Note that many of these examples are failed logins; they're just the easiest kind of error to generate.
  
 
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/ MediaWiki] failed login
 
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/ MediaWiki] failed login
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  <p>Some required information is missing or incomplete. Please correct your entries and try again.</p>
 
  <p>Some required information is missing or incomplete. Please correct your entries and try again.</p>
 
  <ul><li>Please enter an amount greater than zero.</li></ul>
 
  <ul><li>Please enter an amount greater than zero.</li></ul>
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* [http://www.google.com/ Google] apps login error
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<pre><div class="errormsg" id="errormsg_0_Passwd">
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Username and password do not match. (You provided XXXXXXXXXX)
 
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== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==

Revision as of 18:13, 24 June 2007

Error Message Examples

Contributors

Introduction

Examples of error messages published as chunks of readable (X)HTML by Web applications.

Table of Contents

Examples

Note that many of these examples are failed logins; they're just the easiest kind of error to generate.

<div class="errorbox">
   <h2>Login error:</h2>
   Incorrect password or confirmation code entered. Please try again.
 </div>
  • WordPress, failed to enter required fields in comment
<p>Error: please fill the required fields (name, email).</p>
  • PayPal , trying to send negative dollars.
<div class="messageBox error">
 <p>Some required information is missing or incomplete. Please correct your entries and try again.</p>
 <ul><li>Please enter an amount greater than zero.</li></ul>
 </div>
<div class="errormsg" id="errormsg_0_Passwd">
 Username and password do not match. (You provided XXXXXXXXXX)
 </div>

See Also