Anyone else still getting "invalid username or password" when trying to log in?

Discussion in 'Apple Music, Apple Pay, iCloud, Apple Services' started by Voodoo Murphy, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. macrumors newbie

    Feb 11, 2008
    My pref pane works just fine, but when I try to log into the website for mobileme, it keeps kicking back that error. I have tried resetting the password twice now, but still no luck. Anyone else?
  2. macrumors newbie

    Feb 18, 2008
    I too am unable to access the MobileMe web site, I get the same error message. It's very frustrating, but at least everything else seems to work just fine.
  3. macrumors 6502

    Jan 23, 2008
    Yep, same here. I can sync, I see updates between iPhone and Mac, but can't login.
  4. macrumors member

    Aug 7, 2006
    Im the opposite, i can get on to the mobileme web stuff fine, but in the pref pane im getting a bad username/password.
  5. macrumors regular

    Apr 6, 2008
    same here...can't login in to, phone and mac sync fine...

    Apple isn't winning me over during this free trial at the moment.
  6. macrumors newbie

    Jul 8, 2008
    Harlow, United Kingdom

    signed up for a free .mac trial about a month ago, but since the switchover, it's been doing sweet FA.
    Like you, I can log in via the prefpane, but no joy at all with the web interface, or webmail
    Quite frankly, even if Apple get their arses in gear and get it up and running, i won't be bothering to part with my cash. I think i'll stick with gmail
  7. macrumors member

    Jul 14, 2008
    Unlike you guys, I can log in fine. Has been the case all day. Unfortunately, none of my contacts, calendar or mail will sync. So nothing appears on the MobileMe site and nothing is being pushed to my phone. Thus, logging in is not very useful. One strange thing I did notice just a bit ago, when I log in, I can click Mail and Contacts just fine - just nothing appears. But when I click on Calendar, it stalls on Updating Calendar Info and then pops up the following error message. "Calendar Error. Calendar could not complete your action because of server error. Please try again." They really are having problems over there.
  8. macrumors 65816

    Mikey B

    Jan 4, 2008
    the island
    I had the same problem for the first couple of days. I can log in fine to the web app now, but I mail never loads and occasionally the iDisk and Account settings won't either. Everything is pushing/syncing great, however.
  9. macrumors member

    Oct 21, 2007
    I can't log in to mobile me either. I was able to set up mobile me in pref. and push mail, calendar, contacts works fine with my iphone.
  10. macrumors 601


    Jun 27, 2007
    Central U.S.
    yeah, it won't let me login to the webapp. it also deleted all the contacts on my iphone 3g, and it takes about 5 minutes for test mail from my gmail account to my mobile me account to push. what the hell apple??
  11. macrumors 6502a

    Feb 8, 2008
    London, UK
    If you can't log in to the webpage, change your password to something new, via the 'reset my password' (or something) option on the frontpage. This worked for me and others.
  12. macrumors member

    Jun 26, 2004
    For those that cannot login on the web side of things, try this:
    (login at with your full mobile me info and change your mobile me password, then login with your full mobileme email address on

    It's worked for most people so far.
  13. macrumors 6502

    Jul 26, 2005
    Total meltdown...

    I downloaded the MobleMe preference update from Apple and hen went about my business. Spent the entire day on MacMini checking email, using iCal, etc. Then I decided to change some settings in the MobileMe preferences and halfway through the changes it claimed I changed my password. I exited, checked my password using It worked. Went back into the system preferences on my Mac after logging out of and it was fine in terms of password. However, the sync preferences were grayed out. So, I close everything and restart. When I come back EVERYTHING is hanging. Apple and third party software. MobleMe still has grayed out preference, and worst of all, when I tried to open Mac Mail on my desktop, my .Mac mail account is gone. GONE!!! WTF! Is anyone else having this problem?

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