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Cannot login to Google+

Follow these exact instructions for Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome and press Ctrl+Shift+N to open a new "Incognito Window" 
  2. Go to https://accounts.google.com/ServiceLogin?hl=en&service=oz&continue=https://plus.google.com 
  3. Press F12 and choose the "Resources" tab at the bottom
  4. Select "Cookies" and "accounts.google.com"
  5. Highlight and copy down the GAPS cookie, it will look something like this: 1:z1243498373svfTQZN-iClkd8GQ:Hd7d7djd-ldklD73k 
  6. Login using the special Google Page account details you setup previously, answer any verification questions. 
  7. Important: Now go back to WordPress > Simple Social > Google+ Settings and delete the existing Google+ account that is having problems
  8. Click Add New to create a new account, enter the Google Page login details AND the GAPS cookie from the browser.
  9. Click Save and Connect. 
  10. It should work. 
  11. If it doesn't, send through a support ticket with all the details so we can investigate and fix it up for you. 
Follow these instructions from Firefox
  1. Open Firefox, click the menu and choose "New Private Window"
  2. Go to https://accounts.google.com/ServiceLogin?hl=en&service=oz&continue=https://plus.google.com 
  3. Press F12 and click on the "Storage" tab (if you don't see Storage, click the Settings cog icon and tick the "Storage" option)
  4. Select "Cookies" and "accounts.google.com"
  5. Highlight and copy down the GAPS cookie, it will look something like this: 1:z1243498373svfTQZN-iClkd8GQ:Hd7d7djd-ldklD73k 
  6. Login using the special Google Page account details you setup previously, answer any verification questions. 
  7. Important: Now go back to WordPress > Simple Social > Google+ Settings and delete the existing Google+ account that is having problems
  8. Click Add New to create a new account, enter the Google Page login details AND the GAPS cookie from the browser.
  9. Click Save and Connect. 
  10. It should work. 
  11. If it doesn't, send through a support ticket with all the details so we can investigate and fix it up for you.