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PAYE agent account, more miscoding.

Just a heads up, not a question.

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Further to previous (computer) coding errors as reporterd inter alia here:-

Latest is if you are in the agent tax account and try clicking on the 'breadcrumbs' e.g. 

Agent services home > PAYE client list > Client home

Then any other than the 'Client home' option tries to resolve to a localhost address so you get a "This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect." error message.

Obviously someone's been playing with the coding and hasn't properly tested it.


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By SteveHa
21st Sep 2020 10:59

Who on earth would think that testing on localhost is a robust test of a network designed interface to anything?

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By Wanderer
21st Sep 2020 11:24

To be fair when I was developing certain web based systems I would always set up and test, test, test in a localhost environment. Difference, which clearly hasn't been done in this case, is as soon as I uploaded I would test again in the live environment.

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By SXGuy
21st Sep 2020 11:50

You always test on localhost before moving it to a live site. Nothing new there, although most competent developers would have some sort of settings file which automatically updates any references to localhost to the actual domain.

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