Socheat wrote:If you really don't like the SID appearing when you first log in try this. After you initially log in, click the Forums link at the top again. The SID will disappear, but you will still be logged in.
If the SID is showing up all the time, something is not right with your cookies. Try clearing all your cookies (if possible), and check your security level.
Thanks Socheat. Took a while, but I've got it fixed now. It was
Afterwards I remembered the "Opera 4 File Explorer" which does
allow selective access to cache and cookie file and other things (emphatically recommended to all Opera users).
(who is melting in the current heat wave)