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The type of currency I see is not where I live


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#1 vagabonder1

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 09:54 PM

Kind of hard to explain, but the other day I was shopping at kohls.com and it seemed my $ switched to the british pound sign. I though it was me accessing the web site through a wrong link and so I restarted my shopping by closing that link and opening a new web page... to have the same issue. The symbol was interchanged; however, the value of what I was buying was in american dollars (just with the british pound sign). I completed my purchase and didn't think about it again until today.
Today I go on to shutterfly to look at christmas cards and I get this symbol: £ instead of the dollar sign. Kind of weird to now have 2 web sites with messed up symbols right? I checked my system and it still has me in the USA... and I haven't found another site to give me an non $ symbol.

I've never encountered this (and I shop alot online)... any thoughts? I rescanned my computer (with Norton.... I know not the best) and nothing was detected.
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Posted 07 November 2012 - 10:45 PM

Hello vagabonder1,thisappears to a coding error. Read post 4 here
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#3 vagabonder1

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 10:06 AM

Thank you so much for the help! I'm curious why this happened when it was fine before?

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 02:53 PM

Site or forum maintenance may have introduced a bug undocumented feature in the site coding. Difficult to know what was done on the backend of the site to possibly cause it.

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Posted 08 November 2012 - 06:01 PM

From Australia I get the prices in $ but I need to use a converter to change it to Australian $.

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