Well, I just received this response from Ancestry in light of my problem report. To say the least, it is disappointing. I'm going to hope that this will really be resolved by the phone calls from Julie. Thank you, Julie.
Needless to say, I'll respond negatively.
Thank you for your email.
This is a common issue we see, and it is 99% of the time due to the wrong time and date on your machine. If you could please consult the following article, and follow the steps, it should fix your issue:
Answer Title: Authentication with Server Failed
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