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Dear Sir !
I'm using Nestcape Navigator 3.0 Gold.Now I couldn't visit some web sites such as : http://www.excites.com,http://www8.zdnet.com/pcmag...
Last two weeks I had visited it But Now I couldn't visit it.
I thought that maybe the line is busy so I had tried another times but I have the same proplemL:
It often appeared: Host www.excites.com contacted.Waiting for reply.I waited for it too 20 minutes but It continued:
 Host www.excites.com contacted.Waiting for reply.I assure that It's not proplem with my ISP or modem(I'm using Cardinal33,6 External Fax/modem and at that time I could visit some other web sites:http://www.cnn.com,http://www.espn.com.
In Network Preference:(of my computer)
Memory cache:1042 K
Disk cache: 5000 K
Network buffer size :30 K
Langues: Enable Java,Javescript.
I choose No proxies.
I really don't know the problem. So that I really want you to help me.Thank you for taking the time to read this information.
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by:cutetech
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I believe www..excites.com has been down. I cant connect to this site too. And the PC magazine one is working fine
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by:Technocrat062397
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Its not a problem with your web browser.  Your web broweser works fine.  If you can visit one site on the internet you should be able to get to them all.  Sometimes Websites go down (No one can access them), or are taken down for many different reasons.  when I checked www.exites.com was down and zdnet is up.  There are many things that can happen on the internet not involving your computer that can make a website go down.  Watch  your spelling and lookout for typos.
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by:atu
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Dear Technocrat !
Thank you for answring but Could you should try more web sites ?
and tell to me the results. Because of I couldn't visit some more web sites
http://www8.zdnet.com/pcmag
http://pathfinder.com/people
It had problem: Host pathfinder.com contacted. Waiting for reply....
I'm using NetMedic and It told me that Time out waiting to receive the page(http://pathfinder.com/people)
and The web sites didn't respond to your request(http://www8.zdnet.com)I think I should try another time this web site.
Even When I tried those web sites:
http://update.wsj.com
http://home.vnd.net
It appeared: Transferring data from home.vnd.net...
I waited a long times but I have the same results.So I really want you try some web sites again for me and Please help me How to solve the problem.
Best regards
Mark
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by:sshy
ID: 1855587
What about other users of your
ISP? If they have the same problem
then maybe the problem is in ISP.

Sometimes such situation happens when ISP
uses proxy servers for all http requests and this
proxy configured unproperly.
(And even if you put "No proxy" in your configuration
still your request will go through ISP's proxy).


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by:eriklee
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I had the same problem a while back -- now i had to set proxy to 'manual proxy' to some socks server. You should email your service provider & find out if you need to proxy.

So far nobody has been able to tell me why only Netscape32bit is affected ; i still surf with Netscape16 BUT i don't need to proxy. If i use netscape32 & i don't proxy - i can never get to some sites like www.netscape.com bit can surf to www.novell.com.
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by:atu
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Well,Thank you anyway your helping.I appreciate your help.
Best regards
Mark Peter
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curly earned 200 total points
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Trying to Ping the site or do a tracert. To do this you go to dos and type ping www.somewhere.com and it will tell you if the site is acceptable. Or type tracert www.somewhere.com and see if the route to the server is down. Hope this helps.
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