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HI all

I/we keep having problem on a few computer.

Ever so often I go on a site and it said that the webpage is not available you press F5 or reload and it loads.

Anyidea why this is happening?

All windows 7 using Chrome/IE7/Firefox

cheers

matt
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by:andreizz
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Could you tell us please the adress of the webpage in questioning?
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by:Amick
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There are a number of reasons this could be happening, but the most common is that the "handshake" between your computer and the webserver didn't complete successfully within the allotted time, and this is usually not something you can control.  The webserver may have been busy, there may have been network congestion, the reply to your request from the server may have been corrupted, or simply lost.  Because it is "every so often" that you have this issue, it seems to be within the range of normal and is probably not something to worry about.
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by:Matb396
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It happen on any web site, thing like BBC/Google etc

Sorry when i say "every so often" I'm mean about 1 out of ever 10 pages we look at on avg.

Which seem to be higher then normal to me?
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by:Matb396
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O and seem to be losing the style sheets as well, as all the text loads up funny.

You press F5 and it looks good again
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by:andreizz
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What is your internet connections speed?
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2.5 mbps
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well it's not low and not high so i think it's just the speed and the normal rate off fails..
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is there any way to stop this?
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2.5mb/s for more than 1 computer is a bit low, try getting a bigger bandwidth connection.
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We have 4 user and 2 broadband connection at 2.5mbps we cant have any more.

Any other ideas?
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You could also modify you HOSTS file and enter there the most used website that you visit

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/tutorial51.html
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You computer will see immediatly the ip adress behind a url and not wait for dns to resolv.
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This seem silly as you would have to add every domain/ip you use.

That a lot!

Any other ideas?
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If you are using wireless connections, consider connecting one computer with a wire to see if the problem gets better. If so, you may have interference on your communication channel that is contributing to the problem and the solution would be to change to a different frequency.

I think 2.5 Mbps is fast enough to support 4 users in general web-surfing and e-mail without dropouts.  For years big companies connected hundreds of users over 1.2 mbps T1 lines.  Faster is often better, but it probably isn't the problem in this case.
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They are all wired...
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There is a tool at http://www.dslreports.com/tweaks that will evaluate your connection. It may help you determine what is causing your problem. Please run the test if your environment allows you to do so.
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Didn't find anything out
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