error message unable to load pages

  jarani 14:23 28 Feb 2011
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High spec XP desktop - suddenly developed this problem - on starting up loads pages ok - after 10 - 15 minutes or so it takes ages to come up with an error message unable to load pages - it applies to any pages or emails - when restarted it works OK again for a time then the message comes up again - it drives me nuts - I am completely at a loss what to do or where to look -help please

  northumbria61 14:40 28 Feb 2011

jarani - if this has just happened recently you could try a "system restore" - restore to a date prior to the problem occurring.

  birdface 14:40 28 Feb 2011

Try command prompt and type in ipconfig /flushdns then press enter on the keyboard.
it should tell you the dns cache has been flushed if so reboot and see if it makes any difference.

  jarani 17:00 01 Mar 2011

Thank you both for responding - System Restore seems to have worked - thank you - jarani

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