acquiring web pages needs two goes

  awest3 09:10 06 Jul 2011

I seem to have acquired a problem with access to web pages. Frequently, but not always, when I click on a site or a new page within a site, all I get is 'awaiting response' if I go back to the previous page ( or out of the site then back in again) It all works first time.

Could this be a problem with IE9.?

Dell inspiron 530s, 4 gig mem, twin 1tb hdds, duel core processor.


  birdface 10:04 06 Jul 2011

Try going to comand prompt and typing in ipconfig /flushdns and press enter on the keyboard.

It should tell you that the DNS cache has been flushed,If so reboot and see if it makes any difference.

  awest3 10:45 06 Jul 2011

Interesting...It seems to have made a difference Thank you.

I'll keep checking and posta again if the solution seems permanent.

Thanks again

  awest3 10:57 07 Jul 2011

Just when I thought 'problem fixed' its back to the same again...

I'd be grateful for any other ideas.


  awest3 20:21 10 Jul 2011

problem solved... I went back to IE8..

Thanks for your help..

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