Browser unhappiness

KOKJ

New Member
#1
I'm running Win7 x64 and love it so far. However, I'm seeing some oddities when I browse using IE8.
For example: if I navigate to www.yahoo.com, it'll error out and not connect. If I hit refresh immediately, it still won't connect. If I wait a few mins then hit F5, it'll connect and run great. But it's that initial connection that is a PITA. I'm using Verizon's FiOS at 20Mbps down/5Mbps up so it's not my connection ;)

Any ideas?
 


KOKJ

New Member
#2
Alrighty then.
 


#3
try using a different browser and see if it has the same problem
 


#4
I'm seeing some oddities when I browse using IE8.
There's your problem ;) Use Firefox.
 


KOKJ

New Member
#5
Wildew. Will report back.

Update: I should've thought of that. But anyway, yea, Firefox is running much better. Thanks.
 


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#6
Firefox... If you want to use most of your internet speed use Google Chrome. It runs much faster and is nicer than old boring firefox.
 


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