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Web pages load slowly

by Here4hlp / October 24, 2008 2:56 PM PDT

What could be wrong with my Internet explorer? Lately, web pages take long time to load even though my modem connects at the highest connection rate: 52.0 Kbps.

I am using a Toshiba Notebook with Windows XP Home Edition, Internet Explorer / Outlook Express version 6.02. It has manufacturer's 56K V.92 internal data/fax/voice modem

Can anyone assist?


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Other browsers.
by rdclmn7 / January 15, 2009 9:40 AM PST
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Avant Browser is fast.
Firefox is both fast and more secure.
Try another and compare.

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excuse me
by watto star / February 28, 2009 3:06 PM PST
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hey mate ur saying that your internet is slow on a dialup forum?

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by TheKamikazeSuicidePlane / March 11, 2009 12:15 PM PDT
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It's dial up. Of course it's slow. Unless every page is taking 2 mins to load. Then you have a problem considering that's even slow for dial-up

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optimize ie
by Techie_Master / March 19, 2009 8:17 PM PDT
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Temporary Internet Files folder gets full, your pages won't load properly.

to clean the excess files in IE, got to Tools-->Internet Options-->Delete Files. Then, go into the Settings and set "Check for newer versions of stored pages" to "Every visit to the page." Finally, set the "Temporary Internet files folder" setting to 10MB. Then, defrag your hard drive and you should be good to go

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Of course '"><:^)
by testinghere2 / July 24, 2014 5:01 AM PDT
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Of couse is slow, its dial up. '"><:^)

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Did you notice how old this thread is?
by Dafydd Forum moderator / July 24, 2014 5:05 AM PDT
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2098 days.


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(NT) Yes, dial up can be that slow.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 24, 2014 7:51 AM PDT
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Walked right into that one!
by Dafydd Forum moderator / July 24, 2014 7:56 AM PDT


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