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Discussion in 'Geek Patrol' started by uffex, May 27, 2022.

  1. uffex

    uffex Senior Member

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    Good day yes that sums up my experience although recently it appears to have been a less frequent occurrence.
     
  2. Nige

    Nige Senior Member

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    G..G..G..Granville.........!! Fetch your cloth.
    Still doing it today.
     
  3. kshansen

    kshansen Senior Member

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    Have not had it get hung up today but it does seem to do it pretty often. I have tried logging of and back on, sometimes that seems to work other times not.

    Of course now that I mentioned it not doing it five minutes from now it will!
     
  4. Birken Vogt

    Birken Vogt Charter Member

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    I haven't seen it for quite a while but maybe it just came back of late.
     
  5. uffex

    uffex Senior Member

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    Good day
    Since the latest Firefox update it seems to work OK apart from opening from a dead PC, the appearance differs from opening from the forum option.
    Kind regards
    Uffex
     
  6. Birken Vogt

    Birken Vogt Charter Member

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    It was bad just a little while ago. Had not had much trouble for a long time, then the last couple of days it started in again.
     
  7. uffex

    uffex Senior Member

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    Initial opening of the webpage has become terribly slow (compared with other page's -not a local issue)
    ,some actions freeze the screen to a standstill.
    A minor rant pasting a illustration seems to automatically duplicate rather unnecessary.Kind regards
    Uffex
     
  8. heymccall

    heymccall Senior Member

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    It's still a fairly common occurrence here.
    Usually it's when I'm posting a helpful response. Quite frustrating, but, alas, I'm not paying the bills for the server and software.
     
  9. Tinkerer

    Tinkerer Senior Member

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    Almost a daily occurrence with me.
    I tried different browsers and search engines with NO ad blockers and that didn't help.
    A strange black progression bar appears when I try to post a response and the page stalls for a long time.
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    Last edited: Aug 10, 2022 at 9:16 AM
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  10. Steve Frazier

    Steve Frazier Founder Staff Member

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    I'll contact our tech again. With it being a random thing it's been hard to track down and figure out. I've had it happen to me on occasion but it's infrequently. Tonight I clicked "New Posts" and blinked and didn't realize the page had refreshed already. I've noticed the progression bar too when it has stalled.
     
  11. kshansen

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    Kind of like when you get called out on a repair job and the machine is working perfectly but are told it happened three times in the last week! How do you go about repairing something that works perfect 95% of the time and only acts up when you are the other side of the state?

    That's about the way this site is for me, sometime it hangs up a couple times in a day but then works great 95% of the time. I close out the site and go back in a couple hours latter and almost always works fine again. I am using Brave browser and have for many months.
     
  12. John C.

    John C. Senior Member

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    I don't know if it makes any difference but I seem to get issue when there are lots of people on site and plenty of new posts seeming to happen in lightning fashion. Then I try to respond to something and I get the bars at the top right corner.