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Can't load up Ebay homepage

I am unable to load Ebay, I have been trying for about 3-4 days now. All other internet pages are and have been working fine. The Ebay homepage tries to load but the pictures don't load fully then the egg timer freezes and it says not responding, I have done a search and it seems that many others are experiencing a similar problem but as all other pages work with absolutely no problem i think the fault is at Ebay's end. I have deleted temporary files and cookies etc as suggested by others but it made no difference.

Please help.

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  • plum duff Sep 30, 2008

    i have the same problem this started on 25/09/2008

  • Anonymous Sep 30, 2008

    ive got the same problem ebay pages are taking ages to load or not at all, this has been going on for the last few days ive done everything to, is there a problem with the ebay site does anyone know ?

  • evets2008 Oct 01, 2008

    Front page freezes but I can get in by going straight to the sign in page avoiding the front page. All other websites are OK?

  • jphil10427 Oct 01, 2008

    I am finding that the moment the ebay .co.uk home page starts to load the whole thing freezes and the windows task manager says that my ISP(aol) is not responding. My gut feeling is that the problem is at ebay.co.uk's end as I can get onto any of the foreign ebays with no probs. HELP!

  • boxerdog458 Oct 01, 2008

    also having the same problem, i can get on ebay.com fine, but ebay.co.uk just freezes, i dont understand as my partner can get on it on her lapton with no problems

  • sally porche Oct 02, 2008

    Tried again today and can get in fine so problem must be Ebays end!!

  • bheeley8001 Oct 02, 2008

    Can get into ebay, but as soon as I try logging on or watching an item, trying to bid on an item I get thrown out of ebay.

  • dekhand Oct 04, 2008

    Hi, I have the same problem, as soon as the front page comes up the screen freezes and I can get no response. I have to switch the computer off

    to get rid of ebay. I have no problems with any other website.

    Hopefully Dek

  • leeson1976 Oct 06, 2008

    home page freezes when trying to log on.

  • Anonymous Oct 06, 2008

    Same problem here.

    Any idea's anyone

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Having the same problem. I can list items but can't bring anything up on a search.

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I think sally porche is right, it is at ebays end. Mine as also stopped freezing after being locked for about 5 days. A bit awkward if your in the middle of selling an item. I almost scrapped the p.c.and bought a new one. [I have had it 8 years] It runs on steam!!

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