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Safari Not Responding

Every time I open Safari, I get a "Safari not responding" message, the internet connection is fine, the problem is with Safari, what can I Do?

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  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    Every time I go to SAFARI I get message, "Safari cannot connect to server.
    WHY?? I never had this problem before??!!

  • Anonymous Nov 26, 2008

    I can use firefox with my wireless network but not safari. Keeps saying server not responding.

  • up12 Dec 04, 2008

    Safari freezes when I want to give it permission to access an applet (Ephox Pty Ltd) that would allow me to use Java.
    Any ideas?

  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    I am having exactly the same problem. Nothing seems helps - I have already re-installed Safari countless times, but after calling up a couple of bookmarks, Safari stops responding and I have to force quit it.



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Try to reinstall Safari.

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Best I can figure is that the kids
> click on the red close window button (thinking they are quitting), and
> then they go to the blue apple and click on logout. I guess the logout
> process tries to quit Safari and can't
> for some reason. So Safari stops responding and logout times out.

Take a look with lsof or sc_usage and see what Safari is holding open when
it happens.

or to a website two days ago and then I always get a message, 'server stopped responding' through Safari. Now I can access the site on a PC or any other Mac, just not mine. I emptied the cache, reset Safari, removed all cookies. I can access the site with my username and password elsewere, ie., other computers. ...

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Download Firefox. It has better security and it is FREE.

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Hi there.
The problem is the internet not the web browsers, and it depends what time of day your trying to connect to a certain site, this is because 99% of ISP's have taken on a fair usage policy which means at certain times of the day your connection speed is capped to the internet doesn't get clogged up.
I use a Windows PC with a 50meg connection and i experience the same problems with certain sites.
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