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I'm using IE 7 and Firefox 3. I'm able to pull up all websites i type in but one on my desktop PC. The error I'm getting is "Page Load Error" Network Timeout The server at .com is taking too long to respond. However on my phone through sprint and on my laptop through same Comcast modem I use for my PC I'm able to see the site. It's not a the host server otherwise i wouldn't be able to pull it up on my phone and laptop, or so i think. I've tried turning off my firewall and still i can not pull up site. I've Talked to tech of host site. Went to - That site removes all ISP proxy settings and runs it thru a clean proxy. It worked there so he told me problem is on the network somewhere between my computer and the ISP or the ISP out to the net. Unfortunately my ISP does not have "real" techs and i'm still talking with people reading canned answers.

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  • mrtdubb Dec 21, 2008

    OK I did that and here is my result

    ping www, [] with 32 bytes of data:

    Request timed out.

    Request timed out.

    Request timed out.

    Request timed out.

    Ping statistics for

    Packets: Sent =4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100%),

    Also my firewall was turned off for the ping test. What next? thanks



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Try to ping it,
go start then to run , type "CMD"
then type "ping"
if there is any reply so ur ISP is working fine
if not try to put the DNS server address in that pc manually,
and check if there any installed personal firewall

Posted on Dec 21, 2008

  • ronraz2001 Dec 22, 2008

    ok man, did u check ur tcp/ip config.
    go to control panel, then network-connections
    then right click in ur lan connection,
    then double click on ("internet protocol (tcp/ip)"
    check "obtain an ip address auto"
    and check "obtain dns server address auto"
    if this is ur default settings, try to modify them
    first go to run and type "cmd" then type "ipconfig"
    copy the same ip address,subnet mask, default gateway,
    and put the default gateway ip in the preferred dns address
    then press ok
    and try



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