What To Do If A Website Won’t Load?

It gets very annoying whenever any website does not get loaded. The reason behind it can be internet connection, software, or else the website. In this blog, you will get to know some of the key ways to fix this problem and load the page.

What To Do If A Website Won't Load?

Best basic troubleshooting tips

Prefer loading that site on a different gadget. Check by loading the site on your smartphone or PC. Note that if the site gets loaded on other gadgets, then the problem is with the PC. And if the website is not able to get loaded on another gadget, then the issue is with the network or else the site itself.

Restart the PC. In the majority of times, a normal reboot can solve plenty of big problems. You need to reboot the PC and then check the site one more time.

Prefer loading the site in a new browser. It can be possible that some settings of the browser might have changed by mistake. Try out a different browser to load the site. If by chance, you just have one browser and do not have any other, then you can download another browser like Chrome or Opera.

For some time, turn off the antivirus program

  1. Firstly, right-click on the antivirus symbol. You shall get it from the System Tray.
  2. Then, choose ‘Disable’ or else ‘Turn Off.’ It might tell you that this step is safe.
  3. After doing the checking, don’t forget to turn on the antivirus.

Reset the modem and router

  1. Firstly, unplug the power cables of the modem as well as of the router. Give it some time.
  2. Then, plug in your modem and give it time to light up fully.
  3. Next, plug in your router and give it time to light up fully.

Have a look at the PC’s time and date settings

If by chance, the time and date are put incorrect, you shall not be able to connect to secure (https : // ) site. So, have a look at the PC or smartphone’s clock to ensure that it has been put to correct date and time.

Ensure sure that none of the parental control software are turned on

It is worth noting a fact that if any of the parental control is turned on, then it might stop working of some sites. So we suggest you for turning it off and then load the website page.

Aida Martin is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Aida  has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup

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Published by Aida Martin

IT expert having deep knowledge about PC antivirus products. Mainly researching and writing blogs.

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