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My Internet keeps freezing - What is going on !!!!

john77john77

hi

i am on aol and as i am scrolling through web pages or scrolling down it keeps freezing, if i click on anything at this time it comes up "not responding" this last about 30 sec to 1 min then is fine again

keeps happening about every ten mins !!

i have run ad aware and spybot

any ideas !?

thanks in advance

john

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    rob585
    the cold seems to be getting to everything...LOL
    shacal
    [COLOR="Magenta"]do you use the aol software ? if so id uninstall it (assuming you have a router and not a modem ) and use firefox you can still do everything as you did with aol software ! it`s the best thing i ever did [/COLOR]
    john77
    it a pain in the a*se
    shacal
    john77
    it a pain in the a*se


    [COLOR="Magenta"]lol aol is ,if it wasen`t for the good price i pay them i would be off in a shot :w00t:[/COLOR]
    deb8z
    deb8z5 years, 10 months ago #5Show comment tools Reply
    Its AOL its carp,mine says not responding EVERY day at some point,i reboot and its ok again.
    djnaff
    put the heating on it will warm up you internet

    as above remove the aol software it uses too much resources and is no longer needed if you have a router
    firefox or goolgle chrome
    Predikuesi
    You can't be on HotUKDeals then :)
    Alethea82
    AOL are **** end of story esp. if ur on a phoneline connection (BT) all phone line based internet connection is..........anyway i suggest if u think you mite have a virus then download AVG its free security for ur computer and the best about, much better than norton etc. if u have a virus that will sort it. but if its just ur connection then ur screwed unless u can change to a cable connection (virgin or something) plus remove all the stupid aol software as others have suggested, its rubbish and u dont need it, just slows ur computer down more. good luck :)
    john77
    never heard of firefox is it any good
    WeeWifie
    I got to as far as "i am on aol" before realising there's no way I can help you when you're with A.O.Hell....

    I've been with them a couple of times... been through hell and back with them. Never again. And after I left them the final time they continued to dock my bank account with the charge for using them for 18 MONTHS!! And I just couldn't get it stopped no matter what I did. It got that bad I felt like just changing my bank account until I finally got it sorted. They kept trying to tell me via phone and emails and letters etc that I was still logging on and using their service.... Bull****.

    I hate useless AOL.
    WeeWifie
    oh and they only refunded the last three months I paid them "as a courtesy... we don't need to be doing this". depsite me paying for about 18 months when I had cancelled them + uninstalled.
    shacal
    john77
    never heard of firefox is it any good


    [COLOR="Magenta"]yes i really like firefox lots of add ons aswell:-D[/COLOR]
    shacal
    [COLOR="Magenta"]have a read here http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/[/COLOR]
    WeeWifie
    firefox is miles better than Internet Explorer imho
    Angelstar
    deb8z
    Its AOL its carp,mine says not responding EVERY day at some point,i reboot and its ok again.


    I agree i always say aol's favourite saying is "aol is not responding", i have had problems with aol for a week and need a new router which they said "let me just check you are entitled to a new router" I thought the cheeky buggars, so i'm waiting for my new router and borrowing my dad's spare one in the mean time x x x x x
    deb8z
    I don't have a router,i have a modem

    I just tend to put up with the carp service coz i think,ohh its only a tenner a month..lol
    shacal
    Angelstar
    I agree i always say aol's favourite saying is "aol is not responding", i have had problems with aol for a week and need a new router which they said "let me just check you are entitled to a new router" I thought the cheeky buggars, so i'm waiting for my new router and borrowing my dad's spare one in the mean time x x x x x


    [COLOR="Magenta"]I hope you made sure that by them sending you a new router you haven`t been put on a new contract for 18 months ? i`ve heard of this happening :w00t:[/COLOR]
    shacal
    deb8z
    I don't have a router,i have a modem

    I just tend to put up with the carp service coz i think,ohh its only a tenner a month..lol


    [COLOR="Magenta"]is it the old speed touch 576 modem? if i was you i`d buy a cheap wireless router i paid £10 for mine off flea bay and id get rid of any aol software on the pc you`ll be amazed how much hassle free you`ll be i get no more not responding no more waiting for aol to load up and Joanna Lumley saying welcome to aol lol :-D[/COLOR]
    deb8z
    I'm a bit of a technophobe,its a BT Voyager ADSL modem

    On the plus side,i dont have my speakers on,so i dont hear anything..lol
    Angelstar
    shacal
    [COLOR="Magenta"]I hope you made sure that by them sending you a new router you haven`t been put on a new contract for 18 months ? i`ve heard of this happening :w00t:[/COLOR]

    ooooh i hope not will have to check cheers x x x :thumbsup:

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