Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

google, gmail not opening in my computer i am using windows 7


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 mbeko

mbeko

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:04:48 PM

Posted 08 October 2013 - 05:00 AM

I can't open www.google.com or any site that has google on it. It starts looking for the site and then it just hangs up and eventually times out. I thought maybe it was a virus, but I am not redirected to any other site, I just can't open that one. I am using a toshiba qosmio laptop F10 and I reformatted the hard drive and reloaded the recovery software to try to get rid of the problem. The only things I have reloaded are Norton Internet Security and Windows live messenger. I tried disabling the Internet security and accessing google.com, but I still can't get it. The wierd part is that I have another computer connected to the same router as my laptop and I have no trouble getting google on it, so I know the site is not down. It worked on the laptop fine until a couple of weeks ago. Accessing any other site works. Any help would be appreciated. Note - I saw that "newlinerealty" was also having google problems in another post and tried the suggestions that members made there (like trying https instead of http) and i also tried the link to google in that post, but they did not work.



BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 hamluis

hamluis

    Moderator


  • Moderator
  • 55,409 posts
  • ONLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Killeen, TX
  • Local time:09:48 AM

Posted 08 October 2013 - 08:04 AM

FWIW:  http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_7/cant-open-google/efdda05d-dbfc-44df-9c7a-d95b92cdd057

 

Louis






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users