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ldscossgmadden4
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lds.org will not open

Postby ldscossgmadden4 » Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:47 am

I use Chrome browser and up to about three days ago I had no problem accessing lds.org ... but recently, lds.org goes into a lengthy (couple of minutes) loading phase ultimately culminating in a window popping up with a header "Page(s) Unresponsive" and futher notes "The following page(s) are unresponsive. You can wait for them to become responsive or kill them." The Church lds.org icon is shown followed by the website name "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints". There are two button options below: "Kill Files" or "Wait". Neither button option leads to my being able to access the site; however, if I go back to my Chrome icon and select "new incognito window", I am then able to access lds.org without any problem. I have uninstalled/reinstalled Chrome and deleted back data. Can you help?

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby SaranWrap » Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:33 am

I'm having a similar problem in Chrome on a Mac. CPU goes to 95% on Google Chrome Renderer. Mostly the problem is on the lds.org home page.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby russellhltn » Fri Mar 01, 2013 12:31 pm

I'm not having any problems with Chrome on a PC. I've even tried Incognito mode. Are you running some kind of security software that might interfere with the webpage?
Have you searched the Wiki?
Try using a Google search by adding "site:tech.lds.org/wiki" to the search criteria.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby russellhltn » Sat Mar 02, 2013 12:04 pm

Is your problem that the zoom is not set at 100% for lds.org? See Can't zoom lds.org homepage in Chrome; breaks it
Have you searched the Wiki?

Try using a Google search by adding "site:tech.lds.org/wiki" to the search criteria.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby peterwhittaker » Sun Mar 03, 2013 3:33 am

This also happened to my page becoming unresponsive, it just would not open. I use chrome as my browser. I phoned a friend who suggested to click the top right box to customize things, then go to 'tools' in the drop down menu and then clear browsing data. click all the boxes and start it from'the beginning of time'. I did this, and now lds.org opens fine.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby barkeraj » Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:45 am

We have confirmed that this is the zoom issue mentioned. We had sporadic reports of chrome crashes but couldn't reproduce it. Whoda thunk that zooming would be the reason (apparently not us).

No clue what it is (as I've never seen a zoom related crash issue before) but we have something to go on and can start digging into it.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby barkeraj » Mon Mar 04, 2013 12:04 pm

I think we have fixed this, although there may be a bit of a lag in getting the file cleared from our caches.

Make sure to clear your cache (don't need to worry about cookies) before going back to the page otherwise you will get locked up again before your browser has a chance to look for the updated file.

Give it a try and let me know.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby aebrown » Mon Mar 04, 2013 12:22 pm

BarkerAJ wrote:Give it a try and let me know.

Yes, that seems to have fixed it. I could reproduce the problem at will previously, and now it works fine.

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby SMBlaylock » Tue Mar 05, 2013 11:44 pm

Working straight for me as of right now (I came to the forum to check on this issue). Comes as a relief to someone who runs her browser with 110% zoom (middle-aged eyes, plus need to update my glasses).

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Re: lds.org will not open

Postby PDavis92 » Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:20 pm

Great job. :D Zoom in Chrome works fine for me now.


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