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Old 08-12-2002, 09:01 PM   #1
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broken connection or host?

can someone tell me why i keep getting that broken connection or host
whenever i try to surf online but then soon as I press OK on the little box
it sometimes still allow to surf. Why do i keep getting that message and how
do i fix it? thanks
Old 08-12-2002, 09:20 PM   #2
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What program(s) are you using to surf the net?
Old 08-12-2002, 10:36 PM   #3
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i'm using konqueror.
Old 08-13-2002, 01:41 AM   #4
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Are you trying to surf to a particular web site(s)? If so what is it? Can you ping the ip address? Pinging the ip may not be possible if the administrator of the site has denied icmp packets but try it anyway.


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