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Forum topic by Gilley23 posted 07-16-2017 12:49 PM 540 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Gilley23

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07-16-2017 12:49 PM

Load times are often painfully slow and I frequently get “Site not responding” pop ups. Are there any plans for an upgrade for the site or the server?


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TheFridge

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#1 posted 07-16-2017 12:53 PM

Don’t know but an adblocker helps a lot.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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woodbutcherbynight

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#2 posted 07-16-2017 02:37 PM

Are you using a mobile phone? Other threads on this subject refer to mobile phone aspect being slow for some. I use a cheap phone so I don’t even bother to look up anything on mobile, but the PC at home works great.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#3 posted 07-16-2017 02:40 PM

I’ve never had a problem with poor performance on the site. Even on my iPad without an ad blocker it loads fine.

-- No matter how much you push the envelope, it'll still be stationery.

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#4 posted 07-16-2017 03:21 PM

The only time I have a problem with the site loading slow is at my daughter’s and she a has a painfully slow connection.
I would look closer to home instead of immediately blameing the other guy.
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#5 posted 07-16-2017 03:26 PM

The answer is NO.

Cricket has responded to this type of question or comment many times

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#6 posted 07-16-2017 03:38 PM

Using iPad with wifi and no issues. Desktop just as fast. If your using cell service to surf that’s your issue. My iPhone on wifi is fine. Depending on cell network speed varies.

-- mrg

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WhyMe

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#7 posted 07-16-2017 03:45 PM

I try to use my Moto android phone to view this site and it just doesn’t work well at all, probably the worst of any site I go to using my phone. I don’t have any of the issues with other sites of this type. I usually just wait until I can get on my PC to view LJ.

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#8 posted 07-16-2017 04:33 PM

Works fine for me.

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#9 posted 07-16-2017 05:03 PM

I don’t have any problems with the speed of the site.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#10 posted 07-18-2017 12:45 AM

It seems to be loading almost instantly here.

-- "Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it, not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours."

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#11 posted 07-18-2017 01:00 AM

Run a speed test on your network with whatever you’re using to connect to LJ.

http://speedtest.net

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#12 posted 07-18-2017 01:06 AM

Tried on my iPhone today while out and about using public wifi and cell and loaded a little slow but nothing that made it unusable for the bit of time I was trying to kill.

On my home network on any device the sight loads fast.

-- mrg

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