If you are asked to vote that which is the most important component of your computer, what would be your opinion? Will it be Office productivity suite, or the software related to accounting, desktop publishing, or web designing, media player, CD/DVD burning or some other? Well, you have installed all these software, but would you be able to manage your personal, social or professional life without email, social network and instant messaging tool? Won’t you miss the knowledge ocean of Wikipedia, and other web-portals that bring a host of services at your fingertips? Without further ado, let’s come to the point.
Staying without a browser is just like living in an isolated room having nothing to do with the external world. But would that be possible? And that’s too in the current digital world where everything is moving from the desktop to cloud or web. Obviously, it’s next to impossible. Thankfully, the medium i.e. browser which makes all possible, comes at no cost. Today, you have lots of options apart from Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari that were traditionally shifted with the machines. You are using Netscape, Google chrome, Mozilla Firefox and more. Respective vendors are regularly updating or upgrading their built-in technologies to enhance the browsing experience. They are relentlessly working to make it dynamic, safe, compatible and free from errors or issues. Even more, they have come up with their respective computer technical support services to fix any pertaining issues.
What are the probable issues? Many of you may have experienced some or the other issues with your browser applications. At times, it flashes “not responding” error or restarts on its own. The running program like email or messenger can also come across similar or different problems. Sometimes, you don’t get your webpage/email log-on page loaded correctly or it may take much time, so what are the causes that push your system into such problems and how to fix those? Continue reading this PC help article to discover browser solutions.
Internet Explorer freezes or crashes
Add-ons are to enhance or extend the browser functionality, they can be in the form of extra toolbars, animated mouse pointers, stock tickers, and pop-up ad blockers, but when these add-ons are not compatible or have some programming errors may create problems. Diagnose the add-ons and remove or disable those unwanted that are causing it to crash or freeze. Depending upon the browser type the procedure of troubleshooting will differ.
Playing video files crashes or freezes Internet Explorer or Windows
Apart from the browser compatibility or security issues there can be general issues pertaining to the memory shortage or slow processor. Try to check the browser and security settings. Do it manually or make use of the integrated Network Diagnostics tool in Internet Explorer. Delete the browsing history or run the browser in No Add-ons mode to check the problem. You can also conclude the issue by upgrading the media player version or installing updated codecs.
Web Mail accessibility problems
Check whether your PC has been configured with correct date and time. Not configured well? Navigate to the Control Panel open “Date and Time” and edit and save your settings. However, when they are configured well, then check for the defective browser add-ons and try to access your mail website by disabling the site.
Some browsers have the automatic troubleshooting tools to diagnose and fix problems on real-time. For example, Microsoft Internet Explorer is accompanied with Microsoft Fix It solution. Every time you encounter a problem it comes with its own customized solution, and that’s too on real-time.
However, if you are not lucky enough to get a breakthrough, then it’s time to seek experts’ assistance to fix computer problems. Wherever and whenever you want you will find an expert close to your system virtually over the Internet or via phone.