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  1. #1
    WhiteKnight
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    When I first connect to the Internet and browse web sites, my sites open relatively quickly, however, after about 1.5 hours web page sites seem to slow down and take about 6 minutes to open, (am on dialup), I check my ISP home page for service updates, however, there does not appear to be any problems in that area.

    Occasionalle mouse pointer also seems to stick.

    I run my Virus/Firewall and eTrust Pest Patrol regularly and they have not detected anything unusual.

    Does anyone know what the problem is?

  2. #2
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    Just try emptying your browser cache. The more you surf, the more content thats cached. Each time a request is made, the cache is first looked at, to see if the requested page is stored locally from a previous visit. If it is, then a cached page will be displayed, if the page is not in the cache, then it will retrieve the contents from the server.
    Now, the more pages you visit after a few hours, the more content that will need to be examined.


 

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