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"The page isn't redirecting properly?"

i receive this warning on a daily basis. it seems to occur whenever i open a message  in gmail or try to send a message. anybody have a clue about this? thanks!







Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete.





   *   This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept
         cookies.
"The page isn't redirecting properly?" i receive this warning on a daily basis. it seems to occur whenever i open a message in gmail or try to send a message. anybody have a clue about this? thanks! Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete. * This problem can sometimes be caused by disabling or refusing to accept cookies.

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cor-el
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See http://kb.mozillazine.org/The_page_is_not_redirecting_properly
rft-hillview 0 solutions 2 answers

Thanks to cor-el for the suggestion given in the link. Sadly I have to report: 1) It is not a bookmark problem and it makes no difference whether I put www.adobe.com or 192.150.18.117 in the address bar. 2) Cookies are allowed and there are no exceptions set 3) All cookies have been deleted 4) network.http.sendRefererHeader is already set to 2

That deals with the items in the linked document. Additional information:

5) I can get into the adobe site from a clean "in memory" installation of PuppyLinux using Seamonkey using the same router and dhcp setup.

6) un-installing all Mozilla products - rebooting and re-installing makes no difference even when I remove the mozilla folder from docs&settings.

so as I said in previous post (as annonymous) not a lot makes sense.

Bear in mind that I have no problem running tracert in a command window Tracing route to www.adobe.com [192.150.18.117] over a maximum of 30 hops:

   1    11 ms    10 ms     9 ms  10.0.0.1
   2    13 ms    12 ms    11 ms  glo-2-dsl.as9105.net [212.74.111.191]
   3    13 ms    12 ms    11 ms  ge1-2-27.glo0.as9105.net [212.74.106.106]
   4    14 ms    12 ms    13 ms  pos0-0.bri1.as9105.net [212.74.108.162]
   5    17 ms    16 ms    17 ms  ge0-0-0.he-lon0.as9105.net [212.74.109.14]
   6    17 ms    17 ms    16 ms  10.72.11.75
   7    16 ms    17 ms    17 ms  xe-0-3-0-10.lon20.ip4.tinet.net [213.200.77.177]
   8    91 ms    92 ms    99 ms  xe-5-1-0.was12.ip4.tinet.net [89.149.184.34]
   9    92 ms    92 ms    93 ms  xe-0.equinix.asbnva01.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [206.223.115.12]
  10   162 ms   170 ms   162 ms  as-3.r20.snjsca04.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [129.250.2.167]
  11   166 ms   166 ms   165 ms  ae-1.r07.snjsca04.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [129.250.5.53]
  12   162 ms   163 ms   161 ms  xe-0-2-0-3.r07.snjsca04.us.ce.gin.ntt.net [128.241.219.86]
  13   166 ms   163 ms   161 ms  192.150.18.11
  14   166 ms   166 ms   165 ms  www.adobe.com [192.150.18.117]

Trace complete.

and I can ping the site.

so where now ?

Thanks to cor-el for the suggestion given in the link. Sadly I have to report: 1) It is not a bookmark problem and it makes no difference whether I put www.adobe.com or 192.150.18.117 in the address bar. 2) Cookies are allowed and there are no exceptions set 3) All cookies have been deleted 4) network.http.sendRefererHeader is already set to 2 That deals with the items in the linked document. Additional information: 5) I can get into the adobe site from a clean "in memory" installation of PuppyLinux using Seamonkey using the same router and dhcp setup. 6) un-installing all Mozilla products - rebooting and re-installing makes no difference even when I remove the mozilla folder from docs&settings. so as I said in previous post (as annonymous) not a lot makes sense. Bear in mind that I have no problem running tracert in a command window Tracing route to www.adobe.com [192.150.18.117] over a maximum of 30 hops: 1 11 ms 10 ms 9 ms 10.0.0.1 2 13 ms 12 ms 11 ms glo-2-dsl.as9105.net [212.74.111.191] 3 13 ms 12 ms 11 ms ge1-2-27.glo0.as9105.net [212.74.106.106] 4 14 ms 12 ms 13 ms pos0-0.bri1.as9105.net [212.74.108.162] 5 17 ms 16 ms 17 ms ge0-0-0.he-lon0.as9105.net [212.74.109.14] 6 17 ms 17 ms 16 ms 10.72.11.75 7 16 ms 17 ms 17 ms xe-0-3-0-10.lon20.ip4.tinet.net [213.200.77.177] 8 91 ms 92 ms 99 ms xe-5-1-0.was12.ip4.tinet.net [89.149.184.34] 9 92 ms 92 ms 93 ms xe-0.equinix.asbnva01.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [206.223.115.12] 10 162 ms 170 ms 162 ms as-3.r20.snjsca04.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [129.250.2.167] 11 166 ms 166 ms 165 ms ae-1.r07.snjsca04.us.bb.gin.ntt.net [129.250.5.53] 12 162 ms 163 ms 161 ms xe-0-2-0-3.r07.snjsca04.us.ce.gin.ntt.net [128.241.219.86] 13 166 ms 163 ms 161 ms 192.150.18.11 14 166 ms 166 ms 165 ms www.adobe.com [192.150.18.117] Trace complete. and I can ping the site. so where now ?
mazbeth 0 solutions 2 answers

I have this problem too, but only for one site - a survey site. It used to be ok, and then the address/survey invites started to get the word 'router' in e.g. - here is part of one of their links https://router.globalopinionpanels.com/Routing/start......... I have explained to them by e-mail that the page won't load whatever I do [I do accept their cookies] and they cannot seem to grasp what I mean I do think it is something that FF does

I have this problem too, but only for one site - a survey site. It used to be ok, and then the address/survey invites started to get the word 'router' in e.g. - here is part of one of their links https://router.globalopinionpanels.com/Routing/start......... I have explained to them by e-mail that the page won't load whatever I do [I do accept their cookies] and they cannot seem to grasp what I mean I do think it is something that FF does
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@ mazbeth Re: Posted December 31, 2010 4:39:48 AM PST:

I just thought I would mention I can get into the site you mention https://router.globalopinionpanels.com

Maybe you need to check the part you are trying to access still exists, and is infact an open area that you would be allowed access to.

@ mazbeth Re: Posted December 31, 2010 4:39:48 AM PST: I just thought I would mention I can get into the site you mention https://router.globalopinionpanels.com Maybe you need to check the part you are trying to access still exists, and is infact an open area that you would be allowed access to.
cor-el
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You can try to increase the redirection limit as a test. See: * https://support.mozilla.com/kb/network.http.redirection-limit * http://kb.mozillazine.org/about%3Aconfig
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@ cor-el Was first link above intended to be * [[The page is not redirecting properly]] * = http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/The%20page%20is%20not%20redirecting%20properly Current link * https://support.mozilla.com/kb/network.http.redirection-limit John * is a 404
cor-el
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Sorry, both should have been mozillaZine KB links. I fixed up that first mozillaZine KB link wrongly (I save such links as [network.http.redirection-limit] in a text file)

Should be:

Sorry, both should have been mozillaZine KB links. I fixed up that first mozillaZine KB link wrongly (I save such links as <nowiki>[network.http.redirection-limit]</nowiki> in a text file) Should be: *http://kb.mozillazine.org/network.http.redirection-limit
kanalor 0 solutions 1 answers

I had the same problem and what I did was I disable my anti-virus safe search and then enable it again and i got it to work again. At first I also tried what cor-el was posting and it didn't work also.

I had the same problem and what I did was I disable my anti-virus safe search and then enable it again and i got it to work again. At first I also tried what cor-el was posting and it didn't work also.
garfield1415 0 solutions 1 answers

best thing to do is DISABLE ALL YOUR ADDONS then re-enable them one by one this is what i did and it worked for me

best thing to do is DISABLE ALL YOUR ADDONS then re-enable them one by one this is what i did and it worked for me
Muzhik 0 solutions 1 answers

I invariably get this message when someone has sent me a link to a news story that has the /print directive at the end -- IOW, the person who sent me the link had been viewing it in a "printable" format. The problem is, most news services generate those printable pages on the fly, and the settings are particular to that person.

When I copy the URL, remove the /print section, and then click on the URL, I get sent to the page with no problems.

I invariably get this message when someone has sent me a link to a news story that has the '''/print''' directive at the end -- IOW, the person who sent me the link had been viewing it in a "printable" format. The problem is, most news services generate those printable pages on the fly, and the settings are particular to that person. When I copy the URL, remove the /print section, and then click on the URL, I get sent to the page with no problems.