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Subject: PBS Running Slowly
Date Posted: 8/5/2007 1:38 PM ET
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Is anyone else having an issue with the site loading and running at a snail's pace? I normally use FF but, even if I switch browsers everything takes forever to load, change pages, etc. It seems to be the only site that is giving me an issue..others run fine. It's getting really frustrating.

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 2:29 PM ET
Member Since: 8/30/2005
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Mine is running fine.

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 2:49 PM ET
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Date Posted: 8/5/2007 4:11 PM ET
Member Since: 1/14/2007
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All ok here!

L. G. (L)
Date Posted: 8/5/2007 4:35 PM ET
Member Since: 9/5/2005
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All ok here, even on my old crappy browser...

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 5:21 PM ET
Member Since: 1/15/2007
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It was really slow for me yesterday. REALLY slow. I finally just gave up. Today it is fine.

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 5:42 PM ET
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Mine is fine.

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 7:40 PM ET
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Fine here too.

Kim (Mistry) -
Date Posted: 8/5/2007 9:30 PM ET
Member Since: 6/23/2006
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I've been finding it a bit slow yesterday and today. I'm running IE7. Other sites are running quite fast.

Date Posted: 8/5/2007 9:51 PM ET
Member Since: 3/9/2007
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shut it down for awhile.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 12:58 AM ET
Member Since: 5/18/2007
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Very slow for me - I feel your pain. In fact, it's been slow for a couple of other days. Other Web sites cruise right along so I know it's not my 'puter!

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 1:05 AM ET
Member Since: 6/10/2006
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Sorry Charlie,  must be your computer, mines running fine.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 1:17 PM ET
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Date Posted: 8/6/2007 1:33 PM ET
Member Since: 6/16/2005
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I can run faster than PBS today. *lol*

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 1:35 PM ET
Member Since: 5/7/2007
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It was running very slowly this morning and just before lunch today the website wouldn't even come up.  But now it's fine.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 1:55 PM ET
Member Since: 6/11/2007
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It's been intermittently iffy for me today. 

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 2:07 PM ET
Member Since: 3/4/2007
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It's running horribly slow and timing out for me.  This is really frustrating, but I'm glad to know I'm not the only one having this problem.

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Date Posted: 8/6/2007 2:32 PM ET
Member Since: 1/11/2007
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Off-and-on for me today. 

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 2:33 PM ET
Member Since: 11/27/2006
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Yea, I am running into the same problems. Pages won't load, timing out, really slow. I assume changes are in the works...usually when I have trouble connecting it is followed by some sort of upgrade.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 2:34 PM ET
Member Since: 1/2/2006
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I couldn't even log on earlier. It's running really slow right now. I'm not having trouble at any other site so it has to be PBS. I've even tried both IE and FF.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 3:40 PM ET
Member Since: 1/30/2007
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Was real slow and freezing earlier today, but, up and running fine now.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 3:46 PM ET
Member Since: 9/12/2005
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It's been running slow for me too!

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 3:57 PM ET
Member Since: 2/19/2007
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It's been slow for me too on two different computers.  It's been very aggravating.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 6:14 PM ET
Member Since: 2/5/2007
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I had no problems on Sunday but it was a nightmare earlier today.  Seems a bit better right now.

Date Posted: 8/6/2007 6:18 PM ET
Member Since: 10/13/2005
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Yep, problems. I actually got some reading done though!