How can I view images that will not load in my browser?

Question

my computer will not load any pictures off the internet and when i try to go into "my computer" or any other file it will not show the icons. at the bottom of my screen right now it says "(3 items remaining) Downloading picture http://....etc...." any suggestions.

Answer

This question was answered on April 20, 2005. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

First, try clearing your browser's cache If you are using Internet Explorer, click on Tools, then select Internet Options In the Temporary Internet Files section, click the Delete Files button, click the check box that says "Delete all offline content", then click OK This may take a few minutes to complete if you have not done this before so do not panic

Next, right click anywhere in the desktop area and select Properties In the Display Properties window, click the Effects tab and then click Default Icon button Click OK.

If the problem is still occuring, it may be that you have a slow connection to the internet Check your computer for viruses and spyware, this can sometimes slow down your internet connection.

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Posted by Charles of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on April 20, 2005