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Why won't MN work properly?

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ThreadWatcher Fri 19-Oct-12 17:24:47

MN works absolutely fine for me on our sparkly new iPad bought for educational purposes but I use it more

But it is tediously awfully slow on laptop - and it used to be absolutely fine.
All other websites work fine on both.

Tis very annoying!

ThreadWatcher Fri 19-Oct-12 17:45:29

And while I'm at it why do weird things keep getting highlighted blue - days of the week, clock times - not just the advert words (which is annoying enough)

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Fri 19-Oct-12 17:54:35

Oh dear. We'll see if there's anything we can kick to make it run quicker.

ZombTEE Fri 19-Oct-12 17:59:24

If words are being highlighted, you have a virus as MNHQ stopped allowing that.

This could also be why it is slow for you.

ThreadWatcher Fri 19-Oct-12 18:13:24

But they look just the same as the MN advert words and it happens on both gadgets!
Tis a fair point though zomb

ZombTEE Fri 19-Oct-12 18:17:47

But MN doesn't do advert words. They did for a bit but there was an outcry and they stopped.

So if you're getting linked words on the talk boards, you have a virus.

OliviaMumsnet (MNHQ) Fri 19-Oct-12 19:56:37

The time and date thing could be trying to add to your calendar?
ipad envy

ThreadWatcher Tue 23-Oct-12 23:34:41

Well tis true the time/date thing is I think only on the envy pad.

Techy friend has removed the numerous viruses on my laptop

But MN is still horrendously slow - and other websites arent

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