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Is this happening on the site for anyone else please?

(27 Posts)
virtualreality Tue 13-Feb-18 21:12:15

I am on desktop, (phone and ipad are charging). But I use desktop a lot anyway.

Today, I noticed that the site would just default to the Google search home page after about ten/fifteen seconds, no warnings. Whoa!

Easy to solve, just press the back button and I'm back!

But is a bit of a pain. I have three other similar talk sites open and it is not happening with any of THEM.

Anyone had similar today?

gamerchick Tue 13-Feb-18 21:16:25

I’ve just been getting the win an iPhone one that’s a bugger to get rid of.

WitchesHatRim Tue 13-Feb-18 21:17:36

Yes I've had the Google thing today.

virtualreality Tue 13-Feb-18 21:19:42

Any ideas how to fix. Thanks, it is driving me mad now.

I have anti virus software and all that. This is just like one minute I'm reading a thread and seconds later MN no more only Google search page.

Just wondered if anyone else has the same thing happening.

virtualreality Tue 13-Feb-18 21:20:50

Witches are you using phone/iPad? Glad it is not just me, thanks!

upsideup Tue 13-Feb-18 21:22:56

I had it a few times earlier too! It seems to have stopped now, i thought i was just pressing something but didnt consider it could be a fault with the site.

retirednow Tue 13-Feb-18 21:24:03

Just happened to me mid sentenceangry

WitchesHatRim Tue 13-Feb-18 21:24:07

I'm using mobile site on phone.

WitchesHatRim Tue 13-Feb-18 21:25:06

Just done it again shock

Icklepickle101 Tue 13-Feb-18 21:26:11

Been doing it tome all day angry

Think MNHQ are aware

BoneyBackJefferson Tue 13-Feb-18 21:26:24

good to know that its not just me. smile

nemno Tue 13-Feb-18 21:28:01

Yup a couple of times just now. On laptop using Firefox, Windows 10

Zelenka Tue 13-Feb-18 21:29:08

Yes. It's been doing this for the past 5 minutes or so.

I'm on a laptop and using Chrome.

virtualreality Tue 13-Feb-18 21:36:05

Thank you everyone.

It is always good to know that something other than my own device/software is doing this!

Hopefully will be sorted soon.

Bambinho Tue 13-Feb-18 22:02:05

Yes; it's driving me mad! Including just now as I searched to see if there was a thread about it.

Using an iMac/Safari 10.1.2

Nikephorus Tue 13-Feb-18 22:03:11

Thank goodness - me too! Chrome on pc.

littleteethies Tue 13-Feb-18 22:07:52

I’m getting this as well, on iPad

retirednow Tue 13-Feb-18 22:49:05

Driving me potty, trying to use my tablet.

DonnyAndVladSittingInATree Tue 13-Feb-18 23:17:06

I’ve just had this happen too. I was getting the iPhone pop up earlier.

CanadianJohn Wed 14-Feb-18 01:34:59

It's happening to me too... Mumsnet, is it "you" causing this? It doesn't happen on any other website.

Greensleeves Wed 14-Feb-18 01:38:36

Oh thank fuck, I thought my laptop was on the blink!

Yeah, really annoying

CarolsSecretCookieRecipe Wed 14-Feb-18 06:16:58

Yes, I'm getting this too on my PC

KayaG Wed 14-Feb-18 06:25:12

Me too.

Nikephorus Wed 14-Feb-18 08:27:28

Still happening now. I'm assuming it's a MN thing since I've not had it with any other sites. Makes you wonder how secure this site is...

Andro Wed 14-Feb-18 09:57:50

Yep, Chrome on Chromebook. I thought I was inadvertently clicking something at first.

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