|Response Time||145.645 ms|
about.com is up and reachable.
If you're not able to reach it, it might just be your connection.
about.com is down.
It's not just you. The website is not responding to anyone.
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Please try again later.
The above table reflects the uptime history for about.com.
Past Response Times
The above graph reflects the response times collected for about.com. The lower the response time, the better.
If about.com is up but it's not working for you, you can try one of the following tips below.
Refresh your browser
- Force a full refresh of your browser page by clicking Ctrl + F5 at the same time. This should work on Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome.
- Clear your browser temporary cache and cookie to make sure you have the recent version of about.com.
Still not resolved? Try these advanced tips.
- Clear your local DNS cache to make sure you have the recent version from your ISP for about.com. For Windows machine, you can do this by going to Start > Command Prompt > Type ipconfig /flushdns and then hit Enter.
- If you suspect your ISP is blocking about.com. you may try an alternate DNS service, such as OpenDNS or Google DNS.
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