How to fix error, “waiting for available sockets” in Google Chrome

How to fix error, “waiting for available sockets” in Google Chrome

Waiting for available sockets error on chrome basically happens due to overload images and data saved on chrome. Cookies and images saved on chrome once gets in huge it creates this error.

Whenever we do open any site it saves some cookies and images as temporary on browser. For the time being it reaches into overload and creates available socket error.It will shows in the bottom left corner of screen.

Available Socket error
Available Socket error

Step for fixing “waiting for available sockets” error

  • By Force open Scokets
  1. Open your google chrome browser.
  2. Type ‘ chrome://net-internals ‘ into address bar and press Enter.
  3. Click here to open direct link- chrome://net-internals/#sockets
  4. Available Sockets
    Available Sockets
  5. From the left top corner menu select sockets option.
      Available Sockets
  6. Available Sockets
  7. Now you will get a page where is option ‘Flush Socket Pools’ click on it. It will clean all records.
  8. This method always works.If it does not works follow below steps.

 

  • By Clearing your Cookies & Caches

Available socket error also happens due to corrupt or huge cookies save on browser. By clearing cookies it can be solved. For the step we have specific topic here How to clear cookies from browser. Read this article and help by your own easily.

  • By Clearing your Extension and tool bars

Sometimes we have installed bad or corrupted extension and tool bars by mistake. We don’t know their works even they becomes hidden. These extension transfer traffic from your ip address to world wide web and browser started freezing.

This problem can solve easily read here Remove extension and toolbars and follow simple steps for this.

Conclusion: These three steps mostly fix available socket error problem.

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How to remove google chrome redirect virus

What is the Google redirect virus?

First of all you should know google redirect virus is not a exactly virus. It is a type of programming or tool bar for search.

Google always provides search result and make revenue from it. If someone gives user search to google , google gives small part of revenue to that traffic generator. Here comes search engines and tool bars like as Babylon, Delta, Snap.do, iLivid, Ask toolbar, Yahoo, Bing and many more. These tool bars earn money by providing result according to user by paid advertisements.

redirect virus
Delta Search bar

Google have maximum traffic of internet due to accurate search result. These tool bars changes default search to their own search very smartly. Once you will search, it provides you a specific decided result and always redirect to ads result. This is called google redirect.

When it installed on your computer gives lots of small ads ,tabs or pop up ads on your browser. Its very irritating and freezes your browser too slow.

How it comes Google redirects-

Google redirects mostly installed with different software. Nowadays many software setups are available on internet which contains more than many setup in hidden.

Every software has EULA (End User Licence Agreement) appeared to be legitimate and useful software. Once you accept that it allows to install a bundle of software and tool bars under single setup. This way you gives permission to install unwittingly and unrelated software. Most of the antivirus pretend as virus and block them.

How to remove Google redirect virus-
  • Scan whole system and remove malware : Install a good updated antivirus or anti-malware in your system. Scanning whole system maybe disinfect from virus.
  • Remove browser add-ons, extension and tool bars : Removing add-ons , extension and tool bars gives a remarkable results. We have a specific and easy topic here How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars for removing it. Read this more for details.
  • Change Home Page :

For Internet explorer-Open Internet Explorer and go to Tools, Internet Options. Type http://www.google.com/ in the field for your home page and click Ok.

redirect virus
Making Google default search in internet explorer

For Google Chrome – Google Chrome, click the three verticals dots icon in the top right hand corner of the screen. Go to Settings, and then scroll down to ‘Search engine’ and Open manage search engine. Here select default search engine http://www.google.com/ .

For Mozilla Firefox-In Firefox, click the three horizontal lines icon in the top right hand corner of the window. Choose Options. Then select General, and the option selected is ‘Show my Home Page’. Then in the ‘Home Page:’ field below insert http://www.google.com/ and that will be your home page.

  • Remove unwanted search engine-Go to control panel then program and features. From you can uninstall unwanted application or search engine software. Few Application of search engine doesn’t appear here but still in browser because it operate from self auto run feature. These type of search engine removes from C:/program and files/ folder directly. Some files maybe also in different different location and you have to search them manually.
  • Above steps fixes mostly 99.9% problems related with redirects while having issue. The last and final step maybe solve this problem. You have to reset or restore your system into back date once it was working fine.

Source Link : https://support.google.com/websearch/answer/8091?hl=en

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars

Browser extensions and add-ons toolbars are very useful since it is not slow down browser speed. Some extensions are very good also block ads. This article help you to remove browser extensions also understand them.

When we install software without reading terms and conditions properly it install also some bad extensions. It gives a lot of ads also slow down browser speed. Some extensions and tool bars changes search results into paid result also with ads.

Removing steps according to Browser-

Note-Some toolbars and extensions can be remove and uninstall only from program and features because it install with software.

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars from internet explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer browser.
  2. Click the cog wheel at the top right also select ‘Manage add-ons’.
  3. Toolbars and Extensions tab is open by default so locate you want to delete and click on the trash icon.
remove browser extensions
Removing internet explorer extensions

Source Code : https://support.microsoft.com/en-in/help/17447/windows-internet-explorer-11-manage-add-ons

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox browser.
  2. Click three horizontal lines at the right top corner of browser and select Add-ons tools also from here.
  3. Find out the extensions and search the plugin list for any bad toolbars also remove it from here.
  4. Remove bad toolbars also disable it from here.
remove browser extensions
Removing Mozilla Firefox extensions

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars from Google Chrome

  1. Open google chrome browser.
  2. Click three vertical dots at the right top corner of browser and select ‘more tools’ also extensions from here.
  3. Click three vertical dots at the right top corner of browser and select settings also search engine option from here.
remove browser extensions
Removing Google chrome extensions

How to remove browser extensions and add-ons toolbars from Opera Browser

  1. Open Opera browser.
  2. Click the Opera at the top left corner of browser and select extensions also manage extension from here.
  3. Delete bad toolbars and remove extensions also from here.
remove browser extensions
Removing Opera extensions

 

How to fix script errors in internet explorer

How to fix script errors in internet explorer

Internet explorer script errors is not a serious error of any browser. It happens due to problem exists in the HTML source code of the webpage.
script errors
Script Errors
It happen due to many reason. 
  • Antivirus blocks website due to malware or unwanted coding, hence it gives error message.
  • Corruption of scripting engine can be another reason.
  • Bad updates and internet related folder damage can be another reason of error message.
  • Java plugins disable and damage also the reason of script error message.
  • ActiveX controller configuration furthermore reason of problem.
  • High security setting of internet explorer in addition of error reason.
  • Storing temporary internet files is also a big reason of script error.
  • Printing error message in printer almost happens due to old or outdated driver.
Methods for fixing script errors-
  • Disable script debugging : Its stop script error notification.Open internet option from tools. You can find Tools option at the right or left top of internet explorer. Sometimes it becomes hidden. Press Alt key and it will show Tools option

    script errors
    Internet Tools and Options

In the internet option go to Advanced tab. Unchecked the box “Display a notification about every script error”. Now you will not get any script errors message

script errors
Internet Option
  • Java and ActiveX enabling prevent the cause of scripting error. Some program and webpage needs java and if java is disable it maybe the reason of error message.
  • Open internet explorer and go to Internet Options from Tools. In the security tab click on internet zone. Now make it on default level
script errors
Internet security default
  • Remove all saved temporary internet files : For removing temporary internet files go to Internet Options from Tools. You can see delete option under browsing history from general tab. Now click on delete and select the files you want to delete
  • Download and install latest updates of browser and your windows also.
  • Outdated printer driver creates script errors at print. To resolve this problem update printer driver

Official Updates : https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/308260/how-to-troubleshoot-script-errors-in-internet-explorer

How to clear cookies and cache from Google chrome browser

First we need to know what is cookies and is it helpful or not.

Cookies: Cookies also called web cookie, Internet cookie, browser cookie, or simply cookie. Its a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s browser while the user is browsing. Basically its a type of programming.It observe and store user activity.Everyone needs to Clear cookies and cache from Google chrome browser.

Cookies are design for storing information such as items added in the shopping cart or the user’s browsing activity like logging in. They can also remember some important information such as names, addresses, passwords, and credit card numbers.

At some places cookies are very useful and few sites uses cookies for hacking activity. If you have visited any unknown websites must clear cookies from browser time to time. It can prevent steal your information saved in cookies.

How to clear cookies from Google Chrome browser

Now days more than enough people are using Google chrome browser for surfing on internet. Chrome store cookies very nicely from every sites and keep safe for perfect results at next time. After saving lots of cookies it start works slow. For better speed of browsing and safety you need to clear your browsing cookies time to time.

Before clearing cookies from any browser you have to make sure all your saved password and data will be lost from your browser ,so keep write down some where so later you can sync your information easily.

Steps for removing cookies from Google Chrome browser-

  • At the right top of your browser you can see three vertical small dots click on it and go to settings.

    Clear cookies
    chrome setting page
  • Now you are on setting page of chrome.Scroll down and bottom you can see Advanced option click on it.
  • Now here you can see a option content setting open it. First option shows cookies open it.
  • Little bit scroll down and you will get All cookies and site data. On the right side here there is a option REMOVE ALL click on it and your all saved cookies are removed.
  • You can also remove specific site cookies by selecting individual cookies from here.

Official Google Answer https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en

How to fix ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED on Chrome

Looking solution for error code ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED or ERR CONNECTION REFUSED, then read the full post to solved this error.

I received this error when i was trying to open own website (fixotip.com) as seen as below screenshot. I just follow below steps and fix my err_connection_refused problem. The ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED occurs on Google Chrome when you are trying open any web page like Google, Facebook, Yahoo.

ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED

Google Chrome’s connection attempt to www.fixotip.com was rejected. The website may be down, or your network or may not be properly configured.

Check your internet connection
OR Check any cables and reboot any routers, modems, or other network devices you may be using.

Allow Chrome to access the network in your firewall or antivirus settings.
If it is already listed as a program allowed to access the network, try removing it from the list and adding it again.

 

Error occurs due to the problems in the internet connection and if there is problem in the device you use to connect to the web. So, to solve this issue, follow the below steps. So, check out how to fix ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED in Chrome.

There are two best way to fix the ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED error, and the first one is using command line and second is changing the DNS addresses. So follow below solutions to fix this problem.

ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED Solution 1: Using Command Prompt

Open CMD (command prompt) Admin and RUN below commands one by one.

  • First Step- ipconfig /release
  • Second Step- ipconfig /all
  • Third Step- ipconfig /flushdns
  • Fourth Step- ipconfig /renew
  • netsh int ip set dns
  • netsh winsock reset

Now Restart your computer to get rid of the ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED error.

Solution 2: Changing the DNS Address

Step 1:

Open Network and Sharing Center (Right Click on Network icon) and click Change adapter settings.

 

Step 2:

Right click on Network Adapter (Wi-Fi, LAN, Ethernet) and click on the Properties.

 

Step 3:

Now select Internet Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4) and click Properties.

Step 4:

Now add below DNS addresses as seen as below image.

  • Preferred DNS Server: 8.8.8.8
  • Alternate DNS Server: 8.8.4.4

 

Problem Solved.

Fix err_connection_refused for Android: Check your Internet or restart your device to solve err_connection_refused error on Android phones.

Conclusion

Lots of people are facing the problem of error ERR CONNECTION REFUSED that appears in both, Google Chrome. So, to solve this problem, follow the above simple steps that can be completed within minutes and tell us what happened through comments.

How to fix “Your connection is not private” error in Google Chrome

Many people are getting Your connection is not private message into their google chrome browser. This is not any serious error message and it will solve with few simple steps.

Your connection is not private
Your connection is not private

Reason of ” connection is not private ” error

  • Wrong date and time
  • Antivirus block SSL Connection
  • Invalid Google chrome Cache and Cookies files
  • Expired SSL certificate
  • Firewall Error
  • Browser Error

Solution “Your connection is not private” error

  • Wrong Date & Time: If computer or device’s date & time is incorrect,it will make your browser can’t verify the SSL certificate. To resolve, check your date & time again and make sure they are correct.If it is not correct please correct your date and time and try to check.
  • Antivirus Blocked SSL Connection: Besides wrong date & time, your antivirus software can block all SSL connections as well. In this case, we can turn off our antivirus software temporarily to check.
  • Invalid Google Chrome’s Cookies & Cached Files: Cache and cookies can cause of this irritating error. According to user’s reports clearing cookies and cached files in Google Chrome can remove this error message. To fix it see here “How to clear cookies and cache from Google chrome browser”.
  • Expired SSL Certificates: In some cases, owner of the website forgot to renew the SSL certificate, you will get this error when visiting it. In this case, there is nothing you can do to get rid of it, except notify to website owner, as well as bypass it by clicking on the “Proceed” link.
  • Invalid SSL Certificate Setup: If the website owner set up SSL certificate in wrong way, there is no way to access the HTTPS version correctly. Subsequently, you always get this error every time you access that website.
  • Expired SSL certificate: Some website gives error message because expired SSL certificate.Simply contact your website developer who made your site or hosting provider for renew SSL certificate.
  • Firewall Error: Windows firewall blocked some website for invalid certificate or SSL error.In this case you need to avoid open this type of site and if its important disable your firewall and open it.
  • Browser Error: Some feature does not work on specific browser like java doesn’t work on google chrome it become disable by default and you have to enable it.In this situation you can change your browser to open your chosen sites.
    How to fix “Your connection is not private” error in Google Chrome

    Source: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/6098869?hl=en