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Search the Entire Site not working

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  • Started 3 years ago by gedstar
  • Latest reply from GuiltySpark
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gedstar
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Is it just my PC or is this happening to everybody, when I try to do a search on HTG it just comes back Loading and nothing happens, just noticed it today and it happened last week as well. Google normally shows beside the search box, but not showing today.

Posted 3 years ago
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vistamike
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Getting the same in FF and Palemoon;

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gedstar
Posts: 521

Just disabled Ghostery addon in Firefox and all in fine now!

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Lighthouse
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I have informed The Geek.

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gedstar
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Have un-ticked Google Custom Search Engine in (Ghostery) Widgets and it seem to be fine now.

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Lighthouse
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That was the 1st thing I tried, and it was still no go. Unticked all of them one at a time, and it does now work.

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vistamike
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I also unchecked every google ref and it works fine. Pretty sure they were unchecked when I set it up but perhaps a Ghostery update upset it

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GuiltySpark
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Not at comp at the mo but I found this problem before and had to uncheck the setting which was Ajax PIP (or something like that) and all was well again.

Will check it properly when at machine.

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GuiltySpark
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Google Custom Search Engine

Google Ajax Search API

Allow those two and all is fine.

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