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since 21.05.2004 AniDB enforces gzip compression of all text content.<br>
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Since 21.05.2004 AniDB enforces gzip compression of all text content. There are many old (e.g. Netscape 4) and broken (many IE versions) browsers out there which can't handle this correctly. It might also affect you indirectly if you're using a proxy server which is not gzip compatible.
there are many old (i.e. netscape 4) and broken (lots of IEs) browsers out there which can`t handle this correctly.<br>
 
it might also affect you indirectly if you`re using a proxy server which is not gzip compatible.<br>
 
  
should you experience any problems loading the AniDB website take a look at the following forum posts:<br>
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Should you experience any problems loading the AniDB website, take a look at the following forum posts:
 
* [http://www.anidb.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1888 Save animedb.pl?]
 
* [http://www.anidb.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1888 Save animedb.pl?]
 
* [http://forum.anime-reactor.net/viewtopic.php?t=8180 I'd say this is a pretty major problem...]
 
* [http://forum.anime-reactor.net/viewtopic.php?t=8180 I'd say this is a pretty major problem...]
  
Generally whenever you have issues with AniDB you should first try another browser.<br>
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Generally whenever you have issues with AniDB you should first try another browser.
Recommendations:<br>
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Recommendations:
* [http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/ Mozilla FireFox]
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* [http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/ Mozilla Firefox]
 
* [http://www.opera.com/download/ Opera]
 
* [http://www.opera.com/download/ Opera]
  
You shouldn't use microsoft internet explorer or any derivates (i.e. MyIE or stuff like that) for this site (or any other site on the internet, for security reasons).<br>
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You shouldn't use Microsoft Internet Explorer or any of its derivates (i.e. MyIE, Maxthon or stuff like that) for this site (or any other site on the Internet, for security reasons). AniDB may work with MS IE but that's untested and unsupported :P
AniDB may work with MS IE but that`s untested and unsupported :P
 
  
 
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Revision as of 15:05, 26 May 2005

Since 21.05.2004 AniDB enforces gzip compression of all text content. There are many old (e.g. Netscape 4) and broken (many IE versions) browsers out there which can't handle this correctly. It might also affect you indirectly if you're using a proxy server which is not gzip compatible.

Should you experience any problems loading the AniDB website, take a look at the following forum posts:

Generally whenever you have issues with AniDB you should first try another browser. Recommendations:

You shouldn't use Microsoft Internet Explorer or any of its derivates (i.e. MyIE, Maxthon or stuff like that) for this site (or any other site on the Internet, for security reasons). AniDB may work with MS IE but that's untested and unsupported :P