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Old 05-28-2012, 06:19 PM
John Mace John Mace is offline
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Safari and auto-refresh

It appears that, all of a sudden, my Safari browser is automatically refreshing web sites every "x" number of minutes. I haven't changed anything or downloaded any upgrades.

And it's driving me crazy on this MB. If I start to post a reply, and let it sit too long without typing, Safari will "refresh" my post into oblivion.

I looked under "Preferences", but didn't see where this could be set or changed.

Oh, and when it refreshes, it sets itself to a lower magnification, so I have to zoom in again.

Hope someone here can help.
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Old 05-28-2012, 06:31 PM
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do you have any programs installed that provide the ability to perform keyboard macros? sounds like you or it might be pressing a combination of keys.
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Old 05-28-2012, 06:39 PM
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What OS, please?
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Old 05-28-2012, 06:49 PM
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What OS, please?
10.6.8
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Old 05-28-2012, 06:55 PM
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See if this thread helps:
http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1206460
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Old 05-28-2012, 07:08 PM
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Thanks. Looks like the solution is not so simple, and not free of its own problems.

What is puzzling to me is why this started all of a sudden. I've been using this since last September, and only had it happen in the last week or so.

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Old 05-28-2012, 07:12 PM
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Most likely, you're running out of memory. Could be because of something happening in Safari, or something else on your computer.
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