Best Buy Website Refreshing on Safari?

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by HahaHaha321, Aug 12, 2013.

  1. HahaHaha321 macrumors member

    Jan 3, 2011
    Hello everyone,

    I seem to be having an issue with the Best Buy website on Safari with my Mac. When going to the product page for any type of computer, it keeps refreshing itself and freezing up.

    For example:

    It will keep reloading itself. I do not have this issue when using Firefox. What could be the problem? Or could it be (hopefully) that the website is just having issues today? If anyone else has this issue, please let me know.

    I'm using Safari 5.1.9 on Mac 10.6.8. Thanks for the help!
  2. b06tmm macrumors regular


    Jul 23, 2009
    South Louisiana
    Why don't you use Firefox then?

    I've tried Safari since '09 (when i first switched to Mac) and I always go back to Firefox.

    Why do you insist on Safari?
  3. HahaHaha321 thread starter macrumors member

    Jan 3, 2011
    That isn't the point, though. I was asking if anyone was having an issue with that website on Safari. Regardless of what browser I use, I would like to know why I am having the problem, or if it is simply a website issue.
  4. Fishrrman macrumors G5


    Feb 20, 2009
    I, too, have had problems using the site with Safari.

    In particular, it seems nearly-impossible to "engage" the user reviews page.

    I've found the same problem with other Mac browsers as well.
    Sometimes the ONLY solution is to switch to a different browser.

    I've found that (sometimes) the Roccat and Camino browsers will work, when Safari or even Firefox won't. (Aside: Camino is discontinued, and no longer supported, but at least it can "bring in the page" when Safari cannot).

    I'm sensing that this has something to do with the way the bestbuy pages are coded -- that is, something that isn't quite right at their end....

    My _guess_ is that you're not going to find "the answer" that will get Safari working properly with The fact is, it looks like something that is "their fault", and not Safari's...
  5. Devil Dan macrumors newbie

    Aug 14, 2013
    Having the exact same problem. Same OS and Safari version as the OP.

    So, uh... no helpful info in this post except to say you are not alone.
  6. Weaselboy Moderator


    Staff Member

    Jan 23, 2005
    Not having any issues at that link on Safari 6.0.5 on 10.8.4. Maybe it is an issue that has been fixed in the newer Safari versions.

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