Safari will not access

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by LeeTom, Oct 14, 2004.

  1. LeeTom macrumors 68000


    May 31, 2004
    I've been trying to go to for weeks now, and thought they had maybe gone out of business, but today I tried it in Internet Explorer and Camino, and it worked! Every time I go with Safari, it says:

    This page can't be found.
    Safari can’t open the page “” because the page doesn’t exist. Make sure the address for the page is correct.

    Can any of you duplicate this problem, or tell me what might be going wrong?
    I'm running the latest version of Safari (1.2.3 v125.9) on 10.3.5.

    Lee Tom
  2. Counterfit macrumors G3


    Aug 20, 2003
    sitting on your shoulder
    Just clicked the link in your post with the same version OS and Safari, loaded just fine.
  3. munkle macrumors 68030


    Aug 7, 2004
    On a jet plane
    Works fine for me too, I'm running the same specs as you. Hmm, odd!
  4. trbeat macrumors member

    Apr 20, 2004
    Coatesville, PA
    Try (if you have not already) clearing the cache and cookies etc .. that solved a problem I had in the past ... also I could not access (kids site for the kids) until I reset my linksys router. Why I have no idea ... Just a thought...hope this helps.
  5. clr900 macrumors regular

    Jan 25, 2004
  6. HarbV7.0 macrumors newbie

    Jul 11, 2004
    Works fine for me too. Try ryping in your safari address bar and see if that works.
  7. clr900 macrumors regular

    Jan 25, 2004
    Didn't work either.
  8. cahillj macrumors newbie

    Jul 17, 2002
    Carlisle, MA
    Didn't work for me on 10.3.5
    So I googled crutchfield
    That gave me a link to the site, I clicked on that and it did work!
    Now it always works
    WEIRD :confused:
  9. clr900 macrumors regular

    Jan 25, 2004
    Tried that, didn't work either.
  10. emw macrumors G4


    Aug 2, 2004
    If it's not a huge loss, try resetting Safari and trying it. Note that resetting also clears all passwords and useful cookies, so do it with care.

    You could also try whacking your Safari prefs.
  11. jackieonasses macrumors 6502a


    Mar 3, 2004
    the great OKLAHOMA....
  12. cwright macrumors 6502a

    Jan 5, 2004
    I can't get the site to load either, even after emptying the cache and resetting safari.
    I'm on 10.3.5 and Safari 1.2.3 v125.9
  13. clr900 macrumors regular

    Jan 25, 2004
    Yea I don't think I'm going to do that, I don't really have a need to go there, just found it interesting that it doesn't work. Might not have anything to do with it but I'm wireless on a netgear router.
  14. stromie952 macrumors regular

    Apr 22, 2002
    Rochester, NY
    I have had serious troubles with my Netgear wireless router as well, but using it as a hard wired router. It has been buggy, slow and inconsistent. Many times it wouldn't let me load istes and it definitelky slows down the whole web browsing experience. Also, outside connections don't work as fast as they should.

    Any problems you are having might be due to the router and not the site.
  15. OnceUGoMac macrumors 6502a


    Mar 3, 2004
  16. ZaniCWB macrumors member


    Mar 16, 2004
    Tsc, tsc...

    Guys, I believe there's nothing to do with Safari or Mac OS. It's just the region where you're acessing from, I mean, the route from your connection to It's about the DNS spread from crutchfield over the web, maybe they have been messing with or updating it.

    For me it doesn't work either (my DSL provider in Brazil). But when I get a connection with a different route, works just fine (satellite). Same computer but different connection solved the problem.
  17. Gambuchi macrumors member

    Nov 15, 2003
    This link takes you there in Safari
  18. Westside guy macrumors 603

    Westside guy

    Oct 15, 2003
    The soggy side of the Pacific NW
    Weird. Worked for me in Mozilla; didn't work in Safari. However then in Safari I got rid of the trailing "/" and it worked.

    I wonder if they're browser sniffing and doing something odd on the server...
  19. solvs macrumors 603


    Jun 25, 2002
    LaLaLand, CA
    Tried it in IE 6 on my PC too. Didn't work. Didn't even try searching, just said The page cannot be displayed. Weird, because I was just there a few days ago. I can't access it no matter what I try. Weird. Give it a day or 2. Server upgrade of something on their part maybe.

    Edit: wait... you said weeks now? You should call them. Something is not right. I wonder if anyone has let them know.
  20. LeeTom thread starter macrumors 68000


    May 31, 2004
    Here's what we know:
    -Some of us can, some of us can't.
    -Those of us that can't, CAN with other browsers (ruling out DNS problems)
    -Those of us that can't, also cannot by clicking a link or entering the IP.
    -Those of us that CAN, CAN by entering the trailing info (/S-cs5dY5k0p0v/)

    I definitely think this has either something to do with Crutchfield's server configuration, a bug in Safari, or a combination of the two. I've reported it to Apple....
    :mad: :confused:
    Lee Tom
  21. ravenvii macrumors 604


    Mar 17, 2004
    Melenkurion Skyweir
    Site works fine for me. Didn't see any problems.

    OS X 10.3.4
  22. ZaniCWB macrumors member


    Mar 16, 2004
    Yeah, right!

    Taking your logic as example a bug in Safari or server configuration or a combination of the two rules out Apple responsibility. Take Counterfit, munkle and many others as example... they use the same system and upadates as you and can access the site.

    I still believe it's DNS related, and by the way, there is only one case of not getting it with Safari and getting it with other browser in the same machine. So...

    Read cahillj post again and maybe you start believing it's indeed DNS related.
  23. Macs R Us macrumors 6502

    Mar 8, 2004
    Here on My Mac(s) in my house in the USA!
    Well it works for me is it all set to the default, and what version are you using?...
  24. macfreek57 macrumors 6502

    Jan 1, 2002
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    did you try PING?

    that should let you know something

    by the way, i don't know if it works for me in Safari because i haven't been able to use it since i installed panther…!

    it does work for IE 5.2.3 for me

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