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Speedtest.net Server Status Check
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Speedtest Website Status History
Speedtest.net server report and response time

The above graph displays service status activity for Speedtest.net over the last 10 automatic checks. The blue bar displays the response time, which is better when smaller. If no bar is displayed for a specific time it means that the service was down and the site was offline.

Service Status History

DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
14:0918.34 ms. 
17:0618.58 ms.
21:0918.54 ms. 
05:1618.63 ms.
09:3418.21 ms. 
13:5718.56 ms.
06:0618.34 ms. 
11:1418.52 ms.
14:1818.61 ms. 
17:2218.63 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT 0)  |  Current server time is 00:33

We have tried pinging Speedtest website using our server and the website returned the above results. If speedtest.net is down for us too there is nothing you can do except waiting. Probably the server is overloaded, down or unreachable because of a network problem, outage or a website maintenance is in progress...

Can't Access Speedtest - Troubleshooting Instructions

If the site is UP but you cant access the page, try one of the below solutions:

Browser Related Problems

Force a full refresh for the site. This can be achieved by pressing CTRL + F5 keys at the same time on your favourite browser (Firefox, Chrome, Explorer, etc.)

Clear the temporary cache and cookies on your browser to make sure that you have the most recent version of the web page. For instructions choose your browser :

Fix DNS Problems

A Domain Name System (DNS) allows a site IP address (192.168.x.x) to be identified with words (*.com) in order to be remembered more easily, like a phonebook for websites. This service is usually provided by your ISP.

Clear your local DNS cache to make sure that you grab the most recent cache that your ISP has. For Windows - (Start > Command Prompt > type "ipconfig /flushdns" and hit enter). For details choose your operating system :

If you can access a website at office or from a 3G network yet it's not working on your computer, it is a good idea to use an alternative DNS service other than your ISPs. OpenDNS or Google Public DNS are both excellent and free public DNS services.

Check our help page for step-by-step instructions on how to change your DNS.

Having Problems with Accessing Speedtest.net?
Michael Seward · 8 May 2016 - 17:18
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

the page is loading at 100% then the map for the ping test goes away

Mikkel Juul Erup · 12 February 2016 - 13:17
· · Firefox 44.0 on Mac

It' up, kinda. Webpage loading but broken. The speedtest never shows....

Elizabeth Whitmire · 21 January 2016 - 18:16
· · Chrome 48.0 on Mac

It won't load for me, or if it would ever load, it'll probably take forever. I don't have that kind of patience today. :/

Nigel Merle · 16 December 2015 - 17:30
· · Firefox 43.0 on Windows

speedtest not loading

Marshall Margaritell · 13 November 2013 - 15:35
United States · Verizon FiOS

speedtest is loading... obscenely slowly today.

Mouhamed Aymen Hammami · 1 November 2013 - 10:08
Tunisia · TOPNET

site loads fine. but that flash file won't load ("movie not loaded" when i right click it), although the other flash ads work.

Nancy S. Ellis · 13 June 2013 - 12:23
United States · Online Northwest

404 - Not found! Perhaps down for maintenance??

Chad Gillenwater · 13 June 2013 - 11:52
United States · Cable One

showing 404 not found???

Neil Howieson · 29 January 2013 - 10:30
United Kingdom · BT

29 January 2013. Speedtest server unreachable (timed out). All other sites are accessible.

Ronnie Auld · 8 November 2012 - 07:02
United Kingdom · Tiscali UK Limited

wont even load begin test page and have updated java have they updated it abd made an arse of it

Ted Johnson · 16 October 2012 - 20:02
United States · AT&T U-verse

I'm getting "The requested URL /cgi-bin/redirect.ha was not found on this server."

Lizz Bucad-Lusung · 12 October 2012 - 09:43
Philippines · Smart Broadband Incorporated

okay, just figured it out, You have to download the current version of java at java.com., restart your pc. Then go back to speed.net again and try the speed test.( it didn't work the first time on my pc, so I tried the ping test and it worked, I went back to speed test again ticked on the map, ticked on the location that is nearest to me then clicked "begin test" and got my result in seconds.

Lizz Bucad-Lusung · 12 October 2012 - 07:22
Philippines · Smart Broadband Incorporated

Hi Michael, did it work? same thing is happening to me now, I'm not sure what to do I need the result for a deadline.

Jared Poland · 28 March 2012 - 09:37
United States · Mediacom Communications

The page is loading, but cannot get past the first ping attempt when the test begins.

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