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How to Fix Error, ‘Waiting For Available Sockets’ in Google Chrome

Follow the below steps to fix Google Chrome error, waiting for available sockets.

Chrome “waiting for available sockets” error shows when you have used the maximum available socket. One method to fix this error is to Force Open Sockets.

Method 1:

Step 1. For this first, start your Chrome Browser and then in the address bar type in chrome://net-internals and press enter to load the page.

Step 2. In the Net-internals page, on the left-hand side, you will find Sockets. Click on Sockets option.

Step 3. The next step is to select the ‘Flush Socket Pools tab.

It will clear all the sockets and fix the error. Now you will be able to load whatever you want quickly.

Method 2:

Another method to fix waiting for available socket chrome error is to clear your cookies and caches memory from the browser.

Step 1. For this method, start the chrome browser page. Now click on the right side -upper corner of the page, the three-dot icon. You will find a drop-down window pop up, select the History option.

Step 2. On the History page, left-hand side column, you will find a clear browsing data option. Click on it, and this will open up clear browsing data pop up window.

Step 3. On the clear browsing data window, Tick check options – Cookies and other site data and Cached images and files, and select time range as ‘all-time’. Then click on clear data tab on the bottom of that window.

It will clear the Google chrome cookies and caches and fix the waiting for available socket error, allowing you to open whatever pages you want.

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