"This page can't be displayed" error when you browse a Google webpage in Internet Explorer 11

Applies to: Internet Explorer 11


When you use Internet Explorer 11 to browse a Google webpage on Windows 8.1, you receive the following error message:
This page can't be displayed.
Then, when you refresh the webpage, the webpage is displayed.


This issue occurs if the Internet connection is established through certain proxy servers when the SPDY/3 protocol is enabled in Internet Explorer.


Update information

To resolve this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, go to Microsoft Update.

For technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer, go to the following Microsoft website:Note This update was first included in security update 2925418.

For more information about security update 2925418 , click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2925418 MS14-012: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: March 11, 2014


To work around this issue, you can disable the SPDY/3 protocol on the Advanced tab in Internet Options.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


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