Redirect Loop errors

If your domain is not correctly configured, you may encounter an error like the following:

In Firefox:

Redirect Loop

Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete.

The browser has stopped trying to retrieve the requested item. The site is redirecting the request in a way that will never complete.

  • Have you disabled or blocked cookies required by this site?
  • NOTE: If accepting the site's cookies does not resolve the problem, it is likely a server configuration issue and not your computer.

In Chrome:

This webpage has a redirect loop

The webpage at has resulted in too many redirects. Clearing your cookies for this site or allowing third-party cookies may fix the problem. If not, it is possibly a server configuration issue and not a problem with your computer.

Here are some suggestions:

  • Reload this webpage later.
  • Learn more about this problem.

Error 310 (net::ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS): There were too many redirects.

The most frequent causes of this situation are described below.

A web forwarding entry that redirects an address to itself

Verify the domain's web forwarding entries to make sure none of them would result in a loop.

For example, let's say you add a web forwarding entry on the domain

If you enter www for the subdomain and for the forwarding address, the result will be that redirects to, creating a redirect loop.

How to fix it

Delete the web forwarding entry causing the loop, and see www if you're having trouble getting your domain to work with (or without) www.

Last modified: 07/12/2012 at 21:55 by Amy B. (Gandi)