The refresh button tells the Internet browser to reload the current website. It requests the entire page again from scratch. While refresh buttons were often necessary in the past, modern websites typically update inform... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

The refresh button for all browsers is the F5 key on the keyboard. Alternately, users can click different buttons within their web browsers to refresh the page. This typically includes icons with arrows on them or menu s... More » Technology Internet & Networking

Pressing the F5 key or the "Ctrl" and "R" keys simultaneously on a keyboard refreshes the page. For Macs, use the "Cmd" key instead of the "Ctrl" key, along with "R." More » Technology Computers & Hardware Computer Help
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