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To refresh a browser, click the "Refresh" button next to the address bar, or press "F5." For a hard refresh, which will reload all elements of the page being viewed, hold down Shift+F5. To force a refresh, for example, w... More »

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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 »

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In computer technology, to refresh or reload means to get the most updated version of a Web page. This can be done by right-clicking on the screen and choosing Refresh or Reload on the pop-up menu. More »

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