Google searches suddenly not working


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#2

Here is a link to image of the problem:

I am using Mac OS Sierra 10.12.5 and Brave desktop version as follows

Brave 0.21.18
V8 6.4.388.41
rev 580be78
Muon 4.8.2
OS Release 16.6.0
Update Channel Release
OS Architecture x64
OS Platform macOS
Node.js 7.9.0
Brave Sync v1.4.2
libchromiumcontent 64.0.3282.140

This morning I did one google search successfully, but all following searches returned the error message in the screenshot. Google is working fine on other browsers. I had not changed any Brave settings.
I tried turning off the shields one by one and turning off all of them at once; neither resolved the issue.

Thank you for your work creating this browser and I hope you can help me resolve this problem.


#3

Can you try clearing browser cache once and check if it works


#4

I’d like to keep my saved passwords. When I choose ‘clear browser history’ it gives me a choice to toggle this between red and brown; which of those settings will prevent me from losing the passwords?

Pat


#5

I cleared the cache and restarted the browser, but it has not helped.


#6

having the following setting should do the trick
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Are you behind any VPN?


#7

I am not behind a VPN. I have cleared the cache and rebooted the system, but the problem persists.

Pat