How to Fix 504 Gateway Timeout Error

What is the 504 Gateway Timeout Error?

A 504 Gateway Timeout Error appears when a browser attempts to load a website page and it didn’t get a response within the appropriate time from the host. Website Owner can customize how a 504 error page looks. Websites have their own 504 error pages they designed as per their need.

How to fix HTTP 504 Error?

Below is the step by step guide to solve this problem with some easy steps. All you need is to just follow them which results in a solution to the problem.

Step 1 : 

Refresh the Page

505 error is sometimes temporary. So, refreshing the page is usually solves this problem. Most of the browsers use the (F5 key or Ctrl+R) to refresh, and also browsers have provided their Refresh button. If it doesn’t fix the problem then it’s time to go for the next step.

Step 2: 

Check the website on another device 

We have seen many times that there’s some problem is with the client system which includes (Laptop, Desktop, Wi-Fi, router, modem). Just use another device to check that particular website if it is working there. This tells you the matter is probably going something on your end. it’s time to go for the next step.

Step 3: 

Restart Your Devices

If this problem is done by any of these reasons mentioned in Step 3 then theirs a quick trick to solve this problem is to restart your computer & networking device like (modem, router) fixes the problem.

You can restart your computer by easy steps mentioned below.

  • Just press combination of Alt+F4
  • A dialogue saying what do you want to do?
  • Press dropdown icon
  • Select Restart
  • Press Ok

Step 4: 

Contact the web site 

A quick method is to contact the website administrator directly. Search for their contact details on the website contact page. If you can’t find any contact details or forms there you can also find them on social media and just place message theirs about this error.

 Step 5 : 

Try Again Later

If you are still facing this 504 error, then the only solution left is to check it after some time. There are chances that this problem gets automatically fix after some time.

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Final Words

The solutions provided for 504 errors by us in this article are easy to implement by anyone who has a basic knowledge of computers. If you are still facing the issue simply write a comment below so we can help you to fix that problem.