JewishGen ****Updated Below****

The JewishGen site is currently experiencing technical difficulties. We are working to resolve this issue quickly and we appreciate your patience and understanding.

Further information and updates will continue to be posted here.

Should you require immediate assistance, please contact us using the 'contact us' form located on the right hand side of this page.

****Update: 10/24/2008 11:40 AM EST****

We are working diligently and hope that JewishGen will be available soon.

We apologize for the continued inconvenience and thank you for your support and understanding.

****Update: 10/27/2008 11:50 AM EST****

All efforts are being taken to ensure that JewishGen is up and running soon.

We appreciate your patience and apologize for the continued inconvenience.

****Update: 10/27/2008 4:10 PM EST****

The site is now partially available. JewishGen users may experience disruptions while using the website and/or various webpages. If this occurs, please refresh the page you are attempting to view by clicking the refresh button on your internet browser (or click F5). If this fails to reload the page, please try again at a different time.

Once again, we apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your continued patience and understanding.

****Update: 10/28/2008 11:00 AM EST****

The site is still experiencing interruptions. If the webpage you are on fails, please referesh your browser (or click F5).

Thank you for your continued understanding.

****Update: 10/30/2008 9:50 AM EST****

The JewishGen homepage is now up again, however many of our users have encountered the following error message when trying to login:

Please note this message indicates that there is a problem with the JewishGen site, and not with your own personal computer. We appreciate the many who have contacted us with offers of assistance and hope that this will be resolved soon.

Please continue to check this blog for further updates and information.

****Update: 11/03/2008 4:42 PM EST****
We are pleased that JewishGen is now operational and users can login and access all parts of the website.

Note: there may be a few lingering service disruptions for the next few hours. If this happens, simply close your web broswer and then open up a new web browser. In addition, the H-SIG homepage( may not be accessible at the current time. If that is the case, please click here:

We thank you all for your continued patience, offers of advice and good will.

****Update: 11/10/2008 11:55 AM EST****
Unfortunately the ViewMate feature is still experiencing difficutlies. For immediate assistance translating or identifying pictures and documents, please post a message on the discussion group or leave a comment in the comments section below.

1 comment:

  1. I am afraid that I still cannot access the jewishgen website despite the message dated 3 November. Any help/ news?

    Stephen Brown
    Manchester UK
    Jewishgen ID 342258


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