How to resolve the ERR_CACHE_MISS error

If you are a Google Chrome user, then you may receive the ERR_CACHE_MISS error with the message which says that “Confirm Form Resubmission“. The error generally occurs during the browsing on the website. The error can occur due to the issues on settings and configurations, cache system, and extensions, etc. of the Google Chrome. You can encounter the problem through the methods shown below:

Update the browser

The previous versions of the Chrome browser can include bugs that can result in ERR_CACHE_MISS error. However, you can quickly fix these issues by updating the browser to the latest version

Reset network settings

Sometimes incorrect network settings may results as the error then you have to open the Command Prompt for resetting these settings.

First, you have to press Win key and then type “cmd“.

Now, Right-click on the Command Prompt in the result shown and then select Run as administrator.

Command Prompt, Run as Administrator

You have to type the below lines of the command in Command Prompt. Always remember that you have to press the Enter button after typing any line.

  • ipconfig /release
  • ipconfig /all
  • ipconfig /flushdns
  • ipconfig /renew
  • netsh int ip set dns
  • netsh winsock reset

You need to restart your device after finishing and then open the browser.

You can disable the cache system

In case you receive the ERR_CACHE_MISS error, then you can take a step and use the development tool for disabling the cache to go around this error.

  • First, you need to press Ctrl + Shift + I keys and then press the F1 key. Now scroll down for finding Disable cache (while DevTools is open) in the Network section.
  • At last, Check this item and then reload a page and confirm if the issue is resolved.

Check this item and then reload a page and confirm if the issue is resolved

Clear the browsing data

Sometimes corrupted browser data can result in various problems like ERR_CACHE_MISS error. Therefore you have to clear the browsing data.

Chrome and Select More tools

First, you have to click on the control menu of Chrome and Select More tools then Clear browsing data.

Select the beginning of time for the period and tick all items then click on Clear browsing data.

click on Clear browsing data

Now, you have cleared complete browsing data, so Re-open the browser and see if that the issue is resolved.

Reset your browser

The error may result from inappropriate browser settings or configurations. However, if you don’t know what it that results in this issue is, then you can reset the browser to its default settings.

You have to open the control menu and then click on Settings.

control menu and then click on Settings

Now click on the Show advanced settings then scroll down and click on the Reset settings.

Confirm the action.

Reset Setting

Your browser settings are reset. Now you can check and see that the issue is resolved.


In this post, we have provided complete information on how to resolve the ERR_CACHE_MISS error. So there are various ways to resolve the ERR_CACHE_MISS error. If you have a query, then you can let us know in the comment section, and we will try to keep you update.

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