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Upwork, it is a platform that connects professionals with agencies and companies to develop a specific project freelance basis. This platform is completely free and works as an intermediary between businesses and professions. It also has a fairly easy and intuitive interface, as it facilitates communication between the parties and facilitates payment methods.

Upwork has a website but also available as an application for Android and iOS mobile devices.

It is important to say that in Upwork users can set fixed prices for projects and hourly rates and to withdraw money can be made through Paypal.

However, it is possible that Upwork present certain problems with messaging so we've compiled some possible solutions.

Some users have reported that sometimes do not charge Upwork messages, because the reception of these within Upwork is WebSocket technology.

To solve this problem we recommend the user to verify connectivity WebSocket. Another solution is to add the website to the list of exceptions antivirus, because sometimes this can interfere with WebSocket connections.

Upwork uses cookies in the browser so you may be blocked and therefore can not be viewed Upwork messages. We recommend enable cookies in it. To do this, click the Chrome menu> Preferences> Show advanced settings> Content Settings> Cookies> Manage exceptions> add """"> Allow> ready.

If the user uses another browser we recommend that addresses information on it so that it is provided as to enable cookies.

Troubleshooting tips
Problem solved? Still can't connect to Upwork? Continue with Step 2.
Turn it on again. Clear internet cookies and browser cache.
Still stuck and not enjoying Upwork, then go to Step 3.
Temporarily disable your antivirus or firewall running in the background. Now if you can access Upwork, be aware that your security software is causing problems. Try adding Upwork in the set of trusted sites.
DNS is a service that translates Upwork into a machine-readable address called an IP address. In most cases, this work is done by your ISP. If only specific sites are not opening, it is likely to get corrupted.

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