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I was uploading a large folder of files (Zend library) to my ec2 hosted website and WinSCP timed out. I soon found that my site is down and I can't access winSCP or the console. I tried to reboot the instance from the amazon console, but the reboot didn't change the situation.

When I visit the website in firefox, here's the error message - The connection has timed out. The server at is taking too long to respond.

Does anyone have any suggestions on how I can reset or fix this?

Notes: It's been maybe 10 minutes since I rebooted, not sure how long it takes.

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Contact Amazon and ask them. Perhaps they are having an outage?

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