I'm new to overleaf and I'm trying to render a basic document and I get:

"PDF Rendering Error Something went wrong while rendering this PDF."

Example of the error I get

Does anyone know what might cause this? I have tried several document so far.

The logs say:

No errors, good job!

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    (1) welcome, (2) Overleaf should have a button somewhere so you can see the actual log, without tht information we cannot help – daleif Nov 28 '18 at 15:00
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    @daleif The logs say "No errors, good job!" – John Doe Nov 28 '18 at 15:02
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    (I'm on support staff at Overleaf.) One thing to try is to change the "PDF Viewer" setting (accessed using the Overleaf menu in the upper left) from "built-in" to "native". If that works and the preview renders, the most likely cause of the problem is that something is blocking compiles.sharelatex.com, which is where the previews are generated. Usually a browser extension is responsible for blocking this domain, but aggressive proxies or other network security may also be at play. – Paul Gessler Nov 28 '18 at 15:09
  • I sometimes get that also. My solution is to recompile the document. – user156344 Nov 28 '18 at 15:28
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    (I'm on support staff at Overleaf.) @JohnDoe just for completeness, and in case anyone finds this question via searching: This problem occurred in certain network configurations and should now be resolved as part of the integration of the Overleaf and ShareLaTeX platforms. If you still see the PDF Rendering Error, please contact us at Overleaf Support using our website contact form (in the top bar, click "Help" and then "Contact us" or email us directly at support@overleaf.com.) – Paul Gessler Jan 15 at 15:43