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Just had another crash today, so I'm sending it in tomorrow. MousemonkeyJan 24, 2012, 8:05 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Ask a new question Read More Graphics Cards Gaming Hardware Problem Graphics Related Resources solved What Laptop is better Newer » This thread is closed to new comments. At least there were no more crashes so far.

Computer Freezes When Watching Videos

Hardware Acceleration is turned off & flash is on its latest version. So, for quite a while now, Firefox keeps on freezing my whole computer while watching videos on YouTube or streams on Twitch. posted by mairuzu to Computers & Internet (8 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite Sounds like a classic overheating problem. I am using Windows 7 and had no problem like this using FF19 and FF38.

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Computer freezes every couple of minutes when watching itvplayer, etc. Computer Freezes When Watching Videos Windows 7 So, for quite a while now, Firefox keeps on freezing my whole computer while watching videos on YouTube or streams on Twitch. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/laptop-crashes-when-i-watch-videos-4230318/ Flash video is notorious for using a lot of CPU time.

Classic Theme. Computer Freezes When Watching Videos Or Playing Games But there is something wrong. just firstly just check and add your drivers - simple! :) Report Vandore- Dec 15, 2012 11:36PM Well, I clicked the link and it wasnt working, so I clicked "if this Can't find your answer ?

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Support Forum This thread was archived. http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2541904/laptop-crashes-playing-games-watching-videos-wrong.html Insert tube into air discharge duct (this is where hot air should come out when the notebook is on -- probably on side of notebook) and blow. Computer Freezes When Watching Videos But I just don't like it, so yesterday, I decided to go back to my fav browser: Firefox. Computer Freezes When Watching Videos Windows 10 the problem is cooling.

So the only possibility for me to get back doing stuff is to hard reset my laptop & boot it again. this content Ask a question and give support. I have yet to use any troubleshooter, fixit or other tip.If the machine still locks up, I'm off to look over the machine as a whole. And then we have quicktime also.Kees Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Any videos in both Firefox and IE by crash1610 / October 17, 2011 5:56 AM PDT Computer Freezes When Playing Video

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - True! Try to download the latest driver from http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-us Report AussieGuy- Mar 28, 2011 10:23PM AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!..... Wish me luck! weblink This can frustrate the new to PC Windows repair folk but I continue to disable the hardware acceleration noted.

The laptop stats are 4GB RAM & has an i3 CPU, so should be up to the task. My Laptop Keeps Freezing When I Watch Videos So it seems like disabling Flash's own Hardware Acceleration (which I didn't even know was a thing) solved my problem. You are missing software or drivers, usually free, than will enable proper operation when downloaded and installed from the maker of your computer, or your operating system.

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Oh, and I'm on OS X 10.10.2 using Firefox 36.0.1 (but it also happened on 35.x before). I did a memory check which threw up loads of errors, so bought new memory which made no difference (memory check still threw up loads of errors). Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - "tried to remove tick but didn't solve it." by R. Streaming Video Freezes But Sound Continues One thing you can check the airflow on the side of the laptop.

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this is all it was!...a simple DRIVER!.... But my problem remains: When I'm watching a video, my browser constantly keeps freezing my whole MacBook. Already tried to remove tick but didn't solve it...Monitor still goes blank after playing videos...and have to force shut down. I have the same problem.

Most likely you have bad RAM, a failing GPU, or the system is overheating.If you want to make sure it is not a hardware issue then make sure that all your Enables the interaction of Mathematica content with the latest installed version of Mathematica.

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