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Slowness
« on: September 03, 2015, 08:32:13 am »
My browser is being slow for some reason.  I use firefox.  As of yesterday afternoon I can no longer stream youtube videos because they keep freezing.  Today an add on a site did the same thing.  I've cleared my cache, did a spyware scan, defragged, and rebooted.  It's still being slow at times.

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #1 on: September 03, 2015, 08:41:25 am »
Maybe you're using an old/outdated version of Firefox? That's the only thing that comes to mind.

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #2 on: September 03, 2015, 09:27:42 am »
I just downloaded and installed it a month and a half ago.  It was fine until yesterday afternoon.

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2015, 10:56:23 am »
Okay. Then I'm sorry...I am out of ideas already. ~laughs~ I wish I could help but I'm not good with computer issues.  XD

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2015, 01:58:21 pm »
Are you running Adobe Flash? Try uninstalling it. Same for Mozilla addons - try switching them off.

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2015, 07:17:51 am »
This is something that used to happen every so often when I was using Flash. It would slow right down or have problems with Youtube etc, then I'd update it and all was well, until it happened again and I updated it again.

I thought Youtube used HTML5 now instead of Flash, but apparently it still does use it too.

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Re: Slowness
« Reply #6 on: September 04, 2015, 07:43:05 am »
IMHO it uses Flash if you have it installed, otherwise it just uses HTML5, because whatever. Maybe it's easier?