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Windows 7: Shockwave flash crash


22 Mar 2013   #1
MPN

Windows 7 Home x64
 
 
Shockwave flash crash

Hello folks

The last few days ive had noting but problems with Chrome. Shockwave flash keeps on crashing every 15-20 minutes. If i watch youtube videos, use facebook or just have on the starting page. It crash.

Ive been lurking a bit on the world wide web to find a fix on it. But only "fix" ive come over is to go to plugins in your browser, and turn the built in flash engine that comes with Chrome off. But that didnt fix it for me.

Anyone got any ideas?

Not sure if this is the right board to post on, if not please tell me so i can move it

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22 Mar 2013   #2

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

If Chrome has a hardware acceleration try turning it off.
I have never used Chrome so I don't know if it has one or not.
Firefox has it under Tools/Options/Advance
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22 Mar 2013   #3

Win7 Pro SP1 64
 
 

Are you using the latest release of Flash?
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22 Mar 2013   #4
MPN

Windows 7 Home x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Gary View Post
Are you using the latest release of Flash?
As i understand it Chrome updates flash automatically. But now when ive turnd off chromes built in flash i have to update it manually.

And GPU acceleration is turned off.
Il try to put on, and see what happens

And another issue i forgot to mention is that every day when o turn on my PC, and open certain web sites my browser locks up for a few seconds, but only the first time i enter those sites.
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22 Mar 2013   #5

Win7 Pro SP1 64
 
 

Adobe Flash Player 11.7 Beta for Desktops | applications, content and videos - Adobe Labs

The link to update is above. You can either use the 11.7 Beta or the released version. Be sure to remove your old flash first.
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23 Mar 2013   #6
MPN

Windows 7 Home x64
 
 

Seems to work fine now.

Had a crash when GPU acceleration was turned on. So i set it to "standard" and i havent had a crash yet all day. So im gonna wait until tomorrow and if i still havent had a crash il mark the thread as solved.
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24 Mar 2013   #7

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MPN View Post
Seems to work fine now.

Had a crash when GPU acceleration was turned on. So i set it to "standard" and i havent had a crash yet all day. So im gonna wait until tomorrow and if i still havent had a crash il mark the thread as solved.
You might check for Video card driver update,
Intel had one recently.
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25 Mar 2013   #8
MPN

Windows 7 Home x64
 
 

Been 1 day now, and still havent had a crash. So im gonna mark thread as solved. Lets hope it stays this way.
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