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Windows 7: Flash player Starting and Stopping When Maximized

23 Jan 2011   #1

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Flash player Starting and Stopping When Maximized


When I maximize the flash player when we are watching a video the screen stops and starts every 3-4 minutes. If I minimize the screen this doesnt happen.
I have re-installed flash and this happens across all browsers.

Any ideas anyone...


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25 Jan 2011   #2


Update the driver for your graphics card is all I can think of.
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25 Jan 2011   #3

Windows 7 x86/x64, Server 2008r2, Web Server 2008

Have you checked the buffer bar?
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