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Windows 7: How to fix jerky YouTube video in Google Chrome

24 Jan 2013   #1
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 
How to fix jerky YouTube video in Google Chrome

Posting this for anyone that is having problems with video in Chrome.

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Lately I've noticed that whenever I play a YouTube video on my PC, it's jerky. Choppy. Call it what you will—it's really frustrating.

Semi-expert troubleshooter that I am, I did what I always do when experiencing a problem inside my browser: I tried a different browser. Specifically, I switched out of Chrome and into Internet Explorer.
And what do you know? Silky-smooth YouTube video. Google Chrome, j'accuse!

After a little research into the issue, I discovered a fix—one that worked for me. Your mileage may vary, of course, because each system and situation is different, but it's definitely worth a try if you're plagued by the same choppy playback in Chrome.
How to fix jerky YouTube video in Google Chrome | PCWorld


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24 Jan 2013   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I can believe that. I've come across video sites that just will not accept "pepper flash", virgin media player is one.
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