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Windows 7: Having performance issues after reinstalling windows 7

10 Sep 2015   #1
bartarton

windows 7
 
 
Having performance issues after reinstalling windows 7

I was having some issues with my built PC. the largest of them was it would freeze and make audio loop incredibly loud noise if i was playing a game. I decided to reinstall windows 7 ultimate. after doing this the computer doesnt freeze but now any online video (youtube, netflix, facebook) stutters, and my performance is kind of shot. i was wondering if anyone has any advice.


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10 Sep 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You can try disabling hardware acceleration if using flash.
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10 Sep 2015   #3
bartarton

windows 7
 
 

My troubleshooter tab says the setting cant be changed
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10 Sep 2015   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I'm curious bartarton.
Why did you choose Ultimate for your operating system to play games on your computer?
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11 Sep 2015   #5
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

While playing a video in YouTube, right click the video - settings - un-tick Hardware Acceleration.

Or perhaps it is using HTML5, then you can try installing Flash Player.
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13 Sep 2015   #6
bartarton

windows 7
 
 

I used ultimate for the muti-processor control options
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13 Sep 2015   #7
Anak

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit Ver 6.1.7600 Build 7601 - SP1
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bartarton View Post
My troubleshooter tab says the setting cant be changed
I used ultimate for the muti-processor control options
Can you elaborate?
  • Especially this "troubleshooter tab"? Is this tab part of of a third-party program? Processor power can be somewhat controlled by running msconfig >boot tab >advanced options.
  • Did you have a basic 7OS? Then installed ultimate?
  • What type of install was it? Clean, repair, Upgrade?
  • Was there a previous version of Windows; XP, Vista, basic7, on this machine before you reinstalled ultimate?

If you want real help from us you are going to have to fill in your computer specs completely, see: System Info - See Your System Specs Then go to step #5 and automatically fill them in.

Even though you are not having BSOD problems I would like you to run a BSOD report: Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions It will show a more complete picture of your machine, and will help us to understand your system. Make sure you have your system set for a complete memory dump, as shown here in step #8: Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD

Once your dumps are set, run the BSOD posting instructions. To post the results follow step #9 in the BSOD posting instructions.

My first instinct is to say you're having problems with your audio and video drivers but without knowing your hardware and other peripherals it would be a guess to try and solve this without the background information we need.
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14 Sep 2015   #8
BorisTheAnimal

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Found this on Tom's Guide website, unsure if it is exactly your specified problem but you can give it a go:

Check your Flash Player version from www.whatismyflash.com
See the latest version from Adobe http://www.google.co.in/url?q=http://get.adobe.com/flas...
If your version is outdated then download the latest one from Adobe

Now restart Chrome and go to chrome://plugins
At the top right, click the +Details
Under the Flash section, you should see 3 players installed.
Disable the pepflashplayer.dll and disable the gcswf32.dll player so that only the NPSWF32_11_4_402_265.dll player is enabled.
Restart Chrome.
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