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Windows 7: All desktop icons blinking

4 Weeks Ago   #11
Jeyneko

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Delete updater.exe in the C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox directory to prevent it updating and also, reinstall your graphics card drivers. I've seen this happen before on XP and that was the cause


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1 Week Ago   #12
billm5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

It's clearly a Firefox issue; took it to their forum (support.mozilla.org if I recall correctly) and didn't get a clear answer, but it's clear that current releases of Firefox use multiple processes. I'll pursue it as time allows; not a priority.
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1 Week Ago   #13
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

I'm running Firefox right now but there's only one instance shown as running in Task Manager. Normally, I don't use it everyday. However, I started running it every day for the last few weeks. Since then, I periodically get a problem where the graphics driver quits responding for maybe 10 seconds and then restarts. When that happens, Firefox quits responding and I have to close it from Task Manager. I'll be interested in what you find out in regards to your problem.
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