Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Freezing and Buzzing

02 Jun 2013   #21

Windows 7 Home Premium x64, windows 8 pro

I have the same problem. I have noticed that the graphics card cannot handle such quick refreshing with such good resolution (like 720p/1080p) so I just put it to 420p or 320p. Its just the way it is with hardware. Here is what i do:

1. Set quality to 320p
2. Put screen size on small screen
3. Minimize the browser (or make new tab) or whatever just dont have your screen on the video

if it buzzes, change quality to 240p or 144p.

hope this helps

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jul 2014   #22

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

For anyone who has not yet found a cure using any of the previous suggestions try an aggressive full defrag with something like SmartDefrag 3 - defrag and fully optimise. I was plagued with this problem periodically sometimes so badly that media was unwatchable. Then problem would go away for a while before eventually returning. I finally linked this to my periodic defrags. I am no techie but assume my PC was struggling with access times when the media buffer was using the HDD and trying to read / write unsuccessfully from multiple locations due to a badly fragmented drive.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Freezing and Buzzing

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Random freezing & buzzing sound on PC
My laptop is freezing for 1-2 seconds and making this buzzing noise. I'm using win7 64 bit and install one SSD and Hard disk. The OS is on SSD. No blue screen nothing like that.
BSOD Help and Support
Random BSOD, preceded by buzzing and freezing
As suggested here is the zip folder. There does not seem to be any task that causes it, it has happened while paying games, watching youtube, ideling or just browsing the web, any ideas would be appreciated. I have tried doing a system restore to before it started happening, but does not seem to...
BSOD Help and Support
Freezing and Buzzing from monitor during gaming.
Graphics card(SAPPHIRE 7950 3GB with Boost) does not indicate any error, it never gets above 50C, there are no artifacts, and it runs smooth as butter when it works(Hitman Absolution and Shogun total war 2). CPU doesn't overheat either, my NH-D14 keeps it(3930k) cool at below 50C at all times. ...
Hardware & Devices
win7 random freezing and buzzing.
hello,recently my laptop has been randomly freezing during the freezing i also get a buzzing sound. the freezing happens when i start watching a video(flash or video of hard drive) or listening to audio. if i'm just doing searches on line everything is fine. when freezing i have to hard reboot. i...
BSOD Help and Support
Freezing accompanied by buzzing sound!!!!
I was playing a game called Symphony, and my computer froze, accompanied by a buzzing sound coming from the speakers. Here is some useful information though, as to why this might have happened. 1. My hard drive was 15% fragmented, with only 20gb available on the hard drive... Less than ten...
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:12.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App