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Windows 7: Adobe Flash issue with Windows 7?

11 Feb 2010   #1
Nate7

Windows 7
 
 
Adobe Flash issue with Windows 7?

I've looked for possible fixes and causes for the choppy playback, and have found dozens of links with people saying similar things.

I recently bought the Acer Aspire 5532 for schoolwork and internet use, because it was cheaper than most Netbooks with better specs. It came with Windows 7 and is great in almost all respects, except for Flash videos online.

When I download the videos (Gametrailers.com for instance) and run them with Windows Media it runs perfect. However streaming them from a site is so painfully slow, and it actually gets worse if I make it full screen.

I have XP on my older, dying laptop and I never had this issue. People have mentioned memory leaks, or problems with Windows 7 and Flash among a host of other things.

Does anyone know of possible fixes for this? I just want to be able to stream the videos without them stopping and jumping around constantly.


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12 Feb 2010   #2
adicontakt

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

i have an acer aspire 5520g and all tha site"s with flash works fine , maybe you internet connection is slow
i have windos 7 ultimate
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15 Feb 2010   #3
Nate7

Windows 7
 
 

No it's not the internet connection, I have another computer with XP and haven't ever had this problem.

Flash + Windows 7 seems to hog ALL the CPU on this computer, and the processor is slower at 1.6ghz but I've run flash videos on worse computers.
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