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Windows 7: Stuttering with Firefox?

13 Apr 2009   #11
Maka

Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7100 RC x86/Windows XP SP3 x86 (Dual Boot)
 
 

That's a strange problem to have.


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13 Apr 2009   #12
emJay

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Certainly is. It could be my machine though, possibly ?
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13 Apr 2009   #13
Maka

Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7100 RC x86/Windows XP SP3 x86 (Dual Boot)
 
 

I doubt it would be your machine because i would think if it was it would do the same no matter what browser you are using.
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13 Apr 2009   #14
Espair

Windows 7, RTM x64
 
 

It is very strange, I just did a full scan of Ad-Aware, and after updating the database did a bootscan from Avast.

Nothing. So honestly, i have no idea what is going on =(
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13 Apr 2009   #15
johngalt

 

Then the both of you need to make new profiles in Fx and try then.
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02 Jun 2011   #16
abeltje

Windows Home Premium 7 32bit
 
 

I have the same problem. Stuttering sound when browsing with Firefox or Chrome, in Firefox it seems a bit more severe.

I found out about DPC Latency Checker, which you can find here: DPC Latency Checker

Run it, browse, and if you see red spikes, something is wrong with one of your drivers. It's somehow interfering with your CPU causing the distorted sound.

Then try to deactivate devices in device manager one by one to see which one is the cause.

In my case it was Norton Internet security 2011! I uninstalled it and alle the hickups and red spikes are gone. Sound playing nice. Now going for Kaspersky 2012 which does not seem to have this issue.
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