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Q: Using a computer for netflix?

As usual a person gets questions from friends that are beyond the person expertise. Often the questions offer only sparse detail but I will try to ask an at least listenable question.

Basically the user subscribes to NETFLIX for movies which he can watch on his monitor, save to memory / disc or receive a CD later. He wants to use a wireless transmission from his computer to a TV some distance from the computer. Does this make any sense? Is it possible and how?

By the way, if one had a monitor and TV that both use a computer how is it cabled and controlled. By switch?

Pardon my ignorance, but I said I would ask for him.


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A: Using a computer for netflix?

He wants to use a wireless transmission from his computer to a TV some distance from the computer.Click to expand...

I dont think he will do that very easily

By the way, if one had a monitor and TV that both use a computer how is it cabled and controlled. By switch?Click to expand...

Depending on the Monitor and PC and TV
If only have a VGA out - then yes a switch
the VGA cable to the switch and then two VGA cables - 1 cable ---> TV if it has a PC input 2 cable ---> Monitor
if the PC has a HDMI output and a VGA you may be able to connect both up

I would find out make and model of the TV
What inputs it has, PC input
then if it has a LAN connection - as you may be able to connect to a network

Make and model of the PC
what outputs on the graphic card

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Is there a way to password lock my computer while I'm falling asleep to Netflix so that no one else can use it? I want to be able to fall asleep to the lights/colors/sounds, but if someone in my house takes my computer before it falls asleep and after I'm asleep, I don't want them to be able to use it even for other shows or surfing the web. I don't want anyone using my computer without my permission. Can anybody help me?

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I have done two re-formats on my computer attempting to get rid of this blue screen error, but it keeps coming back (almost instantly). I think it usually happens when I watch netflix and close the computer without shutting down first; but it has happened a few times when I wasn't previously watching netflix.

It only occurs when I'm starting the computer, but not every time.

The last time it happened, I kept ignoring the blue screen and it eventually got to the point where I wasn't able to use the computer (couldn't save files, wouldn't connect to internet, etc.).

Anyways, any help would be greatly appreciated. I attached my dump files, but to be perfectly honest, I don't know anything about fixing computers. So please baby step me through fixing it if you can

Thank you so much,

A:BSOD when starting computer, usually after watching netflix

Welcome aboard.

► You have two antivirus programs installed. AVG and McAfee. Your crash is directly blaming AVG.

fffff880`07c3c7c8 fffff880`06215796Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\avgidsdrivera.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for avgidsdrivera.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for avgidsdrivera.sys
It is Driver Reference Table - avgidsdrivera.sys.

So you must to uninstall AVG. At the same time, McAfee is a higher level crap, and a very well known problem causer. Uninstall McAfee too. For best protection, use Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows, with Free MBAM.

► Also, Free up the startup.
Click on the Start button
Type “msconfig (without quotes), click the resulting link. It will open the System Configuration window.
Select the “Startup” tab.
Deselect all items other than the antivirus.
Apply > OK
Accept the restart.
► What I have also noticed, you have some old device drivers installed.

ATI Display Driver:

c:\windows\system32\drivers\atikmdag.sys (, 5.76 MB (6,037,504 bytes), 8/18/2009 6:48 AM)
Realtek ethernet driver:

c:\windows\system32\drivers\rt64win7.sys (, 317.53 KB (325,152 bytes), 10/25/2011 2:05 AM)
If possible, try to update those, too.

Let us know the results.

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When streaming Netflix, my computer is registering as a new device each time I play a movie. The Device ID is different when I check on all my registered devices (the only device that uses my account is my one computer). I have not changed any settings, reinstalled Windows, or made any drastic changes in the system. I do not use a router and am using Cox Communications as my ISP.

Does anyone know why this is happening? Does anyone have a solution?

For more detailed information, the original topic is posted here:


I was informed by the admin "Animal" to re-post in this forum.

Thank you for any help.

A:Netflix-Computer Registering as Multiple Devices

Have you contacted Netflix about this issue?

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Whenever I switch from league of legends to Netflix or hbo my computer crashes but it's not a regular crash with the blue screen but my screen will turn a random colour and the last thing heard through my headset will turn into a loud buzz that goes on forever till I shut down my computer. It does this almost everytime I press the play button on Netflix after just playing league but I don't know how to fix it.

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Fresh install of Chrome 18.0.1010.1 beta (updated because was happening even on stable versions)
Windows XP Professional x64 SP2.
3.0ghz cpu
5gb of DDR2 ram
Radeon HD 5670
Shockwave installed.
Flash Installed(works).

Even on the adobe website it says that the plugin is missing when I go to the shockwave test page. Uninstalled and re-installed chrome and shockwave numerous times. Netflix won't play, says I don't meet minimum requirements. I am getting very frustrated with this because after using chrome for a long time and having no problems I am just now running into persistent problems. Please let me know what I can do about this.

A:Shockwave ALWAYS says Missing Plug-in & Netflix is saying my computer does not have r

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I have been using Netflix for a few months. What I have noticed is that I will reach my device activation limit (6 is the max, I believe) rather quickly--specifically, it will tell me I have reached it after streaming 6 shows/movies. Apparently, my computer is being registered as a new device every time I stream a new show/movie.

I am wondering why this is, and how it can be fixed. The only solution I have found is to deactivate every device I have registered with Netflix (which is just my one computer I use for streaming)--only then will it allow me to watch another show/movie. This is a hassle, and if this is the only way, then that is alright. What I am most interested in is the reason my computer could be registering as separate devices like this. I can think of a few possibilities:
-Computer is registering by a dynamic IP address set by the ISP (I do not use a router)
-Computer is registering as a new device by some other means
-Silverlight is somehow acting fishy (which this does not seem like a local problem like a program on my computer)

It must be noted that the device ID number listed on Netflix is different with each registration of a new device (even though it is the same device every time).

I am currently in Louisiana. I am using Cox Communications as an ISP. I do not use a router. I pay my own utilities (so this is not an aprt complex-specific problem as far as I can tell). This same issue occurred when streaming on a friend's Netflix account, so it is no... Read more

A:Netflix-Computer is Registering as Multiple Devices

Should I re-post this in another forum that is more populated or that deals with problems like this?

Any help is welcomed.

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I have a VPCCW17FX Sony Vaio. For the last week or so, I have been unable to watch Netflix videos without constant freezing and the sound popping and buzzing (after a minute or two it continues playing). I'm not sure whether or not this started before or after I uninstalled/reinstalled my internet drivers, (midterms stopped my video viewing cold) but they shouldn't be related, should they? Sometimes after this error, I get a popup message that says my NVIDA graphics card stopped working. (I havent been able to capture the exact wording.) I was going to try un/reinstalling the graphics card, but when I went to, I found I wasn't sure what to do. Do I do it to "NVIDIA GeForce G210M" under display adapters, or "NVIDIA High Definition Audio" under Sound, video and game controllers. In addition, "NVIDIA High Definition Audio" is actually listed 4 times in my device manager. Which one do I uninstall? Each one says that the best driver is already installed.

Am I even trying to do the right thing? Is there something else I should do? Youtube, Hulu, and Amazon videos work fine. Only Netflix is causing this problem.

A:Netflix causes computer to freeze, popping and buzzing noises

its not just Netflix after all. Just had it occur while on Hulu. But it is definitely most prevalent on Netflix

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my computer crashes when i play a game and things like that. i think its the graphics card but i dont know what to do. i have a nvidia geforce 7400. please help

A:computer crashes when i play a game or things like netflix

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While most of the time this may occur due to the poor connection, there are other reasons too. So, first perform a speed test to be confirmed if you have that needed SD or HD quality speed.

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Restart the device: This issue can happen with any device you are using, Android, iOS, computer or gaming console etc. So, the first thing you should do is to restart the device you are using.
Restart Netflix on Android
v If you are using Android then first navigate to the settings option from the Home screen of your Android device.

v Open the App option which will contain the Netflix app as well.

v Select that and tap on the clear cache, then clear data.

v Press OK to confirm the process.

v Now try to use the Netflix app again.
Reset Netflix

v Open the Netflix app on your device.

v Next, you need to enter the code using remote ?Up, Up, Down, Down, left, Right, Left, Right, Up, Up, Up, Up?.

v As you enter the code, an option to deactivate Netflix will appear on the screen. Select that and then sign in again.
If you are facing any issues in Netflix about please visit our Netflix Contact Phone Number Australia immediately for Quick Support 1-800-383-368

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The Netflix App for Windows 8 is now available but it doesn't work on either of my W8 installs. When I launch it the ping pong balls go in circles forever, has it actually worked for anyone? Some of the reviews have complained about the same issues but it seems to work for most people, has 4 out of 5 stars at the moment.

A:Netflix App

Works for me on my Samsung Series 7 Slate. I tested it with the beginning of a movie just to verify it. Off to work now. Will test more later. But did want to verify its proper operation...

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Q: netflix

I have a new hp mini laptop and netflix is already on it, its been working great until all of a sudden i cant even go on it, i click the app but it doesnt open at all, what do i do ????? 

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My computer?s been hijacked for a while but I did not know it. I use firefox, and have been unable to talk my fianc?e into using it as well. So the other day, on a whim, I tried to access Netflix via IE and was redirected to this url: http://www.netflix.com/entryTrap.html?why=cookieless
My fianc?e told me it?s been like that for a while. On the page, there are instructions on how to set IE?s security features for optimal performance. I almost choked. AVG found and removed a Trojan downloader. Please help.


Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.0
Scan saved at 5:59:06 PM, on 4/30/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Canon\CAL\CALMAIN.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint\Apoint.exe
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell\QuickSet\quickset.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint\Apntex.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_06\bin\jusched.exe
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A:No Netflix

That page is merely letting you know that cookies need to be turned on to use Netflix in IE. If you follow the instructions on the page and make sure that cookies are enabled then Netflix should work just fine.

There is nothing suspicious in your log. If you want we can do some scans and see if they come up with anything, but I don't really see a problem here.

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Hey, I recently bought a windows 8 pc and did all the windows update, yesterday night. Now the Netflix app gives me this error when I try to play a show:

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I got a new samsung 4k tv recently this year with builtin netflix. And I have a sony dvd player with builtin netflix. So its not a must. And I don't travel much. But I am on the 29th to visit my sister. I have a SAMSUNG NPRV-515-A01US I got in 2011 for 350 plus tax. Still great after 4 years.

But I noticed netflix was very choppy. Its only dual core, 1366x768, and AMD RADEON HD 6310. Plus 8gb ram. Came with 4gb and I added 4 more. It is an AMD-E350. If I lower the netflix settings (watching from browser) to 720p it is fine and no issues. But not sure if I can live with 720p or versus 1080p it makes a huge difference. And I have no builtin bluetooth in this laptop. So no good. I mean there are dongles but I keep loosing those as they are so small.

E350's cam out 2011 ish and are really old now.

Dell Inspiron 15.6" Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core i3 - 6GB Memory - 1TB Hard Drive Black I3558-9136BLK - Best Buy

Would upgrading to like this for example help. Its only 6gb ram. But 6 is enough. But its quadcore and i3. Even if its a older generation i3 (not sure how to tell) its still probably loads better than my e350. Or since its the same 1366x768 it is probably not making much difference. And video card not sure what it has either.

Or is it more cpu and ram. Having quad core versus dual core and I3 versus E350. Where is the bottle neck.

Otherwise web and email this is fine. If not much else maybe I will stick with this and wait few years. O... Read more


It won't be PC for 4k you need a minimum speed of 25meg have you got that?

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Q: Netflix

Hello everyone, newbie here.

XP, Office 2003, Norton Systemworks complete re-install of everything, with new harddrive.

Problem is: Can pull up everyother web page but cannot pull up Netflix.com. Have closed firewalls, disabled Norton, emptied DNS, as well as all temp files. Lowered security to minimum, still no go. Using router for two machines, identical. Neither machine can pull up this webpage. HOWEVER, when I connect laptop to router in empty slot, it can pull up webpage. Very strange to me. When site pinged, it is getting to their server and sending back, computer is just blocking return. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Saw at another site that someone suggested checking the date, another, using capitol letters in the address, nothing has worked. Thank you very much. Dagreg


have you tried to enter the webpage as https://www.netflix.com or https://netflix.com? This will try and open it as a secure location.

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Q: netflix

tem como eu estalar netflix  no windows 7 

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I am watching Netflix on my PS3 on my LG HDTV (not sure the model but it was purchased brand new in 2011 it was like 400 bucks )and everyone once in a while It flickers or flashes black for a quick second and then goes back to normal.. It almost sounds like a power surge but it's not because nothing else is affected and it's only happening during Netflix or at least it hasn't happened during anything else like playing games and what not. Also it never happened when watching Netflix on my PS3 on a SDTV. It only started happening on the HDTV. Also I am running on wireless and when I had it on my SDTV it was running through Ethernet. Too I am just in the next room over and get excellent signal, on my PS3 it showed 11.1 or 11.4 MBPS Download and 2 mbps upload and when I was wired it was like 14 mbps DL and maybe 3 mbps upload.so it still has good speed/connection. So why does it flicker every once in a while for just a second and then go back to normal. so what could be making it flicker/flash like this.


A:Netflix PS3

I assume you are watching HD streams on the HD TV AND you are now using wireless. In which case, your bandwidth has increased, and your capacity/reliability has decreased. I'd suspect you are simply seeing an issue with your wireless.

With the PS3 on the HDTV, use a wired connection and see what happens.

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Xeon(TM) CPU 3.20GHz, Intel64 Family 15 Model 4 Stepping 1
Processor Count: 2 (this means I have TWO 3.2ghz processors)
RAM: 8191 Mb (and my 64bit OS recognizes all of it)
Graphics Card: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400, 128 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 152617 MB, Free - 21385 MB; D: Total - 152625 MB, Free - 143108 MB;
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 08B4h
Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled

In addition to the above, I have a Cisco DCP 3010 modem and D-Link DIR-655 Router. Cox came to the house and replaced their splitter, then ran the same speed tests I had already done. I have COX internet Premium @ 20mbs - with the new splitter, Cox clocked 29.9mbs download speeds. I have a system that FAR exceeds anything that Netflix can screw with. So why am I experiencing lag with Netflix???? I have no explanation for this and have read all the other replies. Has anyone out there got an honest fix for this? Please advise. Knightsix

A:Anyone got a fix for Netflix lag??

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Cannot get Netflix playing 4K on external monitor (either on HDMI or DP).Laptop is P52, 8850H, P2000, Dell U2718Q. All software+drivers updated to latest versions.All pre-requisites (as in Netflix help articles) are fulfilled.Youtube [email protected] is projected fine. Is there any similar experience, or anybody could try the same to see comparative results?  

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I have the version of Windows 8.1 that does not include Remote Desktop. I want to be able to control my HTPC which is running Windows 8.1 from my other Windows 8.1 PCs. In particular, I want to be able to use one of these other PCs to launch and control the Netflix and Hulu apps.

I tried TeamViewer, but it seems to change the screen resolution when I login with it to something that is not supported by the Netflix or Hulu apps. Something like Xbox Smartglass, except instead of controlling an Xbox, I want to control another Windows 8.1 PC.


A:Can I control Netflix on one Win 8.1 PC from another PC?

If you have an iPhone, iPad, or Droid phone or tablet, you can download Mobile Mouse Pro - It's 5 bucks - to control your mouse from the potatocouch.

It's the best wifi based remote there is, it works best on iOS devices, but I have it on my droid tablet as well and it works almost as good.

The only way you would be able to use Windows 8 to control a Windows 8 machine, would be to have a Windows 8 phone and I believe you can download Mobile Mouse Pro for that too.

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I have an X-Box 360. Will there be icons to click so I can login into Netflix and YouTube as well as the game icons? I already have a Netflix subscription/account. Also, do I need an Xbox Live account?

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I'm having a problem, i have been using netflix often but a out of no where when i try to open the app, i get a message saying "netflix is currently unavaiable for you, go to the store". when i open the store app i can,t seem to find the problem. someone please help? 

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When I try to watch Netflix in my browser it tells me to use the Windows 8 app. I can browse Netflix just fine but can't watch anything. I really hate the app and just want to use it online. Anyone else having this issue or know a way around it?

A:Netflix on Windows 8

what browser?

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Hey everyone,

I was curious of how Netflix makes there money and how they avoid any legal issues. Essentially it seems they use other companies/people's media and content to make money for themselves. Wouldn't they need to pay some kind of royaltie fees to the people who own the media?

Also, what kind of servers would they need to use to handle the kind of stress they get from the thousands of people who are streaming content at once? How would they handle those issues?

I only ask because I was thinking of hosting some videos (not copyrighted material) on my own virtual server so some of my facebook friends can have exclusive access to it. It's for a video game clan. Thanks again!

A:Not Sure Where to put this> Netflix question?

If you want to share videos with your friends, I would suggest using YouTube. You should be able to set up a private channel that only the people you want to view have access to.

Netflix negotiates with movie studios and production companies to be able to stream the content that do. That's why not all movies and television shows are available. Not all companies give Netflix the right to do it. But this doesn't have anything to do with your videos if you're the one who made them.

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I've never had a problem accessing my Netflix. Today, all it would do was start to load then stop and a message would pop up saying "Check your Account: Netflix is currently unavailable to you" with an option to go to the store. I tried logging into the store but it didn't help. I'm not sure what other account to check so I'm not sure what to do.

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I have Win7 and Flash Player and Microsoft SilverLight.
And FireFox wont play NetFlix but it wont tell me why.
What di I have to do that will not mass up my other Profile that people use iE on?

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Only starting today, I keep getting "the Silverlight plugin has crashed" error message every time I try to watch a movie with Netflix. I have tried using a different browser (Firefox and IE8). I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling Silverlight several times. I've tried resetting the default settings on the IE browswer. I contacted Netflix, and they insisted that the problem was with me and not their site. But, nothing I've tried has worked. I've been using Netflix for a couple of months now, and this is the first problem I've had. I'm running Windows XP. If anyone has any ideas, please let me know.

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When I play a movie, it plays ok and then after 30-60 seconds, the audio starts making weird noises and the audio is distorted. All my drivers are up to date and the app is up to date as well.


Asus PG5C-MX/1333
- Intel LGA775 Pentium CPU
- Intel? Core?2 Duo Ready
- Dual-Core CPU Support
- Intel? 945GC(A2)/ICH7
- Dual channel DDR2
- 6-channel High Definition Audio
2.8 Ghz Dual Core
Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
320 GB Samsung HDD

Did not have this problem with Windows 8.1
Also happens if I use the the Windows built in video player playing movies from my hard drive and also the VLC Player app.
I've googled my brains out for a fix and have not found anything. I am really good with computers so this is baffling me.

A:Problems with Netflix App

Mine plays no problem on WMP
Toshiba Player
Cyberlink DVD 15

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Can anyone elaborate on their 'NETFLIX experience' as far as quality, streaming video tips, etc.?

I just recently got highspeed internet and have a 1Mbps setup through a provider called Air Pipe in Spokane, WA. It was/is my intent to use the NETFLIX instant-watch feature to view their movies on my bigscreen television utilizing a ROKU player. If the ROKU will not work satisfactorily, I will build another computer using a wireless link from my router, to hard-wire feed the signal to the TV.

Any ideas or tips on the subject would be greatly appreciated.

A:NETFLIX education??

Hmmm...must be some kind of "hot-potato" subject!

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When I connect my laptop to my tv using hdmi, I get a lot of hesitation watching movies. I also get some hesitation even when watching it on my laptop. I use silverlight.

I have vista with 3 G ram

any suggestions?


A:Silverlight & Netflix

I have yet to try Netflix thru my pc to my tv with HDMI. I know hulu looks awesome doing that. I just use my Wii to stream Netflix to my TV and it does a pretty good job.

When I initially got Netflix I had a lot of problems streaming with my computers. Seems to be working alot better lately.

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I have been having an issue only with Firefox and Netflix (it works with Explorer, but ideally I'd rather use Firefox). MOST (though not all of the time) when I try to play a video on Netflix, I get a black screen and nothing happens. I've tried every single step on the Netflix troublshooting suggestions for this problem, and none of it works.

When I called Netflix, after talking to me for a while, the tech told me that "Silverlight is not hitting Firefox proplerly" (whatever that means). The guy gave me another phone number to call (regarding Silverlilght -- so it was Microsoft as it turned out) and assured me that all I had to do was call those people and my problem would be magically fixed. Microsoft told me that they couldn't help me because the issue was with Firefox, not Explorer.

Does anyone know about this issue or can help or give me additional suggestions of what to try?

BTW, here's what Netflix has about this issue:
https://help.netflix.com/article/en...ack screen without player controls on windows

A:Firefox + Netflix

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I have "block popups" checked yet I continue to occasionally get these NetFlix ads that pop up. Why is that?

A:NetFlix popups

The pop up blocker doesn't always work and if you allowed a pop up from a particular site it will keep poping up. Also do you have Netflix or is it just an ad

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Netflix has been working fine on my Yoga Book until last week or so. Now it constantly crashes immediately when I launch the application. The only message displayed is "Netflix has stopped" and the option of giving feedback.After first trying to uninstall and reinstall Netflix with the same result, I have now factory reset the tablet. Netflix still crashes. Anyone with the same problem, or even better, a solution to fix this? 

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When I atempt to view a movie from Netflix streaming i do not have sound. The image quality is fine.I am using HDMI. 

A:no sound with Netflix

Hi @alp50  Welcome to the HP Support Forums! I understand that you are not getting sound from Netflix via the HDMI connection. I am happy to assist. Do you get any sound when using Netflix directly to your notebook, or is it only when play the video to the other display or TV via the HDMI cable? Are the any other websites that you have noticed the same problem with? Using that same HDMI connection, do you get sound using other applications? Also, please post the full product number for your notebook. See the following if you need help in finding that.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?

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Hello; I've been trying to get on my Netflix account today and it refuses to work. I click on the application and it'll load; Once it's finished loading, a message will pop up saying " Check your account: Netflix is Not Currently Available To You". The app was working fine less than a day ago. Thank you for your time. 

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I want to hook up my big screen TV to my Vista-run computer to watch streaming movies.
What hardware do I need to look for?

A:viewing Netflix

Are you wanting to do this with existing hardware or do you intend to get a new media center PC for the job? If existing hardware, tell us what you have, already.

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I just did a fresh install of vista and updated all my drivers last thursday and since then I've been running everything fine. I play L4D, half-life 2 perfect and for hours on end. Then today I got a free trial with netflix, and I had to install microsoft silverlight to view the instant videos online. After about 30 minutes into the program my computer shuts off. No BSOD, no restart, just shuts completely off. I had no idea what happened. So I go ahead and start up the video again and watch it for another 30 minutes, and my computer shuts off completely. So I'm stuck in between hardware and software issue, especially since it hasn't ever occurred before. I'm also using firefox to stream netflix, if that makes any difference.

Here are my specs:

Rosewill 600W (It's new and I've been using it since thursday)
Asus M2N32-SLi Deluxe Wireless Edition mobo
XFX 8600 GT XXX vga
2 sticks of 1 GB OCZ DDR2 800
320 GB Desktar 7200 RPM HDD

I have yet to make absolute sure if my computer is overheating or not, so I'm going to test it again with netflix and use speedfan to check the temps. I'll update in a second.

EDIT: I had the speedfan window up while watching the video. Every temperature was under 50C, and it was even worse this time; it only lasted a minute and then it shut down completely without reboot or warning.

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Hello...newbie here and not even sure how to ask a question. I just purchased a flat screen tv and blu ray dvd player...we followed the menu instructions...and thought we had talked to our wireless router. I am not able to do live streaming with Netflix...I go to netflix and they tell me to get a password from the TV/blu-ray; I go there and click on TV internet options...and nothing. what am I not doing? Thanks. Jerry

A:Netflix problem

Hello...newbie here and not even sure how to ask a question.Click to expand...

If it's a question related to an active thread simply ask it. For help with your own problem start a new thread, which I have done for you this time. Here is the Welcome Guide; both the text and video versions cover most of what you need to work with threads.

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windows 8 is so aggravating? All I want is to update Netflix not everything.
I can clear all selected, but when I try to select Netflix it goes into another info screen instead of selecting

To single select apps for updating in the windows store follow these steps:

On the app update page, all apps are selected for updating by default. Tap 'clear' at the bottom of the screen to deselect all.To single select, long tap an app, then slide down. This seems to be the secret way to single select in the metro interface. Repeat with additional apps to multi select.Tap update to update selected apps.


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I made so modifications in my computer : I added an intern HDD (It was external before, but the block was broken), I added a NAS and some softs.
Now, I can't look a film on netflix, after some minutes (about 10), the system crashes with BSOD.
I tried to stop each not mandatory process (including those that I installed this afternoon), without change. So, it could come from the HDD that I installed internally, but it would be surprising.
Well, attached, there are the minidump as required in the posting instructions.
Please help!



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When I open the Netflix app it brings up an error message "A new version of the netflix app is available and required to continue." I have checked the app store for updates, uninstalled and reinstalled the app and I still cannot get it to work.

A:Netflix app won't work

@dfjones? Might be Netflix that is having the problem. Why can't I connect to Netflix? See the last Troubleshooting option > Streaming Media Players More, including Contact Information (bottom of screen):Netflix Help Center  When you see a Post that helps you,Inspires you, provides fresh insight,Or teaches you something new,Click the "Thumbs Up" on that Post. Fixed / Answered? Click that post Accept as Solution to help others find Answers.  

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I use Win7. Every time I turn on my PC, check the Internet or whatever I get a Netflix add. How do I stop it from loading?
thanks, eddie460

A:Stop Netflix

Hi do you have netflix ?

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All of the videos on Netflix are dark . I have an LG TV that isn't a smart TV. Nothing else is affected. Is there a simple solution?

A:Netflix videos

How are you getting Netflix on a non smart TV? Netflix is an internet only service not TV over the air
Are you using the TV as a monitor on the computer ? or do you have a separate set top box for Netflix

I have moved this from site comments to web & email as a more suitable place
Site comments is for comments & requests for help with using TSG ( this forum) not websites in general

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I just signed up with Netflix and every time I go to watch a movie I get a MS popup stating "a website" wants to access wisptis.exe. Before it was a Pen and Tool Input Component box. I know that it's related to my HP TouchSmart pc as it's a touchscreen. I've tried to end process, deleting the wisptis.exe file and got the "You must use TrustedInstaller" box. Tried changing permissions as I'm owner and admin. Nothing. I don't have any visible signs of Wacom in Programs nor in any C: files to delete.

I recently had my system wiped (virus) and the tech only put in MS files in which was fine by me as I didn't use most of HP stuff. I'm still able to do touch screen things.


A:Netflix and Wisptis.exe pop up


Run the tool below . Let's see what is on your PC

Click here DDS

Click on Download Now button

When the download is complete . Drag the DDS program from the Downloads folder to your Desktop

Right-click the DDS icon on the Desktop choose Run as administrator to run the tool.

Place a check next to attact.txt and click Start . When done, DDS will open two logs

Save two logs onto your desktop and upload them with your reply

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Is it possible to put a Netflix movie on a travel drive when it is showing through a Wii?
Thanks for the help. jcmj

A:Solved: wii-netflix

Netflix is a streaming service. The shows and movies cannot be saved to a hard drive.

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