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PC crashes when playing YouTube videos and playing some games, but not others

Q: PC crashes when playing YouTube videos and playing some games, but not others

Hello All

I have an HP Pavilion p7-1254 (at least started as that, had some stuff upgraded, explained below), AMD A6-3620 2.2Ghz Quad Core with AAHD2-HL board; save you the time of looking it up if needed. What happens is the system with will just freeze. Occasionally the audio that was playing with stutter infinitely like a skipping CD. Rarely I notice the system will stutter once or twice before totally freezing, happens in a couple seconds. But mostly, it just stops. When it freezes, the only option is to hard reboot.

I have had this problem for quite some time, probably about a year or two. At first I really didn't notice any consistency in the crashes, seems totally random. Some times it would freeze while browsing any random page, be it videos, forums, ad ridden or ad free. Any browser as well; Chrome, Firefox, IE. It also crashes when playing some games although not other games that have higher requirements; e.g. Guaranteed to crash, probably within 10 mins, if I play '8-bit Boy' on Steam (about as low res as implied) but I can go on 4 and 5 hour binges on Elder Scrolls Online or Skyrim with no crashes. I have recently noticed that YouTube videos (any video) is a guaranteed crash within a 20-30 seconds.

I have tried everything I have been able to find to do, to try and fix this issue; but none have worked. So far the hardware parts that have been replaced with new components are the RAM (now 2x4GB GEIL Enhanced Corsa PC3-12800), HDD (now 2TB WD Caviar Green), PSU (now EVGA 500w 80 Plus), and added a PCIe graphics card which was removed from the system when it did not fix the problem; so that it could be used on a system that was stable. The graphics card that was used was a ASUS 4gb R7 290 STRIX, that is currently working fine in different system. Just as a side note, the PSU was replaced to support the graphics card; not because it seemed to have failed. In fact, all of the parts removed from the system, work without issue in different systems. That's ok, I wanted to upgrade anyway.

I have also used monitoring software to watch the temps and volts during a crash, and have never saw any temps/volts spike, drop, or get above normal operation during any freeze. This has been tested countless times and each time hardware was replaced. I used the programs HWinfo and HW monitor and watched the CPU, MOBO, RAM, graphics card; no temps ever got too high or even spiked, no volts surged or dropped. When all the hardware replacement didn't work and temps seemed normal, I even tried replacing the thermal paste (used Artic Silver 5) and cleaned the heatsink. The only components in the PC that are original are the CPU and MOBO.

This problem has also persisted through an update to Windows 10 and a clean install of Windows 10. I have updated drivers for VGA, LAN, WLAN, and updated BIOS. Installed K-Lite Codec Pack (unselecting all the junk it tries to install with it), because I read somewhere it could be a codec issue.

There are probably other programs I have used and steps that I have taken to try and resolve this, I just can't recall because of all different things that have been do over such a long period of time. I was just hoping that someone would have some other ideas that I can try. Any help would be greatly appreciated and I can provide any other information you might need. Thanks for the time!!

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Preferred Solution: PC crashes when playing YouTube videos and playing some games, but not others

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Hello All

I have an HP Pavilion p7-1254 (at least started as that, had some stuff upgraded, explained below), AMD A6-3620 2.2Ghz Quad Core with AAHD2-HL board; save you the time of looking it up if needed. What happens is the system with will just freeze. Occasionally the audio that was playing with stutter infinitely like a skipping CD. Rarely I notice the system will stutter once or twice before totally freezing, happens in a couple seconds. But mostly, it just stops. When it freezes, the only option is to hard reboot.

I have had this problem for quite some time, probably about a year or two. At first I really didn't notice any consistency in the crashes, seems totally random. Some times it would freeze while browsing any random page, be it videos, forums, ad ridden or ad free. Any browser as well; Chrome, Firefox, IE. It also crashes when playing some games although not other games that have higher requirements; e.g. Guaranteed to crash, probably within 10 mins, if I play '8-bit Boy' on Steam (about as low res as implied) but I can go on 4 and 5 hour binges on Elder Scrolls Online or Skyrim with no crashes. I have recently noticed that YouTube videos (any video) is a guaranteed crash within a 20-30 seconds.

I have tried everything I have been able to find to do, to try and fix this issue; but none have worked. So far the hardware parts that have been replaced with new components are the RAM (now 2x4GB GEIL Enhanced Corsa PC3-12800), HDD (now 2TB WD Cavi... Read more

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hi, i sometimes experience crashes when i watch Youtube videos. the screen turns black for awhile, then a message pops up (shown below).



that is one of the two problems i have. the second problem is when i'm playing a game (Heroes of Newerth) and my computer just freezes.

this all started after i used the program Driver Genius Professional to update my drivers. me being the dumbass that i am, did not create a backup before updating. after the update it fixed some of the sound issues i had with games, but also started causing crashes when i watched Youtube videos. this was about a month ago and as time passed it got worse and worse. it started causing my computer to freeze whenever i played games. after i restart my computer from a crash sometimes it starts up to a black screen and just sits there until i restart agan.

i've attached a .txt file with the information from dxdiag. i'm quite a "noob" when it comes to computers so if i have missed anything please let me know.


thanks.

A:Freezing/Crashes when playing games and watching Youtube videos.

  
Quote: Originally Posted by silvermirror


hi, i sometimes experience crashes when i watch Youtube videos. the screen turns black for awhile, then a message pops up (shown below).



that is one of the two problems i have. the second problem is when i'm playing a game (Heroes of Newerth) and my computer just freezes.

this all started after i used the program Driver Genius Professional to update my drivers. me being the dumbass that i am, did not create a backup before updating. after the update it fixed some of the sound issues i had with games, but also started causing crashes when i watched Youtube videos. this was about a month ago and as time passed it got worse and worse. it started causing my computer to freeze whenever i played games. after i restart my computer from a crash sometimes it starts up to a black screen and just sits there until i restart agan.

i've attached a .txt file with the information from dxdiag. i'm quite a "noob" when it comes to computers so if i have missed anything please let me know.


thanks.


Hello there!

Try this post and follow the steps
STOP 0x116: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR troubleshooting

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Good afternoon every one!

I am having problems with Windows Explorer crashing every 3 minutes (very precisely thanks to Windows App logs)

I have read a few old threads on the forum and followed a few steps.

It seems that the Atium64.dll is at fault in my case. I will look into downloading an older or newer version.
Until then, please orientate me with your knowledge!!!

This is what I have found so far:

Nom du journal :Application
Source : Application Error
Date : 23/12/2012 12:57:12
ID de l??v?nement :1000
Cat?gorie de la t?che 100)
Niveau : Erreur
Mots cl?s : Classique
Utilisateur : N/A
Ordinateur : ESCLAVE
Description :
Nom de l?application d?faillante Explorer.EXE, version : 6.1.7601.17567, horodatage : 0x4d672ee4
Nom du module d?faillant : atiumd64.dll, version : 9.14.10.926, horodatage : 0x5064fc85
Code d?exception : 0xc0000005
D?calage d?erreur : 0x000000000019088b
ID du processus d?faillant : 0x1088
Heure de d?but de l?application d?faillante : 0x01cde10431dda4e3
Chemin d?acc?s de l?application d?faillante : C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
Chemin d?acc?s du module d?faillant: C:\Windows\system32\atiumd64.dll
ID de rapport : e28df8f3-4cf7-11e2-b674-20cf301de993
XML de l??v?nement :
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
<System>
<Provider Name="Application Error" />
<EventID Qualifiers="0">1000</EventID>
<Level>2</Level>
&l... Read more

A:Windows Explorer Crashes Repeatedly, playing games or Youtube videos

Perform a System File Check:SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
Disk Check on your hard drive for file system errors and bad sectors on it:Disk Check
What antivirus are you using?
Use MSE and MBAM.Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows Malwarebytes - FreeGood and Free system security combination.
Do not start the free trial of Malware Bytes; remember to deselect that option when prompted.

Run a full scan with both (separately) once downloaded, installed and updated.

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So yeah, I have this problem where every time I start to play a YouTube video, my screen will flicker a little then go black, permanently. I then have to force a power off to get Windows working again.

I can't figure out if it is Windows, FireFox, the Nvidia driver or the Flash plugin that's causing the problem.

A few times when the screen flickers it does come back on, with a balloon message saying the Nvidia driver has crashed and restarted, which would obviously point to the drivers. But only today I updated to the newest version (266.58) but still the problem occurs.

I removed the video driver, FireFox and Flash. Reinstalled all drivers cleanly, but I'm still having all the same problems. I can't for the life of me work it out.

And this only happens on YouTube. Any other video streaming sites play absolutely fine, but YouTube? Nope.

Can anyone out there give a little help to this problem?

Oh, it's Windows 7 64-bit, on a Dell XPS M1730 with Nvidia GeForce 8700m GT

Thank you in advance!

A:Crashes when playing YouTube videos

Scan for maleware as a start

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just bsod quite often,during playing games/videos/videos on youtube
,or during using firefox,
Attachment 269045

A:BSOD while browsing web playing games/videos/youtube

Hi,

From your crash logs:


Code:

*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck A, {fffffa7fffffffd0, 2, 1, fffff800040924ec}
Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiInsertPageInFreeOrZeroedList+54c )
Followup: MachineOwner
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2: kd> !analyze -v
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (a)
You Intel Graphics Drivers are showing as faulting and need updating:


Code:
Driver: igdkmd64.sys
Dated: Tue Jul 31 18:50:01 2012
Refers to: Intel Graphics driver
https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Default.aspx

Update Direct X for Windows 7:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/179113
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=35

Also Take memtest. Run for 8... Read more

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Hello!
Makes months i have recived BSOD's playing any game or even sometimes when i'm watching videos on youtube. Sorry for my english, i'm Brazilian!
Please help me!

A:BSOD Playing games and watching youtube videos!

Please help me!

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This BSOD happens mostly when I'm trying to run games. I don't do anything particularly graphically intensive on my computer, mostly WoW and things like Starbound and League of Legends. It also crashes occasionally while watching YouTube videos though this is much less frequent. The research I've done seems to imply it's some kind of issue with my drivers, but I have no idea how I would begin to solve that. I've tried re-installing my video drivers from scratch and it hasn't solved the issue. If you can do anything to help me out, I'd be very grateful. Thanks.

A:BSOD when playing most games or watching YouTube videos

Hi ncolon.

The latest BSOD dump in the zip is of 07/03. It is a stop 0x3B.

Code:
BugCheck 3B, {80000004, fffff80002cc2e5a, fffff88009d14f90, 0}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!SwapContext_PatchXSave+aa )

Followup: MachineOwner
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Though it is not saying anything else precisely, but display driver failure is one of the probable causes of a stop 0x3B.

As your GPU is FX 2800M, try NVIDIA DRIVERS 314.22WHQL
Uninstall All nvidia items in Control Panel > Programs and features3D Vision Control Driver
3D Vision Driver
Graphics Driver
HD Audio Driver
PhysX
nvidia Update
(Are you using nvidia chipset drivers? If so, dont uninstall anything other than those are listed).
Now follow Drivers - Clean Left over Files after Uninstalling
Boot normally now. Go to Drivers - Download NVIDIA Drivers, Download 314.22 WHQL. While installing, Select Custom (Advanced) install. In the next page, follow this settings:
And, disable Hardware Acceleration. Open a video in YouTube. When it is started, right click on the screen and choose "settings"

In the resulting window, uncheck the option for hardware acceleration, and then close the window.


Also, see these tutorials:
Chrome GPU Hardware Acceleration - Turn On or Off
Firefox GPU Hardware Acceleration - Turn On or Off
Internet Explorer GPU Hardware Acceleration - Turn On or Off
Let us know the results.

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Hi, recently I have been suffering system instability issues but cannot for the life of me figure out which driver is causing the problem, or if it is indeed hardware related.
I have stresstested my CPU with Prime95, my GPU with various benchmarks and have run memtest successfully. This is why I am leaning more towards the driver issues.
My Dumps and specs should be included in the zip. Help would be much appreciated.


Greetings, timpelplomp

A:BSOD while streaming Videos (youtube/Netflix) and playing games

Hello, timpelplomp and welcome to the forums. Unfortunately, I don't expect this to be a quick fix, but we will start to work on it. These are your dumps. Notice different error codes and different causes. That is many times indicative of memory problems, and one of them even blamed corrupted memory.


Code:
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 1E, {ffffffffc0000005, fffff80002af39f1, 0, ffffffffffffffff}
Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiUnlinkFreeOrZeroedPage+181 )
Followup: MachineOwner

Code:
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 1000009F, {4, 258, fffffa8006d1e040, fffff80000ba0740}
Implicit thread is now fffffa80`06d1e040
Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiSwapContext+7a )
Followup: MachineOwner

Code:
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 3D, {fffff88002ffd040, 0, 0, fffff8801118336a}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for atikmdag.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmdag.sys
Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+8d36a )

Code:
UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP (7f)
This means a trap occurred in kernel mode, and it's a trap of a kind
that the kernel isn't allowed to have/catch (bound trap) or that
is always instant death (double fault). The first number in the
bugcheck params is the number of the trap (8 = double fault, etc)
Consult an Intel x86 family manual to learn more about what these
traps are. Here i... Read more

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it becomes more frequent and severe,can somebody look at the dmp files,whocrashed says it's not hardware problem
it's something about memory it says
Attachment 270614

A:BSOD while browsing web playing games/videos/youtube/music

Daemon Tools/Alcohol %

Code:
dtsoftbus01.sys Fri Jan 13 19:45:46 2012 (4F10358A)
Daemon Tools (and Alcohol % software) are known to cause BSOD's on some Win7 systems (mostly due to the sptd.sys driver, although we have seen dtsoftbus01.sys blamed on several occasions). Please uninstall the program, then use the following free tool to ensure that the troublesome sptd.sys driver is removed from your system (pick the 32 or 64 bit system depending on your system's configuration): DuplexSecure - FAQ

As an alternative, many people recommend the use of Total Mounter or Magic ISO

Security Software

Right now I cannot see any security software installed on your system, did you have any? removed it for some reason? Uninstallers (removal tools) for common antivirus software. Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes are recommended from a strict BSOD perspective. They do not cause blue screens on the system as other AV products do.

Microsoft Security Essentials, Free antivirus for windows and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free



   Information
Do not start the free trial of MalwareBytes, unselect that option when prompted.


Update and make full scans with both separately.


Start up

Keep less stuff at the start-up. Only anti-virus, this helps avoid driver conflicts and improves time to log in to windows.
Troubleshoot a Problem by Performing a Clean Startup in Windows 7 or Vista
How to Change, Add, or Remove Startup P... Read more

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I don't know what happened,when I watch some youtube videos or play some flash game, and my whole laptop freeze, it just freeze ,it is NOT over-heat,the screen just freeze,and I can't move my mouse,what cause this problem and how to fix this?

A:laptop freezes while playing youtube videos/flash games?

Hi,

We would need to see some information about your setup in order for us to be able to attempt diagnosis.
Please download Speccy System Information Tool and save it to somewhere convenient such as your desktop.
Close any programs that may be running including your browser and double click Speccy.exe to run the tool.
Watch out for any offers to install other programs such as google chrome and untick the box(es) if you don't want them.
Speccy will very quickly scan your pc and create a report.
Top left of screen click file and select Publish Snapshot...
Click Yes to proceed.
Copy the URL to your clipboard and paste it into your next reply.

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I have a Dell running Vista Home edition

For the last 3 days it crashes and goes to black screen and I have to turn of power to restart after about 10 minutes of nay game or playing a video

it is a year old any ideas?

many thanks

Tim
 

A:Solved: PC Crashes playing videos or games

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Hello all. I have been having the same problems with my desktop (a Frankenstein's monster of different parts first put together with assistance at the closest Frys store) that have spanned at least a few years. I've needed it for college and it mostly works for what I need it to do so I left it like this but would now like to once and for all solve the problem.

I'm running Windows 7 with a MSI mainboard, AMD FX-4100 CPU, 4 Gigs of RAM, currently connected to a ATI Radeon Graphics card connected to a cheap, old HP Pavilion mx50 monitor.

Okay, so the symptoms. Originally, when my computer was left to idle the monitor would shut down as monitors usually will but along with the monitor the whole system would be in a coma that I couldn't even use the off button to stop. I had to push the switch on the back to turn it off. Now it can idle for at least thirty minutes, but I think if left for an hour or two it does the same thing. Unfortunately I forgot how I managed to improve this problem.

The second problem still happens and is my major concern. When running certain functions the computer will either do the same as above or it will crash and immediately turn off the whole system. I can watch DVDs without problems for several hours and mp4s for at least twenty minutes but if I watch for longer, play Minecraft, or even watch Youtube for a significant portion of time it will crash. When it crashes like this I will usually need to wait for around ten to fifteen ... Read more

A:My Computer Crashes When Playing Videos and Games

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Hello, recently (past 3 months), My computer has been freezing and I believe this is a graphics card problem. When it freezes, if I am watching a video or playing a game, the sound I am currently listening to will become "electronic like". This usually occurs anywhere from 2-10 mins then it will continue playing. Sometimes, it is will not continue and I will have to Restart my laptop by holding the power button. I should also add that twice I have gotten the BSOD.
I should also add that, this regularly occurs when watching Netflix or playing browser games while talking on skype.
I am not very good with computers, but would like all the help I could get.

Specs:
Sony VAIO VPCEC290x
Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Intel Core i5 2.53 GHz
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650
4gb RAM

A:Multiple Crashes while watching videos/playing any games

Have you updated your drivers

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Hi. For the past 2 months or so, my computer has been crashing after watching any sort of video on any site for more than 5 minutes. It also happens when I play any video games on it. What could the problem be and why is it happening?
 

A:Computer Crashes while watching videos or playing games

You might want to list the specs on the machine so the fellows can help you out
 

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Hello sevenforums Community,
since about month im getting Bluescreens, which never happened before in 4 years.
It usually get the when i watch streams on twitch (which didnt happen since 1 week on my account though) or currently while playing League of Legends.
But they dont come every game, so i can for example play 4 games in a row and nothing happens or i get 3 one them in one game. Also they can come at any game time. It is kind of random to me how they appear.
The last two days I got about 7 so i really need help from u guys.
In the last two weeks i always got this message (STOP : 0x00007A (0xFFFF6FC50023598,0xFFFFFFFFC000000E,0x000000002A991880,0xFFFFF8A0046B30BE) ) without a sound and the pc didnt instantly reboot.
But the last days the Blackscreen stayed like 4 second so i couldnt see the error message on it, so i dont know if the error changed but there was this buzzing sound.

I really appreciate help (and sorry for my english skills ^^)

A:BSOD while playing videos or playing games (LoL) Error STOP : 0x00007A

Code:
DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (d1)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If kernel debugger is available get stack backtrace.
BugCheck D1, {44, 2, 0, fffff8800406a8c1}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for athrx.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for athrx.sys
Probably caused by : athrx.sys ( athrx+5c8c1 )
Do you have the Atheros Network Adapter installed on your PC? If so, please update it and let us know.
The other dmp file wasn't too helpful - not sure if it was my windbg or if it was just corrupted.

Also can you run chkdsk?
Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log

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Videos will not play - sometimes they will start and then they stop. I have downloaded Adobe player but it doesn't seem to work. The sample videos that came with the Windows 7 system play beautifully. What can I do? Is it possible that the Abobe player is not installed properly? I have uninstalled it several times and reinstalled again but no difference in playing videos.
 

A:trouble with videos playing from home page news videos and also youtube videos

Name the Website you are experiencing problems with
 

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So i just got this new computer with windows 7 in it. After a day or two i noticed that youtube videos didnt play at all, no error messages or anything, anything just wont happen. I tried to restart my comp, that didnt help, i tried to install the newest flashplayer that didnt help, then i tried to uninstall flashplayer and then install it again and that wont work either. oh and im using mozilla firefox. Plz help
 

A:Youtube videos not playing

Do you happen to be running a 64 bit version of Windows? Are you using the 64 bit version of IE? There is no 64 bit FLASH version yet.
 

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a video will load but will not play and even sometimes the advertisement will play but the video again will not. The video just defaults to the screen where you can play it again or other related videos. Using windows 7 and internet explorer 10.0.9
 

A:youtube videos not playing

buckeye8180 said:


a video will load but will not play and even sometimes the advertisement will play but the video again will not. The video just defaults to the screen where you can play it again or other related videos. Using windows 7 and internet explorer 10.0.9Click to expand...

Have you tried in a different browser?

Trying in a different browser will help us determine whether it is a problem/setting in IE, or if it is a broader issue with your computer/OS.

The other thing I would try is to reset IE.

In IE go to Tools -> Internet Options.
Click on the Advanced tab.
Click Reset button.
Restart IE.

Let us know what you find.
 

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Hi Guys,
I'm currently experiencing a wierd problem with youtube. I can play some of the videos and some are not. I tried uninstalling ang intalling the flash player and the java several timesand tried checking my internet explorer setting several times and tried some other forum suggestions but didn't find any luck. I hope this forum can help me resolve my problem.

Thanks in advance,

Fernie
 

A:YouTube Videos... Some playing & some are not... HELP!!!

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I just recently updated from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1 and now on IE11 some of the videos will not play on Youtube what should I do to fix this

A:Some videos not playing on Youtube

Install latest Adobe Flash for the non-IE browser you are using (if so).

For Firefox or Opera - Download Flash Player 12.0.0.54 Beta (Non-IE) - FileHippo.com
For Firefox or Opera - Download Flash Player 11.3.300.257 (Non-IE) 64-bit - FileHippo.com

If you already did,

Clear the LSOs:

Adobe - Flash Player : Settings Manager - Website Storage Settings panel

If you are trying to use IE, try a Windows Update to install Flash or update it.

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There is a problem with my video player on youtube, videos will not play as of today. my favorite videos, liked and watch later however they work but when i browse the vidoes don't work please help.
 

A:youtube videos not playing

Do you have the latest Adobe Flash Player?
 

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I have flash installed, with firefox and opera, and cant get youtube vids to play in either. I can play dailymotion and everything else, but not youtube. I keep getting "an error ocurred, please try again later". i have the latest version of flash and shockwave installed. I uninstalled and reinstalled, rebooted, uninstalled browsers, everything i can think of, but nothing. FYI, i was having this problem with vista as well. But with vista, it was only opera that wouldnt play the vids. Any help?

A:Youtube videos not playing

just installed Google Chrome and get the same error message. also tested on IE and the same thing.

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I have a problem with YouTube videos to IE10, however, is there a way where you can fix it, I'm using the latest version of Adobe Flash Player

A:Faults when playing videos from YouTube

Hi,
Is this the version your using ? 14.0.0.125
Close ie10,
Click Start and type in the search box,
internet options
Click on the suggestion,
Go to the Advanced section and check the top box,
Use software rendering instead of gpu rendering/ Apply and Okay.
Open ie10 and test.
Please post a hyperlink to the videos so we might test then easier,
Cheers.

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hey i need some help. i keep getting the BSOD with the error SYSTEM_THREAD_NOT_HANDLED (atikmdag.sys).

this has happened 3 times tonight and is happening daily. getting quite annoyed.

help me please. here is some data for you

JEREMY-PC-Tue_10_11_2015_234046_71.zip

A:Bsod playing youtube videos

Hi Duncanj,

Welcome to the 8forums.

I recommend to remove Tweakbit software, it is quite poorly written and its functionality could cause problems due to the poor coding.

Please uninstall everything of AMD graphics using Display Driver Uninstaller and install new drivers from your manufacturer. Use custom/advanced installation to ONLY install the drivers.

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Hi All, thanks in advance for your help

I have a brand new pc, Haven't had any issues with it even playing new higher end games like Thief.

But I have got a BSOD twice now, and they both occurred under the same circumstances.

When watching a video on youtube (this dosnt happen 99.9% of the time) I might pause the video. then press play not long after. the computer freezes up, sound gets suck playing the last sound it was playing
and instantly the BSOD screen comes up saying its going to restart in a moment. the first code i got was 0xa0000001 . I wasn't able to write down the second code in time.

My first though was that it was something to do with flash player, but now my inclining makes me feel its something to do with my graphics driver. But im really not sure so here i am asking for kindly help

A:BSOD when playing YouTube videos

I'm no expert, but I try to disable the use of hardware in the flash player. Just to see if that can solve the problem for now.

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I'm having an issue with YouTube videos on Firefox 22 not playing properly they will wait for about a minute and all the YouTube controls will come up, Videos are playing just fine on IE10 though, is there any way to where I can fix the issue on Firefox I am using the latest version of Adobe Flash Player on Firefox

A:Videos on YouTube Not Playing Properly

Do you use Adblock on FF? Try disabling that to test and see if that fixes it. Try running FF in it's Safe Mode and see if it works there:

Troubleshoot Firefox issues using Safe Mode | Firefox Help

If so, try disabling extensions one at a time to discover the culprit.

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb...remove-add-ons

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So I recently purchased an older computer, but I am having an issue with it.
 
It plays games, even heavy load ones such as Minecraft, with no lag. But YouTube videos lag and glitch.
 
Specs are as follows:
-Pentium 4 processor @ 2.80GHz
-2.5GB  DDR RAM (333MHz)
-8GB ATA Hard Drive (for whatever difference it makes)
-Radeon 7000 series graphics card w/ 64mb VRAM
-Windows XP Pro SP3
 
Internet connection is 
Ping: 50ms
DL: 27.07mbps
UL: 7.54mbps
 
Any ideas?
 

A:YouTube videos playing slowly

Updating adobe flash player may help. Java too possibly.

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I have strange problem with playing online videos.

When i play video on youtube in minimum screen or middlesized one videos are normal, but when i play it in fullscreen video is oversaturated (too much contrast and light). The same happens at ANY video online (not just youtube).

It also happens when i play any video with windows media player at any size, but when i play movies with other players (like mpc,VLC player etc) its fine. I think some settings for online playing and media player are screwed up

Look at this picture to see about what im talking:

http://imgur.com/wDSSgwK
 

A:Help with contrast when playing videos on youtube or wmp?

No I don't think so, there are no such settings, also contrast has nothing to do with your issue, looking at your sample, it seems like in full screen, the number of colors supported is lower so you are getting the next best thing. Check to see that you have the latest video drivers installed, also if you are using either the NVidia or the ATI center, you may see if there is something you can tweak there. But the monitor itself could be the issue, so see if you can borrow a monitor from a friend and reproduce the problem.
 

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sometime i try to watch youtube videos,i click the video link what i want to see is not loaded.. it happens many times but few times it plays some videos..
 

A:error playing youtube videos

http://www.macromedia.com/software/flash/about/
 

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Okay so I have recently bought an Inspiron 15 i3 laptop and I've started having a few problems playing videos on both google chrome and microsoft edge. I downloaded the latest adobe flash and that didnt help, the video appears to load but just never starts playing. So I installed the latest drivers for my device which was the Intel HD 5500 and the videos started playing and working fine but once I shut down my laptop and turn it back on they dont work again and then I have to go through the process of installing the drivers again. How can I fix this so I dont have to install new drivers on every reboot?

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Hello! for the past few weeks the youtube videos aren't playing smoothly. I tried playing the same video in dailymotion (both at 720pHD) and it plays quite smoothly. The videos at youtube start off well, but after few seconds it lags and then it plays well.. this goes on and on (around 10 times in a video of 3 mins). I tried to lower the quality to 480p, but the problem still exists.
Also, tried disabling the extensions but it still the same! Help please.. Thanks in advance!
 

A:Youtube Videos not playing smoothly

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System Specs.
-Windows 7 x 86 32Bit
-Original OS, Windows 7
-Windows 7 reinstalled fresh.
-PC age and hardware 9-10 months old approx

Attached file as instructed.

It has been re-occuring when i play videos (Youtube, Online streaming) and anything to do with fb games as well. Sometimes happens with playing music.

A:BSOD on FB and playing videos on Youtube.

Crash caused by your Realtek network driver. You have the latest driver so I would like for you to download the driver from here - Realtek

Uninstall the network device from device manager and make sure to choose the option to remove driver software.

Reboot the computer and install the latest you just downloaded and see if that fixes the problem



BSOD BUGCHECK SUMMARY

Code:

Built by: 7601.17713.x86fre.win7sp1_gdr.111025-1505
Debug session time: Mon Feb 20 10:34:46.592 2012 (UTC - 5:00)
System Uptime: 1 days 21:27:41.934
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for tcpip.sys
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for Rt86win7.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for Rt86win7.sys
Probably caused by : tcpip.sys ( tcpip+62b7f )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xD1
PROCESS_NAME: System
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: 0xD1_tcpip+62b7f
BiosReleaseDate = 09/24/2009
SystemManufacturer = System manufacturer
SystemProductName = System Product Name
CPUID: "Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU 750 @ 2.67GHz"
MaxSpeed: 2670
CurrentSpeed: 2675
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``

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Hello anyone who gets this message!

I was recently trying to watch a video and it would stay on 1% buffer. I left it at this and watched a youtube video in the mean time perfectly, then suddenly the other video started fully buffered. I tested many times and basically all videos except youtube videos must load completely after hitting the 'play' button before actually starting where as youtube downloads and plays simultaneously

Thanks guys!

A:Non-Youtube Videos Downloading Completely Before Playing

Hi and Welcome to TSF!

Please go to www.speedtest.net and run the test.

Afterwards post back your results.

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Hi!

I have this usually when playing Battlefield 3 or just watching videos from youtube.

Sometimes error message in the BSOD is "SYSTEM EXCEPTION" or "MEMORY MANAGEMENT"

- W7 Home Premium x64
- the original installed OS
- full retail version

Thanks!

A:BSOD Playing BF3, watching Youtube videos

Avast can be a contributing cause of BSOD'S .
Please remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials AT LEAST TO TEST
http://files.avast.com/files/eng/aswclear5.exe

Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

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This is a really annoying problem.
It nearly happens to all youtube videos i play.
The title is self explanatory, the videos keep on playing even though i stopped the video. I have tried re-installing firefox and flash, but with no good results.

Any ideas?

A:Youtube videos keep on playing even when i stop the video

Are you sure those videos run in Flash? Right click on a video and see if it displays Flash settings or HTML5 settings.

As far as my personal experience goes, whenever I install a new browser, or just clear my cache and cookies, then sign in to YouTube again, it seems to enable the HTML5 player by deafult, even though I don't opt in for the experiment. You can go to YouTube HTML5 page. and at the bottom of the page click "Join HTML5 trial" then "Leave the HTML5 trial"; that should fix some videos (with no ads) automatically playing in an HTML5 player.

As far as the Flash player goes, I'm not sure whether this is a Flash issue or something else on YouTube's part because for the last couple of days, I have a different issue where the progress bar doesn't show me how much of the video it has loaded (the gray meter that fills below the red progress indicator) though the video plays fine.

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I recently had issues with Firefox. Youtube would not play any video. Or basically any video on any website. So after updating flash and still having the same problem. I went directly to the main source of my woes.

Firefox help. They have a great tip section in help and what they had me do, to was to uninstall flash 13 to an earlier version of flash. And they provided a link to it as well.

That did the trick. Adobe is obviously updating versions without testing them thoroughly.

So for anyone having issues with playing Youtube videos, try this first. I also tried doing a System Restore, but that also saves the newest version of Flash, so it was pointless. You dont always need to update flash. It may give you more grief then its worth
 

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I've seen a lot of ways to make YouTube videos auto play, but no one else seems to want to prevent them from playing unless I click on them but me. I have limited bandwidth, so I'd rather not play videos unless I specifically choose to. I used to have an option to "stop download" when I right clicked, but for some reason on these that automatically start up, that option isn't there anymore.

What's the trick to keeping videos on blogs and other such websites from playing automatically?

Thanks!
 

A:Prevent Youtube videos from playing automatically

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Constant BSODS from time to time after playing a video or during a video. Sometimes randomly BSOD out of nowhere too :/ .

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I am recently facing problems in streaming Youtube videos
when I try to watch a video on Youtube,it takes a lot of time to start playing and it buffers for two to three minutes or so
.I have a 2mbps cable connection directly connected to the pc from modem via Ethernet Cable.
I did not experience this problem before i reformatted my pc two days ago.
I have searched many forums to find a solution to this problem but I couldn't find a solution.
I have tried removing Adobe Flash Player and reinstalling the newest version but still it does not work.
I have tried Int Explorer,Firefox,Opera,Safari,Chrome....but all show the same problem.

Kindly Sirs please help me...any help will be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Videos take a lot of time to start playing on Youtube

It does sound like a isp problem unless your connection is being shared.
Is it just YT that is giving you grief or other sites ?
Try turning off the modem for a minute or 2 and see if that works.

You might want to consider contacting your isp to see if there are any local problems.

And btw, welcome to TSG, help yourself to the wealth of knowledge available here.
 

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This past week I've encountered a BSOD almost daily and I really don't know what to do about it. I feel bad pandering for help on the internet but I'm not really sure where else to turn as I built this computer myself.

Each time I get a blue screen, my audio cuts out for a couple seconds, the screen freezes and then turns black, and then the computer restarts and it functions normally until another one hits. I copied/pasted the past 2 error messages and they are as follows:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1000007e
BCP1: FFFFFFFFC0000005
BCP2: FFFFF80002EF4622
BCP3: FFFFF880009A9868
BCP4: FFFFF880009A90C0
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\102114-35006-01.dmp
C:\Users\Beast Mode\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-72322-0.sysdata.xml

and

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: a
BCP1: FFFFA00000000000
BCP2: 0000000000000002
BCP3: 0000000000000001
BCP4: FFFFF80002F0A622
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\102114-31075-01.dmp
C:\Users\Beast Mode\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-72587-0.sysdata.xml


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Hey folks!
Im having this issue that its getting on my nerves to be honest...
Ive just did a clean windows 7 install, I used uniblue driverscanner 2013 and I have the latest drivers and installed directx.
Everytime I start watching a video or playing online radios the computer starts getting really slow, the sound of the video/radio gets choppy and only by pausing the video/radio I prevent it to get a BSOD!

Would appreciate if someone could give me some tips or ideas of whats may be happening.

Some info:
I've a HP Pavilion dm4 1165dx laptop bought in January 2011.

- Windows 7 Home Premium x64
- What was original installed OS on system? : Win 7 Home Edition I think it was
- Is the OS an OEM version (came pre-installed on system) or full retail version (YOU purchased it from retailer) : I bought it on bestbuy
- Age of system (hardware) : almost 2 years
- Age of OS installation - have you re-installed the OS? : Yes, 5 hours ago =p

Specs:
- Intel Core i5 2.40 Ghz
- 4 GB Ram
- Intel (R) HD Graphics

A:BSOD when playing youtube videos or online media

All drivers should be downloaded and installed from HP. Avoid 3rd party programs that update drivers on your system; those drivers are not always the best option, and updating multiple drivers at once leads to a higher likelihood of installing a buggy driver or installing a driver that is meant for hardware that is similar but not identical to that which is in your system.

Additionally, pre-built systems by HP, Dell, Toshiba, etc. have special power schemes that their drivers are designed to handle and the drivers provided by 3rd parties do not fit into those schemes. That in itself can cause instability and blue screen crashes. You may need to install Windows fresh or use your HP recovery discs to revert back to how the system is meant to be setup software-wise.


If you need further help, Clean Re-Install Windows 7 / Vista


Also, please follow the http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html to provide us with more information so we can give you higher quality troubleshooting steps.

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Hi guys.
I reformatted my pc a week ago because of BSOD problem.
After that Im still getting BSOD.
It happens everytime I played DotA 2 or watching videos on youtube (usually after 20mins).
Im getting annoyed with this, please help

This is what I got after following the posting instructions.
Attachment 345027

A:BSOD playing DotA 2,watching videos on Youtube

Hi yyanho.

The zip you uploaded does not contain any crash dump.

Follow it: Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
Go to Option Two, Point 2. Download the .reg file and merge it in registry by double clicking it.

Now wait for another BSOD. When it occurred, search the .dmp files manually in the default path: C:\Windows\Minidump or %SystemRoot%\Minidump. See if the crash dump is recorded or not (hopefully it will be recorded).Post it following the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions.

Dont run any disc cleanup tools before you upload another zip.

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after awake from sleep... surfing web.. im getting BSOD 1 or 2 times in a day.

mostly playing games, even web based games like contrac wars
got
a lot of .sys bsod that i dont know witch one is the mayor problem.. so can u help me??

i uploaded the crashlog...UNKNOWN-23_04_2015_232916_59.zip
UNKNOWN-23_04_2015_232916_59.zip

hope u can help me =)
thanks in advance

A:BSOD playing League of Legends, videos on Youtube and...

Hi,
Try to disable "AppEx Accelerator UI" from auto start in: task manager > startup
it's a AMD Quick Stream Technology which starts on boot up.

and I was not able to figure out if you have the "mpc-hc" player installed on your system?
If you do remove it.

Also if you didn't update drivers from manufactures website.

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The last message I got included a mouse pointer visible on the screen and referenced "hardware" in the message. I believe that the previous two BSODs were 0x7e and I think the last one was 0x124 although I'm not sure. Have debugged and found one of them to have been caused by hal.dll and this was with the videos on full screen. Have tried testing the RAM and CPU. http://speccy.piriform.com/results/3...KRKqOxqu3HmvNK

A:Three BSODs playing YouTube videos in Maxthon, hal.dll, drivers and hw

Hi Kiko4564 welcome to SF .

The bugchecks are not very recent so they don't portray the very current condition of the system.
Attachment 302184

What I feel the need to debunk is the myth that ntoskrnl or hal.dll are the source of
the crashes which they are definitely not. They are often being blamed for the problems
caused by a different culprit because they are such centric components of Windows
(to put the simplest way possible).

Now the latest bugcheck is a 0x124 which is a hardware fault so I would like you to run some tests.

Code:
BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa8006a48038, b0800000, 60151}

Probably caused by : AuthenticAMD

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0: kd> !errrec fffffa8006a48038\
===============================================================================
Common Platform Error Record @ fffffa8006a48038
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Record Id : 01ceedfa61d19888
Severity : Fatal (1)
Length : 928
Creator : Microsoft
Notify Type : Machine Check Exception
Timestamp : 12/9/2013 2:26:23 (UTC)
Flags : 0x00000000

===============================================================================
Section 0 : Processor Generic
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Descriptor @ fffffa8006a480b8
Section @ fffffa8006a48190
Offset : 344
Length : 192
Flags : 0x00000001 Primary
Severity : Fatal

Proc. Type : x86/x64
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I have a reoccurring BSOD happening mostly while playing Youtube videos, it has happened also while trying to load BF3 and with general computer usage specifically using Firefox. Had random computer freezing with no error message when downloading game patches for League of Legends or transferring music from my mp3 player to Zune, also freezing after long period of idling.

A:BSOD reoccurring while playing Battlefield 3, Youtube videos.

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