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cause of browser freeze up

by fransanz / March 3, 2011 7:47 AM PST

My Firefox browser keeps on freezing up after a few clicking. I cannot figure out what causes it. I regularly run my anti-virus and anti spyware/malware programs but they can't eliminate the freezings. Thanks for your help.

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by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / March 3, 2011 11:31 AM PST
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Cause of browser freeze-up
by fransanz / March 7, 2011 5:09 PM PST

Hi Grif! I followed your suggestion and find it to be working. So far, I haven't encountered any freeze-ups yet. Thanks much for your help.

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