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Choppy internet?

by Cr4ator / April 22, 2013 7:06 AM PDT

Hello, I can't watch a single youtube video without experiencing a freeze. Here is what happens during 6 minute video clip:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4x5ydW4fBM&feature=youtu.be

As you see it's almost impossible to watch... This happens occasionally in other sites too. I remember once or twice even speedtest.net froze during the test.
Same with bigger downloads from sites - I have to pause then resume to finish downloading but file gets damaged from it.
Sometimes it downloads smoothly though ;l

Torrents download with no problems.

Also, sexy videos never freeze Grin


So what's wrong with my internet? Changing browsers or anti virus didn't make any difference ;l maybe I should configure router in some specific way?

Specs:
Win7 64bit newest updates
Gygabite P61-USB3-B3
Intel i3-2120
HD5670
No parts were OC'ed

Please help!

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Not much to work with but
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 22, 2013 7:53 AM PDT
In reply to: Choppy internet?

Did you try the usual? Google this phrase.

-> Disable FLASH hardware acceleration.

This only affects some machines but when you write YouTube, I do that first.
Bob

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Nope
by Cr4ator / April 23, 2013 6:42 AM PDT

I remember trying this out ages ago but it was not related to the issue!

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Nope.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 23, 2013 7:12 AM PDT
In reply to: Nope

Given the sparse clues I'll wait for more.

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