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Modified June 25, 2016 at 6:26:10 PM PDT by StevenLAX16 StevenLAX16 Posted 6/25/16, 6:10 PM Question owner I think I found the Culprit to the issue: a FF Extension (not Add-on) Can I get Firefox to use more resources? Magrent 6. Freezes the whole machine.

mnalep Apr 23, 2013 9:39 PM (in response to chris.campbell) I am willing to update the video drivers. I'm also just starting to use the browser (switching from Safari) so I have a fresh profile. Machine is (clone) only 2 years old. The solution I proposed is in Windows XP.

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Then I downloaded a fresh copy of Firefox, allowed it to create a new profile. this cpu usage only started to happens after updating to 29 and then later 29.0.1, it doesn't happens on previous version. But after awhile with firefox, everything starts slowing down and even one window open takes 100% CPU when I click on links and evne when I'm scrolling its much less responsive.

  1. Unfortunately it's so intermittent (only happens to me every few weeks) I honestly can't pin it down to anything specific.
  2. Seeing your signature has me downloading Firefox 4.
  3. Firefox is 3.6.16.
  4. PaunFD Posted 12/21/13, 1:47 AM Chosen Solution Problem partially solved: I observed that the CPU spikes occur not only while i'm using FF or mozilla Nightly, but on every web browser
  5. Without any firewall working or installed FF is running like a charm, while CPU usage decreased to a decent level of max 50% (total tasks and services running)!!!
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  8. If you meant applications in background ...
  9. Do you notice any difference if you temporarily disable protected mode (see the bottom of the FAQ below)?How do I troubleshoot Flash Player's protected mode for Firefox?
  10. this indicates that it it not malformed site content, ie javascript, as the CPU load is not evidenced on first time load, only on system hibernate/suspend/resume, and further ultimately settles down.

thank you for the great advise. Visual Studio works. But in my case the process that chocks CPU is Firefox itself... Firefox High Cpu Usage Youtube Were the improvements coming with 3.6.12 worth the memory problem?

What seems to happen is that it starts out as you might expect when initializing itself (60 or 70%) and then just sort of ramps up to and average of 94-95%. Firefox Cpu Usage 100 Percent mnalep Apr 23, 2013 7:02 PM (in response to mnalep) Chris Carpenter,I figured out how to create the dxdiag report, and submitted it to bugbase.adobe.com as you suggested.It is bug # Just thought I'd pipe in . i'll live whit this one and i accept the limitations ...

but it has been bugging me since I first started using Firefox (I'd guess about a year ago). Firefox 100 Cpu mnalep Apr 25, 2013 11:41 AM (in response to chris.campbell) Chris,I updated my video driver 4/24/13. Also uninstalled it twice. Not the active_x.

Firefox Cpu Usage 100 Percent

As expected, my CPU usage is down to 3% and memory is down to 330,000K- even as I am typing into this response box. You are a hero. Firefox Using Too Much Cpu Mac Machine is (clone) only 2 years old. Firefox High Cpu Usage Windows 10 and it happens even on normal non flash tab, besides even if the site is using flash, i am using flash block and adblock plus, so anykind of flash material wont

my extension are the same, with the addition of classic firefox, since firefox 29 changes the UI, into that abomination UI. and so did all other programs, directly after installation and without changing my PC configuration or "freeing up some RAM". FF 32bit version wont allow me to watch youtube videos without badly framing when clip is buffered. Have to close Firefox to stop it. Firefox Cpu Usage Per Tab

Maybe, in the further development of the FF, programers will keep in mind that not everyone on this planet has powerful CPUs - and ... The memory usage goes through the roof (400+megs), but it usually uses 150-200 so that's not completely insane. https://support.cdn.mozilla.net/media/uploads/images/2013-12-20-12-49-23-23230d.png https://support.cdn.mozilla.net/media/uploads/images/2013-12-20-12-51-24-e2fad3.png https://support.cdn.mozilla.net/media/uploads/images/2013-12-20-12-57-12-6bd1b0.png This is how much CPU FF is using while it is downloading a file from the INTERNET (definitions file from symantec) I also believe that the CPU usage Click '''Start In Safe Mode''' (not Refresh).

Hibernate or suspend the machine 3. Firefox Plugin Container High Cpu Google Update iTunes Detector Plug-in Delivery Network Acceleration by BitTorrentâ„¢ Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_21 for Mozilla browsers 4.0.50826.0 Version 0.8.6f, copyright 1996-2007 The VideoLAN Teamhttp://www.videolan.org/ Npdsplay dll DRM Store Netscape Nothing else other than normally running system services.

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Is it possible something goes nuts when a timer firing or message delivery happens "way too late" because of the suspend/resume? Any other help??? Plus, as for Java & Flash, when I clicked the Update link, it told me I urgently must upgrade Flash (although I HAVE the most up-to-date version), and to also update Flash Player Cpu Usage Firefox I have been keeping task manager open, and see the green tide rising in my tray way too often.

or other browsers. Today, as I was searching for a solution, Firefox crashed while on the Mozilla website. ams-ams Nov 25, 2015 5:17 PM (in response to petramal) Same here petramal. As expected, my CPU usage is down to 3% and memory is down to 330,000K- even as I am typing into this response box.

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Install the '''plugin only.''' Not the '''active_x.''' Flash Player '''Version:''' Flash Player (Linux) '''Version''' https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Direct link scans current system and browser '''Note: Other software''' is offered in the But by the second or third attempt, Firefox gets into a 100% CPU usage. Ad block plus 2. Thanks for your reply!

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 computerxpds computerxpds Bleepin' Comp Moderator 4,390 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:USA Local time:10:27 AM Posted 25 I've not, however, seen exactly this issue reported, nor anything as specific as the debug trail i'm reporting. nothing. Or should I do some type of backup prior to running that driver update executble?I will probably do this tomorrow, as it's kind of late now.

Testing RAM and HDD For simple RAM testing use memtest http://www.memtest.org/ Run at least 10 cycles (paths). After loading is complete, CPU usage stays somewhere between 5 to 10%. This situation has driven me crazy the last 4 months and till now i have not figure it out. Support Forum This thread was archived.

Then I found the cure. and the plugin for Plugin-based browsers (like Firefox). I am not able to watch a 15min video. Here's the correct one.

Auto Proxy 4. My laptop, which I never updated to the latest version of Firefox is working fine. The posting has decreased because people are just giving up and learning to live with it.