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firefox freezes up when using facebook


computer freezing up when in facebook

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Installed Plug-ins

  • -The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Default Plug-in
  • Provides additional functionality on Facebook. See our web site for details.
  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r53
  • McAfee Virtual Technician plugin for Mozilla (Gecko Version: 1.8b1)
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Java(TM) Platform SE binary
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_15 for Mozilla browsers
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20100625 Firefox/3.6.6 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)

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freezes up when i am in facebook

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Your Firefox settings and info are kept in a folder separate from the Firefox program, called your profile folder. Try creating a test profile, to see if the problem still occurs. See Use the Profile Manager to create and remove Firefox profiles

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thanks for the reply but I don't know how to get into the folder...thanks.

Josepsmith 0 solutions 2 answers

To fix computer freezes or facebook freezes problem, follow these guidelines to fix it:

  • First, small size of RAM makes computer slow.
  • Secondly, corrupt windows registry causes freezing in computer.
  • The third most important thing that you can do to optimize your Facebook is to optimize your internet connection.
  • So it is recommended you use a system utilities software that provides the feature of internet optimizer.
  • Also remove unwanted add-ons/extensions from your browser.
  • It is also recommended to clean system junk and browsers junk.

The above guidelines allow you to Avoid Facebook Freezing and keep your Windows properly maintained.

I got some help from this article to avoid Facebook Freezes.

Hope it works for you also.