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FF consistently freezes computer to sold lockdown while playing youtube videos.

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Firefox locks computer requiring hard reset while playing youtube.

Ill try to do some testing to see memory usage but im betting there is a major memory problem. This is the 5th reboot today.

Mint, 19, latest version of FF.

Firefox locks computer requiring hard reset while playing youtube. Ill try to do some testing to see memory usage but im betting there is a major memory problem. This is the 5th reboot today. Mint, 19, latest version of FF.
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Just did apt updates and think problem resolved with gir1.javascript-something or webkit.

Just did apt updates and think problem resolved with gir1.javascript-something or webkit.
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FredMcD
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That was very good work. Well Done. Please flag your last post as Solved Problem as this can help others with similar problems.

That was very good work. Well Done. Please flag your last post as '''Solved Problem''' as this can help others with similar problems.
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Just locked up again. Only youtube causing this which is odd. Takes about 37 minutes before crash. Played the impeachment hearings on PBS in its entirety before youtube crash.

Just locked up again. Only youtube causing this which is odd. Takes about 37 minutes before crash. Played the impeachment hearings on PBS in its entirety before youtube crash.
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cor-el
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Did you check for memory related issues ?

You can check the Firefox Task Manager (about:performance) and about:memory pages.

Did you check for memory related issues ? You can check the Firefox Task Manager (about:performance) and about:memory pages. *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/task-manager-tabs-or-extensions-are-slowing-firefox *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-uses-too-much-memory-ram
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