watching/using flash makes computer stuck




10 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: forasetto, Unassigned)



3.0 Branch
Windows XP

Firefox Tracking Flags

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(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01])



10 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; GTB6; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.4506.2152; .NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; sv-SE; rv: Gecko/2009060215 Firefox/3.0.11 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

When watching or playing a wovie/game in flash and i rightclick it, the menu appeares but i can't click anything in it. Also the whole computer become very slow or not working at all. The flash movie/game still runs though but i can't interact with it no more. This happens almost everytime, but not when using IE

I've got the latest flash, number 10.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start flash movie/game
2.rightclick in frame
3.stops responding


10 years ago
Keywords: crash, flashplayer
Double check you have the latest bugfix flash, Also, upgrade to firefox 3.5 or later. Then, create a new Firefox profile, and try to reproduce there.

If your whole computer hangs, that is not a problem with firefox, but maybe flash. Not sure if flash can cause system hangs.
Severity: critical → major
Keywords: crash
Version: unspecified → 3.0 Branch
This is a mass search for Firefox General bugs filed against version 3.0 that are UNCO and have not been changed for 200 days.

Reporter, please update to Firefox 3.6.10 or alter. Firefox 3.0 is no longer supported and is no longer receiving updates. After you update, please create a fresh profile,, and test to see if your bug still exists. If you still the bug, then please post a comment with the version you tested against, and the problem. If the issue is no longer there, please set the RESOLUTION to  RESOLVED, WORKSFORME.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01]
No reply from reporter, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later and a new profile ( If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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