Ted Roden

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November 19, 2009 at 4:21pm
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Why does YouTube stall and have that buffering icon in the middle of videos? According to the progress bar, it’s already downloaded plenty of the video.

Any thoughts?

Why does YouTube stall and have that buffering icon in the middle of videos? According to the progress bar, it’s already downloaded plenty of the video.

Any thoughts?

Notes

  1. trmw answered: I’ve noticed that same thing. No idea! Annoying!
  2. joeconyers reblogged this from tedroden and added:
    Never mind, my answer only fixes the studder issue.
  3. joeconyers answered: In firefox go to about:config and change browser.sessionstore.interval; to somthing like 30000 or more
  4. dalasverdugo answered: Who knows, but it drives me bonkers. Probably Flash & memory related?
  5. jennifermorris answered: They like to make the video look as bad as possible.
  6. jstn answered: I fucking hate that. YouTube sucks.
  7. tedroden posted this