Diablo® III

D3 + Youtube = freeze?

To start, I play Diablo 3 in Full Screen Windowed Mode, as I'm sure that has something to do with it. As I get to the log in screen, I minimize, and load Youtube. or the other way around, doesn't matter. Youtube freezes my browser. I switch to Diablo 3, and, if I managed to press "play" on whatever video I happen to get lucky getting to, it plays normally while Diablo 3 is the focus window on my computer. Minimize Diablo 3, and Youtube freezes again.

Anybody else having similar issues?
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Pale Moon, which is Firefox with a new name.

Weird thing is, it's not a Flash issue (though everything else is, screw Flash), because the stream I have on right now does not seem to be affected.
Edited by Kupo#1759 on 10/21/2012 5:52 PM PDT
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i've noticed this with the opera browser. Not sure if it's my 560 ti or not though. My game froze minutes in five times in a row. Then i close my browser, and i play for an hour.
Edited by ILLMINDedOn3#1662 on 10/21/2012 5:50 PM PDT
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Yeah, not sure what would be causing the freezing. I often run youtube, netflix, etc. on full screen with second monitor as I play without any issues.
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I have noticed this as well, but mine does not freeze it just stutters like crazy, as if it had terrible framerate issues, first time it happened I was on the D3 client and alt tabbed to look for a video, when I returned to D3 it was stuttering, another time I was looking at youtube vids and opened the D3 client and behold the game was running very slow...

I have a 10 meg line, and have no problems with other games and youtube at all...
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90 Worgen Warrior
This happens to me on Youtube and most Blip videos, though some are exempt. Pretty sure it has to do with the codec the video uses. (I'm on a high-end Imac that has no problem running D3 at max settings at 60fps, so it's not just a Windows thing.) Tried Chrome to no avail. Safari, Firefox, Chrome.. all have the same problem.

For now my secondary computer does all my Youtube stuff while playing.
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Yeah, nothing's helped so far.
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I really really wanna know why this is !@#$ing happening. Seriously.
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"When I'm feelin broken down
She had always had my back
Hmm, hm, hm, hm
Something something giant hat"
Edited by Kupo#1759 on 11/18/2012 9:21 PM PST
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