Streaming constantly pausing - UK Channel 4,ITV

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Streaming constantly pausing - UK Channel 4,ITV

#1 Post by darkcity »

Hi

I have a streaming problem - it constantly 'pauses' for a moment and shows the loading circle - UK Channel 4 and ITV affected. Youtube okay.

Using Firefox

I've cleared internet data and disabled AdBlocker.

Thanks in advance.

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#2 Post by arochester »

So, its buffering.

Make and model of computer or some basic specs? How much RAM have you got?

Who is your ISP? What is the result of an Internet speed test?

Does it happen at certain times? Internet tended to be slower after 2pm when the US woke up.

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arochester wrote:So, its buffering.
Yep. Packets need to be 1.5m apart these days. :wink:

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#4 Post by sunrat »

NFT5 wrote:
arochester wrote:So, its buffering.
Yep. Packets need to be 1.5m apart these days. :wink:
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#5 Post by darkcity »

thanks for the replies : -)

it could be buffering, but Youtube doesn't have a problem

will get hardware and os spec, also need to do an internet speed check

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#6 Post by Hallvor »

Yes, check your network speed. NRK was buffering like crazy yesterday because of high bitrate and I being on a poor connection. When trying a channel with slightly lower bitrate, everything went smooth. There may of course be problems with the channels themselves during high loads.
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