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Choppy internet browsing

On my browser, when i use the scroll wheel my scrolling on screen is choppy.
when i scroll either up or down, it looks as if it reloads the page to the next space i am scrolling to, except also what is already there is reloaded.
im sorry i dont know how to explain it well, but if anyone knows what i am talking about maybe you could give some insight? thanks

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Two possible solutions: 1. In your browser > Tools > Options > Advanced > General > Check “Use smooth scrolling”. 2. If that doesn’t work, try updating your graphic card through Device Manager. Start > right click on My Computer > Properties > Hardware > Device Manager > Display Adapters > Right click > Update. If that doesn’t update or doesn’t work, try updating through manufacturer’s website.

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