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How do you buffer movies so it doesn t stop every 2-3 seconds

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Usually buffering occurs when your internet provider cannot keep up with the streaming speed. If the connection to the internet is via a hard wired LAN cable, the problem may be because of a lot of traffic.

First solution is to reboot your cable modem and router

Another cause would be that the internet pathway between your TV and the streaming source, which has many node points may not be a fast one. The usual solution is to reestablish the connection . This may involve logging out and logging back in.

If your connection to the internet is by WiFi, the usual problem is that your wireless router is not fast enough and must be replaced by an updated and faster wireless router

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  • 1 Allow the movie to load completely, or at least halfway, before you start to watch it to stop video buffering.
  • 2 Start the movie and then hit stop until the movie has fully or halfway loaded. As the movie is loading, you should see a yellow or gray line. The line you see will get longer as it loads.
  • 3 Close all windows that you don't need. Having too many windows open will slow the loading process.
  • 4 Resume play once the movie is at least halfway loaded or fully loaded. By this time, you should be able to enjoy the movie without the video buffering or constant starting and stopping.

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Flash Player is a software for viewing animations and movies using computer programs such as a web browser. If you encounter that your flash player pauses every 2 seconds, maybe that is not an error. Maybe, the video that you are watching is just buffering. My suggestion to that is just click pause first and let the video buffer. Once it is completed loading play it. But if it is still pausing, you may uninstall it on your computer and install an updated flash player. You may use this link to download the latest flash player: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
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This might be due to a slow internet connection. See, for smooth playback, the part of the movie your computer wants to show has to be downloaded already - it has to be "buffered". If you have a slow internet connection, the speed at which your computer can download a movie might be slower than the actual time it takes to watch what's being downloaded. That's why your movie will stop, wait until another part of it has been buffered, and then recommence.

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