Thread: Macbook Freeze Problem
08-28-2010, 01:42 AM #1adammgGuestMacbook Freeze Problem
I am running a Black Macbook early 2008. I noticed recently when say watching a youtube video and another program is open especially if its flash based, I will hear stuttering out of my speakers and on my iStat menu I see CPU spikes. Sometimes end up having to shut the notebook down to get it to stop after everything seems to freeze up. I haven't ever had this problem before. Computer is seeming sluggish at times too. RAM is fine I have 4GB's and 1/4 to 1/2 is only being used during these spikes. Could this be hardware?
I look forward to any ideas and suggestions.
08-28-2010, 11:27 AM #2
Sounds like either the graphics card or the hard drive is going out. Have you updated Flash lately? iPad Air 2 - iOS 9 Beta
iPhone 6 64GB - iOS 9 Beta
Mac mini Server M10 - OS X 10.10.5
MacBook Uni L09 - OS X 10.11 Beta
08-28-2010, 02:14 PM #3adammgGuest
Yeah I've update Flash, not sure how long ago, less than a month. Flash has been giving me problems every now and then. Every couple of months it seems like my Flash player just stops working and I have to reinstall it. Things will play, but won't get any sound or video.
08-28-2010, 02:20 PM #4
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By bowks in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 4Last Post: 03-03-2015, 05:15 PM
By kevn in forum Apple DesktopsReplies: 2Last Post: 07-31-2011, 12:43 PM
By Rosie Green in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 1Last Post: 08-29-2010, 03:18 PM
By augusto in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 3Last Post: 12-22-2008, 10:30 PM
By ipramono in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 3Last Post: 03-26-2007, 10:50 PM