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computer screen goes black, freezes and buzzes when playing News or other videos from web

My laptop Studio 1558 screen freezes, then goes black with a buzzing sound when attempting to play videos from news webpages (eg The Age). Any suggestions how I can fix this? Videos from DVDS and CDs no problems. Is there something wrong with my operating system or drivers? Any help would be much appreciated.

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Many sites require Adobe Flash for videos (and sound).  Make sure you have the flash and the latest version.  Flash has been known to be buggy at times.  



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