Why the difference between opening them in another profile and in the same profile? Open a window with a dozen or more tabs. I guess for a while it will be a choice between dragging the dead whale of Safari down the beach, or, using up all your energy trying to drag the extra-lively chromefish onto the beach. The click-to-play thing however makes it so a placeholder is displayed until you click, and only then the download and integration of the applet is started. I'll be using Safari until this damn issue is fixed. Every time when i rebooted, my computer worked flawlessly but when i started Google Chrome, it started to lag and even it slowed down my computer and eventually lead to a blue screen. I get it, that is a lot, but seriously??? High cpu can be almost anything really.
I'm getting fed up now, I reeeaally don't want to have to switch browsers, but this is seriously impacting my battery life. Google Chrome, the parent process, continues to hover around 10% maximized or non-maximized, even with video running. I noticed once before that Chrome was eating up my system, but didn't look too hard. Blocking flash removes the most painful advertising, leaving more appropriate, less in-your-face advertising as a sort of compromise for the vendors. Maybe a setting got stuck somewhere and I reset it. When flash is busy doing something Google Music, Youtube, Google Talk,. I've been staying away from Chrome on my MacBook Pro 13 2.
I've researched this so many times and still no answer but I have figured out one that has helped me. Macbook body becomes extremely hot and fans kick in after around 2-4 minutes of watching videos. If you are facing same problem of google chrome helper not responding situation then share with us. So yes, I was listening to music via Flash. This might bork some legitimate operations pandora? I recently faced similar issue and discovered that the problem is Chrome browser itself which has trouble handling rich websites a lot of animations causing frequent screen repaints on 4K screens. Quitting Google Chrome solves the issue.
I initially thought it was a Chrome issue, but it happens with Firefox as well. For nearly six months now, my printer has taken up to three minutes to respond to a Print command. Hello Annette, Jim and Steve, Please see the attached screenshots. The fact that a Google employee asked this back in March '10 and it's now July '11 and, based on all the recent posts, it is clearly a common problem, I have to wonder just how seriously Google takes their Mac users? I love Chrome but this is ridiculous; I'm going back to Firefox until this is fixed. It appears to be something with the extension system.
Visit any website that uses Flash, such as Youtube. I don't have this problem with Netflix though? Re: c119, c120: the traces were done after a fresh restart with nothing running and the system as quiescent as possible. It's pathetic and not helping anyone at all. A lot less and playback is a lot smoother! If you follow these two steps then most probably your problem will be solved. I first noticed it when 90% battery charge only gave me 1hour 32mins estimated duration. Maybe more like architecture is that the word? If you are facing same problem of google chrome helper not responding situation then share with us. System response with Chrome running even quiescent is notably sluggish.
I am so glad that I found this thread. In order to fix these kinds of issues, make sure that there are unknown processes running in the background. There doesn't seem to be any one particular site that causes it but just a continued hogging of the resources over time. Second fault is mostly connected to ads as well but comes with a few additional nasties. Why would you need it? Google Chrome or Google is no different from Microsoft! Not the answer you're looking for? No problems elsewhere, although in a side-by-side comparison with mozilla showed mozilla nearing similar cpu usage 30-60% but never sustained lasting seconds Not sure if this helps anyone, or if this is just 'duh. He co-founded the Mozilla project, the Mozilla Foundation and the Mozilla Corporation, and served as the Mozilla Corporation's chief technical officer and briefly its chief executive officer. Here are some instructions you should try if Google Chrome Helper bothers you.
I don't need some advertisement running some badly written animation when I'm not even looking at it. It's annoying and I can't use my chromecast because of course, you need Chrome to do it. Click to play doesn't seem to work at all in Chrome. My next idea was to kill the extra renderers using Chrome's task manager, but that window only shows processes from open tabs. At first sight you might thought that your system has been infected by or malware. Chrome for Windows works fine.
Where is the 64 bit version? To bring up the task manager on Google chrome just press the following key combination Shift + Esc. If it's not, then my guess is that this is related to hardware acceleration. The main fault that drives this resource hog is on the web itself. But only those plug ins that works with flash content tends to make trouble for google chrome process. Having been ignoring this problem successfully for too long and recently it's started getting ridiculous. Chrome gets updates quite often, and flags get added and removed in almost each version.