1.    09 Jun 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10 x64

    Audio and Video freezing, lagging and cutting out (Windows 10)

    Hi, I know that there have been alot of posts about this issue, but I have tried everything. When I stream hd videos on (youtube, netflix or play any video games) my audio and sometimes video freeeze for 5 sec, and it happens around every 10 seconds, in addition sometimes the mouse also lags too and seems like the computer is about to freeze. This happened today after my computer got a blue screen of death (Kernel Security Failed Check). I have clean installed my graphic drivers, updated bios firmwear, check/updated my sound card, realtek audio device, I have tried everything but nothing seems to be working, I was wondering if I am forced to rma the laptop or would this issue be solved with a clean install or even better a fix that wouldnt cause me to do either of these things. In addition I have noticed that my graphics card had a big decrase in performance, specifically prior to today my card was getting 120fps solid on CSGO and LOL but now it only gets around 98 fps.

    In addition I ran sfc /scannow for my harddrive and it said that Windows Resource Protection did not find any violations

    Thank you for your help,

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    11 Jun 2016 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 1,648
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1607 Build 14393.105

    Not sure if this is one of the things you have tried but lagging and freezes can sometimes happen if your Hard drive is turning off because of power management settings. Try turning this off by going into the Advanced power management settings:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	2016-06-11.png 
Views:	5 
Size:	19.1 KB 
ID:	84529
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Video/audio not working after Windows 10 upgrade
I recently upgraded from Windows 8 to 10. Now when I try to play videos, they sometimes either won't play at all, or will play extremely jittery. The audio sometimes doesn't work at all on the system. Sometimes both audio and video will work...
Drivers and Hardware
Solved Windows 10 Avi-file video (not audio!) playback issues
So, I recently updated to Windows 10 - partially feel like that was a mistake now, but oh well. Most of the issues I have with it are just connected to it having different design than windows 7, and me being overly used to Win 7, so I guess it'll...
General Support
Remote Desktop Video Freezing
When accessing my home media server PC, a couple of my computers are failing to get a consistent video feed from the server. They're still connected, and the mouse and keyboard are still sending input, but the picture will just freeze at random...
Network and Sharing
Audio cutting out and mouse lag while hard disk on 30%
I saw threads about people complaining that their audio and mouse is lagging, but in my case, it happens when I download something with bittorrent or when I'm installing something. on Win 8.1 and Win 7 I have no problems playing games while...
Performance & Maintenance
File Explorer is lagging and freezing
This is a very annoying problem I have in Windows 10. It has been like this for 2 weeks and after a lot of searching and posting in forums, I haven't got any fix whatsoever. I'll explain my problem: If I open This PC (for example) icon on my...
General Support
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:39.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 10 Forums