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firefox flash drags performance down

I have an old notebook with a hardware profile like this : cpu: Intel Celeron 1.5GHZ ram: 1G os : winxp sp2 browser: firefox 3.5.3 I found when I browse web pages with embeded flash ads or video ...
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