Originally Posted by SolsticeRose
i used to keep several tabs open, but now i usually try to keep open no more than about 4 and the bitrate still skyrockets...
most of the time i really would need to keep firefox open so closing it isnt an option unfortunately.
are there any recommended settings for keeping a low bitrate?
my target bitrate is at 300
If any of those 4 tabs are using the Adobe Flash Plugin, that can tend to utilize a big chunk of your CPU. Please post your PC specs so I can post a more specific response.
-Internet connection (Wired/WiFi)
-Speed (visit http://newyork.speedtest.net