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07-21-2015, 07:24 PM
Has anyone done this on their laptop? My IPad seems to work fine without it and I was thinking of doing an uninstall on my windows laptop along with disabling the Chrome extension.

I know it can be reinstalled easily if I run into issues. I don't play any games on the laptop so assume any consequences would be minor. Anyone here done this already? Thumbs up or down afterwards?

Tom
07-21-2015, 08:21 PM
I disabled it in chrome on my desktop.
Performance if 200% improved.

I can't watch videos on this site, but I can go to YouTube and watch.
I would not turn it back on for any reason.

Clocker
07-21-2015, 08:52 PM
I can't watch videos on this site

You say that like it's a bad thing. :rolleyes:

acorn54
07-24-2015, 05:38 AM
my solution was to set up flash as a "enable only this website mode". so it is turned off unless i give temporary permission, while i use it for the website i am on, at the time at the time it is enabled.

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07-24-2015, 05:46 PM
Took it off and disabled the extension. No problems so far. I don't notice that things run any faster but hopefully battery life improves. If nothing else, I'm done with the updates.