High CPU usage by background tab

  • Experiencing very high CPU usage on the "Background page:Vivaldi" process . It freezes the browser and am unable to switch or close tabs . Version details below .

    Vivaldi 2.2.1373.4 (Official Build) (64-bit)
    Revision c58c89cf28ea46c5386f666df42c514fc528cd0d-refs/heads/master@{#588962}
    OS Windows
    JavaScript V8 7.1.302.22
    Flash C:\WINDOWS\system32\Macromed\Flash\pepflashplayer64_31_0_0_153.dll
    User Agent Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/71.0.3578.57 Safari/537.36 Vivaldi/2.2.1373.4

  • Moderator

    @vkk178 Use Shift+Esc to show the Vivaldi task manager and end the task that is causing the heavy CPU load.

    Post a link to the page that was running in the background.


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