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I have a HP Pavilion dm3 laptop. A lot of the times, I will be browsing on the web and when I go to close the window, it doesn't always close. When I click the "x", it looks like someone keeps "clicking" the "x", when it was just clicked once. I have been using Firefox.


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This "flicker" effect happens in Windows Vista and Seven. It has something to do with the Aero theme. The main idea is that you don't need to worry.\015\012
\015\012And about the fact that it doesn't always close, it is because when you surf the web, there isn't only one program that does this. For example, you need the Flash Player to be able to view videos, view some ads, you need Adobe Reader or an alternative to view pdf files. Also, your antivirus checks the websites you're browsing to make sure you don't get infected. So, when you click the browser's X button, all of that other stuff must first be stopped and only then your Firefox will close.
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