Playing a YouTube HTML5 video logs you out of your desktop at the end of the video (Win 8.1 and Threshold)

Not reproducible Issue #1270380


Dec 23, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

  1. Have a X3100 GPU
  2. Play any youtube video until the end.
  3. You get logged out of Windows for no good reason.

Expected Results:

Preferred fix is to solve the bug in the driver that causes this problem. This probably needs some cooperation between IE and kernel teams to debug this problem. Otherwise masking the bug in IE by not exercising the driver bug area could be useful, but that would still allow any other app to crash the desktop (denial of service).

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

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      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Not reproducible”

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