Why does youtube video keep trying to buffer after I stop the web page? ?

Chrome keeps trying to buffer video on youtube the circle in the middle of the video keeps spinning even after I have clicked the "X" on the webpage to stop it.  How can I force stop YT buffer?? Thanks for your help. -Cheers

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  • Lv 7
    1 month ago
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    the page is done loading. the content uses AJAX scripting, which is run separately.

    you want to stop a video from loading? cut the internet connection (unplug or airplane mode).

    but why? are you seriously only going to watch half the video? and how can you know without watching it?

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