Hulu Keeps Freezing During Commercials


Why is my Hulu not playing after ads?

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Hulu is a popular streaming service that offers diverse content for everyone. But its users have reported that the service occasionally freezes when commercials start playing. This issue has been causing much frustration among Hulu subscribers.


There are several reasons that can cause Hulu to freeze during commercials:

  • Network-related: Poor internet connection or an unreliable network can make streaming difficult. If your connection speed is too slow+ or you’re using a Wi-Fi network, you may experience slow loading or freezing on Hulu.
  • Hardware related: Your streaming device can be the reason behind freezing or buffering. If your device is outdated+ it might not work optimally with Hulu.
  • Browser: Having an out of date+ or unsupported web browser can also cause freezing when streaming content.
  • Hulu App: If you’re using the Hulu app for streaming+ make sure you have the latest version installed.


Here are a few tips that may help fix the issue:

  • Check Your Internet Connection: Ensure that you’re connected to a stable+ high-speed internet connection.
  • Restart Your Device: Power cycle your streaming device by unplugging it from the power source and then plugging it back in.
  • Update Your Browser: Make sure that you’re using an up-to-date web browser and disable add-ons if any.
  • Update the Hulu App: If you’re using the Hulu app+ make sure you have the latest version installed.

If the issue persists+ you can contact Hulu customer service for further assistance.