The browser memory (Chrome) consumption increases until the end user experience is degraded, requiring a browser restart.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Open Chrome.
  2. Navigate to the Chrome task manager More tools > Task manager.
  3. Click various modules and wait for the page to load.
  4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 while monitoring.
    Note that the memory usage climbs.


Emptying the browser cache, when possible, alleviates the issue. 

If you are able to upgrade, review the Fixed In field below to determine the versions that have a permanent fix.

Related Problem: PRB653119

Seen In

Geneva Patch 1
Geneva Patch 1 Hot Fix 5
Geneva Patch 1 Hot Fix 6
Geneva Patch 1 Hot Fix 7
Geneva Patch 4
Geneva Patch 5

Fixed In

Geneva Patch 1 Hot Fix 8
Geneva Patch 3

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Last Updated:2016-10-07 16:19:58