I am not sure what is going on. This has just started and whenever it happens my mouse will freeze up until the chatting stops. Any suggestions would be appreciated. It is starting to annoy me. Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) (build 7600) Computer Type Dell Ispiron 530 Processor Intel Core l(tm) Duo CPU E4500 @ 2.20 GHz 2.20GHz Motherboard Dell Inc. 0RY007 Video Card NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT Memory Dimm 4x1 gb Network Adapter Intel(R) 82562V-2 10/100 Monitor DELL E228WFP [Monitor] (22.0"vis, s/n KU31182R0U4S, February 2008) Anti-virus Software AVG (Free Edition) Windows Experience Index 4.5 I have a Microsoft wireless optical keyboard and mouse. Could that possibly be part of the problem?