Acer aspire ES1-311 freezes when full screen, mint 20 MATE

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guythp
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Acer aspire ES1-311 freezes when full screen, mint 20 MATE

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Hello folks,

I have searched the web and this forum and it seems to be an issue with acer aspires (I was unsure of post etiquette so if this needs to be merged with another thread please let me know).

I first noticed my laptop froze when playing fullscreen video (xplay and also on neetflix via Vivaldi) but it seems to be doing it more often recently (twice yeterday while trying 'Trigger Rally' from the software manager, twice in the rom selection screen of retropie and today using Hatari full screen - the latter two are new ones to do it). It seems to freeze on a .0.5 second loop and the only way I can break out of it is to turn off the laptop by holding the power button down.

If anyone has any ideas what may be causing it, and if it can be resolved, I'd be very grateful.

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ystem:
  Kernel: 5.4.0-54-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 9.3.0 
  Desktop: MATE 1.24.0 Distro: Linux Mint 20 Ulyana base: Ubuntu 20.04 focal 
Machine:
  Type: Laptop System: Acer product: Aspire ES1-331 v: V1.11 
  serial: <filter> 
  Mobo: Acer model: Aspire ES1-331 v: V1.11 serial: <filter> UEFI: Insyde 
  v: 1.11 date: 08/12/2015 
Battery:
  ID-1: BAT0 charge: 21.6 Wh condition: 29.5/38.5 Wh (77%) 
  model: SANYO AC14B13J status: Charging 
CPU:
  Topology: Dual Core model: Intel Celeron N3050 bits: 64 type: MCP 
  arch: Airmont rev: 3 L2 cache: 1024 KiB 
  flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx bogomips: 6400 
  Speed: 2160 MHz min/max: 480/2160 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 2160 2: 480 
Graphics:
  Device-1: Intel Atom/Celeron/Pentium Processor x5-E8000/J3xxx/N3xxx 
  Integrated Graphics 
  vendor: Acer Incorporated ALI driver: i915 v: kernel bus ID: 00:02.0 
  Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.8 driver: modesetting unloaded: fbdev,vesa 
  resolution: 1366x768~60Hz 
  OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel HD Graphics 400 (BSW) v: 4.6 Mesa 20.0.8 
  direct render: Yes 
Audio:
  Device-1: Intel Atom/Celeron/Pentium Processor x5-E8000/J3xxx/N3xxx Series 
  High Definition Audio 
  vendor: Acer Incorporated ALI driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel 
  bus ID: 00:1b.0 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k5.4.0-54-generic 
Network:
  Device-1: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet 
  vendor: Acer Incorporated ALI driver: r8169 v: kernel port: 1000 
  bus ID: 01:00.1 
  IF: enp1s0f1 state: down mac: <filter> 
  Device-2: Broadcom and subsidiaries BCM43142 802.11b/g/n vendor: Lite-On 
  driver: wl v: kernel port: 1000 bus ID: 02:00.0 
  IF: wlp2s0 state: up mac: <filter> 
Drives:
  Local Storage: total: 931.51 GiB used: 280.10 GiB (30.1%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Western Digital model: WD10SPCX-21KHST0 
  size: 931.51 GiB 
Partition:
  ID-1: / size: 915.40 GiB used: 280.10 GiB (30.6%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda2 
Sensors:
  System Temperatures: cpu: 32.0 C mobo: N/A 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A 
Info:
  Processes: 160 Uptime: 2m Memory: 3.67 GiB used: 531.3 MiB (14.1%) 
  Init: systemd runlevel: 5 Compilers: gcc: 9.3.0 Shell: bash v: 5.0.17 
  inxi: 3.0.38 
thanks in advance.
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