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Windows 7: videos

30 Sep 2011   #1
Tomoconnell

windows7
 
 
videos

I have just recently loaded (or had loaded ) windows 7 on this laptop. I can't play a videos from any online sites I just get a black screen when I hit play arrow. is there something i have to install ? Im so used to XP I just expected it to default to a player. Guess I'm behind times

Thanks

Tom o


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01 Oct 2011   #2
profdlp

Main - Windows 7 Pro SP1 64-Bit; 2nd - Windows Server 2008 R2
 
 

Look for the Shockwave and Silverlight plugins for your browser. If you're an IE person, make sure you're not using the 64-Bit version of IE. (Assuming you're using the 64-Bit version of Win 7.)
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04 Oct 2011   #3
serpentracer

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

you need adobe flash player for sites like youtube

http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer.html
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