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Windows 7: Getting You Tube Videos to play

27 Aug 2014   #1
mslulu

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
Getting You Tube Videos to play

I've encountered an issue with youtube videos, suddenly they won't play, this presents a problem for me because I'm taking an online course and the instructor posts video's and games as part of the assignments.
Can anyone help me?


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28 Aug 2014   #2
Tookeri

Windows 7 Pro 32
 
 

If you're using Flash Player to view videos you can try and switch to the HTML5 player. Go to this page: YouTube
and click the button "Request the HTML5 player"
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01 Sep 2014   #3
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Which browser are you using? Have you tried to use a different browser?

In IE11 you can easily switch between the HTML5 and the Flash player for YouTube videos. In Firefox, there's an add-on for that kind of stuff. As for Chrome/Opera, I'm not sure, I think you can disable Pepper Flash in about:flags or something like that - I don't remember, haven't used Chrome in forever.
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