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Windows 7: Cannot watch shows on hulu or nbc.com

29 Nov 2010   #1
shortmantuff

Windows 7 Home Premium x86
 
 
Cannot watch shows on hulu or nbc.com

I am having trouble watching shows on hulu and nbc.com Anyone else having this problem?

It says the minimum requirement is Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8GHz. I have AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56. Is this worse?


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30 Nov 2010   #2
Maxxwire

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Have you tried using Hulu Desktop which downloads programming directly to your desktop? It works great with the AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56 in my Vista notebook.

~Maxx~
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30 Nov 2010   #3
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shortmantuff View Post
I am having trouble watching shows on hulu and nbc.com...
Define "trouble".
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30 Nov 2010   #4
shortmantuff

Windows 7 Home Premium x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Maxxwire View Post
Have you tried using Hulu Desktop which downloads programming directly to your desktop? It works great with the AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-56 in my Vista notebook.

~Maxx~
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I did and it gave me the message "error 41". I looked it up and it seems to be a problem with flash player. I reinstalled flash and I still got the error, so I don't know.

On another note, I was trying to view hulu on Firefox and this is where I couldn't watch the shows. I tried on Google Chrome and I was able to view the shows. Not sure why it doesn't work on Firefox for me.
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30 Nov 2010   #5
shortmantuff

Windows 7 Home Premium x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roncerr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shortmantuff View Post
I am having trouble watching shows on hulu and nbc.com...
Define "trouble".
I cannot view shows. I can watch the advertisements and all but when the show is about to start, it just stays black. Nothing downloads.
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01 Dec 2010   #6
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shortmantuff View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roncerr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shortmantuff View Post
I am having trouble watching shows on hulu and nbc.com...
Define "trouble".
I cannot view shows. I can watch the advertisements and all but when the show is about to start, it just stays black. Nothing downloads.
In you previous post you said you could watch them in Chrome, just not in FF. Is Flash working in the browser you want to use? Test it here: Adobe - Flash Player .
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01 Dec 2010   #7
shortmantuff

Windows 7 Home Premium x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roncerr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shortmantuff View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roncerr View Post
Define "trouble".
I cannot view shows. I can watch the advertisements and all but when the show is about to start, it just stays black. Nothing downloads.
In you previous post you said you could watch them in Chrome, just not in FF. Is Flash working in the browser you want to use? Test it here: Adobe - Flash Player .
Yeah, it works fine. I don't know why I cannot watch shows.
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02 Dec 2010   #8
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

I'm not using FF but if I had a problem like that I'd consider doing a FF repair (if possible) or a FF reinstall followed by a reinstall of Flash. Since you are using 32-bit Windows I assume all the software is also 32-bit.
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