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Windows 7: gifs won't play on fresh install.

3 Weeks Ago   #1
bulkchart32

windows 7 pro x64
 
 
gifs won't play on fresh install.

i recently modified my pc with a z370 mobo and dual boot win 7/10. twitter gifs will not play in win 7. i have tried different browsers and it doesn't work in any. any advice?

update: sometimes they will and sometimes they won't.


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3 Weeks Ago   #2
Paul Black

Win 7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi bulkchart32,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bulkchart32 View Post
i recently modified my pc with a z370 mobo and dual boot win 7/10. twitter gifs will not play in win 7. i have tried different browsers and it doesn't work in any. any advice?

update: sometimes they will and sometimes they won't.
Have you tried to see if they play in Photo Viewer?
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3 Weeks Ago   #3
bulkchart32

windows 7 pro x64
 
 

i mean mainly on my twitter feed in different web browsers
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3 Weeks Ago   #4
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

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3 Weeks Ago   #5
bulkchart32

windows 7 pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wither 2 View Post
Can you play any of these in IE-

gifs on twitter - Bing images
those all worked actually. it's weird how it's doing. just certain ones that it seems to not like.
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3 Weeks Ago   #6
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

I guess you need to figure out the difference.

I see this as one of the features of twitter in regards to GIF-

"Twitter supports looping GIFs. If your animated GIF doesn’t loop and plays a single time, it will display as a static image."

Is that a possibility for your problem?
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3 Weeks Ago   #7
bulkchart32

windows 7 pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wither 2 View Post
I guess you need to figure out the difference.

I see this as one of the features of twitter in regards to GIF-

"Twitter supports looping GIFs. If your animated GIF doesn’t loop and plays a single time, it will display as a static image."

Is that a possibility for your problem?
i don't think so. i haven't noticed it at all when in windows 10
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1 Week Ago   #8
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

Did you ever get this resolved?
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1 Week Ago   #9
bulkchart32

windows 7 pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wither 2 View Post
Did you ever get this resolved?
i don't think so. i've been mostly using my 10 os lately so i'm certain but i doubt it.
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