Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

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Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by architeuthis96 » 2018-08-18, 04:44

The issue was still present in safe mode..

Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
Pale Moon 28.0.0 (64-bit)
Dark Moon Theme
Extensions: AutoCopy2 1.2.91 , BetterPrivacy 1.68.1 , Theme Font & Size Changer 46.5 , uBlock Origin 1.16.4.4 , uBlock Origin Updater 1.6.3
about:plugins : Adobe Flash 30.0.0.154

Thank you...
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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by therube » 2018-08-18, 11:22

As a test, create a new, clean Profile & see if YT works there.

What are "other video"?

(YT would not be using Flash.)

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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by Thehandyman1957 » 2018-08-18, 11:44

No issues here with PM 28 64 bit Windows 7 Pro 64 bit.
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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by tenseys » 2018-08-18, 11:53

Youtube is working very well for me on PM 28 on Windows 10 Home.
Like someone else suggested, try a new profile.
I'm using Pale Moon version 28.1.0 (64-bit) on Windows 10 Home 64-bit.

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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by architeuthis96 » 2018-08-18, 19:17

There is no 'reset Pale Moon' option when I go to help>troubleshooting information.
I created a new profile with the Pale Moon profile manager but video still won't play from Youtube.

EDIT: Hitting pause then play usually works, but the video won't start automatically.
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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by Cassette » 2018-08-18, 21:32

Is media.autoplay.enabled under about:config set to true or false?

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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by architeuthis96 » 2018-08-18, 21:57

Cassette wrote:Is media.autoplay.enabled under about:config set to true or false?
False..I'll enable it and see what happens.. Thanks.

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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by architeuthis96 » 2018-08-18, 22:06

I don't know what the deal is..A few videos played fine but another I tried had audio with no video (completely white).

EDIT: Downloaded another browser. Same issue with that particular video.. Let's call this fixed now.. Thanks for your help.
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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by Offset » 2018-08-18, 22:19

Cassette wrote:Is media.autoplay.enabled under about:config set to true or false?
That fixed it for me, thanks. Win 7 64 Did it get flipped by PM 28 or what?

I just tried 7 vids in a row and no problem yet...

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Re: Youtube and other video won't play in Pale Moon 28.0.0. (64-bit).

Unread post by Moonchild » 2018-08-19, 09:51

It did not get flipped by default - you (or an extension you used) must have set it that way.
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