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Video Links

Postby Marcus » Wed Feb 15, 2017 9:16 pm

Xubuntu, PaleMoon 27

Hi,
sometimes video links that work fine in FF won't do so with PM, see example from Newegg,

Screenshot_2017-02-15_19-52-25.png
Screenshot_2017-02-15_19-53-26.png

anything I can change in settings ?

Thanks

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Re: Video Links

Postby half-moon » Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:52 pm

at least in that example, maybe install flash player?

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Wed Feb 15, 2017 10:59 pm

I would prefer not to,
is there a way around ?

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Re: Video Links

Postby trava90 » Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:25 pm

Have you tried with a new profile?

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:31 pm

I don't get it. What would be the point ?

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Re: Video Links

Postby trava90 » Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:34 pm

Start Pale Moon from the terminal with "Pale Moon -p" (minus quotes). You will then have the option to create a new profile.

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:53 am

@trava90

what is the point of creating a new profile ?

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Re: Video Links

Postby fillerup » Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:34 pm

because it's an easy way to see if the error is down to the browser or modifications you/your addons made to the current profile

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Fri Feb 17, 2017 1:59 pm

I see.
I created a new, clean, profile but the issue persists.
It only happens here and there but if forces me to open FF which is annoying.

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Re: Video Links

Postby kizo07 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 2:23 pm

Newegg Tv videos works just fine here (html5).
It was a lot whitelisting in uBO+uMatrix (youtube,ytimg,google,etc)

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Re: Video Links

Postby trava90 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 3:00 pm

Do you have FFmpeg installed on your system?

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Re: Video Links

Postby fillerup » Fri Feb 17, 2017 3:05 pm

can confirm OP's post, i have the same error on both my current and a fresh profile. most likely the same possibly related to the issue described in this thread

viewtopic.php?f=37&t=14783

(i do have the latest FFmpeg installed)

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Re: Video Links

Postby kizo07 » Fri Feb 17, 2017 3:23 pm

Off-topic:
Sorry for 'crowding', I'm on Win 10 (supposed that you Linux guys using add blockers too)
Except ASIO4ALL I haven't no extra codecs/drivers installed on my system. No single one.

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Fri Feb 17, 2017 5:16 pm

I have FFmpeg installed.
I also checked the options under preferences/content/video, but no difference.

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Re: Video Links

Postby stevepusser » Sat Feb 18, 2017 11:33 pm

That's odd--those are embedded Youtube videos. What happens if you click on the Youtube icon in the video window? Does it play in Youtube then?

You also just say PM 27...is that 27.1.0?

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Sun Feb 19, 2017 12:18 pm

stevepusser wrote:That's odd--those are embedded Youtube videos. What happens if you click on the Youtube icon in the video window? Does it play in Youtube then?

You also just say PM 27...is that 27.1.0?

There is no icon (the first image is FF, the second Palemoon)
PM is on the latest version, 27.1.0

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Re: Video Links

Postby Marcus » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:13 pm

Version 27.1.2 but the issue still there.
Also, some sites with heavy visual content like newegg, amazon, youtube, load in hi-cups, with parts of the page reloading time and time again until full, very annoying.


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