Questions relating to Netflix, a company offering online streaming of films and television programmes

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Netflix Desktop Has Stopped Working - Ubuntu 14.04

Appreciate any assistance anyone can provide! :) Netflix desktop has stopped working. It's been working for months, however, stopped working today. It's asking me to install Silverlight. Was ...
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Netflix (native on chrome) has black screen, season video thumbnails are improperly aligned on the left, audio still plays

I recently ran into a problem where Netflix on Chrome would not work. Audio played correctly but the video did not play. The screen is black (in Chrome stable) or white (chrome beta). The thumbnail ...
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Online videos load but wont play - YouTube, Netflix, etc

I am running 14.04 on my Toshiba Chromebook, and online videos suddenly wont play. It used to work. Now I can enter them and they load just fine. I can even go to whatever bit of the video I want, ...
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Netflix on chromium [duplicate]

After reading an article about Ubuntu's netflix support I decided to try running netflix through chromium but I got this error code: M7063-1913 I assumed that it was a problem with html5 but in the ...
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Netflix error code M7357-1003

Netflix error code M7357-1003. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I have done all the updates, upgrades, and and can play YouTube, Handbrake ripped movies, but I can't play Netflix using Chrome Browser. I ...
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Choppy Video on Intel 965GM running 14.10

I have the most annoying problem, I experience choppy video on Netflix and YouTube. I'm running Linux 14.10 utopic unicorn 32 bit with two gigabytes of RAM.The graphics card is an Intel 965 GM and ...
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Does Netflix need kernel 3.17 to work?

I am wondering if I need to update my kernel in order to get Netflix to work in Chrome. I have the latest version of Chrome installed, but whenever I try to watch something on Netflix, it says "oops, ...
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Chrome freezes after exiting full screen mode in Netflix

So Ubuntu has recently announced the support of Netflix using Chrome v37+. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with Chrome 37.0.2062.120 (64-bit), and I have a problem specifically with Netflix. When I exit the ...
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How to get Netflix working? [duplicate]

Netflix is the only service that requires me to keep windows around. I've tried several times to install the netflix desktop but without success. Can't get it to work using chrome or firefox. How do ...
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package cannot be repair [duplicate]

The following packages have unmet dependencies: libnss3-nssdb: Depends: libnss3 (= 2:3.15.4-1ubuntu7) but 2:3.16.3-1ubuntu1 is installed I am trying to do a repair, but it's cannot be, any idea? ...
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Netflix desktop not working [duplicate]

Could someone help me with netflix on Ubuntu 14.04 desktop. Pipelight does not work. When I go to the netflix desktop application it opens firefox, and shows the series, but when I click to play a ...
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Pipelight Installation Quagmire!

I've looked through several questions and it seems no one has a similar problem and so, I come to you. I've followed instructions from several websites, this one in particular: ...
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ubuntu, netflix, vpn

Unsurprisingly netflix is running at a crawl in my home (where I run Ubuntu 14.04). I'm not sure if the problem is the emulation or my ISP (other things run pretty fast). So, I'm about to test that ...
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Netflix Desktop nor Pipelight are working?

I was formerly an Arch user, but with Ubuntu's Netflix-Desktop I figured it might be easier to get Netflix running. So I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Arch. I was wrong, it was not easier. Both ...
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Unable to use Netflix - still asked to install silverlight. Firefox, pipelight, silverlight enabled, passed troubleshooting

I have recently got hold of a new laptop running Ubuntu 14.04. I tried to set up netflix using the pipelight package as I had done previously on my old laptop using Mint 14. Now however, despite ...
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Getting netflix to work with pipelight

I installed and enabled silverlight with pipelight and changed my user agent to Windows Firefox but Netflix tells me I need to install silverlight. Additionally, the bubble demo for pipelight didn't ...
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Pipelight not working on netflix

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and I installed pipelight by following these instructions and switched my user agent. And I can run this test just fine. The problem is that Netflix still gives me a DRM error ...
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Installed pipelight successfully, browser still says it's uninstalled [duplicate]

For example, this page: http://bubblemark.com/silverlight2.html still says I need to install Silverlight. I've re-installed pipelight twice, and enabled it using pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight, ...
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netflix wont go full screen when using other programs

I'm using 2 monitors and I like to surf Reddit while watching netflix and when I click on another window it stops going full screen is there anyway lock it on fullscreen.
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How to watch Netflix in India on Ubuntu13.10?

I have tried a lot of ways following Google search but I could find a way. I want to watch US Netflix in India using Ubuntu OS 13.10.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Netflix-Desktop slow playback

so I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and then installed Netflix-Desktop. When I playback an video the audio plays back just fine, but the video is lagging behind a lot. Had this working on Linux Mint 16 just ...
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Netflix (Pipelight) Low Frame Rate With RT-Preempt Patch

Running Ubuntu 13.10 stock, I was getting horrible "jitter" across the entire OS. Meaning that, videos would not play smoothly compared to a TV set, Compiz effects were not smooth, games were not ...
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Unable to install the netflix desktop

I can't seem to get the Netflix desktop installed, I've gone through a lot of the different notes on the forums here and else where, but I can't seem to get this figured out running Ubuntu 13.10: ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 13.10, can't get Netflix desktop to work

I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 today and had always used the Netflix desktop and never had a problem with it. But after doing a clean install of Ubuntu 13.10, it seems like it's thinking after I click ...
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Issues installing netflix-desktop

I installed the Netflix desktop client and clicked on the icon, but I lost my internet connection during the Wine installations. I tried to purge it and reinstall, but now when I click on the icon, ...
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Watching Netflix in Chrome on Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

So I know how to get Netflix Desktop and watch Netflix via Firefox. However, I have a Google Chromecast and like to stream Netflix to my TV. In order for me to do this, I have to be watching Netflix ...
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Connecting my ubuntu pc to tv and getting netflix to run full screen on the tv?

When I connect my ubuntu pc to the tv, the screen is fully mirrored on the tv but when I run netflix it only fills up about 1/4th of the screen. Is there a way I can fill up the whole screen while ...
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Netflix desktop mouse pointer issue

Once I open the netflix-desktop the mouse pointer vanishes and doesn't appear even after I close the application. Only way I get it back is after I logoff-login. This is the only reason I hesitate ...
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Sudden flash malfunctions

I have begun having some odd problems playing Netflix, Amazon VOD, Hulu, Youtube and other flash videos. The videos play slightly faster than they should (seems to be 50% faster) and they have no ...
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What OS software do I need to download to be able to watch Netflix? [closed]

I am trying to watch Netflix I have Chrome, and Ubunto 11.04 and I keep getting a system error.
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Netflix is sluggish when playing videos in HD.

I am using Netflix desktop (https://launchpad.net/netflix-desktop) which is basically just an application for Ubuntu which uses Firefox running in/under Wine. Everything works phenomenal, but the HD ...
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Netflix won't open on clean install of 13.10

I just installed a clean version of 13.10 (Saucy) and tried to install Netflix using these instructions. The installation seemed to go fine, I opened Netflix after and it asked me to install a bunch ...
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Netflix website “server not found” firefox and chrome

I have recently become unable to access the Netflix website on either Firefox or Chrome. I am using Ubuntu 13.04. I do not have netflix-desktop installed, I am just trying to update my queue and such. ...
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How can I get netflix-desktop to remember window settings (or at least not start in full screen)

This is a fairly petty thing. I have installed netflix-desktop and it runs well. I would just like it to remember the window settings from my last session or, failing that, not start in full screen. I ...
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netflix on ubuntu 12.04

So I have got Ubuntu 12.04 on a system 76 lemur ultra laptop. I installed netflix via terminal with the following chain of commands: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio ...
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Is it possible to get Netflix working with HTML5 [duplicate]

I just read how Chromebooks and Windows 8 are now supporting HTML5 playback on Netflix instead of Silverlight. The site is still requiring users to install silverlight (when you login from Linux ...
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Stuck on EULA screen when installing netflix-desktop

I am trying to install netflix-desktop on my laptop running 13.10. I followed the instructions here: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compolio sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Netflix Desktop not working after update

Netflix Desktop was working fine until I upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 today. Now, it gives me the message that the silverlight plugin has crashed. I tried different workarounds and to even downgrade my ...
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Problem with netflix-desktop and xattr

I'm having problems getting netflix-desktop to work on Ubuntu 13.04. At first when I tried to run it from terminal I got a message saying something along the lines of no module xattr. After installing ...
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Microsoft silverlight not in Ubuntu 13.04 Netflix desktop app [duplicate]

I thought it would be fun to put Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit on my PC, I have been told Netflix would work on 64-bit, bit it didn't. I checked terminal, long story short with 64-bit was I don't know what ...
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How do I remove Netflix-Desktop completely

The script to install Netflix-Desktop downloaded everything needed except for Firefox. I keep trying to remove the program through "sudo apt-get remove --purge netflix-desktop". However, when I ...
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Compositing is not available, please enable compositing support and relaunch Netflix Desktop. WHY?

Compositing is not available, please enable compositing support and relaunch Netflix Desktop. this keeps popping up and im getting very frustrated. ive reinstalled the enire 12.04 distro, updated ...
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Computer cannot boot to Ubuntu 13.04 after installing Netflix-desktop and later Wine [closed]

Can anyone help me with this issue? Issue: Black screen after boot attempt from GRUB (cannot boot Ubuntu, not even in failsafe mode) Process to get to Issue: On Ubuntu 13.04, I installed ...
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Netflix desktop doesn't launch when I click on it

I would like to be able to watch Netflix on Ubuntu 13.04, but on the website it doesn't let me do so. I also attempted to download netflix-desktop but when I click the icon it doesn't do anything. ...
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Error starting netflix-desktop Ubuntu 13.04

Hi I'm trying to use the Netflix Desktop application on my Ubuntu 13.04 machine. After following these instructions I've run into a couple of errors. Attempting to open the application through the HUD ...
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Netflix desktop install trouble “some packages could not be installed” [duplicate]

I'm having a massive issue with trying to install the Netflix desktop app. I have added the repository (roughly four times, with updates) and everytime I get the following message ...
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Netflix Desktop help in 12.04 LTS

I recently tried opening my Netflix Desktop app and it just said "Compositing is not available, please enable compositing support and relaunch Netflix Desktop". What does this mean and how can I fix ...
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Downloading Netflix Software [duplicate]

Just started running my computer off of Ubuntu and I'm trying to download some software that will enable me to watch netflix. I hit Ctrl+Alt+T and typed in the commands I found here: sudo ...
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Netflix on Ubuntu from France

I am a recent Ubuntu (12.04) user from France, and I'm trying to find a way to use my Linux laptop as my main PC. I stepped upon Erich Hoover's wonderful program "Netflix Desktop" on this webpage ...
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Chrome / Flash problems

I just installed 12.04 LTS on my mother's Dell Inspiron 660s (all standard hardware straight from the factory except some extra RAM). I did this because she hated the Windows 8 that came standard on ...