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2answers
73 views

Lubuntu 14.04.1 youtube not working without html5

I've just installed Lubuntu 14.04.1 and when I tried to go to youtube I coudldn't read a video. I am using the firefox which is automatically installed when installing lubuntu , the shockwave flash ...
0
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0answers
59 views

Youtube videos are not playing

I have gone through many questions on this forum. Tried clearing the cache, setting all plugins to "always active", copied libflashplayer.so from /usr/lib/flashplugin-installer to ...
0
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0answers
72 views

flash/youtube does not work. xubuntu xfce4 on chromebook

All the suggestions I've seen are totally out of date. I did a xubuntu xfce piggyback install on my samsung arm chromebook. Youtube won't play at all in both, chrome and firefox. What do I need?
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2answers
130 views

Problems watching pay-for-view streaming content

I am using Xubuntu 14.04 with Firefox 31 as my browser. I can not get pay-for-view movies from Google Play, YouTube or Acorn (tv) to work. Regular YouTube videos work fine for some reason--as do other ...
1
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1answer
354 views

Website video slow/choppy; somehow fixed it briefly on Chrome (but not on Firefox), but problem resumed on restart

Watching video content on any website (youtube, news sites, TV sites etc) the picture is slow/choppy, not at all smooth. The sound is fine. I'm mainly using Chrome, which has the latest Flash enabled. ...
0
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0answers
87 views

Download failed in youtube-dl

My youtube-dl was working fine but when I tried to download videos after certain times it just stopped working. It just showed the prompt sign in the next line. I tried to use all the uninstall ...
0
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1answer
189 views

lubuntu-Can't watch videos/movies-choppy framerate

I am running lubuntu 14.04 on my acer aspire one za3 netbook. Although I have flash player installed, I cannot watch videos on youtube. I can only watch some frames and listen to certain parts of the ...
0
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1answer
581 views

Flash Player installed with update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree is not working on YouTube on Chromium

I was following the instructions on this page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Chromium/Getting-Flash . I run this in the terminal: sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install and I get this output: ...
1
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1answer
140 views

YouTube not playing

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. My Youtube isn't playing since three days. I upgraded the system. Re-installed Ubuntu restricted extras package. Still not working. It's not working with any browser... I ...
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3answers
168 views

How do I get YouTube to work? [duplicate]

I just downloaded Ubuntu. But when I go to YouTube the videos play horribly and I get a window saying the plug in is needed but then when I try to add it it says it can't find a suitable plug in. I ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 14.04 Youtube app not working

I installed the youtube app (unity-webapps-youtube) from ubuntu software center. But it tells me it cannot play any videos because of a missing flash player. Flash plays fine in either Firefox or ...
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0answers
77 views

I can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.04

I had moved from xubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu. And now i can't watch youtube vides and nothing like that.The screen looks tinier and i only can see green red and yellow images .help please.
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0answers
117 views

Youtube occasionally giving black screen

I know that there were many questions about youtube giving blackscreen, but I went through a lot of them on none was my problem. I am using Chrome 32bit, basically, youtube sometimes stops working for ...
2
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0answers
193 views

VLC Media Player and Youtube Playback jerky

I installed VLC Media Player 2.0.8 on my Ubuntu and I tried to play videos on youtube and VLC Media player they were jerky. The video stops and sound repeats again and again like a scratched VCD is ...
0
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2answers
682 views

How to get rid of youtube html5 player from firefox

I have tried youtube html5 player by opting it in from here But i dont find html5 youtube player as good as flash player. So i opted out from same link despite of opt-out youtube was showing videos ...
0
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2answers
188 views

How do you make it so all youtube videos play the worst quality by default on ubuntu?

The goal here is to use as little bandwidth as possible.
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0answers
619 views

lubuntu 13.10 flash video doesn't display (youtube)

I have an old pc 256mb ram and 1.6GHz processor which had win xp. It could play youtube videos with chrome (ok it stucked a bit) and i installed lubuntu 13.10. I installed the flashplayer plugin but ...
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1answer
717 views

Cannot play YouTube videos in Firefox - Opera works?

Since a couple of days it is not possible for me to watch YouTube videos in Firefox - nevertheless I installed Opera and tried it successfully to play videos with it. What I tried so far (and did not ...
0
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0answers
46 views

YouTube wouldn't open properly on ubuntu 12.04

Two days ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and YouTube was working perfectly fine then, but today when I opened it, what I saw was white screen with everything(search, my channel etc.) written in a column ...
0
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1answer
278 views

How do I download Flash player to see youtube videos?

I clicked "ATP for Ubuntu 10.04+" and when I click download it asks me to choose an application. I did some searching, and ATP is not listed in my firefox applications listing. should I have clicked ...
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0answers
1k views

How to fix Problem playing Youtube videos in firefox?

I am using Firefox as my browser and when I am using youtube and play any video on it. Not the video and audio they both are not coming continuously. They are coming with an interval. Its like the ...
0
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1answer
419 views

How can I play Flash videos from YouTube louder?

Some videos played in Firefox just have a too little volume. I have already used alsamixer to turn up the volume to the maximum, and of course I've also turned up the volume of the Flash player to the ...
0
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1answer
194 views

Linux adobe flash player youtube videos sound distorted

When I just start my computer, youtube videos work fine. However, after working for some time (might be related to suspend session), youtube videos don't work good anymore. They are very non-fluent: ...
0
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1answer
1k views

This video is currently unavailable - Youtube

I'm having problems with playing some Youtube videos but not all of them. I have tried using the html5 Youtube player according to this answer but that didn't work and I have issued following ...
0
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0answers
40 views

How to identify whether flash player has been installed or not? [duplicate]

I totally switched to Ubuntu( 13.10-Saucy, 32-bit) recently leaving Windows behind forever. My Problem: When I visited youtube (through firefox), the video was not able to play and told me to ...
0
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0answers
100 views

Flash/Java problem in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am having a different kind of problem in Ubuntu and I have searched a lot and used a lot of commands, but all in vain. The problem is when I try to watch Youtube videos, it takes quite a lot of time ...
0
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0answers
260 views

HD videos on youtube play choppy

Any time I play a video in 720p and 1080p on you-tube it becomes choppy and pixelated. Also in full screen any type of you-tube video does the same thing. I’ve updated my graphics driver and had no ...
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1answer
2k views

how to fix “could not load shockwave flash”

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 32bit. I can't watch youtube videos in firefox or chromium. i installed chrome, but it will not run. here are some details and the things i have tried: flash is ...
0
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1answer
216 views

Adobe Flash Player fullscreen bug

For a few days I've been experiencing a really strange behaviour when watching YouTube videos in fullscreen. It looks like this: As you can see, the video stays the same size as it had in embedded ...
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0answers
81 views

Problem with installing Flash [duplicate]

This question has been posted loads of times, I know, but seriously I've spent hours and HOURS searching the web for answers. Anyways, basically I have just installed Ubuntu 13.04 for the first time. ...
0
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2answers
751 views

Anything that requires flash looks green and purple, and small [duplicate]

HI I am new to the Ubuntu community and Operating System (Ubuntu 12.04). After having recommended from my Compute Programming Teacher, I decided to install it. I'm satisfied with the operating system ...
6
votes
3answers
8k views

youtube videos say: “This video is currently unavailable.” when using Chrome

I've seen a few similar questions on the web, but none of them solve the problem for me. Essentially random youtube videos won't play in the chrome browser, but work in firefox just fine. Sometimes ...
0
votes
1answer
465 views

i cant see youtube videos in ubuntu 12.04

Please help I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm new to this Operating system...when I try to see videos on You tube its just show the videos like colour Film and Ads too.I have a doubt with adobe ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Slow video reproduction quality in youtube with chromium and firefox in Ubuntu 13.10

That's it I can't watch a video in Youtube simple because the reproduction is too slow and it's somewhat paused. I seem to have Flash player plugin installed in both chromium and firefox (I haven't ...
0
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3answers
2k views

Cannot download videos on Ubuntu 12.04 using youtube-dl

I wanted to download this particular video of David Archuleta - Crush and i cannot seem to download it. I tried updating , reinstalling the application using the terminal but still cannot download the ...
0
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2answers
94 views

Make Chrome use Firefoxe's Flash

Google chrome is giving me a lot of problems with flash. FLash works fine in firefox. Can I make chrome use the flash player from firefox?
0
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1answer
172 views

Flash Player Minimizes, 2 Monitors

I have to screens. When I watch a flash video on one screen and then interact with the other screen the flash player minimizes itself back to the embedded mode. This happens in chrome and firefox ...
0
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1answer
325 views

Youtube client that still works?

I've tried minitube and totem, both of them are broken, which one isn't? There is an old machine on which flash is too laggy. I hope that native client will fix that. And it needs to be able to search ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Purple and green screen when watching video on youtube?

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 lts onto my desktop. Everything works great but when i go to watch a video on youtube the video appears only in green and purple? Sound is coming through just fine and ...
0
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1answer
69 views

Youtube laggs in fullscreen

I just installed Ubuntu-gnome 32 bit 13.04 on my intel iMac, but when I try to watch youtube videos in fullscreen, its very choppy and laggy, is it possible to fix it somehow? I'm using adobe flash ...
0
votes
1answer
470 views

Problem Viewing Youtube Videos

So I've checked all the threads on the problems regarding viewing YouTube videos. For me, one videos work perfectly, the other one doesn't load from the beginning. It must be a Flash plugin problem as ...
6
votes
4answers
2k views

YouTube Videos Stopped Streaming

I have been dealing with this problem for a couple of days but couldn't find a solution. I've posted on a forum before but nobody answered. Any help? A couple of days ago a problem started to occur. ...
17
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6answers
29k views

Can't watch youtube videos with chromium on ubuntu 13.04 64-bit [duplicate]

I've digged all over google but I can't find any solution to my problem. Firefox works pretty well. I have this issue only with chromium and only with youtube. I have no problem watching videos at ...
2
votes
0answers
271 views

Why do the YouTube controls keep popping up when full-screen?

When playing in full screen in Firefox or Chromium at random intervals YouTube will open up the volume / fast forward panel and then eventually close it. I have also turned off my mouse to rule out ...
3
votes
1answer
604 views

No sound in Flash player but HTML5 player is fine

Sound on my Notebook is working fine, but when I visit Youtube and play a video using flash, the video runs fine but without sound. If I play same video with HTML5 player, sound is back. Any ideas? ...
5
votes
3answers
42k views

Why are Youtube videos not playing properly on chrome?

I've had Ubuntu for quite some time now and youtube and everything has worked spectacular! But all of a sudden recently youtube videos have stopped working right. The sound works perfectly, but the ...
3
votes
2answers
7k views

YouTube will not play in Firefox or Chrome on fresh 12.04 install

First of all let me state I am new to Ubuntu and the Linux platform all together. I decided to install on an older PC (Pentium 3) to get some use out of it. Everything seems to have installed fine ...
1
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0answers
418 views

Updating the VLC YouTube parser

I tried to open a URL in VLC. But I am getting the error that "Your input can't be opened: VLC is unable to open the MRL 'http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=N7_EkrPJzqs'. ...
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0answers
384 views

What is the best Linux distro for playing Youtube videos on ASUS EEEPC 4G? [closed]

I'm from Portugal. I would like to know wich linux based OS is the best to use on a Asus EEEPC 4G? I now have eeebubtu 3.0 and firefox 3.5 but it doesn't play the youtube videos, something about a ...
0
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0answers
49 views

Encountering problem in Mozilla browser [duplicate]

In my Mozilla browser when I open Youtube it doesn't play any video. Although it doesn't recommend any missing plugin to install, but just shows an error.