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Author Topic: No youtube  (Read 60 times)

macondo

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No youtube
« on: July 31, 2015, 01:08:45 pm »

Error: "Firefox has prevented the outdated plugin "adobe flash" from running on www.youtube.com "
« Last Edit: July 31, 2015, 01:50:45 pm by macondo »
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retired1af

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Re: No youtube
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2015, 02:02:00 pm »

Use HTML5 instead. I don't see this changing anytime soon as far as Flash is concerned.
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macondo

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Re: No youtube
« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2015, 02:15:03 pm »

retire1af: thanks for the prompt answer; is html5 a package?
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bobo:$ sudo slapt-get -i html5
Reading Package Lists...Done
No such package: html5

How do i go about doing this? thanks again!
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retired1af

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Re: No youtube
« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2015, 02:18:52 pm »

It'll be a plugin for Firefox. After the last Flash fiasco, Firefox made that error message permanent. There are ways around it, but as it's youtube, HTML5 is a better solution.
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nightflier

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Re: No youtube
« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2015, 02:44:24 pm »

Go to https://www.youtube.com/html5 and set your preferences.
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macondo

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Re: No youtube
« Reply #5 on: July 31, 2015, 08:48:10 pm »

Thank you!
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