Full-screen video may be displayed on wrong monitor

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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Core
Plug-ins
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
4 years ago
a year ago

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(Reporter: markh, Unassigned)

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x86_64
Windows 7
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Description

4 years ago
On 31.0a2 (2014-06-01)

STR:

* Open http://boingboing.net/2014/06/02/xkcd-the-ted-talk.html in a tab on the primary display - it has an iframe pointing at a html page with a video.
* Start the video while on the primary display.
* Drag drag the tab to a secondary display
* Make the video full screen

Expected:
* Video goes full screen on the secondary display
Actual:
* Video goes full screen on the primary display.

Similarly (and probably worse):

* Have Fx open on the primary display
* Create a new browser window, move it to the secondary display.
* Open the above URL in the secondary window and start it playing.
* Drag the tab from that secondary window back to the Fx Window on the primary display.
* Make the video full screen.

Actual:
* Video doesn't appear on *any* display.  The audio can be heard, but no video can be seen at all.

I can't repro this on a simple youtube video.  Best I can tell the ted video is flash.  I can repro in multiple profiles on this one machine.

Updated

4 years ago
Duplicate of this bug: 1019884
Component: Audio/Video → Audio/Video: Playback
I'm going to call this a Flash bug.
Component: Audio/Video: Playback → Plug-ins

Comment 3

a year ago
Resolving old bugs which are likely not relevant any more, since NPAPI plugins are deprecated.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: a year ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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