Video will not work since upgrading Real Player. Works OK in Safari



14 years ago
4 years ago


(Reporter: firefox, Assigned: doronr)


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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

No matter what I do I cannot get a video to play on the BBC News site. No
picture, and no sound, but a message telling me that the item is playing.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Go to BBC News
2.Click on a Video link
3.Page opens and there is a white blank where video should be.

Actual Results:  
Same every time.

Works find in Safari

Expected Results:  
Shown me a video

Comment 1

14 years ago
When trying to find plugin Firefox tells me none exist, but trying another way
taken to the Real Player site, and upgrading made no differnece.
Internet plugins have a shortcut to the Real Player Plugin.

Comment 2

14 years ago
WFM with RealPlayer 10.0.0 (v325)
Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.8b2) Gecko/20050307

If you go to about:plugins is RealPlayer listed?
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
Product: Firefox → Toolkit
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