User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:5.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/5.0 Build ID: 20110615151330 Steps to reproduce: I have checked with other people and no one is able to open wmv, MP4 or other video files using Firefox - but can using MSIE and/or Chrome
The example URL in the summary is returning a 404 not found on all browsers. Please check and edit a working example into the URL field. Also be sure the webserver is sending the correct Content-type HTTP header associated with the given format along with the video files, as listed at http://web.archive.org/web/20090201121516/http://plugindoc.mozdev.org/winmime.php to invoke the correct plugin needed for video playback, or as listed at https://developer.mozilla.org/En/Media_formats_supported_by_the_audio_and_video_elements#section_4 for natively supported formats. You can check the HTTP headers being sent using http://web-sniffer.net/
Sorry - should have been www.radschool.org.au/magazines/Vol36/smokes.wmv little "m"
Summary: I am not able to open video files on our web site in Firefox, I can do it in MSIE and/or Chrome but not Firefox. One site is www.radschool.org.au/Magazines/Vol36/smokes.wmv → I am not able to open video files on our web site in Firefox.
Please report the bug to IE and Chrome. They should display text/plain as text/plain as Firefox does and should not play it as video/x-ms-wmv Open http://web-sniffer.net and enter the given URL: Status: HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: Zeus/4.3 Date: Sun, 14 Aug 2011 13:51:43 GMT Connection: close Content-Type: text/plain Content-Length: 1783235 Accept-Ranges: bytes Last-Modified: Sat, 13 Aug 2011 20:36:06 GMT Vary: Accept-Encoding The server sends us text/plain and Gecko displays it as text/plain. You have to fix the server to send the correct mime-type/content-type header.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
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