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CNET Video not working

by Dragon / September 6, 2008 12:28 PM PDT

Someone suggested I see a Cnet video two days ago. I was wondering if someone here might know who to contact, since the videos aren't working?

Thanks.

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BTW
by Dragon / September 6, 2008 12:29 PM PDT
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That one's working here...
by John.Wilkinson / September 7, 2008 12:16 AM PDT
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Which means it's likely an issue with either your browser or internet security software. Note that it requires Flash be fully updated (try a reinstall), requires extensions like NoScript be disabled or the site be properly white-listed, and that the video may not play if you have various advertising methods blocked, the last of which is most annoying.

John

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Thanks!
by Dragon / September 7, 2008 11:02 AM PDT

I got rid of NoScript a long time ago. Didn't like it. I tried disabling web shield, but no help there.

Uninstalling the flash and reloading did the trick.

I was just wondering what could have happened to my flash in the first place?

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flushing your flash finally fixed it!
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / September 8, 2008 6:08 AM PDT
In reply to: Thanks!

Software gets corrupted on all machines. Just like that other stuff, it happens

P

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I found I had lost sound, too
by Dragon / September 8, 2008 8:32 AM PDT

The little icon was missing. I could hear normal computer sounds but not sound from youtube. I discovered I could go to device manager > system speaker > properties > disable device > enable device > reboot.

I got it back, and sound was working.

I'm beginning to wonder if there's something else going on, but I won't worry until something else happens.

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