No Sound On Inital View Of Online Videos Solved

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    No Sound On Inital View Of Online Videos


    Alright, I'm not sure if this is a Firefox or a Windows issue, but when I attempt to watch online videos, whether it be Facebook, YouTube or Twitter, the video plays but there's no sound. I have to restart the video in order to hear the sound. It hasn't always been that way but I'd say it's been like that for about a month now. It's only a minor inconvenience but I'm ready to try to fix it but I'm not sure where I should start at.
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    Hi, have you tried this with Firefox in its safe mode (no addons)? (If unsure how, Google etc can help).

    And does the same happen if you use a different browser?
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    AUTiger1 said: View Post
    Alright, I'm not sure if this is a Firefox or a Windows issue,
    I think the easiest way to determine whether it's a Firefox issue is to switch to another browser to see if this problem occurs there as well.
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    Alright, it doesn't seem to be an issue in Chrome, so that means it's a Firefox issue. I'm going to try resetting Firefox and seeing if that fix's the problem.
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    Well, I refreshed Firefox and that didn't fix my issue. I still have to restart videos to hear the sound.
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  6.    #6

    Have you tried Firefox's safe mode as I suggested yet?
    When you have, and if you still have the same problem, I suggest you post on Mozilla's forum for specialist help.

    Note: you can edit posts rather than posting several sequential posts. The Edit button is at the bottom of your post.
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  7.    #7

    I got it fixed. I had to go in and completely delete Firefox, do a run through of a couple of malware programs and restart my computer. Reinstalled a fresh version of Firefox and problem solved.
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    Thanks for letting us know.
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