Windows 10: cannot watch streaming mp4 videos in Mozilla Firefox Solved

  1.    01 Sep 2016 #1

    cannot watch streaming mp4 videos in Mozilla Firefox

    I have updated Windows 10 to Anniversary Update ok with no problems..howver i cannot watch streaming mp4 videos in Latest version of Mozilla need to install a codec there are different sorts..

    I tried running Mozilla Firefox in safe mode this did not work either.I can see the video load up but when i click the play arrow nothing happens...BBC iplayer works ok and Youtube videos.

    Please advise the best course of action.

    Thank you

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  2.    01 Sep 2016 #2

    Can you provide a couple of example URLs?
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  3.    01 Sep 2016 #3

    Thanks for reply..sample urls as requested...
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  4.    01 Sep 2016 #4

    Er, tried one, Avast said 'threat has been detected'. Tried another- free account required. Is this a legal site?
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  5.    01 Sep 2016 #5

    I tried a setting in Mozilla's ..about config ...settings and unchecked a box relating to video playing...and everthing works ok now
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  6.    01 Sep 2016 #6

    Good job.
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