1.    01 Sep 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 65
    windows 8.1 pro

    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 Firefox..do need to install a codec pack..as 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
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,480
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Can you provide a couple of example URLs?
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  3.    01 Sep 2016 #3
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    Thanks for reply..sample urls as requested...http://www.primewire.one/.......http://putlocker.ac/
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  4.    01 Sep 2016 #4
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    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
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    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
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    Good job.
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