Windows 10: Browser video won't stay full screen

  1.    27 Mar 2017 #1

    Browser video won't stay full screen

    Hey everyone,

    When I'm watching a video full screen within my browser (Firefox) it will randomly leave the full screen view and go back to the standard view. It doesn't always happen, but I'd guess it occurs about a third of the time. It seems to happen mostly when I'm viewing a video on Youtube, but it does happen on embedded Youtube videos that are on another site and videos using other platforms like Vimeo. I've had this issue using both flash and html5 players, different versions of windows, Firefox browsers, and even different computers. Given that, I suspect it has something to do with my Firefox configuration, but I have no clue what could be causing it and since the problem doesn't occur all the time, it's hard to troubleshoot.

    Has anyone run into this and/or have any suggestions on what might be going on?

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  2.    27 Mar 2017 #2

    No suggestions here, but wanted to say that I've been using Firefox too and often watch videos on YouTube and on other sites where they're embedded, and have never had that problem before.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    28 Mar 2017 #3

    Thanks for your response, Bigfoot
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    01 Apr 2017 #4

    Anyone have any ideas? This is beyond annoying!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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