IE8 videos won't play [Solved/Closed]

dodinet - Jul 20, 2009 at 09:42 PM - Latest reply:  Rocky
- Apr 17, 2010 at 08:15 PM
Ever since I "upgraded" to IE8.0 on my PC running XP, I am unable to view embedded youtube videos on any site I visit using Explorer. Videos work fine in Firefox and worked fine in IE7. This definitely seems like a bug to me since others are experiencing the same thing. In place of the video, there is a box with an 'image' icon in the upper left corner. How can I see the videos/images/presentations like I did with previous versions of IE? Please help. THanks.
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Thank you
I was experiencing the same issue, I uninstalled the Adobe flashplayer 10 Activex, and the Adobe Flash Player Plugins, and Adobe DLM and re-installed it... Now I am able to Watch vids from YOUTUBE

Thank you, Rocky 1

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dybbody 651 Posts Wednesday May 13, 2009Registration date October 19, 2010 Last seen - Jul 21, 2009 at 07:20 AM
Thank you

IE8 is made for vista users.

go back to IE7 or keep on using Mozilla Firefox.

or try to install the adobe flash player: 91 adobe player