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problems watching video's with chrome

Postby wwwpuntoit on Sun Feb 03, 2013 1:42 pm

Hello guys,

i have sort of artifact when watching youtube only with chrome not with firefox
here's a screenshot of my problem attached, i've been looking for a solution but didn't find anything
i'm using cinnamon environment and i have tried installing flash plaayer in chrome

thank in advance
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Re: problems watching video's with chrome

Postby kc1di on Sun Feb 03, 2013 4:02 pm

Hello wwwpuntoit and welcome to Mint,

go to a terminal and install the following and see if it helps.

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sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin


This will remove the mint-flashplugin and install adobe's which seems to work better with chrome/chromium
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Re: problems watching video's with chrome

Postby caf4926 on Sun Feb 03, 2013 4:33 pm

Since the OP's problem is in Chrome and Chrome has it's own flash built in
Installing Adobe flash isn't going to help.
There is a bug in Chrome ATM, but it's not this issue OP
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Re: problems watching video's with chrome

Postby wwwpuntoit on Sun Feb 03, 2013 6:00 pm

thanks guys, i've installed chromium and it appears to solve this problem
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Re: problems watching video's with chrome

Postby caf4926 on Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:30 pm

wwwpuntoit wrote:thanks guys, i've installed chromium and it appears to solve this problem

Because it use a different flash player!

You really ought to report your issue at Google Chrome
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