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by ArtVandalay
Sun Jan 19, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distorted
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distort

@ ArtVandalay, I just stumbled onto this, but it looks like same problem as yours and it lists a solution: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=149164 . Hey Goldfinger: Thanks for the info! It looks like this is going to work. But before I do anything stupid, can you clarify something f...
by ArtVandalay
Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distorted
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distort

computerbob wrote:My guess is that you don't have enough ram, particularly the video kind. For Linux Mint16, I recommend 2GB system ram and 1GB video ram.
Thanks Bob. Can you tell me how to do this? Or maybe give me a link?
by ArtVandalay
Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Flash videos all green purple and distorted
Replies: 6
Views: 2288

Re: Flash videos all green purple and distorted

I have the same exact problem as Steve and have never found a solution on a new Mint 16 Mate install. All flash videos are, as Steve posted, "green purple and distorted." I deactivated acceleration in flash but it did not work. It is frustrating. It looks like I have a similar setup on an old Dell. ...
by ArtVandalay
Thu Jan 02, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distorted
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distort

Thank you kyphi! It was very difficult to read the Adobe settings this way, because the video window was so distorted and the mouse would not click within the settings box, but using the TAB key and Enter key, I was able to disable hardware acceleration. I rebooted, and unfortunately the videos look...
by ArtVandalay
Thu Dec 26, 2013 12:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distorted
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Linux 16 w/Mate: All YouTube vids are purple and distorted

I'm running the newest update of Firefox, and any YouTube video takes up only about 1/3 of the viewing screen, is purple-and-green, and distorted. I'm wondering if I need an add-on to watch these?

This also happens on websites that have a video from YouTube embedded in them.

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