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Why am I unable to watch YouTube videos on Google Chrome?

Asked by xTheDreamer (886points) March 12th, 2010

Hi, I’ve been trying to watch some YouTube videos on Google Chrome but lately I can’t watch any videos. It keeps saying “An error has occurred” but when I watch YouTube videos on Mozilla Firefox it would go but not on Google Chrome, so what’s up? What is going on with YouTube on Google Chrome?

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nope's avatar

Do you need to load the latest flash player?

jaytkay's avatar

Version Test for Adobe Flash Player (Current version is 10.0.45.2)
http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/155/tn_15507.html

xTheDreamer's avatar

@nope I don’t think so because I could play the YouTube videos when someone post them on Facebook so I don’t now what’s wrong.

noyesa's avatar

@xTheDreamer Try updating flash player like @jaytkay suggested.

nailpolishfanatic's avatar

I don’t know…but mine works perfectly

xTheDreamer's avatar

@noyesa @jaytkay I have downloaded the current version and I still can’t watch any youtube videos on google chrome.

jaytkay's avatar

The embedded ones on Facebook still work?

tomokawaii's avatar

try closing chrome, installing flash player again, open chrome, and then try watching youtube again.

xTheDreamer's avatar

@tomokawaii I did that and it didn’t go. It’s so strange.

tomokawaii's avatar

what’s the problem? it always says sorry an error has occurred if so, its not it the browser… maybe its youtube, or the internet connection isn’t strong enough.

xTheDreamer's avatar

@tomokawaii Yes, it always says An error occurred, please try again. But how come I could play the YouTube on Firefox and not on Google Chrome?

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