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Youtube and other videos sites are not loadiing properly and even twitter take time to load, at the same time while tried with chrome, it work fairly

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I am being used firefox last four years, last approx two months i have a issue of videos are not loading properly, esp youtube like sites and even facebook videos. Videos are running half and then showing loading sign , no matter how many time refresh didn't solve the issue.

On other side i used other browser like chrome to do the same, it work perfect without issue.

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Reload the webpage while bypassing the cache

  • Hold down the Shift key and click the Reload button with a left click.
  • Press Ctrl + F5 or Ctrl + Shift + R (Windows and Linux)
  • Press Command + Shift + R (Mac)

Clear the cache and the cookies from sites that cause problems.

Clear the Cache: Tools > Options > Advanced > Network > Offline Storage (Cache): "Clear Now"

Remove Cookies from sites causing problems:

  • Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies: "Show Cookies"'


The issue may be because of your corrupted cookie file (cookies.sqlite)

Rename (or delete) cookies.sqlite (cookies.sqlite.old) and delete other present cookie files like cookies.sqlite-journal in the Firefox profile folder in case the file cookies.sqlite got corrupted.

You can also check if DOM Storage is enabled.