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Video playback for Amazon and Netflix are too dark to see. Running OSX 10.10.2

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When playing these streaming videos, the pictures are too dark to see much of anything. YouTube and Facebook videos are nice and bright. I tried "never activate" the plugins, but that made no difference.

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Hi rdocter, First please check to make sure your drivers are up to date: Upgrade your graphics drivers to use hardware acceleration and WebGL

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Thank you!

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Is this problem with any other site? Is it a few clips, many, all?

Download the clip and use a player. Is the problem still there?

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Thanks for the reply. My software is up to date. Then I tried to turn off the hardware acceleration, with no noticeable effect. Then I looked at webgl, which was disabled - reset it to true and restarted Firefox; again no effect.

The screen shot is from Amazon prime video,

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Its a pay site, so I can't check it myself.

Have you tried downloading the clip?

Use a web search, and see if it shows up somewhere else.