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Homemade music videos, which play in Safari, open but don't play in Firefox

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For example, http://iancampbells.com/records/Hold_Me_Still_Loch.html Thanks, Ian

Modified by iannn

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Displays Java applet content, or a placeholder if Java is not installed.
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Shockwave Flash 18.0 r0
  • iPhoto6

Application

  • Firefox 39.0
  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; rv:39.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/39.0
  • Support URL: https://support.mozilla.org/1/firefox/39.0/Darwin/en-US/

Extensions

Javascript

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Graphics

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  • webglRenderer: NVIDIA Corporation -- NVIDIA GeForce 320M OpenGL Engine
  • windowLayerManagerRemote: True
  • windowLayerManagerType: OpenGL

Modified Preferences

Misc

  • User JS: No
  • Accessibility: No

Question owner

cor-el said

Sorry I meant to open the link to a file in a tab in Firefox.

I'm afraid I don't know what you mean.

''cor-el [[#answer-757190|said]]'' <blockquote> Sorry I meant to open the link to a file in a tab in Firefox. </blockquote> I'm afraid I don't know what you mean.
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Helpful Reply

I hadn't tried this before, but the HTML5 media player apparently can play this file.

  • http://iancampbells.com/records/Media/HoldMe%20%28Edit2%29.mov

data:text/html,<video src="http://iancampbells.com/records/Media/HoldMe (Edit2).mov" controls autoplay>
I hadn't tried this before, but the HTML5 media player apparently can play this file. *http://iancampbells<i></i>.com/records/Media/HoldMe%20%28Edit2%29.mov ---- <pre><nowiki>data:text/html,<video src="http://iancampbells.com/records/Media/HoldMe (Edit2).mov" controls autoplay></nowiki></pre>

Question owner

Sounds encouraging!

Sounds encouraging!