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When i try to view a video, it opens a box that says "open with" WMP, realplayer etc. Before now when i clicked on a video it would just play from where it is.

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im not sure what has changed between yesterday and today but i dont like it!

im not sure what has changed between yesterday and today but i dont like it!

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:13.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/13.0.1

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cor-el
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Try to delete the mimeTypes.rdf file in the Firefox Profile Folder to reset all file actions.

You can use this button to go to the Firefox profile folder:

  • Help > Troubleshooting Information > Profile Directory: Open Containing Folder
Try to delete the mimeTypes.rdf file in the Firefox Profile Folder to reset all file actions. * http://kb.mozillazine.org/mimeTypes.rdf * http://kb.mozillazine.org/File_types_and_download_actions#Resetting_download_actions You can use this button to go to the Firefox profile folder: *Help > Troubleshooting Information > Profile Directory: Open Containing Folder

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ok, that didnt change anything, but i did notice when i enable Shockwave Flash i cant see the video at all... Maybe something is going on with Flash Player?

ok, that didnt change anything, but i did notice when i enable Shockwave Flash i cant see the video at all... Maybe something is going on with Flash Player?
cor-el
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This may be caused by a recent Flash 11.3 update. See: *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/keep-flash-up-to-date-and-troubleshoot-problems *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/flash-crashes-or-does-not-load-firefox-13 *http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1018071?tstart=0 *http://blogs.adobe.com/asset/2012/06/inside-flash-player-protected-mode-for-firefox.html

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this fixed it, thanks! : https://support.mozilla.org/kb/flash-crashes-or-does-not-load-firefox-13