Please see here for a demonstration: Any idea what could be the reason and how to fix it? However, I have also disabled protected mode. More details can be found in. The videos play just fine when I restart Firefox or when I play them in Chrome. Find the best YouTube video downloader here. General Discussion For several months now I've been trying to pin down a 116 black screen of death. Should you have any other good solution, please share it with us! Open a new Chrome browser window.
I had to restart my computer to get rid of about ten yes, ten!! Sometimes this issue even occurs as a playback error on YouTube. Below method could help you watch your beloved YouTube videos with best possible way. At the 0:06 mark, videos start playing normally. I re-isntalled windows many times, I tried many things but no. For example, I use Adblock Plus to block pop-up ads and Ghostery to block trackers. Clicking the lower right area still brings me to the Youtube website, so the button still works, just isn't visible.
Which fix worked for you? However, if you are using a Flash-based application to make purchases or submit confidential information, then you might want to close down other tabs using Flash until that is completed. Cache and Cookies Cache and cookies could be another possible cause to YouTube black screen issue. I can't test the issue on Firefox because it has a long-standing problem of the Flash Player crashing constantly every second, which rendered it unusable and is the reason I switched to Waterfox in the first place in which Flash does not crash. For example, YouTube works great when you are watching the first videos online while the second one comes out with the black screen. Update Adobe Flash player Since some videos on YouTube are streamed through Adobe Flash Player, you need to make sure you have the latest version of it, which will ensure the best viewing experience.
Remove the check mark in front of Cookies and Site Data. It stayd black and only reset helps. Click Restart now if it pops up. Is there any issue in leaving Protected Mode forever disabled? In order to work with file names accurately, it is best to unhide the extensions. Making an embedded video fullscreen also allows me to see it.
Here we sincerely recommend you a professional to help you download online YouTube videos. And How to Fix YouTube Black Screen Error? Are you using windows or some other op. Click the Restart to update Firefox button to restart it. Solution: When you encounter an aforementioned situation, the top affair you should do is to check with your network connectivity and make sure it works well. Keep enabled only easylist, repeat the test. I'm not aware of any Waterfox-specific issues or fixes, so this is some standard guidance that addresses the most common issues with the Flash Player plugin.
Well in the one you had me download I was using the default filter lists, AdBlock Warning Removal, EasyList, EasyPrivacy, and Malware Domains. Or, you can to see if the problem is caused by YouTube itself. But any other time I close and start watching again, it picks up from where I was. I had to restart my computer to get rid of about ten yes, ten!! Posts: 8 Joined: Tue May 10, 2016 8:22 pm mapx wrote:No issues for me on that video. It is adblock plus because I have disabled it for youtube and the problem is gone. I'll have to find a way to have them not use the same profile — but that's a separate, but possibly related issue.
In that way, the problem is most likely to be browsing cache. Want to know more about YouTube? Interesting that when I installed Waterfox, Flash doesn't crash anymore in '''Firefox'''. I have seen an answer on another thread asking to try Safe Mode. This happens with YouTube, Vimeo and other players. You will find that the black screen comes in sudden. In the long run, Mozilla is trying to eliminate the need for a Flash plugin by using a native player.
I can't test the issue on Firefox because it has a long-standing problem of the Flash Player crashing constantly every second, which rendered it unusable and is the reason I switched to Waterfox in the first place in which Flash does not crash. You may have a chance to get stuck in buffer logo the whole page just stay still via Firefox and Chrome. This is because the videos you are going to watch do not agree with YouTube's privacy. Here's a youtube video I have the issue on: I have an antivirus. Posts: 8 Joined: Tue May 10, 2016 8:22 pm A youtube video where you get such behaviour black screen. It comes with a few extra development tools, but you can disable them.
Browse other questions tagged or. If you do not log into your YouTube account, you can sign in the account to check if there is still black screen on YouTube. However, I was able to switch to full screen, and got the weather forecast had to take a bit of a break, eh?! General Discussion As the title says, I have this problem where, when I play a video game mostly any video game for some time, It might be to a short 5 minute to a long 2 hour my computer freezes and I get a black screen. I find that one day it will be 3 out of 4 videos go about a minute, buffer for a split second, come back maybe 30 seconds then buffer and cut to black screen but continue to play. Now, take the below steps to check and disable extensions on your web browsers Google Chrome and Firefox specifically. Posts: 8 Joined: Wed May 11, 2016 8:25 pm I have the same problem, only started recently last week? YouTube black screen may due to various reasons. Select the Cached Web Content and then click the Clear button.