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blackscreen instagram firefox 5.2.9 windows xp


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1 hour ago, Dave-H said:

I assume you mean Firefox 52.9 ESR.
Do YouTube and Facebook videos work, or is the problem just with Instagram?
If not, see here.
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yes is Firefox 52.9 ESR, only the problem is in instagram

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I'm not sure that the OP's problem is the same as that one which I originally reported though.
I wasn't seeing the Instagram videos at all, although still images were fine.
It turned out that the videos' containers were collapsed to a single line.
The OP seems to be saying that the containers are visible, but are just filled with black, which sounded more like not having html5/h264 video support in the browser.
In that case Facebook and YouTube videos shouldn't work either as I believe that the Flash fallback has now been removed.
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You may be right; unlike @roytam1's browsers, stock FF 52 ESR requires something extra, like Adobe Primetime, to decode h.264 videos on XP.

But the OP said the problem was only in Instagram. If Facebook/YouTube are working it sounds like he's over the h.264 hurdle already.

So, IDK; we'll see what he says, I guess....

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