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Why can't I run these news videos please?

557 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Dec 6, 2007 10:35 AM by TopoTone RSS
Jollydee Calculating status...
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I'm having trouble opening video content on the following site: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/video/Superstar-Dolly-aims-to-be.3559363.jp

error message says something about not being able to find plug-in and MIME.

I've tried through Firefox and also downloaded something called Flip4Mac wmv, but i don't really know what I'm doing. Help??!
G5, Mac OS X (10.4.10)
  • TopoTone Level 4 Level 4 (1,255 points)
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    Dec 6, 2007 10:35 AM (in response to Jollydee)
    That video content appears to be offered in an unsupported format. Most PC video content on the web is in wmv format, however, that can be a tricky thing. Some providers alter the code underneath the WMV wrapper, and the end result is a movie that cannot play, even with Flip4Mac.
    If playback of other wmv content works, then the above is probably what's goin on.
    G5 2 gHz iMac / G4 1.67 15" PB / G4 MDD 1.25/ G3 iBook, Mac OS X (10.4.10)

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