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[resolved] Still playing as flash video (2 posts)

  1. mikrot
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I embedded YT video using httpv://.... and it is still displayed as Flash player NOT HTML5 player :(
    What am I doing wrong?

    My WP at:
    http://wp.rotnicki.net

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-youtube-lyte/

  2. Frank Goossens
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 1 year ago #

    Evening Mikrot;
    Well, the choice between HTML5 and Flash is only present when playing the video (before playing you just see a "dummy" player in HTML+CSS+JS).

    In order to, play the video in HTML5 instead of Flash (and this is in the FAQ if I'm not mistaking), your browser must support the html5-video and have one of the codecs used by YouTube. But more importantly (as most modern browsers comply to those requirements); you need to be enrolled in YouTube's HTML5 beta program (or not have flash at all). No way around that as far as I know.

    Hope this helps,
    frank

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