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A YT video I added to a post on my blog doesn't work. All it shows is blackness.

  1. I added a YouTube video to this post: http://titifoti.wordpress.com/2013/04/23/vsauce/

    I typed this: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nghVd3O6uVE]

    Is anyone else seeing this or is it just me? I can click on it and hear the video playing, but I see no video. After clicking on it I am no longer able to click on it again, and the sound of the video continues.

    The blog I need help with is titifoti.wordpress.com.

  2. I am using Firefox 20 and the video works fine for me.

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    If you are running one of the browsers and versions listed at http://browsehappy.com please do these four things:

    1. Try clearing your browser’s cache:

    http://www.google.com/support/accounts/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=32050

    2. Make sure that you have third-party cookies enabled: http://en.support.wordpress.com/third-party-cookies/

    3. Try with all browser extensions or add-ons temporarily disabled.

    4. Try enabling HTTPS: http://en.support.wordpress.com/https/

    If it’s still happening, let us know exactly which browser (and version of it) you’re using by checking here if necessary http://www.whatbrowser.org/ and also post any error reports you get.

  3. It works just fine for me. I am wondering if you need to clear your browser cache: that often helps with YouTube issues.

  4. I tried clearing my cache, I'm using HTTPS, my third-party cookies are enabled, my Firefox browser is up-to-date. I'm not sure what the problem is, because if I go to another one of my posts that has a YouTube video (here) where I typed this: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIoReXKPtF1miWAkO5WxiWoQ40V0TK6mM]
    It works just fine.

  5. Do you by chance have a "no scripts" sort of plugin/add-on/extension installed in your browser?

  6. I do have no scripts. However, I now have it working. I restarted my browser, and now it works. Thanks for the help.

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