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Old 02-25-2008, 10:01 PM   #1
ibelieve
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How do I get YouTube to work in Ubuntu?


I am running Ubuntu 7.10 Gusty Gibbon. My teenage daughter is wanting to know why she cannot get YouTube to work now. I have the Macromedia Flash plugin installed. Still does not work. Is there some other package I need to install? Thanks.
 
Old 02-25-2008, 10:05 PM   #2
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No, just flash should do. How did you install it, from the repositories or manually? And are you running 32 or 64 bit *buntu?
 
Old 02-25-2008, 10:07 PM   #3
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Do you have any plugins installed that might be blocking it (NoScript for example)? If not, are any error messages displayed?
 
Old 02-25-2008, 10:21 PM   #4
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32 bit. I don't know of anything else that I have installed that would prevent it from running. In fact, the only other package I added was the Flash plugin.
 
Old 02-25-2008, 10:35 PM   #5
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download the flash plugin for firefox from macromedia flash site and install it.
 
Old 02-25-2008, 11:10 PM   #6
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I dont have ubuntu but, it sounds to me that you need more tweaking to get it to work.
Here are instructions on getting it to work for firefox. http://plugindoc.mozdev.org/faqs/fir...#install-flash

Hope this helps.
 
  


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