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YouTube video screens go black when choosing the FULL SCREEN setting

Published on February 27, 2012 in Youtube

Symptom

When viewing a YouTube video, the Full Screeen view is selected, the video turns black and does not play. The movie’s audio continues to work.

Workaround

  1. Right-click on the video and choose Settings. A small window will appear titled Adobe Flash Player Settings.
  2. On the Display tab (first tab), uncheck the box that says Enable Hardware Acceleration.
  3. Click Close.

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