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Firefox defaults to Flash, won't play HTML5, anyway to fix?

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10 Mar, 2011 08:30 AM

I am using the Wordpress plugin on a site I am putting together. I installed your video player and it worked well. I switched to the VimCSS skin , which works perfect in chrome. However, when I go into Firefox, it defaults to the Flash version of the player.

So I have two questions

  1. How do I make it default to the HTML 5 version in everything except the browsers that don't use it yet.
  2. Do the skins only work with the HTML5 players?


  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Steve Heffernan on 11 Mar, 2011 03:23 AM

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    You at least need an ogg version of the video for Firefox, or Webm for firefox 4+.

    The skins do only work on the html5 side so far. Working on a version that will work for both.

  2. 2 Posted by xeron16 on 15 Dec, 2011 04:35 PM

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    I have the same problem - i use ogg, webm and mp4 and I have defaults Flash player - this is WP plugin

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