Then you can solve it with the corresponding method. If the issue persists, you can try the following methods. The detailed explanation and solution are on and you can check out the writeup there. We found reports from as far back as 2011. Now, try reloading the video and you should be able to get rid of the black screen.
However, the method depends on the type of player you are using on YouTube. It stayd black and only reset helps. A couple of days ago when this happened for the first time I read somewhere on Google that I'd have to reset Internet Explorer I have 8. Work your way down the list of extensions until you identify the one that causes your problem. For them, the first video is available smoothly butrunning the second one offers a black screen. However, black screen persisted even when I was the only one online! This is something to consider if you have a laptop that has been sitting unused for a long time. Select all the items to clear.
A link to download the current version of Flash can be found in the Resources section. Or perhaps some configuration or features on your old web browser are messing with the YouTube player. At first I had to shut the computer down by holding down the power button. Since these changes aren't always obvious, checking for a browser update should be one of your first troubleshooting steps. Though there might be an issue with a loose ram card that impedes the laptop from successfully booting. Even when I call up my own videos I still get a black screen. Hi EdwardLopez, Here's a post addressing this issue.
Forgot how high but quite high. Inspected the motherboard, and I can see two caps with leaking electrolyte on the top of the cap. I have a qosmio from Toshiba and i always used to give me the black screen of death and i was really frustrated. Solution: Sign in to YouTube Account. Cache and Cookies Cache and cookies could be another possible cause to YouTube black screen issue.
For those who can't watch the video, the steps that done on the video are : Launch ''Mozilla Firefox'' and click ''History'' from the top then select ''Clear recent History'' select all boxes then click ''Clear Now'' Please note that by time you delete all history, you'll lose all your remembered logins and passwords that are stored in Firefox. Make sure that Adobe Flash Player is checked. They may have been piling up and made your browser get stuck or interfered with your browser. You don't need it to watch videos on Youtube. The steps below show you how to disable hardware acceleration on Chrome and Firefox A.
I have a Toshiba Qosmio X305 Q701 notebook. Just keep trying them all, and you will finally get YouTube playback error solved! Method 7: Update your web browser Your YouTube videos black screen problem may occur because your web browser is out of date. Since that fix cleaned the duct the unit has been working another 2 years. Qosmio crashing during games even freecell with a black screen and loopy sound from the speakers. Set the time range to cover from when you started to use your browser till now.
Yours concerned citeezen from Uganda. Update Flash Player Flash is the multimedia player that your browsers use to play YouTube videos, and you should always have the most recent version on your computer. The hard drive may have a lot of fragments and the drive is over heating and quitting. Rather than repeat them here, we invite you to. These are all possible causes of your YouTube or other issues. But any other time I close and start watching again, it picks up from where I was.
The sad truth is that there is a countless number of YouTube errors, including the one that we are going to describe now. Find the best YouTube video downloader here. Whatever situation it is, I bet it is not the one you want. If the problem persists, it's likely something that affects your entire computer. They're fairly quick and easy and will almost always fix the problem.