Right-click on the speaker icon and select Playback devices. What version of Windows 8 do you have? What is the other alternative to fix this problem? The only way is that I can run YouTube on Internet Explorer to watch the videos unless someone have a better solution to solve the problem with Adobe Flash or Microsoft Edge to let YouTube run the videos on Edge browser. What should I do now? And ive used youtube on this pc for 2 months. I hope this helps you. Ive tried rebooting router, restarting computer, turning ad block off, turning firewalls off, used google chrome and steam in game browsers both for youtube didnt work. It was doing well yesterday and I had not experienced this issue before.
Hello Michael, I request you to try the methods below: Method 1: Hardware Troubleshoot Windows 10 has a built-in troubleshooter to check and fix issues with Sound. We suggest running the Troubleshooter and see if it helps. It worked fine until I restarted my computer, and now whenever I get an error or trigger things that should make a sound, nothing happens. We will be happy to help you. More info the screen is black with the loading bar changing res dose not help.
When one browser doesn't play Flash Player sound, sometimes another browser will work just fine. The differences included how the browsers connect with the sound drivers, as well as Pepper Flash for Chrome being coded differently from Adobe Flash for Firefox. Fix sound problems Do let us know if you are able to get Sound with all relevant programs. If yes, click on it to unmute the sound. Discus and support My computer won't play any sounds. I'll boot into safe mode and do a full scan.
In my case, I use FireFox see below screenshot. It doesn't matter what browser, or if I manually change what output they use, or if I reinstall my sound drivers, I cannot get some websites to play sound at all. If you have a computer question -- or even a computer problem that needs fixing -- so that I can write more articles like this one. I am wondering if there is another option? Show me that all six boxes with blue that support on Edge browser with no problem. For some reasons I had kept the date of Laptop to an old date.
Hi Roger, I appreciate the troubleshooting steps you have tried to resolve the issue. Hello, so i have a problem where youtube videos wont load. Yes I have used Internet Explorer with YouTube and no problem to show on the browser. Ive tried rebooting router, restarting computer, turning ad block off, turning firewalls off, used google chrome and steam in game browsers both for youtube didnt work. Look for the Stop and Start buttons under the heading Service Status. Thank you for your tip about reset all flags to default button. Now I have no sound.
You may also purge the plugin and upgrade Firefox. Is there a reason why can't YouTube run on the Microsoft Edge browser. Cause in the end it usually solves the issue quicker than attempting to solve and repair it, but that also depends what this machine is used for as well i suppose. . Also ive cleared my cache for both steam and chrome. I can't promise I'll respond to all the messages I receive depending on the volume , but I'll do my best.
After the restart, please go ahead with the next steps to install the latest drivers and check if that resolves the issue. The only way I know how to fix the sound is to reboot the computer, but that means I need to reload my browser and tabs every time. And ive used youtube on this pc for 2 months. As I said I am extremely frustrated because I've tried everything I can think of, and nothing has had good results here. Hope the methods above will help you fix no sound on Youtube issue.
Got a Computer Question or Problem? Please answer these questions to assist you better. Untill I go to playback devices and I test the speakers, then it will play on all speakers and the subwoofer. If other browsers have the sound, it means the problem is caused by the browser being used. I am wondering if there is another option? I did not experience sound loss in my Chromium Browser Linux build of Chrome. John Bree -- I did that already and still no show to get working on YouTube in Edge browser.
I have a problem, I am not sure how it happened but I get no audio in W8. I would recommend you to check and see what version of flash you have installed. So I believe that it can work on this browser but I need to get this fix before using YouTube on Microsoft Edge. The sound control panel still acts like there's sound playing,. There could of possibly been a windows update that went through without your knowledge that updated your sound driver incorrectly, or a software currently installed on your machine.
I also request you to follow the below article: Fix sound problems Method 3: Uninstall and Reinstall the Graphics Card Drivers. Ensure the browser and the plugin sliders are not muted and are not at the bottom. Before trying anything to much more drastic, have you attempted to run the Windows System Restore? I had the exact same problem and I downloaded a new version of K-Lite codecs, installed same and rebooted computer. Browse other questions tagged or. Since the windows audio and web browsers are tied into Flash, I suspect it's Flash causing the issue.