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Can't stream most content due to Silverlight

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Can't stream most content due to Silverlight

I had been able to stream content, both movies and TV, without problems until the last few days.  I'm on Vista 64-bit, with all automatic updating turned off, and I've installed no new software.

 

Now I get messages insisting that I have to update my Silverlight version.  I've uninstalled Silverlight/rebooted/reinstalled Silverlight/rebooted to no effect.  Both Firefox and IE have the issue.

 

Some videos will still play fine, notably those from the home page and recently aired shows.  But others, such as Game of Thrones and Dexter, will exhibit the above problem.

 

http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/computer reports this for from Firefox:

My Zip Code: 95409 My Cable Provider: Not Installed My myDVR Manager Status: activated My Set Top Box Names: DVR1 My Queue setup: False Facebook Queue Syncing: false Facebook Connect: False My public IP address: 24.23.177.243 My operating system: Windows - rv:16.0 My web browser: Firefox 16 - Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.0; WOW64; rv:16.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/16.0 My system type: Desktop computer or other device My Move player version: Not Installed My Silverlight version: 5.1.10411.0 My flash version: 10.3 r183 Javascript: enabled Cookies: Enabled (3039 Bytes) and from IE: My Zip Code: 95409 My Cable Provider: Unknown My myDVR Manager Status: Unknown My Set Top Box Names: Unknown My Queue setup: False Facebook Queue Syncing: false Facebook Connect: False My public IP address: 24.23.177.243 My operating system: Windows - Windows NT 6.0 My web browser: Explorer 9 - Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MSIE 9.0; Windows NT 6.0; Win64; x64; Trident/5.0; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; SLCC1; Media Center PC 5.0; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; .NET4.0C) My system type: Desktop computer or other device My Move player version: Not Installed My Silverlight version: Unknown My flash version: Not Installed Javascript: enabled Cookies: Enabled (520 Bytes)

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Re: Can't stream most content due to Silverlight


johnabass wrote:

Here's an example of a video that won't play for me:

 

http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/watch/Dexter/5439073586824568112/2249676249/Dexter%3A-Take-It/videos

 


Are you still having video playback issues? This video is now working but we are having issues with Season 7, episode 3.

 

Thanks,
Joe
XfinityTV.com/Xfinity.com Support
Twitter: @XfinityTVJoe




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