In those cases, I have found h264ify to be a good solution to ensure I get the H. I haven't noticed any other problems with other video players other than Windows media player and youtube. You clicked the video on YouTube and a video player popped up. Work your way down the list of extensions until you identify the one that causes your problem. This issue has been reported with and without an ad blocker installed. His instructions are fairly easy to follow, but do require a willingness to perform some advanced tweaking of AdBlock's settings.
After you restart your browser, play a YouTube video and see if this method works. If the problem persists, you can try closing and reopening your web browser. I hope the issue will be resolved. Go onto a google browser, click the three dots on the top left of the screen, click settings. Have you made any recent changes on your system prior to the issue? Remove the YouTube app If you have the YouTube app installed, try removing it. This issue arises due to outdated drivers or driver conflict.
Make an account on omgpop. Then play a YouTube video on that browser and see if this fixes your black screen issue. I have a dual-monitor setup, and it occurs on both monitors that is, whichever monitor has the video goes blank; the other monitor continues to display like normal. This is my solution, and it worked for me. Google Chrome Firefox 3 Check to see if you are able to watch videos on YouTube.
Have you tried to reset Microsoft Edge? You don't need it to watch videos on Youtube. . Please read the before posting, or posts may be removed. If you're using a laptop, does your screen flashes black when using the built-in monitor? A data clearing window will pop up. To sign out, click the Account icon in the upper right corner of the YouTube page and then click Sign out. Unsubscribe from the Ebates filter list One user reported that the Ebates Cash Back Shopping filter list caused this issue to happen. I appreciate your efforts towards resolving the issue.
After that, check to see if it fixes your YouTube videos black screen issue. Watch videos without logging in to your YouTube account or in an incognito window and other posts we found suggest Google may be trying a new way to deploy ads to get around YouTube ad blocking. After that, about 10 seconds later the laptop screen will then return to normal. Method 4: Clear your browsing data The cache and history data on your browser can cause your YouTube videos to become black. I went to my intel support site for my laptop model asus. This should work for Edge, too.
You can download and install a different browser from its official site onto your computer. It doesn't happen when I'm not using full screen, or wathcing a downloaded movie with movie player. I'm using Chrome on Windows 8. The problem occurs on the external monitors as well as the laptop screen. Unuseful advice out there: I tried so many advice from youtube, and blog post but they did not work for me. While we wait for the answers to our questions, kindly follow the steps found in this.
Then see if the video can play normally. Method 2 : Most display adapters require driver software to work properly. If you recently upgraded from one version of Windows to another, power outages, viruses, or other computer problems, it's possible that the drivers have become corrupted. It's a good idea to determine whether other extensions might be causing a conflict with the YouTube video player. They have helped many users get their YouTube videos back, and now they may be able to help you. You wanted to watch a video on YouTube. There are a few things you need to try… I.
If this method can resolve your problem, contact those who offer this extension and ask them for suggestions, or install an alternative solution. Does it work again after pressing mouse button or Space Bar? Even scrolling down the Microsoft page to find links caused it to flicker. The steps below show you how to disable hardware acceleration on Chrome and Firefox A. Hello John, Thanks for the update on the issue. The length of time the black screen appears often exactly equals the length of the ad that's being blocked, and pausing your ad blocker makes the video play normally. I've done clean installs of the video driver. My problem: After a windows 10 update in May, 2018.
Downloading and installing the latest driver for your display adapter can resolve these types of problems. Please keep us posted on the issue. I also have a Lenovo P50 with Quatro M1000M video card. If this theory is true, Google may be trying the technique on random users. I have recently been having some issues with my Laptop screen. How was this software tested by Microsoft and insiders when it affects even the hardware built and sold by Microsoft? If you're using Safari and watching in full-screen mode, reload the page, wait 5 to 10 seconds, and then open the video in full-screen. Users with ad blockers report that pausing the ad blocker makes the video play normally.