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Troubles uploading a video to Facebook

Posted on 2011-09-20
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When I to upload a video to facebook, it just sits there, like it's trying to upload

Details of the video
mp4 format
27.8MB
03:46 minutes

My Internet Speed is about 2000kbps
I'm using MAC OS X 10.6.8
I've tried with both Safari and Chrome internet browsers.

See the attached screenshot of what I see. I've let this go all night, and no progress shows on the progress indicator. On the bottom-left you can see it just says "Sending request to vupload.facebook.com"

Any suggestions on what to try?
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OK. Now something else is happening. It's about a half hour later. See the screenshot. It's on a different URL now. facebook2
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I mean to say, the comment "Sending request to vupload.facebook.com" no longer shows at the bottom left.
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by:Jason C. Levine
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Do you have any security software running that might block the outbound file?

Can you try it from a different computer?
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Hi. It turned out that facebook won't allow the file due to DRM.
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THANKS That's what worked
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That'll do it.  Music bed?
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probably
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