Solved

Flash content won't display in IE 9 and 10

Posted on 2013-06-13
6
542 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-19
Hi,

This is a strange one on particular web sites flash won't display in IE 9 and 10 however it will display on IE 8, Chrome, Firefox etc. On IE 9 if I run the site in compatibility mode, the content will display. I have tried running the site in IE 9 using software rendering instead of GPU  rendering, toggled off Active X control within the browser. Checked that the add-ons are enabled.

Does anyone know why IE 9 won't display flash content *.swf and *.flv files. Is this a security feature?
0
Comment
Question by:MattyS82
  • 3
  • 2
6 Comments
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:Rob Miners
Comment Utility
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:MattyS82
Comment Utility
Thanks that is very interesting. Is there any way around this? So we don't have to ask end users to add the site to their trusted list.
0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
Rob Miners earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
0
What Security Threats Are You Missing?

Enhance your security with threat intelligence from the web. Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily.

 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:MattyS82
Comment Utility
Can that be done for external users coming into the site?
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:Rob Miners
Comment Utility
Maybe, but one step at a time. You need to ensure that my suggestion works on one of your machines, before worrying about how to implement it.
0
 
LVL 78

Expert Comment

by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
Comment Utility
what is the site for the experts to test?
0

Featured Post

What Should I Do With This Threat Intelligence?

Are you wondering if you actually need threat intelligence? The answer is yes. We explain the basics for creating useful threat intelligence.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

This article offers some helpful and general tips for safe browsing and online shopping. It offers simple and manageable procedures that help to ensure the safety of one's personal information and the security of any devices.
Envision that you are chipping away at another e-business site with a team of pundit developers and designers. Everything seems, by all accounts, to be going easily.
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to set there setting in Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder and YouTube for optimal video and audio quality.
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to use the auto adjust feature and what the different options do. When your video is not working right you can choose the auto adjust feature to help choose your settings.

762 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now