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Play button doesn't work for HTML5 player

Posted on 2013-06-17
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The play button on this page:

http://www.stadiumwrap.com/index.php/photo/photo

Doesn't work. Clicking the video works, but not the play button. How do we fix this?
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Question by:DrDamnit
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by:Dave Baldwin
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Doesn't matter, Firefox does not support MPG4, it needs WEBM format.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML5_video
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by:DrDamnit
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Yes. We are only supporting Safari and Chrome.
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and IE *shudder*.
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by:Dave Baldwin
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Try...
<video width="480" height="260" poster="../../publicvideo/PhotographerIntroPoster.png" preload  controls>
                          <source src="../../publicvideo/PhotographerIntro.mp4" type="video/mp4">
			  
			Your browser does not support video. Please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, or IE
                    </video>

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The text for non-support is virtually invisible in IE8.
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by:DrDamnit
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preload controls doesn't seem to make a difference.

Thoughts?
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by:Dave Baldwin
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What happens if you take out the poster image?  I haven't seen that in any of the demos that work in Chrome.
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'twas an error in javascript elsewhere in the page that was causing the issue.
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