BlackBerry OS 7, 7.1 devices having problem with YouTube
0. phoneArena 17 Feb 2013, 11:27 posted on
Those sporting a BlackBerry 7 or BlackBerry 7.1 using Wi-Fi and over certain carriers, are having problems connecting to YouTube; the problem doesn't seem tp affect those using the BlackBerry Z10 and those running versions of BlackBerry OS older than OS 7 and the problem allows the video to appear, but not play...
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1. MrMalignance (Posts: 2; Member since: 17 Feb 2013)
Numerous sprint customers using the galaxy s3 are having issues with youtube. Apparently the newer models that don't support flash must be missing something.
2. ashisharbola (Posts: 59; Member since: 20 Oct 2012)
Having same problem from yesterday :( Dumping this s**t soon will go back to Sammy :D where r u S4
9. esinisa (Posts: 6; Member since: 20 Dec 2012)
Same with my wave 2, so it's not only bb problem. Google is trying to make everyone switch to android.
4. thealphageek1 (Posts: 302; Member since: 02 Feb 2013)
It appears to be a problem on googles end. I hope they fix it soon.
5. nikenturd (unregistered)
Run Youtube within Dolphin browser people
6. Ramkumar (Posts: 3; Member since: 14 Dec 2011)
I am facing this issue for the past 5 days on my Torch 9860.youtube is opening when i am try to play the video the play icon is visible but when i click on it the video is not playing and the play icon looks like disabled.And i have visited the BB service centre(Redington India-Chennai) and they said it is service provider problem(Airtel) please contact them.And same has been done and the service provider says it is OS problem.Finally i found one temproary solution downloaded opera browser for BB and it is working fine but it is bad compared to the preinstalled youtube player provided in the BB os. Google Provide a fix ASAP.
7. jsdechavez (Posts: 652; Member since: 20 Jul 2012)
Blame it to Google. They hate competition..
8. Nikolas.Oliver (Posts: 1305; Member since: 01 Jul 2012)
"Unlike iOS and Android users, most BlackBerry users do not have a native YouTube client on their device. The YouTube link on the home screen merely redirects the device to the mobile YouTube web page, where apparently the problem lies. "
bb sucks, nuff said