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Master Geek

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# 179101 26-Aug-2015 11:26
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Hey all,

So, you may have noticed that as of this morning the Lightbox player on Google Chrome (for Mac & Windows) no longer uses Silverlight. We've released an HTML5 player for Chrome, given that Silverlight support for Google Chrome is being deprecated. 

So, please give it a go, and feel free to PM me with any feedback. As always, the more detail (device/OS/steps to reproduce etc) the better. 

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  # 1422623 6-Nov-2015 21:39
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I gave it a go this evening, on a Windows 10 laptop. I tried it because Lightbox now crashes IE11 all the time (after a 'display mixed content' prompt).
Chrome was poor, unwatchable quality. Picture constantly freezing.

Sorry, Lightbox, but compared to every other streaming service I have used, your compatability is dreadful. No way I'll renew after my free period ends.

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  # 1422625 6-Nov-2015 21:51
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Maybe you could make the web player chromecast optimized, to work the way the phone app does

 
 
 
 


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  # 1422628 6-Nov-2015 21:54
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Is there a link to an easy way of doing this?

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