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thayumaanavan
Posts: 21
Registered: ‎12-18-2012
My Device: Playbook ,Dev Alpha C, Limited Edition Z10
My Carrier: Airtel
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youtube videos in Web view

I have a app where it will dislay youtube feeds.On clicking ,it will open the selected feed's page using webview.But ,when I click the video,it says media not supported.

I want to know how to play the video?

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mzex
Posts: 368
Registered: ‎06-30-2012
My Device: Playbook, Z10LE, DevAlpha C
My Carrier: Telenor, Mobitel

Re: youtube videos in Web view

I am also trying to play youtube video in WebView but without success. Anyone succeded?

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ekke
Posts: 1,503
Registered: ‎04-08-2010
My Device: Z10 (red Limited Edition), Q10, Z30
My Carrier: Telekom.de, O2, Vodafone

Re: youtube videos in Web view

only way at the moment to open Browser

 

would be good to know if this will work at launch, because impact of app - architecture

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mzex
Posts: 368
Registered: ‎06-30-2012
My Device: Playbook, Z10LE, DevAlpha C
My Carrier: Telenor, Mobitel

Re: youtube videos in Web view

Yeah, exactly. I'm making some app which will need to display some youtube videos to user. I need to know is webview gonna be able to display it on launch, or i should invoke browser, which is very bad from a point of user experience.

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Brennan12325
Posts: 204
Registered: ‎05-15-2012
My Device: None
My Carrier: Telus

Re: youtube videos in Web view

I've created an issue for this in the issue tracker, vote for it here: https://www.blackberry.com/jira/browse/BBTEN-1003

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thayumaanavan
Posts: 21
Registered: ‎12-18-2012
My Device: Playbook ,Dev Alpha C, Limited Edition Z10
My Carrier: Airtel

Re: youtube videos in Web view

10.1 sdk seems to be solved that issue.Now I was able to play videos in webview same as a browser
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