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27 minutes ago, HarleyFatboy said:

Well I tried to logon to RLC to see the free cams for the first time in a long long time and it tells me this;  Unsupported Video Format. Try installing Adobe Flash.

Anybody have any ideas how I can fix this problem?

All I use are Mac's and I have no issues.  Is your browser up to date.  I can get RLC on safari, firefox and chrome.  Chrome is my normal choice though.

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29 minutes ago, HarleyFatboy said:

Well I tried to logon to RLC to see the free cams for the first time in a long long time and it tells me this;  Unsupported Video Format. Try installing Adobe Flash.

Anybody have any ideas how I can fix this problem?

http://mac.filehorse.com/download-flash-player/    This is the Flash Player for Mac.  When installing set it to never remind me of updates.

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I have a 2009 version of MBPro (company 'puter)  but I have always had windows (XP then 7) on it because of the tools I need. I prefer the complexities of Linux because I have never liked being led down the Primrose Path as Mac, and now Windows10 Bloatware, does to its users. 

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5 minutes ago, ww_watcher said:

I have a 2009 version of MBPro (company 'puter)  but I have always had windows (XP then 7) on it because of the tools I need. I prefer the complexities of Linux because I have never liked being led down the Primrose Path as Mac, and now Windows10 Bloatware, does to its users. 

The last time I used anything windows, I used XP Pro and liked it allot.   I don't know squat about any of the new Windows versions!!  I like my Mac but now I'm very frustrated and that is something I don't need right now!!

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the MBPro is a good machine. I agree with Albacore on the browser choice though. Just for the record, though, both VLC and Chrome (Chromium) came from Linux land. You might keep that in mind when it's time to migrate to another machine. 

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11 minutes ago, ww_watcher said:

the MBPro is a good machine. I agree with Albacore on the browser choice though. Just for the record, though, both VLC and Chrome (Chromium) came from Linux land. You might keep that in mind when it's time to migrate to another machine. 

I'm not quite sure what you are saying here, could you elaborate a little bit more please.

By the way, I'm back online with the free cams but nobody is downstairs lol.......sometimes I just don't know why I waste my time!

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I'm not for sure what the cause might have been, I was also having wifi problems at the same time.   Who knows.......not me!    It's funny when I think about it lol.....I used to build computers for all my friends and relatives but I've been away from doing it for so long I feel like a complete dumbass any more lol.

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A few comments up Albacore said he is Maccentric and prefers using Chrome as his browser. I suggested using the VLC player because it plays everything, except M4P format, (Apple's protected format) and can also be used for format conversion. Both apps originated in Linux (UNIX) land and were ported over to the other OSes. So when it comes time to get another machine you should consider a machine with Ubuntu Linux. Linux is free and has thousands of techies and advanced users all over the world contributing to it; as opposed to the several hundred software geeks of MS and Apple paid to sell you their stuff. Now that RLC is boring you should go investigate the linux world and see for yourself. It is alot more user freindly than you think. AND did I mention it is FREE. Oh, also, like your cell phone, it has an app store built in.

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12 minutes ago, ww_watcher said:

A few comments up Albacore said he is Maccentric and prefers using Chrome as his browser. I suggested using the VLC player because it plays everything, except M4P format, (Apple's protected format) and can also be used for format conversion. Both apps originated in Linux (UNIX) land and were ported over to the other OSes. So when it comes time to get another machine you should consider a machine with Ubuntu Linux. Linux is free and has thousands of techies and advanced users all over the world contributing to it; as opposed to the several hundred software geeks of MS and Apple paid to sell you their stuff. Now that RLC is boring you should go investigate the linux world and see for yourself. It is alot more user freindly than you think. AND did I mention it is FREE. Oh, also, like your cell phone, it has an app store built in.

I will try VLC.  And I love the linux world. I left Microsoft for Linux back in 1999 and never looked back.   All of my servers were linux and then I added a mac servers as well and they were also very stable and easy to use.   Still have some desktop windows machines for some employees but I am all mac.  Windows 10 is pretty nice from what I have seen.  I have a surface pro 3 that I keep around and use every now and again.  But mostly mac.

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8 minutes ago, ww_watcher said:

A few comments up Albacore said he is Maccentric and prefers using Chrome as his browser. I suggested using the VLC player because it plays everything, except M4P format, (Apple's protected format) and can also be used for format conversion. Both apps originated in Linux (UNIX) land and were ported over to the other OSes. So when it comes time to get another machine you should consider a machine with Ubuntu Linux. Linux is free and has thousands of techies and advanced users all over the world contributing to it; as opposed to the several hundred software geeks of MS and Apple paid to sell you their stuff. Now that RLC is boring you should go investigate the linux world and see for yourself. It is alot more user freindly than you think. AND did I mention it is FREE. Oh, also, like your cell phone, it has an app store built in.

Very good advice and I will try to see if I can hang with the techies of the Linux word and find out a little more about it.  Thanks WW....it's good to have a bunch of techie types on this forum to help out us non-techie types!!   I'm supposed to remain as calm as possible these days and I don't know why I let trying to logon to RLC of all sites to view the free cams got me all anxious lol.   I guess it was because I haven't logged into RLC in so long that I was kind of looking forward to it.   At any rate, I did log into RLC to view the free cams and I was very disappointed because I guess Elisa & Vika were both upstairs or out of the apartment the few minutes I watched.

Once again, thanks for all the help everybody!!

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15 minutes ago, ww_watcher said:

A few comments up Albacore said he is Maccentric and prefers using Chrome as his browser. I suggested using the VLC player because it plays everything, except M4P format, (Apple's protected format) and can also be used for format conversion. Both apps originated in Linux (UNIX) land and were ported over to the other OSes. So when it comes time to get another machine you should consider a machine with Ubuntu Linux. Linux is free and has thousands of techies and advanced users all over the world contributing to it; as opposed to the several hundred software geeks of MS and Apple paid to sell you their stuff. Now that RLC is boring you should go investigate the linux world and see for yourself. It is alot more user freindly than you think. AND did I mention it is FREE. Oh, also, like your cell phone, it has an app store built in.

By the way WW, are you talking about the VLC player for watching movies?   I used a VLC on my windows systems sometime back as it would play just about any format you threw at it.

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