1. ldudiaz's Avatar
    Why cant the Evo open youtube videos on the phone video player instead of the that crappy htc sense flash player. I mean if I see a youtube video embedded on a web page i would like to be able to play and watch the video on the video media player instead of flash player
    07-08-2010 10:48 PM
  2. Kedar's Avatar
    If it's a youtube video, then you can make it play with youtube.
    However, if it's a flash video, then HTC's flash lite player will open.

    Go to menu-->settings-->applications-->HTC Flash player-->clear defaults
    ........menu-->settings-->applications-->Youtube-->clear defaults

    Next time it should ask you which app you want to open the video with.
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    07-08-2010 10:52 PM
  3. ldudiaz's Avatar
    thank you very much I did not know that
    07-09-2010 09:34 AM
  4. ldudiaz's Avatar
    I didnt get an option to clear defaults on HTC Flash player
    07-09-2010 09:45 AM
  5. dwaynewilliams#WN's Avatar
    I tried it and I didn't get an option either. It was greyed out.
    07-09-2010 09:49 AM
  6. Kedar's Avatar
    Hmm. Then that means no application uses it to open on default. Either way, try to open a video. Does it ask you to choose which app to open?

    Do the clear defaults thing just for YouTube then. You may be tryingto view a flash video and not a YouTube one.
    07-09-2010 09:49 AM
  7. ldudiaz's Avatar
    when i go to m.youtube.com and try to watch a video it takes me straight to htc flash player, it doesn't give me the option.

    Now when I use xScope browser it does give me the option, the only thing is that xScope doesn't flash video content when they are embedded on a web page
    07-09-2010 10:00 AM
  8. Argent's Avatar
    it probably has something to do with youtubes new mobile webpage which apparently runs in HTML5
    07-09-2010 10:03 AM