YouTube will not play full screen when played in Brave


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When I play video in YouTube and click the full screen icon in the player, it will not respond, or go full screen. I am on a HP Pavillion dv7 model laptop running windows 10 Home Premium. Any ideas?

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#2
Brave 0.22.669
V8 6.6.346.24
rev 6cda2e8
Muon 5.2.7
OS Release 10.0.15063
Update Channel Release
OS Architecture x64
OS Platform Microsoft Windows
Node.js 7.9.0
Brave Sync v1.4.2
libchromiumcontent 66.0.3359.117

The full screen button in the YouTube player will not respond or allow full screen mode. Theatre mode works fine. This has only been an issue in Brave.


#3

Hi @Curt,

First, let’s check Preferences/Settings > Security > Saved Site Permissions > Fullscreen Access in case you click Deny previously. If you see YouTube listed there, clicking X next to the URL will remove the permissions.

:slight_smile:


#4

That did the trick. Thanks ever so much!
Curt


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