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Why can't my players go fullscreen in Internet Explorer (IE) 9 or 10?


In a usual situation, you are able to watch a Vidyard video in fullscreen by clicking on the fullscreen icon in the bottom right of the player. 


The icon is missing in Internet Explorer (IE) 9 or IE 10.


This is caused by the lack of fullscreen compatibility via API with these two browsers.


The solution is to use a query string in either the URL of the sharing page, or on the embed code to force our Flash player, rather than the default HTML5 version. 

The query string is:



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