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Twitter Videos Won't Play/Load on iPhone/Android/Firefox/Chrome Fixed

Twitter videos not playing/loading on iPhone/Android/Firefox/Chrome troubleshooting guide.

Q 1: "My iPhone won't play twitter videos. Each time I click on a twitter video, it says the media could not be played. Help please."

Q 2: "I had the problem for a while. Twitter videos won't play in Firefox. Every time I click to play a Twitter video, an error message "This browser does not support video playback" pops up."

Q 3: "Anytime I press Play on a video on Twitter, it appears to load and then the video screen goes black. Anyone else has a similar problem or can offer any solutions? Thanks for the help."

Q 4: "Twitter videos always play well in Firefox, now suddenly they won't. I've tried many remedies but Twitter videos don't play either. Any solution much appreciated."

If you also encounter Twitter video playback errors, check the following tips and solutions, aiming to resolve Twitter videos won't play/load on iPhone/Android/Firefox/Chrome issue.

Fix Twitter Videos Not Playing

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General Troubleshooting for Twitter Videos Won't Play/Load Error

If you want to resolve the issue of Twitter videos won't play on iPhone/Android/Firefox/Chrome, try these measures below first:

1. Turn off all the add-ons, extensions and third-party toolbars in Firefox or Chrome browser.

2. Try clearing all cache and cookies of the computer/device browser. You can clear cache and cookies from the Settings menu of your browser.

3. Turn off your computer or device for a few minutes and reset later.

4. Disable security software and firewalls in computer, and restart Firefox or Chrome.

5. "mobile.twitter.com" is only available on smart phones browsers and official Twitter apps, not accessible on feature phones.

6. Reinstall the Twitter app and to see if it can work well.

7. You phone may not support the current version of Twitter app any more, try downloading the latest version of Twitter apk or update your iPhone to newest iOS system.

8. Some people say this issue seems to be fixed by updating the browser to new version, you may also try.

9. If Twitter videos not playing/loading in Firefox, try switching to Chrome browser to see if it works fine.

10. If you upload a video to Twitter, please make sure it is compatible with Twitter, or it won't normally play.

Twitter supported video formats:
Twitter currently supports MP4 and MOV video formats on mobile apps, while on the Web it only supports the MP4 video format with H264 codec and AAC audio. You can upload videos up to 512MB, however, you will be forced to cut videos to 2 minutes and 20 seconds or less in length.

Ultimate Solution for Twitter Videos Won't Play on iPhone/Android/Firefox/Chrome

If all the above troubleshooting measures for "Twitter videos won't play" make no difference. Then comes to the last shoot. Download the Twitter videos for free with a professional Twitter video free downloader for offline playback on iPhone (X), Android Samsung, Windows (10) PC, etc.

WinX YouTube Downloader, a professional free online movie/video downloader favored by many people, can aid you to free download any video from Twitter, YouTube, Dailymotion, Vimeo and another 300+ video sites. The output profile format can be the popular MP4, 3GP, FLV, and more, with various video resolutions to choose, namely, 8K, 4K, 1080p, 720p, etc. Therefore, if you can't fix Twitter videos not playing problem anyhow, take this tool to easily free download Twitter videos, 2018 new Hollywood/Bollywood movies 1080p/720p HD MP4 for offline smooth playback.

How-to Guide: Free Download Twitter Videos to Steer Away Online Twitter Videos Won't Play Error

At first, free download and install WinX YouTube Downloader, compatible with Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP. Then follow the 3-step tutorial below to easily free download Twitter videos for offline playback on PC, iPhone, Android, etc. without online Twitter video playback errors or problems.

Download Video from Twitter to MP4

Step 1
Launch the free Twitter video downloader on Windows (10). Click "+URL" button on its top-left.

Go to Twitter website to find the video you'd like to download and watch offline. Click the Down Arrow next to that Tweet and choose "Copy link to Tweet" to get the URL of that Tweet. Copy and paste the URL of the Tweet to the address bar of the software. Then hit "Analyze".

Step 2
Choose output format and resolution for downloading Twitter video from the list, and click "OK".

Step 3
If you don't like the downloaded video to be saved into the default computer folder, you can click "Browse" button to designate a folder on your own. Then hit "Download" to start free downloading Twitter videos for offline playback on PC, iPhone, Android and more. Thus, not to face the Twitter videos won't play headache.

Transfer downloaded Twitter video

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