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Is there a reason why videos in the Watch Later section will not play?

LiLSaInT0925LiLSaInT0925 Posts: 6Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

Hi my name is Nico,

I am running Plex Media Server v1.6.1.3722 and I am still having this issue with videos in the Watch Later section not being able to play through the web app. I can watch them on mobile and chromecast them but I am unable to watch them through the web app. This has been an ongoing issue since the previous version of Plex media server.

Hope you guys can fix this.

Thank you,



  • jhoward15jhoward15 Posts: 23Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Same here with the latest version of Chrome on a Chromebook - playing videos from Youtube via Watch Later just sit with a spinning circle like it's trying to buffer them.

  • jhoward15jhoward15 Posts: 23Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Apparently other browsers do work

  • donyzzdonyzz Posts: 164Members ✭✭

    Doesn't work in any browser for me. Nearly 4 months and this problem still hasn't been resolved. It's like the plex devs don't use this feature.

  • arphahatarphahat Posts: 1Members

    I'm also having this issue. Any updates?

  • bandman1967bandman1967 Posts: 5Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I was finally able to get permissions established to record yesterday. Now when I use the watch drop down there is NO playback button. In the past I had great success with mythtv in recording and watching live tv and am wondering what I need to do to get the live tv working?

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