Internet Explorer - 9 (Is this support YouTube Videos?) RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    Windows-7 32 bit IE-9 doesn't play YouTube videos. I got one error in scripting side like "SCRIPT438: Object doesn't support property or method 'matchMedia'". 

    Could you pls confirm is this support or not and Is there any possible to play the videos?

    If is this not support then may i know the exact reason for that?


    Srikesavan. J

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 7:31 AM

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  • Hi!

    Can you play videos at any other website or is it not working on just YouTube?

    Best regards,

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    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 7:43 AM
  • Hi,

    IE9 or IE11 using IE emulation of IE9 and lower do not support matchMatch media. You should update your version of IE to v11.


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    Include links to problem websites (or problem youtube videos) with your questions.


    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 8:25 PM
  • Hi Rob,

    Thanks for the response. Is it possible to support match Media js to play youtube video's on IE9?

    If possible then tell me that solution for that.



    Friday, June 22, 2018 8:54 AM
  • Hi Leon,

    Thanks for the response. In Veoh sites working fine other than most of the sites are not supported.

    Best Regards


    Friday, June 22, 2018 8:57 AM