I can't view or play videos on Facebook.

If you're having trouble playing videos on Facebook, here are some things you can try.

Restart your browser and computer:
  • Close your Internet browser and restart your computer.

Check your Internet connection:
  • If your Internet connection is slow, try restarting your router or modem (Internet connection device).
  • If you're using Wi-Fi, try reconnecting to your network or connecting to a different network.

Update your browser:
  • Update to the most recent version of your web browser (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer).
  • If your computer is running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP or an earlier version of Windows, the issue you're experiencing may be fixed by using a different browser.

Let us know if you're still having issues with playing video:
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