Following my recent post regarding Silverlight, unfortunately I have hit disaster. When the audio starts, it sounds choppy with a double-echo or reverb. In short it is unusable. All other audio works fine, even on the same webpage, but as soon as you try and listen to a Silverlight widget it sounds terrible.
Googling “silverlight rdp choppy” in desperation has not filled me with confidence, there are a number of posts including: Continue Reading
We have to be able to play Silverlight media on our two virtual Windows Server 2003 servers. This is completely unavoidable, because you first need to authenticate via an Active-X website, so any option of using Moonlight on Linux was impossible.
The problem that we had was that when we clicked on the Play Media button, there were two pop ups stating ”This page has an unspecified potential security risk” followed by another stating “A problem was encountered with the media file specified.”
I tried bypassing our proxy server; I ensured that the Internet Enhanced Security was uninstalled; I tried adding the relevant sites to “Trusted sites”; I tried reducing Trusted Sites to “Low” security; I brought all the critical updates up-to-date. Nothing seemed to make a difference. Continue Reading