Archive for the ‘Netflix Watch Instantly’ Category

If you are receiving a Silverlight Error 1001 when trying to play Netflix Watch Instantly titles, the cause of this error is that there are missing fonts on OS X. In particular, you are missing certain Arial and Verdana fonts. There are two solutions to be able to resolve this matter. The first being you […]


So over this weekend, I hit this error message stating that my account has been used to watch movies instantly from 4 different computers on my new PC plus an extremely scary message saying that to call to verify that my account is not being accessed by unauthorized parties. Thinking back to myself, I indeed have used […]


Netflix seems to be testing some new promotions. When I go to the Netflix site in Firefox, the site offers me unlimited hours for their watch instantly feature but if I use Internet Explorer to go there, it offers me the same regular plans of every dollar you spend, you get an hour of watching […]


While surfing the web this morning, I came across an interesting site.  It looks like it is still in development but it seems like a couple of guys have put up a forum to help people with Netflix instant viewing.  Netflix currently doesn’t not have any type of support forum and this may help customer’s troubleshoot there […]


When dealing with software, there are so many different situations that you can fall into just depending on your computer.  Every computer is different.  There are so many variables with a computer that not every user is going to have the same experience as the next.  Because of this, you will probably get some errors […]


One of the requirements for Netflix instant viewing feature is that you have service pack 2 installed on your machine. Sometimes, the user agent string gets altered and it is not reporting as you have service pack 2 installed anymore. Since the instant viewing feature requires you to have service pack 2 install to even download […]


One of the many questions people seem to have about Netflix’s instant viewing feature is about support for other browsers and operating systems.  There may not be a way to view instant viewing on a Mac yet (unless you run parallels  or bootcamp) but there is a way to use instant viewing in firefox.  Technically, […]