Watch WebM Videos in Internet Explorer 9 With Google WebM for IE9 Plug-in

As you all know, Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) officially released by Microsoft with many fresh features, but unfortunately, it does not support WebM videos. IE 9 requires additional plug-in to play these high quality videos.

To help you, Google has released WebM for IE9 plug-in to watch WebM videos in Internet Explorer 9 on Windows 7 and Vista. If you are an IE9 user and want to watch WebM YouTube videos, just download and install this plug-in from

Note: This is a technology preview version, so it might not be stable. Here at my end, IE9 crashes while trying to play WebM video from YouTube.

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.


  1. Matthew Heaney

    Mar 17, 2011 at 2:26 am

    Did you file a bug report? Here’s a link for our bug reporting tool:

    What video(s) were you trying to play?

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