Youtube not working correctly?

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    Hello all, got my Droid a few weeks ago from Amazon and I haven't been able to get the Youtube app to work correctly, either over 3G or on my wifi. Whenever I start up a video the first 5 seconds or so play correctly then the video just freezes and the audio keeps playin...anyone ever have this problem? Its getting quite annoying, my video recording doesn't work either, whenever I record video I record and it seems to work but when I stop the recording it always ends in having to force close the application.

    Is my phone possibly defective?
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    Possibly. If you're in your first 30 days I'd take it back.

    If a video needs flash then Droid can't play those - yet. It's coming. But if your own videos are doing the same thing then something is wrong.

    If you prefer not taking it back you can try a hard factory reset to see if this solves the problem. An app may be an issue, and if that's the case you may see it on your next phone too.
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    Known issue with YouTube. If you try several times you will eventually get a different server and it will work. It's not a issue with your phone at all
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    Did you not see this part of his post?
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    HHMM???? I certainly over read that. No coffee yet......sorry.

    That issue would constitute a return. Thats a given
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    Just an update for anyone with a similar issue, I ended up exchanging it for a new one and everything is working perfectly now. Thanks for the advice guys.

    As a side note, Amazon was extremely easy to deal with. Called them Wednesday night (~6pm) and had the new phone in my hands the next day (~5pm), so kudos to them.
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