Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

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Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by MacPhin »

For two days now I've been trying to listen to RM while at work. I have it bookmarked so I just click and it usually comes right up. All I've been getting it the rotating cirle thingy that says that it's tyring to connect, but never does. I've also tried typing it in myself, but no luck. Has anyone else been having problems connecting (not through Sirrus?)? I'm jones-ing here for my radio. Too quiet.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by gunthermoose »

FWIW

Working through sirius fine...as well as through flash on RM
Not working on windows media player though
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by Left Field ParrotHead »

I used to have that problem with the Windows Media Player too. Switched to the Adobe Flash player and I haven't had a problem since...

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by tigzoe »

If you have itunes installed on your computer at work, it is listed under the streaming radio option. It is listed under reggae/island.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by MacPhin »

I don't have iTunes at work, but do at home, so no problem.
I will try a different media player while I'm here at work. I can't stand the quiet (and the guy in the office on the other side of my cube wall who keeps clearing his throat really loud every 2 minutes). :roll:
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by LonePalmDawg »

Adobe flash works for me at work.
Give it a shot.

Didn't know the Itunes tip, thanks!

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by Left Field ParrotHead »

MacPhin wrote:I don't have iTunes at work, but do at home, so no problem.
I will try a different media player while I'm here at work. I can't stand the quiet (and the guy in the office on the other side of my cube wall who keeps clearing his throat really loud every 2 minutes). :roll:
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by The Lost Manatee »

I haven't been able to use the WMP for a while and the Adobe Flash player crashes every 2 to 3 hours. I now live the page open so that I close the pop up, then click on the link and I'm back in action.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

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I haven't been able to use the WMP for a while and the Adobe Flash player crashes every 2 to 3 hours. I now live the page open so that I close the pop up, then click on the link and I'm back in action.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by clearlakeparrot »

Windows sucks never again :evil:

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by jimsig »

Same issue here with WMP. Thought it was just an issue I was having.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by jayparrot46 »

hi i had trouble geting on last night but i just checked it and is working now i used the adobe flash player but could not get on rm at all last night

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by Nighthawk »

works perfectly fine on winamp
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by daveymiller »

hey I'm not getting RM on either WMP or flash. Anyine else or is it just me? :-?


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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by springparrot »

Nothing here either

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by jayparrot46 »

i cant get it to work as well

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by conched »

Can't get RM with TuneIn radio app, but can with SiriusXM App.

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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by Bfan53again »

Given that RM seldom changes its setlist you're really not missing anything if you can't get it....... :roll:
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by tigzoe »

Bfan53again wrote:Given that RM seldom changes its setlist you're really not missing anything if you can't get it....... :roll:
:lol: I haven't been able to listen to RM or NSR since I updated Firefox.
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Re: Problem with Radio Margaritaville??

Post by springparrot »

It is working today :D

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