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How do I fix Flash issues?

i can't watch Youtube videos in my opera browser on Ubuntu 10.04, the page is fully loaded but the space where the player is to be is blank (black) and i have flash player installed but it still won't work... any advices on the matter?

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marked as duplicate by Luis Alvarado, belacqua, Jorge Castro, Ringtail, Mik Nov 16 '12 at 16:08

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does it works on any other browser? if not, try this : sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras – penreturns Aug 1 '12 at 0:55

Remove or disable Video-Downloading Extensions , No-Script , or Flash Block like extensions and give it a try. If that does not help try removing or disabling all extra added extensions.

Also checkout

Also Adobe has announced it plans to discontinue the stand-alone Flash Player for Linux.

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actually there isn't any extensions, so i was wondering which one i need to get? – Azul Mascara May 16 '12 at 21:05
Do you have any graphics driver installed , check if it is properly installed .Try Removing flash completely , do a new installation of Flash. – atenz May 17 '12 at 6:23

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