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Flash Webcam non responsive

I've installed and re-installed flash many times on my laptop (Philco 14d-p744lm)

When I use a website that uses the webcam in Flash, for example, Chatroulette or Omegle, and i click on "allow" to allow my webcam to turn on, it doesn't do anything.

This does not happen in Windows 7. What do I need to install/use to make my laptop webcam work with Flash? The problem is not with my webcam because I can use webcam perfectly fine on Skype!

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

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marked as duplicate by con-f-use, Jorge Castro, izx, jrg Aug 21 '12 at 1:22

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It's a known bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/adobe-flashplugin/+bug/865672

Here's a workaround: http://www.ironzebra.com/news/42/how-to-get-flash-webcam-to-work-on-ubuntu-linux

Both taken from this answer: Flash Webcam non responsive

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This still doesn't fix the problem for me. –  namuol Dec 21 '13 at 5:11
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