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I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on my computer from a live USB. I'm not able to watch Youtube videos. Am I able to install adobe flash and if so how do I add it to the live USB.

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You may need to enable persistance, if you want to install once and use it after reboot. Please check this https://help.ubuntu.com/community/LiveCD/Persistence#Introduction (Thanks @Henry Gibson)

And you have to enable multiverse source.

Applications->System Tools->Preferences->Software & Updates.

Select Ubuntu Software tab and select the entry which (multiverse)

Now, execute these commands to install Flashplugin in Ubuntu 13.04

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer
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I thought that default live USBs didn't have persistence between boots. Do you not need to set up persistence? –  Henry Gibson May 4 '13 at 7:33
    
Thanks @HenryGibson. Updated the answer –  thefourtheye May 4 '13 at 8:05
    
Hello and thanks for your help. Let me explain the situation. My hard drive failed so my friend instructed me to b –  CeeJay May 4 '13 at 18:16
    
ugin-installer (11.2.202.280ubuntu0.12.10.1) ... Errors were encountered while processing: linux-image-3.8.0-19-generic linux-image-extra-3.8.0-19-generic E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) Not sure what to do now:-(. –  CeeJay May 4 '13 at 18:29
    
Can you update this error in your question itself? –  thefourtheye May 4 '13 at 18:33
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