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I installed flash for mozilla firefox, via ubuntu software center and via terminal.

I have mozilla, chromium and google chrome installed and flash content is not showed. For example I go to youtube and the flash player remains white as the background and nothing happen.

I want to use Google Chrome, so there I get Could not load Shockwave flash.

I searched some solutions and I found that I have to delete ~/.config/google-chrome/PepperFlash. Some users succeded. But I still have this error.

I rebooted the system and now google chrome crashes frequently.

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How did install flash? – Mitch May 17 '13 at 6:41
usc -> flash for mozilla and then i removed it. And via terminal i do not remember the command. I am on mobile and the command was something like 'sudo apt-get --install flashplayer-free' – Angrry May 17 '13 at 7:18
I removed flash from usc after i tested it in firefox, and it not worked – Angrry May 17 '13 at 7:23
Angrry - you appear to have two accounts. Please click the contact us link at the bottom of the page and ask for your two accounts to be merged. Thanks. – fossfreedom May 17 '13 at 18:59
you can try: sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras – sa77 Jul 14 '13 at 17:38

Try installing flash this way. Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below:

sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer
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should I reboot ? – Angrry May 17 '13 at 8:48
No need, but it wouldn't hurt? – Mitch May 17 '13 at 8:49
i will try that when i arrive home – Angrry May 17 '13 at 9:21
From the question: "I want to use Google Chrome". The flashplugin-installer has no effect on Google Chrome with its built-in Pepper-Flash. – gertvdijk Jul 14 '13 at 17:52
The OP also mentioned having Firefox, and Chromium. To try to have one browser work is better than nothing. – Mitch Jul 14 '13 at 19:56

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