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How do I install Adobe Flash player?

I have had significant problems with watching flash video in 64-bit Ubuntu. Does anyone know of a good way to get flash running on the platform?
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Is Acrobat reader X coming to Ubuntu?

Do we know when Adobe release X reader for Ubuntu? It has some good features!
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Is there an equivalent to Adobe Creative Suite?

Adobe has the creative suite - are there any alternatives for Ubuntu?
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cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Problem with this file /tmp-air-nkhvxz-setup-error-while-loading-shared-libraries-libgtk-x11-2-0-so-0 I try to solve this problem and try to install libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0 sudo apt-get install ...
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How to install adobe reader .bin download from Adobe [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader? I am having Ubuntu operating system. I have downloaded file AdbeRdr9.5.1-1_i486linux_enu.bin file from Adobe. It is located in my ...
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Is there a way to enable commenting adobe PDF?

I have a PDF file, and I'd like to comment in adobe style. Is there a way to enable that somehow, or are there any alternatives?
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Is there any useful software for filling out pdf-forms other than Adobe Reader?

I have some pdfs that allow me to fill out forms and which also have a print button which is invisible on the printed output. At the moment I have to use Adobe Reader for this, but I'd prefer not to. ...
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Is there an open source alternative to “Adobe Digital Editions”?

For the moment I run Adobe Digital Editions under Wine to download ebooks burdened with ditigal restriction management. I only use it to open .acsm files supplied by ebook-shops, which contain ...
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Why did Adobe stop Flash Player for Linux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adobe will stop releasing new versions of Flash - what will happen to flash support in Ubuntu? I have heard Adobe claims they stopped developing Flash Player for Linux ...
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Where is the Adobe flash player Settings Manager?

I want to allow midomi website to access my microphone. The only way I know is to access this link http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager06.html . ...
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Is there an alternative to Adobe Flash?

I am having problems with Adobe Flash. I have the latest version installed for Firefox. It keeps crashing my computer and I was wondering if there was any alternative that works with videos that ...
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Adobe Lightroom 3 in Wine

Has anyone got Lightroom 3 working under wine? As with most posts out there, I have successfully completed the install, but where the photos should be (in grid view, loupe view or edit view) there are ...
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How do I open inDesign CS5 files?

this post may seem like a duplicate from my other post, "Is is possible to export Inkscape files for inDesign?" but this completely different. I need to open my inDesign CS5 files in Ubuntu but I ...
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Unable to join meetings at Adobe Connect?

I need to join some online meetings being held over Adobe Connect. After signing in, the meeting loading page opens and the progress bar goes from 0 to 100% with the message as connecting... However ...
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What is the latest news with Adobe AIR?

What are the latest news with Adobe AIR? Is someone planing to develop a support for AIR. My business is using Adobe AIR for digital signage software on PC. I prefer Linux but without support or any ...
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How do I switch Flash players?

Firefox shows that I've got Gnash installed, but in Synaptic I have the most recent Adobe Flashplayer. I've been having trouble with Flash content not working, and I'd like to try switching to the ...
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High CPU usage while playing Flash on 11.10

Hi guys from what I see by Googling around it's a common problem but somehow all the threads I've seen end in "Oooo Flash is terrible" and the post dies there. I'm experiencing a very high CPU usage ...
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Using Adobe Digital Editions to transfer books to the Nook, or a workaround

I've successfully installed Adobe Digital Editions using Wine in Linux Mint 10, and it appears that the program operates normally for the most part, as I can open eBooks and view my library. However, ...
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Is there a quick way to convert camera raw files to DNG?

Before I switched from Windows to Ubuntu for my daily computing, I used Adobe's Photoshop Lightroom for processing photos from my DSLR. Adobe made it really straightforward to batch convert from ...
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Mark PDF as Adobe PDF

There are several journal websites (typically Taylor and Francis) that require that all PDF files submitted to it for reviewing should be Adobe PDFs. The submission engine will not accept a PDF ...
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Unable to change preferences in Acroread v9.4.2

I can view the preferences but the selection boxes are all locked, as well as the Cancel and OK buttons. The only option is to close it. Have tried uninstall/re-install acroread but situation ...
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play audio that are embedded in pdf file

I have a PDF file that has audio embedded in it. In Windows the audio is played when I click the link after opening the pdf file in Adobe Reader. I opened the same file in adobe in Ubuntu, however am ...
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Why are 2 Adobe Flash Plugin on USC (Ubuntu Software Center)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: flashplugin-installer vs. flashplugin-nonfree vs. adobe-flashplugin As you know in Ubuntu Software Center is 2 times Adobe Flash Plugin. One is called Adobe Flash Plugin ...
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How to prevent the “Flash is required” popup from showing in Firefox and Chrome?

Flash is not, and will not be installed, so Firefox and Chrome (and others) nag me with the flash popup that it is not installed and is needed for certain websites. How do I block or prevent browsers ...
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Cannot install Adobe or Skype due to ia32-libs error

I don't usually post on such forums, but I finally gave up on figuring out what's going on here and I need some help. I need to install Adobe Reader. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 Precise x64 on Intel ...
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Flash On Firefox

Since Adobe recently dropped support for Firefox on Linux, I can't get flash player to work properly on Adobe Connect in Ubuntu. YouTube videos work fine, I only have problems with Adobe Connect. I ...
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Can't install Adobe Flash plugin

Every time I am try to install Adobe Flash plug-in via Ubuntu Software center, I get the error message: Package dependencies cannot be resolved I tried various commands in the terminal but I ...
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Adobe Flash not working in 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I cannot get Adobe Flash working in either Firefox or Chrome. I have tried the Flash-Aid plug in for Firefox but it has not made any ...
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How to make embedded videos work in PDFs created by LaTeX? [closed]

I am on Ubuntu 10.04 32-bit and using Adobe Reader 9. I am using LaTeX Beamer to create my slideshow. In Windows and MacOS I can open and play the embedded video in Adobe Reader. But I simply can't ...
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Problems with Adobe Flash Plugin in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Though the Software center is showing that "Adobe Flash Plugin" is installed in my computer, which is a Compaq Presario c700 running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, yet some websites like www.youtube.com is ...
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Flash replacement for Linux

I am using Adobe flash browser plugin 11.0 in Linux however playing a simple youtube clip causes the CPU to spike considerably on the npviewer.bin process with Firefox, the same is true for Chrome on ...
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Installation stuck on “Initializing Required Components” when trying to install Adobe Audition 3.0

I have installed adobe audition 3.0 using wine. The problem is that, when I am trying to launch it gets stuck on Initializing Required Components when it's loading. What can I do?
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App service alternative to Adobe Flash Media (Server & Live Encoder)

I am looking for an alternative to Adobe Flash Media Server and Adobe Flash Media Live Encoder that can offer on the same hardware better performance, quality and overall performance/stability. I will ...
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Adobe Flash .sol location

I've looked around the internet for a while and this forum/place and still can't find an answer. So, I decided to register and ask the question. I'm looking for the location of .SOLs when you play ...
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How to install Adobe Digital Editions

How can I install Adobe Digital Editions on Ubuntu? I've read that this is possible using Wine, but I can't download the installer from the Adobe page (as this installer is an online flash installer ...
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Running a Adobe AIR application on a headless remote server

I am trying to install an Adobe AIR file running ssh in a terminal (no GUI): sudo Adobe\ AIR\ Application\ Installer -silent -eulaAccepted MyAirApp.air But I receive the following error: (Adobe ...
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Pandora doesn't work with Firefox but with Chromium

I have a brand new installation of Ubuntu 11.1. When I installed I checked the box to download the updates while installing and I also installed the additional MP3 software for the plug-ins. For some ...
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Getting a weird message box on watching YouTube videos?

I am getting the message box shown in the screenshot below when watching videos on YouTube using Firefox 4.0.1. Also, Adobe Flash is crashing very often. It's not only YouTube, I can see this message ...
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Error in installation of Adobe Acrobat Reader - “The package is of bad quality”

To install Adobe Acrobat Reader in my Ubuntu 13.04 amd64bit I downloaded the .deb installation file from the Adobe-Website and opened the file using the Software center (as suggested while ...
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Cannot install adobe air on 13.10; i386 pkgs don't exist [duplicate]

I need Adobe Air for an important software that is only delivered via that platform, but it'll be used on a box that has Ubuntu x64. So there's no way around that. From my research, the consensus is ...
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Cannot install adobe flash player

I can't install Adobe Flash player. I tried terminal, Ubuntu Software Centre, and Synaptic Package Manager, but I got error message: flashplugin-installer: Depends: libnss3-1d but it is not going to ...
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Firefox cannot save Adobe Flash Player settings

When I visit a Flash based site the Flash Player tab pop-ups, as usual. Everyone knows that is not working (under Unity), so I tried to set things on Adobe's site. The only problem is that the Flash ...
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Flash Videos Break or Stutter Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 (freshly installed, not upgraded) and with my mozilla I downloaded the adobe flash player file and placed it in a folder called 'Plugins' after creating it in the firefox ...
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Is there a workaround to view Adobe Access (DRM) flash videos on any browser?

Ubuntu 13.04 Google Chrome 31.0.1650.57 (Official Build 235101) OS Linux JavaScript V8 3.21.18.7 Flash 11.9.900.152 When I try to watch xfinitytv shows via streaming (specifically homeland - ...
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How do I run a python script with Wine?

I'm using Calibre to manage my ebooks and I'm trying to install a plugin that will allow me to manage library books that I get through Adobe Digital Editions via Wine. I've got everything installed, ...
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Read out loud feature on acroread

I just installed adobe reader 9(acroread ) package from the ubuntu software center. I am trying to activate the read out loud feature but it doesn't seem to work. I have tried fixes mentioned ...
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Updated version of Adobe Reader

I'm not sure if this has been answered already...anyhow, I'm placing this question, so you could help. I've been a PC user for as long as I can remember, and I've just migrated to Ubuntu. So far the ...
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How do I simulate overprinting in Adobe Reader?

On both Mac and Windows when I print a document there is an advanced screen that allows me to select an option called Simulate Overprinting, however such an option doesn't appear on the Ubuntu ...
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acroread's drop down menus are blank? How can I fix this? [closed]

I have Adobe Acrobat Reader version 9.4.2. All my drop down menus are blank. How can I fix this? I can select menu items and stuff happens, but I have no idea what they are because there are no ...
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Error 131:4 when running Photoshop CS5 with wine? [closed]

I installed Photoshop CS5 following the instructions on WineHQ, but receive the 131:4 error with all of the CS5 programs. Is there a workaround for this?