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Flash Players and Flash in general (the format etc). Use this tag if you have trouble enabling or installing Flash in ubuntu.

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Cannot Play DRM-protected Flash on Ubuntu 14.10 (Amazon, HBO Go, XFINITY etc), even with Pepper Flash and HAL

Currently Using Google Chrome Version 40.0.2214.10 beta (64-bit) Ubuntu 14.10 There was a time when I could watch streaming video on my computer, but at some point it seems I've lost that ability. ...
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Boot Ubuntu on Windows 8.1 Laptop

I can't boot Ubuntu from my USB FLASH DRIVE from my Sony Vaio Laptop (Windows 8.1) UEFI What's wrong with my laptop ?
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How do I install Ubuntu from my flash drive?

I got a copy of Ubuntu on my flash drive, but how do I install it on my laptop? It's a Dell Latitude D420. It has an Intel core duo. I took it to have some repairs made and the technician installed ...
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Ubuntu on Flash USB rather than SSD: performance penalty when not r/w-intense use?

I plan to turn my fanless HTPC completely silent, exchanging the current HDD for a silent runner. All I expect to do with the machine is to run a media client (XBMC), streaming my media via a network ...
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Installed Flash plugin version 13 - video still not working

I just installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 Utopic Unicorn and I updated the Flash plugin to version 13. I checked Firefox "add-ons" and visited http://tsn.ca and http://ufc.com. Both websites claimed that I ...
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in Ubuntu 14.04 face-book app not runing videos

i have installed the facebook app on my Ubuntu 14.04 computer. I can't see any videos when it runs. I have already installed flash player. However, if I open face-book from firefox the videos play ...
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Flash Plugins required [duplicate]

I have recently upgraded OS to 14.10 from 14.04. I am facing issue with Flash Plug-ins. My default browser is Chromium but i am not getting suitable plug-ins for this browser. I tried installing ...
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Screen flashing on install

im trying to install Ubuntu but when i boot and try to install from USB DVD drive the screen is flashing i can just about make out what it is asking me and i can install but even after boot up the ...
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What's wrong with Ubuntu's/Linux's support for NTFS on flash devices

It seems like every time I use a flash drive or SD card formatted as NTFS with Ubuntu a problem always arises. I have a dead 8Gb flash drive with a bad supper block after using it. Not too long ago I ...
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How to flash bios on Shuttle XPC with USB stick [duplicate]

I want to update bios on my machine with SZ87R000.201 version. I am running on Ubuntu 14.04 and I have a USB stick and a DVD-ROM available. The FAQ on Shuttle website has instruction only for Windows ...
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i can't download adobe flash player [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 14.04 and i need to download adobe flash player,but when i go to the main page on the bottom right corner on top of the download button it says "Note: Your antivirus software must allow ...
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Youtube causing black screen in chrome?

The issue started when I updated google chrome to the latest version; I'm not positive, but I think I went from version 31 to 38. When I go to youtube and click to play a video, the screen goes black ...
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No sound in Chrome browser (flash, HTML5) in Kubuntu 12.04

I am running Kubuntu 12.04 LTS and latest Chrome browser. Since some update, I cannot get any sound when running any flash video or game within Chrome or even HTML5 videos like YouTube. I have tried ...
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Trouble running executable files on Ubuntu

Im a newbie to Ubuntu, just installed it on my Chromebook yesterday, and was trying to install the Linux version of Adobe Flash Projector (lets you play flash games out of browser) After I extracted ...
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Flash crashes and reboots computer

. Hi! and thanks for your help in advance. Recently I bought a laptop with an A8-6410B. I installed ubuntu 14.10 without issues but when using sites like youtube, the computer crashes and reboots by ...
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YouTube annotations not working on Firefox 33.0 (Kubuntu 14.10)

After updating my Kubuntu to 14.10, I can not see the video annotations on YouTube videos. I tried to turn off Flash Player, but the annotations does not work neither in the HTML5 player. Any ideas? ...
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How do I install a Flash player in Chromium? [duplicate]

I have two web browsers: Chromium, and Mozilla Firefox. Firefox let see Flash videos but with Chromium, I can not see Flash videos. How may I add Flash playback ability to Chromium?
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ubuntu phone OS Installation Guide [duplicate]

Pros, I have huawei y300-151 smartphone right now running , google android os 4.2.2 , I want install UBUNTU OS on my phone can anyone provide me the rom compatible with my OS and a detailed ...
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Can't launch Stand-alone flash projector

When I launch the program i get this error ./flashplayer: error while loading shared libraries: libXcursor.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory and when i do sudo apt-get ...
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How to uninstall Lubuntu 14.04.1 in a dual boot (Windows 7/Lubuntu) system

I installed Lubuntu 14.04.1 on a USB flash drive in a windows 7 system. Now every time i turn the computer on it boots to grub rescue. To enter to both Lubuntu or Windows I have to enter to BIOS boot ...
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How to have one browser with Flash and Java?

I can't run Java web apps in Chrome/Chromeium and I can't run Flash in Firefox (Both sites shown in images works in opposite browser) Is it possible for me, running Ubuntu 14.10 to use one ...
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Unity/Gnome flashplugin dialog freezes session

Upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10 and now when I launch Unity or Gnome sessions the session draws the desktop, hangs, and then offers this dialog: Data files for some packages could not be downloaded. ...
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Full screen issue with flash player

I have an issue regarding flash player, in some cases it works perfectly fine (Youtube), but when trying to use the full screen feature on Facebook or Twitch.tv it succeeds the first time, however if ...
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Install pepper flash player for Chromium on an offline PC?

Where can I get the offline installers for pepper flash player plugin for Chromium? I have an offline PC and I need to install pepper on it. How can I do it?
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Youtube causes black screen

Whenever I try to load any youtube video(HTML or otherwise), the entire screen goes black. The OS is still running, and the video is still playing the sound, but the screen is black. I tried ...
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Slowness and instability after some minutes of html videos

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and after a few minutes watching Flash streaming videos the OS is slow and unstable. In any browser. I have a Dell Latitude E6400 laptop with Intel Core2 Duo CPU T9400, 2.53GHz, ...
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Youtube Full Screen Problem

there is something wrong with my Youtube so my flash player, when i make it fullscreen, the margins of the player (pause, volume etc.) doesn't dissappear and it's a bit annoying, any solutions?? ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 sudden freezes and 100% disk usage

Sometimes I just casually browse web and out of nowhere my disk is usage is 100% and everything freezes. I have 64 bits ubuntu 14.04 with all updates. My pc spec is i5 4670k, integrated GPU and 4gb of ...
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How to install adobe flash player [duplicate]

I tried some commands sudo apt-get install flash / flash player/ adobe flash player and It didn’t worked. Help me out installing Adobe flash Player.
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chromium 37.0 cannot detect flash player in Ubuntu 14.10

I follow this question Chromium 34 and later cannot detect flash plugin and also install pepper flash plugin by using this command sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree but it didn't work.
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Ubuntu screen goes black after loading youtube

While loading YouTube videos on Ubuntu 14.4 my screen goes black and yet everything still works, lights on the keyboard and the video plays. No amount of pressing buttons (ctrl+alt+f1, power button, ...
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No sound in Flash in Google Chrome 38

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10 and Google Chrome 38, but I don't hear any sound when I try to play Flash media. Sound works okay when I view HTML5 media such as YouTube videos, and also when I view ...
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Steam games to a flash drive [duplicate]

I have more problems than you can shake a stick at. I want to be able to play my steam games on a flash drive because i am using a chromebook (x86) and it does not have enough storage. my problem is ...
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Flash doesn't work in firefox after upgrade Kubuntu to 14.10

I upgraded Kubuntu 14.04-x64 to 14.10. Now flash does not work in Firefox. Now flash is an empty area which sometimes is black when cursor is under it. But flash still works in Chromium.
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Flash player needed in Firefox?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and I always installed every update needed. But, I have a question now: I'm using Firefox now, and I can watch without any problem any video from youtube, for example. But, ...
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Flash/media content in browser slows entire system

I'm a newbie to Linux and whilst I really like all the different OS' that I've tried (I'm on Ubuntu at the minute but I've tried nearly all of them), I keep running into the same problem. The second ...
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Difference between chmod x on a live and permanent installation

I have Kubuntu 14.04 installed two different ways. On my home desktop, I have it fully installed. I also have a live usb flash drive installation for use on my laptop and other PCs. My problem is ...
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Xfinity tv not using pipelight flash

I have ubuntu 14.04 with pipelight installed. When I try to watch videos on xfinitytv.comcast.net, it says i'm using flash 11.2. When I go to the adobe site, it tells me I'm using 15. Why do some ...
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Adobe Flash Player installed but not detected by Chrome

I realize there are a wealth of question on Adobe Flash in Chrome on Ubuntu, but I can not find an answer to this on Google or the StackExchange network. I have for months now experienced the "choppy ...
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Flash Player not working on Chromium bleeding edge canary builds

I am using the bleeding chromium canary from this location: chromium canary builds But i didnt find any help in getting flashplayer to work with these builds. Is there any way i can use flash player ...
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Lubuntu 14.04.1 youtube not working without html5

I've just installed Lubuntu 14.04.1 and when I tried to go to youtube I coudldn't read a video. I am using the firefox which is automatically installed when installing lubuntu , the shockwave flash ...
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Pause flash player (from script/media button)

I would like being able to play/pause youtube videos (or other flash player instances showing videos) using the media keys on my keyboard (or from a script). I could not find a suitable firefox ...
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Miniclip game does not load

I have chromeium and I have installed the flash player for it. The flash videos are fine, on youtube, facebook, but the miniclip games does not load, what I have to do?
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Flash player not detected for some sites and youtube videos in Chromium

I'm following below instructions Chromium 34 and later cannot detect flash plugin But in some Youtube videos I got The adobe flash player is required for video playback and some website show the same ...
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How to install Adobe Flash Plugin 11.1.102.63 using Chromium in recently upgraded Ubuntu 14.04.1 [duplicate]

Since upgrading from Ubuntu 12.10 to 14.04.1, I have been unable to get Adobe Flash Plugin 11.1.102.63 to operate. I click download and it appears that the download was successful but then nothing ...
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14.04 chromium pepper flash plugin binary zeros in /etc/chromium-browser/default [closed]

Hi this isn't a question, rather an answer because this site won't let me comment on existing questions like: Chromium 34 and later cannot detect flash plugin or Flash player not working in 14.04 ...
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How to install flash payer in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? [duplicate]

How to install flash payer in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ? Also how to get the root permission ?...
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Adobe Flash for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS not working

I know there are a lot of questions about this, I have tried many of them. I still cannot utilize Adobe on my Chromium. I have updated and reinstalled and still nothing. I am fairly new to Ubuntu and ...
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With an Ubuntu live USB, does the flash stick get written to?

If I am running Ubuntu or one of its offshoots "live" from a USB flash stick, does the stick get written to, or are there only read operations? How about if persistence is disabled?
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why does chrome ask for my keychain [duplicate]

new to Ubuntu so I know you'll be patient with me. I'm running 14,04lts up to date. been having problems with flash across various browsers, one solution I found was to install google chrome. Sort of ...