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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How do I install adobe flashplayer in ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering how I can install the adobe flashplayer from this site: https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ I have no experience with the formats that are available there. There is no .deb version of ...
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How can I install the flash player for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering if someone could tell me how to install the adobe flashplayer for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04. Thanks
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Ubuntu Web Browser (16.04) - Flash plugin problem

I just upgraded my laptop from 14.04 to 16.04 version of Ubuntu and I found a new browser named Ubuntu web Browser, so I tried it. It ran well, but there's a problem that I can't play any flashplayer ...
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Problem flashing Ubuntu Touch Firmware on Aquaris M10 (frieza)

I have the new bq Aquaris M10 tablet. The device was recognized by my Linux machine using adb devices. I tried making my filesystem writable using phablet-config writable-image. Well, this turned ...
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Black screen flashes on second monitor on Ubuntu 16

I upgrade my Ubuntu from 15 to 16 yesterday and after fixing some hiccups most things are working fine. However, I have one very annoying bug that lets my external monitor (connected to laptop) ...
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16.04LTS: Any way to install Adobe Flash on a live USB

I am currently in a bit of a pickle, for quite some time I have been running both Linux (Arch to be exact) and Windows on two separate HDD's. After my Win drive failed I decided to save up for two 1TB ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Adobe Flash Player install problem

I have problem with Adobe Flash Player. While using opera, few of pages show me that I don't have flash installed. When I run this command in terminal: sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer, ...
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How well does ubuntu work with emmc storage? In terms of read/write count

I have a Acer Iconia W4 820 Windows 8.1 tablet with 64 bit Atom z3740, but the Windows is 32 bit. For some time I will have to use Ubuntu on it. So, I wanted to ask: How well is Ubuntu with respect to ...
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PepperFlash Problems

I need help with a 'Flash' issue on my 32 bit Ubuntu 15.10. While I am not a complete novice to Linux I am no means an expert, and it appears I need one that can talk a proverbial five year old ...
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Boot Disk Locked up, no permission to see the content

I have Ubuntu 15.10 on my laptop. I leave it on all the time, and this morning, while I wasn't using it, flash installed on my system, and my boot partition was completely filled up. Also, firefox ...
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Is it possible to install Flash on Aquaris M10 tablet?

I would like to watch videos on bbc.co.uk/news and this currently requires Flash. A the moment Firefox does not work well on the tablet (the touch keyboard does not come up so can't search) but I'm ...
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Installing Google Apps on Genymotion

I would like to open Android apps under Ubuntu. Tried to follow this topic: ...
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flash player working in firefox and not in chrome

I have ubuntu 14.04 and latest firefox and chrome versions, videos are working on firefox normally but on chrome is not working, I tried both sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and ...
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distorted images, flash not loading properly, and chrome crashing on start

Yesterday I noticed several strange things happening. I noticed flash crash on BBC iplayer - I could not get it to start properly even after re-installing - it will load, but when you press play it ...
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How do I get Flash updated for 15.04 (Vivid)? [duplicate]

I'm running 15.04, and I generally use Firefox for most stuff. Since February, Firefox has deprecated Flash with extreme prejudice: Flash Player Plugin on Linux 11.2.202.554 to 11.2.202.559 ...
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Video playback causing system freeze, are settings for add-ons incorrect?

While online my system keeps freezing while watching video, with the error message “This window might be busy and is not responding. Do you want to terminate the application?” . At that point I have ...
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Windows vs Linux/Ubuntu when it comes to Videos

I had made a sort of interview with Non-programmer using Linux. Recently, the article was posted somewhere in FB and several people contacted me; most of the approach: "Open Software FTW!", which is ...
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why not “flashplugin-installer: downloading” using the local mirror?

I'm Behind the GreatFireWall, every times update flashplugin-installer, I'll see it frozen at "flashplugin-installer: downloading ...
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Manually download flashplugin-installer

When my web browser informs me that my version of Flash is outdated, I update with the command $ sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer Which works fine except the download is very slow (e.g., ...
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Websites erroneously believe I don't have Flash installed

With Firefox, I have been to a number of websites, such as Hulu, for video streaming that return an error message that I don't have Flash installed. Well, of course I do. I can play YouTube videos ...
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is the current Adobe Flash 'ransomware vulnerability' affecting Ubuntu users?

Currently there is an important release from Adobe telling users to update their Flash after learning of certain vulnerabilities where users computer are infected with ransomware. One of the many news ...
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flash player not working on Ubuntu 14.04 with Chrome for Linux

My flash player isnt working anymore on my Xubuntu 14.04 and Chrome for Linux but it is working on Firefox. I did several researchs on internet, and haven't found any solution yet. I removed adobe ...
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How do I run installation programs?

Whenever I try installing a new program or plugin like say, Flash player, it downloads the folder and opens it in the archive Manager. The only option there is to extract the files instead of simply ...
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Need Chromium/Adobe Flash player on 32 bit syatem

I'm new to ubuntu(ubuntu 14.04) and have an ancient 32-bit system.I need the flash player to run(latest version).SO,for that,How do i install chromium?.i already tried using the command terminal(sudo ...
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Using flash modem on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a flash modem Huawei model E160G. It works great on 14.04 but I am not able to read the amount of data I have used or how much I have left. If I plug the flash into a Windows computer, a ...
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How to install pepper flash

I cant install pepper flash on lubuntu 15.10 I want to get it running on chromium 32 bit system.
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Why are there so many flash packages? [duplicate]

Why are there so many options for flash player? adobe-flashplugin? flashplugin-installer? flashplugin-nonfree-extrasound?
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Xfinity video not playing

When I try to watch Xfinity/Comcast videos, the actual video does not load. I have installed Flash, then installed Pipelight and enabled Silverlight, Flash, Shockwave, and Unity3d. Other Silverlight ...
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I repeatedly get error while installing

Whenever I try to install anything I repeatedly get the error below and then the installation stops. Moreover I also get the error that I have to fix the Ubuntu software center but I cant due this ...
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Pepper flash plugin for 32-bit support has ended?

Does anyone know if the 32-bit of pepper flash plugin support has ended? I use chromium btw.
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Flashing lights when I view videos in Facebook

I can't view videos properly as there is flashing light from the sides of screen in Facebook. Whenever I play videos the light comes from nowhere from right and left of the video or sometimes on ...
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How do I install Adobe Flash Player on Gnome 3.4.2?

I've tried many things that I've seen on this page but I always get some error messages, someone help! Thanks to this page I was able to solve things on this tablet, like watching videos on youtube ...
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flash player on ubuntu 12.04.4

I run ubuntu 12.04.4 and the flash payer is said to be up to date by firefox analyser, but sometimes it shows pictures fine, at other times is shows blurred and discolored pictures. what command ...
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Unable to to find a medium containing a live file system - boot from flash drive [duplicate]

I have been running Ubuntu 15.10 on my Acer E5-573G-52G3 laptop (windows 10) from a 32GB flash drive using the "Try Ubuntu without installing" option. The reason for this is that I am waiting to ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server 12.04 from USB without Internet Access?

Dears, I am installing ubuntu server 12.04 on HP Proliant DL 360 server. I downloaded the iso file from ubuntu site and create USB bootable flash using YUMI and universal-usb-installer. The HP ...
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Flash and twitch.tv crashing

I have recently installed Ubuntu and updated it to 14.04 LTS. I also installed Ubuntu restricted extras and youtube seemed to be working fine but when I tried to watch twitch.tv, the Mozilla Firefox ...
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A user can't access hard disks and USB flash drives

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and I have 5 users (including guest). One of them is totally broken! It's name is Foo (And it is an administrator). When I log in to this user, nothing appears but desktop ...
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Flashplayer support needed for starsports videos

I know there is a problem with flash player. In my case I have 64 bit ubuntu 12.04 system. Youtube videos works fine, gifs works fine and even i have played flash games. But the problem is when I ...
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How Do I Update Firefox's Adobe flash and Chrome's Version(alng with the Unity Plugin)

I am Not sure How to Update Adobe flash On My PC. It Says "Fire Fox Has Banned The Outdated Plugin Adobe flash from running on this site"and when I click on unblock it says that it needs to be updated ...
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HELP! Screen blinks black EVERY TIME I load youtube video or any flash website

So the screen goes black for about 1.5 seconds whenever I click a new youtube video. I have tried with Chrome, Firefox and Chromium. I have tried every solution out there: Hardware acceleration= ...
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How do I format my flash drive?

So it seems like my 32GB Flash drive has something wrong with it and its registered as full even though im only using 1.7gbs. Now you may think it might not be that big of a deal but I need it to move ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Firefox hangs on facebook with one CPU core stuck at 100%

I have been having an issue for about a month now where Firefox intermittently hangs when browsing facebook - either when scrolling through the homepage feed or browsing pictures. I can reproduce the ...
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Can I run Flash player for my browser in sandbox?

Flash player has a lot of Vulnerabilities. I have disabled the plug-in for security reasons, but there are times when content needs it. Can I run Flash player for my browser in a sandbox (isolated)? ...
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cant switch webcams in flash player settings

Every time I want to enable my webcam or microphone in a program, the regular flash screen pops up and I need click allow or deny. However I can not click allow or deny, it is not responding to my ...
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Flash Player Issue

I am having problem with flash player in Ubuntu 15.10 (Mozilla Firefox and Chromium).
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HELP INSTALLING FROM FLASH DRIVE

Basically, I got ubuntu on a flash drive. I get my bootup menu i select the flash drive with ubuntu i select install ubuntu i get nothing but a black scree thats it nothing else I have an ASUS ...
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Failure to download extra data

how to stop Failure to download extra data flashplugin - installer information , i have downloaded the data two times but still get the message ?
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How to add flash drive to apt get? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 15.10 on flash drive and need to get some files from mode. I did sudo mount /dev/sdb1 /mnt to connect the usb drive. How do I get apt-get to know where my Ubuntu files are? I have a ...
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Nexus 4 struck at google logo after flashing localy build ubuntu images

Download the ubuntu-touch pahblet code base and build images for nexus 4 devices (mako) as mentioned in the site - https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/porting-new-device/. Tried ...
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Can I use rest of the USB with persistent Live USB

I want to use Ubuntu on USB flash memory. I dont want to start "from scratch" everytime I boot Ubuntu from that USB. I decided to make a persistent USB flash. My question is: Can I still use flash ...