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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Copy file from /home/Download to flash drive: terminal works, GUI failed

When I tried to copy a file from /home/Download to a flash drive, it says Error while copying to “Tony” and The destination is read-only. And then I tried the command tony@tony-computer:~...
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Running updates after fresh install greatly slows down browsing / flash videos

I have an old laptop which I only use to watch youtube videos while I am waiting for something else to finish on my main computer. its an Intel Pentium M 1.8 Ghz, 1GB RAM Toshiba laptop. I have ...
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I need newest adobe flash player (11.4.0) [duplicate]

I need newest adobe flash player for ubuntu but i can't find and can't download help please i need newest version
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I want to know best flash tool name for Samsung mobile root [on hold]

I want to root my Samsung mobile.Already,I am using sp flash tool but no work.My running Os Ubuntu 16.04
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All of my USB flash drives are read only

All of my USB flash drives are in read only when I connect to my computer. I'm just trying to put a few files from my computer onto a flash drive. I have done this before successfully but no matter ...
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Ubuntu on a flashdrive [on hold]

I am an experienced Windows and Chrome user, and I paid a computer shop to put Ubuntu on a flash drive for me. It runs well on my Windows desktop, but I cannot save the programs I download. Is there a ...
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Ubuntu suddenly broke audio, apt-get and flash

I was using my computer normally until I noticed something wasn't right and I rebooted it. Then I couldn't browse webs with flash with chrome, couldn't load an HTML5 video from youtube. When I try to ...
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I cannot watch streaming video with firefox 47.0 on 14.04

I am able to use Firefox to watch videos on some sites such as Youtube or Dailymotion (perhaps these are HTML5?) but I cannot watch video or listen to streaming audio on sites such as cnn.com, cbc.ca ...
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Write data to USB flash drive directly (write-around)

is it possible to enable writing data directly to flash drive only when it have defined by me in udev-rules by ATTRS{idVendor}? I made rule for this flash in /etc/udev/rules.d/: KERNEL=="sd?[0-9]", ...
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Adobe Reader doesn't show .flv files. Ubuntu 14.04

I created a .flv file and have inserted in a beamer presentation. My problem is that as I understand to view pdf files with video I use adobe reader. No problem to install, but when I try to watch the ...
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Not able to play youtube videos - Failed to load “libpepflashplayer.so”

I am getting the following errors when I play a YouTube video: Failed to load "libpepflashplayer.so" Freswrapper is a translation layer which needs PPAPI plugin backend. Ensure your system have "...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS - there is no new flash player in repo [duplicate]

I use ubuntun 14.04. A few days ago my browser again started to say that flash plugin is old. I, as usually did: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer However, I got: ...
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Using flash player on a 32-bit machine

This is kind of two problems bundled together. I'll focus on only one and I'll try to be as specific as possible: I don't have flash player installed on Firefox, I started looking and it turns out ...
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Very busy and overheated CPU while playing flash games

I have a very strange problem - when I play any basic browser flash game, CPU goes literally mad, it becomes very busy and overheated. I tried different browsers - did not help I tried playing ...
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Can not watch any videos on Youtube using Ubuntu 14.04

I have been trying to solve this issue but no luck so far. I tried two of these link1 and link2links out of many. I also manually installed the flash from Adobe here but no luck. I can hear only the ...
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Flash installation issue Kubuntu 16.04

Every time I startup or reboot my PC I get the following notification that flash needs to be installed : When I say "Ok" it starts the installation procedure but it stops and gives me the following ...
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Pipelight flash plugin installation doesnt work with 16.04

I have recently installed 16.04 as a replacement for a 14.04. Reinstalling flash plugin with pipelight, I have followed the french ubuntu page for installing pipelight. Everything seems to work fine ...
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Is the Flash plugin on Chrome safer than Firefox?

I was always very happy with Firefox and never felt the need to change to Chrome. But Adobe has stopped supporting Flash on Linux and Google has taken over this task. Though Google only supports its ...
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Ubuntu 16.04, Firefox: YouTube works, EarthCam.com doesn't

Ubuntu 16.04, Firefox Youtube - perfect, everything goes well. EarthCam.com - doesn't work. It seems like stop downloading page at the moment of start downloading flash. Some other pages with flashes ...
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Twitch.tv does not work, Lubuntu 16.04

I started playing around with the Lubuntu I managed to install yesterday. Everything is great so far, but I ran into one problem. Twitch.tv does not work (in Mozilla Firefox). The player is black, ...
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Can't compile programs on flash drive

I have mounted my flash drive to a new mount point inside my home folder. However, when I still try to compile my .cpp file, it tells me permission denied. How can I fix this? 1) In GParted, my flash ...
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Mounting Flash Drive to Compile C++ Programs

I am very new to Linux, and thus have very noob questions. I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my hard disk. However, my biggest issue is with flash drives. I have all of my .cpp files on ...
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SOLVED chromium videos show black screen, only audio no visual content of videos

I am using ubuntu 16.04. After I run following commands, chromium starts, I make surf without any problem, but it is not showing video content anymore, only audio. sudo apt-get install upgrade ...
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My computer won't boot after trying to mount a Flash drive

I'm a beginner, I'v just installed ubuntu on my computer The problem is that I plugged my flash drive but nothing happened and it didn't appear in the launcher, I read online and then found that I ...
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flash plugin error for streaming website

I've recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and installed flash plugin. But when I went to live streaming website the result is like in the image. So tell me how to fix this issue as I am new to the ...
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Update flash player for Opera

I am using Opera 37.0 on Ubuntu 15.10 (64 bit). Opera shows that the Flash Player needs to be updated. I cannot find any option of updating the plugin. Tried Prefrence-- but there is no advnaced ...
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Videos Full Screen to the Wrong Monitor

I am using firefox. If I open one video using flash player in full screen in the second screen it opens in the first screen, This problem is only in the firefox. In chrome, I do not have this problem. ...
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How to install plugins to play media files of the following type : application/x-shockwave-flash decoder?

How to install plugins to play media files of the following type : application/x-shockwave-flash decoder ? Actually I wanted to download online videos of website hotstar.com . Those videos need adobe ...
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Flash plugin for Firefox on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

The flash player plugin has stopped working in Firefox on Ubuntu 16.04 .I cant find pepper flash for chromium either ,certain music sites require flash so are now not use-able.
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Flash settings doesn't appear Firefox

Fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 with all updates applied. Launch Firefox, and go the flash about page, and right click to click on flash area to go to Global settings (settings option is disabled). ...
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Is my flash drive broken ? How to fix?

I run this command "sudo tail -c 0 -f /var/log/syslog" and plug my flash drive. And this is the output : May 12 20:54:09 R124L-PC kernel: [ 1658.098890] usb 1-1: USB disconnect, device number 6 May ...
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Ubuntu not so friendly to other softwares [closed]

I have just installed ubuntu 16.04, and although it's friendly regarding basic softwares, it is just a hassel to install other softwares. 1st question how do I get rid of the ((voice)) without ...
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Flash Player Videos Not Loading in Ubuntu 16.04

Flash player does not seem to work properly on some sites in Ubuntu 16.04. Try this sample link: http://www.hotstar.com/the-secret-life-of-pets-trailer/1000071647 In firefox, it shows "movie not ...
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Flash Player alternative(s) to Linux

Is there any alternative(s) to replacing Flash Player that will integrate well with Linux and Firefox? I am currently running Mint 17.3 Mate and Unity 14.04.x (dual boot) with the latest version of ...
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Why is pepper flash sandboxed?

I have been using Opera for a few days with the new Ubuntu 16.04. I was about to log onto my online, work account from home. Our company website uses flash, but after clicking on the login button.......
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Problem playing online videos on Ubuntu 16.04

I have the latest, Ubuntu 16.04, with the latest Firefox and Adobe Flashplayer version 11. Videos from YouTube, Vimeo, etc. are working fine. But no video from Star Sports will play. Why is this and ...
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16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash

15.10 to 16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash Firefox does. Every thing worked fine on 15.10 all of posts about this are two or four years old is there something current for 16.04
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Flash content does not play,even though flash player is installed

I have installed the flash plugin for firefox.But when i try to play videos from this website,the player is just blank.When i right click on the player,it shows movie not loaded
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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? [duplicate]

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 15.10 to 16.04 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 the ...
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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: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/20121883/how-to-install-google-play-services-in-a-genymotion-vm-with-no-drag-and-drop-su/...