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 to install Gnash SWF player in ubuntu?

When I open cricinfo.com, there is a message "Additional plugins are required to display all the media on this page" in the left-top side of the webpage, and "install missing plugins" at the ...
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Can't write large files to flash drive

I`m having a problem copying files to any USB flash drive formatted in FAT32. Small files copy ok. But if I try to copy a large file (say 1GB) it starts to copy, the progress bar continues to grow ...
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Flash player 12+ in Firefox [duplicate]

The version of flash player installed in my ubuntu is 11.2.xxx Adobe says this is the last version they are going to produce for the Linux operating system and they're not going to release further ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox & Flash Plugin

I have a problem with Firefox and the Flash-player. My other problems I solved with success with uncle Google and a little bit of Ubuntu magazines. But now I am trying to solve this problem nearly 2 ...
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how do you update flash

Is there a simple way to update flash? firefox reports it is out of date and not safe.
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Penalty fever 3D in Ubuntu 14.10

Since flashfooty uses an upgrade version of flashplayer, I'm no more able to play some of their games. Is there any solution to be able to play penalty fever 3d on flashfooty.com?
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How to install standalone Adobe Flash Player on Trusty

I want to play a .swf file using a standalone Adobe Flash Player on Trusty. AFAIK I was able to install Adobe's standalone Flash Player under Precise. However, Trusty won 't let me install version 10 ...
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Can I make a boot drive with my desktop

I want to make a boot drive with all of the system files the same as the files on my desktop. I want to just plug it in and have it boot up with all my settings and files and everything running when I ...
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Can I use Chrome's Pepper Flash with Firefox?

As Adobe no longer supports Flash on Linux, is there a way to use Chrome's Pepper Flash plugin with Firefox?
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Standalone Flash Pepper on 14.04?

Is there a Standalone Flash Pepper version available out there? Or would it be possible to execute the chrome plugin without running chrome? Thanks :-)
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There isn’t a software package called `adobe-flashplugin` in your current software sources

I am trying to install the adobe-flashplugin on Ubuntu 14.04. On Adobe's site I choose the "APT for Ubuntu 10.04+" option. It opens Ubuntu software Center, but it tells me There isn’t a software ...
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Adobe Flash Plugin is vulnerable/outdated but there is no update in Firefox

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I open a site which requires flash plugin (e.g. Youtube), Firefox says This plugin is vulnerable and should be updated. However if I click Check for updates... ...
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Flash Player crashes on Spotify Web Player on latest Chrome

I have installed adobe flash player and pepper flash player, however neither will work for spotify. And this a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04
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My 8Gb flash drive became a 2,3Mb one

I installed Ubuntu GNOME on my flash drive to re-install it on my computer and it didn't boot. That's okay, I fixed the problem now. But when I formatted my drive to remove the live cd, something ...
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flash getting struck in 14.04 from 1 day

From 1day, I am unable to watch videos in firefox(I think its 33 version that time). So, today I installed latest version of firefox, chrome, flash. Now, firefox not showing that warning, but the ...
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how to download youtube videos without any software or extension?

I am trying to download youtube video and I find several software and extension which can done the job, but I was wondering is it possible to download youtube video without any software and extension ...
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Lost partition table on Flash drive, TestDisk and PhotoRec do nothing

I have this problem with a flash drive. My mother, not knowing better, filled her new flash drive in order to transfer photos from one computer to another without doing any backup. Soon after she ...
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Ubuntu almost in each update wants to download flash-plugin and some fonts

When i want to update my Ubuntu each time, it wants to download some packages like Adobe-flash-plugin and some fonts as post-installation process. And a screen-shot: Picture of post-installation What ...
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Flash problem pepper flash

All was fine apart from Chrome flash crashing in and you tube saying install html5 flash. Firefox was fine. Now no flash works in anything. How do i un-install pepper flash? I'm just giving up on ...
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Firefox 34 - Black screen playing Adobe flash videos

After upgrading to Firefox 34, Flash videos stopped working. A black screen was presented, with no hint to the problem. Following these instructions and these other instructions, would prove futile. ...
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Is there a way to convert an openoffice (libreoffice) impress presentation to a flash while preserving the hyperlinks?

I know that it's easy to do with MS powerpoint, but I have Libreoffice and need to do this. Is there a site or (preferably free) software that I can use to do this? I also need to have the hyperlinks ...
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Flash player malfunction after upgrade to 14.04

I am missing or have a problem with flash player after upgrade from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. this is reported after i try to play a you tube aplication
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problem with Gnome and how to upgrade it

I have gnome 3.10.4 installed on Ubuntu 14.04 from software center. problem: when I click on full screen for video on youtube, I get a notification about it and when I click on it, the full screen of ...
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OALD (Oxford Dict) Sound and other multimedia operations not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I am getting below error - This page contains information of type (application/x-shockwave-flash) that can only be viewed with the appropriate Plug-in. Please prove me the solution.
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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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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 [on hold]

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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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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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.