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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Flash Drive access - Win 7 as Guest OS oven Ubuntu

I've installed ubuntu 16 in physical machine and VMWare Workstation 11. Installed Win 7 as guest OS in VMWare. I cannot access the flash drive in guest OS (Win 7) but can access flash in ubuntu. ...
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Creating a live-usb on a camera memory card — possible?

I have a memory card for a camera, I think it's called SD card. I wonder, is it possible to use it to create a live-usb like the way I'd use a flash-usb-stick, will it work fine absolutely the same ...
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Flash Player on Ubuntu 16.04 firefox no video

I have ubuntu 16.04, firefox version 47. and according to this page https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player.html my flash player version is 21.0.0.197. It was working fine till about a week ago when ...
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Plugin needed ubuntu 16.04 LTS [on hold]

some websites require some plug-in. How do I install it?
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Flash plugin problems on 32-bit Chromium or Opera

I have installed (2 days ago) Ubuntu on chromebook via crouton. I think it's 32 bit system. I can't get flash plugin to work, even though I installed it via Ubuntu software center (than deleted it and ...
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Using USB flash as a “second computer” with Ubuntu [duplicate]

From what I understand, you can install Ubuntu on a flash drive and run it as a try version. But after searching a while, I found that files and work do not save, so they are lost. I heard that Ubuntu ...
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How to install .tar.gz files which don't have .config file?

I understand that a .tar.gz file can contain anything, but many software packages are available for download as .tar.gz. In my example, I am trying to install the flash player. I downloaded the file ...
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Shockwave flash for Ubuntu 16.04

I had shockwave flash installed on Ubuntu 15.10 with Firefox. Now I have updated to 16.04, it appears to no longer be available. Or at least I can't find it in the usual ways. I understand it is no ...
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Unable to save buffered videos using terminal after update to 16.04

For the last 5 or 6 years using Ubuntu I was able to save buffered videos using the Terminal. I would wait for the video to finish playing and without closing the browser window I would run from the ...
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Adobe Flash plugin does not work with Ubuntu 16.04 [closed]

I have already installed adobe flash plugin, but when I try to play a video a message saying "Download adobe flash player" pops up.
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Foreign language characters don't show up in Flash

I am trying to use a flash application in Firefox. It doesn't show certain foreign language characters, e.g., Indian languages. I have installed the language support in Ubuntu. I can type foreign ...
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update my Flashplayer plugin in Mozilla Firefox via terminal [closed]

I want to update my Flash player in Mozilla browser via terminal using commands. I tried it in the normal way by going to the Adobe site, but I don't know which type of file to be download, if you ...
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adobe-flashplugin package is virtual

Trying to install flash on Ubuntu Mate 16.04, I went to https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/quantal/adobe-flashplugin/ thinking I could find the package there. Instead I got a cryptic message: ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, Chromium and Pepperflash

How could I have always Flash in Chromium (Pepperflash) up-to-date in Ubuntu 14.04? Right now I have Flash 20.0.0.306 in Chromium 51.0.2704.79 Ubuntu 14.04 (64-bit). Theoretically, according to adobe....
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I am not able play video on HBO go in Google chrome ubuntu 16.04

I have installed hal and can play videos of HBO GO in firefox. I can play other flash content in Google Chrome. I don't seem to understand why i am not able play flash videos in HBO GO. Is it because ...
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how can we install flash 22.x on chromium and vivaldi?

I’m struggling to install and run Flash player plugin 22.x on Chromium 51.x and Vivaldi 1.2.x, on Ubuntu 16.04 i386. How can we do that? Thanks!
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Mouse movement lags flash game

this was not happening before in a game I play (Realm of the Mad God), which was flash version 11.2.202.621, but now is happening in 11.2.202.626, The game runs through shockwave (swf). If needed I ...
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Why .swf files not opening in Chromium's Flash Player of Ubuntu 16.04?

I have browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash pepperflashpulgin-nonfree for Chromium in my system. I cannot anymore just start the flash animations in the browser. It just downloads the animations ...
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Adobe Flash on Linux [duplicate]

I cannot watch a video stream because the site says I need Adobe Flash 11.8.0. My version is 11.2.202. (This is a recently acquired used computer formerly with Windows and now with Linux. I am not a ...
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wifi driver for Dell Latitude d520

I cannot get the wifi driver to load on my d520 laptop On my asus z84-fm it was completely automatic. On my Dell d531 I needed to install the driver from the installation disk after the install. It ...
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1 site saying need adobe flash installed but it is installed? [duplicate]

I have adobe flash plug in form the software center, can watch vieos and load other game sites but 1 site says need adobe flash player installed. Have checked playing from anoth ubuntu systems ...
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I have trouble installing a Flash Player on Ubuntu 16.04

I tried following this tutorial but I got stuck at Step 1e https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Chromium/Getting-Partner-Flash The Ubuntu Software Centre I am using doesn't have a progress icon. I couldn't find ...
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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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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 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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Chromium youtube videos show black screen, only audio no visual content of videos

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. After I run the following commands, chromium starts, I can surf without any problem, but it is not showing video content anymore, only audio. sudo apt-get install update sudo ...
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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). ...