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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Java & Flash problem Chromium Lubuntu 14.04

I am running Lubuntu 14.04 LTS, i have installed icedtea and flash player, they both work in Firefox but i cannot seem to make them work in Chromium. I tried purging chromium and java and flash then ...
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Flash don't work Lubuntu 14.04

I had installed Lubuntu 14.04 and Flash don't work when I open with firefox a video of youtube or spotify web client or yes.fm I can see that the addon is ok: shockwave flash version 11.2.202.350 ...
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How can I have flash newer than 11.2 on my Ubuntu 14.04?

A site with online games ask at least 11.8 and I don't know how can I update to this version. Could anybody help me? I need a solution working for Firefox.
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Lubuntu flash crashing both on Chrome and Firefox after kernel update

first thanks a lot to user Saur.K. who wrote this tutorial: Ubuntu freezes frequently giving error : GEN6_RP_INTERRUPT_LIMITS after following it I successfuly updated kernel from 3.2 to 3.8.0.39. But ...
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Proper Adobe Flash setup [duplicate]

When prompted to select a download of Adobe Flash for my 32 bit Ubuntu 12.04 system, I am given 4 choices. Which is the proper choice? YUM, tar. gz., rpm, and APT are the choices given. Thank you. ...
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Flash player not working in 14.04 LTS

Clean install of 14.04 LTS. Single OS. Have installed Chrome for linux, updated, removed, reinstalled 14.04 LTS. No flash. I have done everything from every site I can find, nothing. Using Chrome I ...
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Flash Player for other browsers

How can I get flash player for other browsers in Ubuntu? I've trued flashplayer-installer, adobe-flashplugin, any ideas lads?
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Ubuntu 14.04 Youtube fullscreen freeze

I am getting a freeze on Ubuntu 14.04 when I leave a maximized youtube video unattended whilst paused. When the pc is taken out of standby, the youtube video is still maximized, paused, but the system ...
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Flash plugin download problem [duplicate]

So when I start installing flash player from software center , it gives an error saying that it couldnt download flash plugin. "The following packages requested additional data downloads after package ...
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Flash not supported on webapps

On Ubuntu 14.04, you cannot see flash contents using a webapp such as youtube or grooveshark. I installed flashplugin-istaller and pepperflashplugin-nonfree and I can see flash contents on both ...
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Recent Installed Pipelight Mint 16 — Two version of Flash Issue [on hold]

I recently installed Pipelight in Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon and now I have two version of Flash. I only have Firefox 28 and no other browser. I followed the instruction from the FDS-Team ...
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Video players don't show up properly in web browsers

After installing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I've noticed that sites that play videos don't display properly. The video shows up distorted in both Firefox and Chromium Web browsers. My desktop PC has an ...
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How can I east asian language input work properly on swf played with firefox?

I want to input CJK (Chinese, Janpanese, Korean) languages on swf played with firefox. But I can input only english in it. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. What happen and How to solve this problem?
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flash plugin in chromium

I just upgraded 12.04 to 14.04. Java and flash plugins are lost from Chromium. I have Openjdk7 installed with Icedtea and adobe flash plugin for firefox. Can anyone help me out in setting the plugins. ...
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Chromium 34 can't detect flash plugin

I've deleted ~/.macromedia and ~/.adobe contents and after a restart chromium can't detect flash plugin. It works just fine in Firefox I have only Chromoting Viewer on chrome://plugins/ ...
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Flash Player Web Page Issue

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. When I try to open the Adobe Flash Player download page, Firefox shows an error that it is unable to open the page. It opens other pages fine but no the above page. What can I ...
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how do i log into my computer using ubuntu [duplicate]

I set up external flash drive to run ubuntu. How do I get it to work and not load windows XP?
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I can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.04

I had moved from xubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu. And now i can't watch youtube vides and nothing like that.The screen looks tinier and i only can see green red and yellow images .help please.
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Booting from flash drive

Hello I'm rather new to Ubuntu and I was wondering if someone could point me to a tutorial of how to boot from a flash drive and tell me if I need to partition my hard drive in anyway in order to boot ...
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Problem with browser flash plugin [duplicate]

YouTube video does not work properly (see image). How can I fix this?
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Youtube occasionally giving black screen

I know that there were many questions about youtube giving blackscreen, but I went through a lot of them on none was my problem. I am using Chrome 32bit, basically, youtube sometimes stops working for ...
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Web video's not working

Hello i am using ubuntu for a while now. And i installed it on my mums 10 year old PC (as replacement for XP). And I simply don't get videoplayback in chrome/firefox working. What i tried for so ...
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Ubuntu problem once it hit the memory stick [duplicate]

I finally download ubuntu on my memory stick, but my problem is installing it on my windows xp laptop.Ipush f-12, f-8 and f-2 to get to the bio screen. How can i get ubuntu installed on my windows xp ...
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Is using PepperFlash plugin unsafe because it isnt open source?

I'd rather use the newest version, and (starting from Chromium 35, I believe) you can only use Pepper Flash. BUT I'd rather avoid closed source software as that implies a security risk if the code ...
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Flash player alternative for firefox

I am searching for an flash player alternative for firefox Yes I am using chrome and I know that it has its own flash version however I am used to Firefox, and it is hard not to have videos in ...
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Adobe Flash for use with Ubuntu and Chrome browser

I am running Ubuntu 13.10 and would like to use Adobe flash in chromium (or chrome). How can I do this? If not possible, what linux software is available that will work with flash files?
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My question is how can i install flash player without changing the admin password

I am using an ubuntu machine in my office. And i am logged in as a normal user.I dont have the admin password. I know how to change the password of the admin user. However, if i do that it will create ...
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How do I fix Disappearing Cursor/mouse on 13.10 installed on flash

I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on a flash drive so i can pug it into any computer at home and school and do my work. it was working perfectly until just a half hour ago when i booted it on an ...
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Google Chrome hard disk excessive activity / System freezes [closed]

I've recently installed Gooogle Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 LST 32-bit. First couple of days Chrome worked like a charm. Extremely fast, much more faster than Firefox. But then step-by-step it start ...
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Web pages displaying only text and some are not working at all

I am dealing with very painful problem and don't have idea how to get rid of it. I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and some web pages are displaying only text. For instance web page facebook.com, youtube.com, ...
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VLC Media Player and Youtube Playback jerky

I installed VLC Media Player 2.0.8 on my Ubuntu and I tried to play videos on youtube and VLC Media player they were jerky. The video stops and sound repeats again and again like a scratched VCD is ...
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How to get rid of youtube html5 player from firefox

I have tried youtube html5 player by opting it in from here But i dont find html5 youtube player as good as flash player. So i opted out from same link despite of opt-out youtube was showing videos ...
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formatting not working error showing in pendrive (error showing)?

Error creating file system: Command-line `parted --script "/dev/sdb" mktable msdos' exited with non-zero exit status 1: Error: Input/output error during read on /dev/sdb (udisks-error-quark, 0) did ...
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Problem loading Ubuntu installer from Flash Drive

Using Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. Downloaded Ubuntu 13.10 to a USB thumb drive using Universal USB Installer. When I go to reboot my computer I can tell it's trying to boot from the flash drive, but I ...
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How do I stop this from appearing when I boot up my laptop? (screenshot)

It appears everytime I boot up my laptop and I always click "run this action now" but nothing changes
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How do you make it so all youtube videos play the worst quality by default on ubuntu?

The goal here is to use as little bandwidth as possible.
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lubuntu 13.10 flash video doesn't display (youtube)

I have an old pc 256mb ram and 1.6GHz processor which had win xp. It could play youtube videos with chrome (ok it stucked a bit) and i installed lubuntu 13.10. I installed the flashplayer plugin but ...
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How to stop flash installation prompter in chromium?

I want to stop the prompter at the top of the webpage. This is so annoying since I don't want to install flash. And it keeps coming back up for every webpage I visit which has flash content.
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adobe flash not working?

hi friends i am having a problem whenever i try to play videos on you tube or any other site i always get an error adobe flash player is required to display some contents on this page but the ...
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i can not get Ubuntu to install on my laptop

When I try to load Ubuntu from a flash drive it does not find the boot-able drive. I have tried a disk and it works, but I want to boot from my flash drive.
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Trouble Installing Ubuntu on an old PC with USB stick

So far I have: downloaded Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS from the site. Converted the ISO file to IMG. (I used Unetbootin, I'm not completely sure I did this right.) I selected disk image, ISO, and browsed to ...
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Missing libssl3.so when trying to install Flash Debug Player on Ubuntu 13.10

When I try to install Flash Debug Player in Ubuntu 13.10 via the normal means, I get the following error: $ sudo nspluginwrapper -v -i /usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/libflashplayer.so ...
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can't watch flash content in lubuntu

i can't watch flash content in firefox. can someone please help me? I am sorry if this has already been addressed, but i have visited numerous forum posts and tried several different things. My ...
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Adobe flash Player not working [duplicate]

I installed Adobe Flash Player so I could play online indie games and when I try to play them after installation it says I still need Adobe flash player specifically. What do I do? I also tried ...
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How do I change default gnomeplayer to flash set in Firefox 27 preferences for Ubuntu 13.10

I am pretty certain my installation of Ubuntu 13.10 has the flash plugin installed, as I have checked this numerous times in the last 3 days and just recently watched the updates put it in from the ...
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Flash player sometimes works, but sometimes doesn't

I am on Ubuntu 12.04. I've been using Firefox and when I opened for example a Youtube link, the screen where the video is supposed to be is black and it displays an error. When I click on some ...
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Cannot play YouTube videos in Firefox - Opera works?

Since a couple of days it is not possible for me to watch YouTube videos in Firefox - nevertheless I installed Opera and tried it successfully to play videos with it. What I tried so far (and did not ...
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YouTube wouldn't open properly on ubuntu 12.04

Two days ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and YouTube was working perfectly fine then, but today when I opened it, what I saw was white screen with everything(search, my channel etc.) written in a column ...
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Is it possible for Adobe Flash to kill my GPU?

The question Is it possible that Adobe Flash in Ubuntu 12.04 on Firefox could damage my GPU? History So... there I was, using my beloved Ubuntu 12.04, Doing some PHP/Javascript/HTML development in ...
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Flash player is not working probably [duplicate]

Am new at ubuntu. I downloaded flash plugin for my ubuntu, and install it from the terminal but it does not play the movie on YouTube it seams installed, and there is sound and the first picture is ...