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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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 http://archive.canonical.com/pool/partner/a/adobe-flashplugin/adobe-...
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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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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 ...
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Unresponsive flash pop-up

Pops up every time I run videos Does anyone know how to stop this annoyance?. It does not respond,you have to renew the page
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Ubuntu did not copy files to Flash drive

Story: I have got USB Flash drive with Fat32 filesystem. I copied it a presentation that I made, to show it on my college. It has successfully copied, but when I open the USB drive with Windows on my ...
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USB storage device not recognized in file explorer but is seen by fdisk

I'm not able to see my USB storage device in the file explorer. When I use sudo fdisk -l I can see it at the bottom: Disk /dev/sdb: 58.9 GiB, 63233327104 bytes, 123502592 sectors Units: sectors of ...
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Soundcloud player not working - ubuntu 14.04, firefox

After the last update and upgrade the soundcloud player stopped working in my firefox. any help? user@user-Lenovo-B580:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu ...
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Flash drive not seeing in disk list

I have a weird problem with my USB drive. It is recognize in the ubuntu Disk utility as been a No Media drive and it name is SMI USB MEMORY BAR (1000) but I cannot see it in < sudo disk -l >. The ...
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Firefox page on ubuntu 15.10 scrolling slow, but the same page runs Ok with Chrome

Everytime i open the page ''http://portal.pixelfederation.com/'' then click on Trainstation (that uses flash player) and waits the page load completely using Firefox Browser I notice the scrollbar bar ...
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Trying to watch Hulu, need hal [duplicate]

I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I cant let you watch hulu. -- hal I I tried to watch a video on hulu.com. Just as I thought it might play, I got a message saying I need to install hal, and do some other ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 complaining about flash-plugin installer

A few days ago I've upgraded from Kubuntu 14.10 to 15.04 (yes, I've waited a long time before doing this...). Somehow since the upgrade Kubuntu has started reminding me that there's problem ...
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no audio on youtube with kubuntu

I am relatively new to using Kubuntu. Somehow when I go to a website which uses flash I get no audio, but the video works fine. I'm not sure what to do for a fix.
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Flash player not working in firefox with 14.04 LTS on facebook

Fresh install of 14.04 and using Firefox. Cannot play games on Face book - will not download - says I need to install at least version 10. to continue. have also installed vlc. I am a newb
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ubuntu-device-flash touch hangs at waiting from VirtualBox

Aim: to install Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7. Environment: I have installed Ubuntu Mate 1.10.2 in a VirtualBox machine (Win7 as host) and I can successfully connect to my device through adb and ...
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What is the exact connection between linux version / kernel and later on to install flash player and other programs?

What is the exact connection between linux version / kernel and later on to install flash player and other programs? I heared a lot that later on to install the latest version of flash player for ...
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firefox - this browser does not support video playback

I have problem watching twitter embedded videos. I got this error message: "This browser does not support video playback." Here is an example I have Firefox version 43.0.
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Flash stops responding on some websites in latest Chrome in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem with Flash not responding on some websites. One such website is http://www.webupd8.org. The page will freeze for a second or two, and then a message that says "Flash has stopped ...
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Unable to play media on website

I seem to be able to play the media on every website except datpiff.com flash player. It's really strange and not sure if the issue is mine or the websites. I run Ubuntu 12.04.5. If it is my issue, ...
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Adobe Flash Microphone Rights Not Working

Yes, there are a lot of other questions just like this that have already been answered. I on the other hand have looked at several of them and still have the same problem as I had before. The ...
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Why is my flash drive generating .lnk files? How did my flash drive become write protected when I never put that setting?

I'm honestly not sure what went wrong with my flash drive. My flash drive doesn't store any of the actual files that I save. Instead, it stores the .lnk files. Now when I use a computer at a local ...