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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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 ...
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NHK Live streaming not available on this browser

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop Firefox 42.0 Shockwave Flash 11.2.202.548 / 11.2 r202 AMD 64 All I can get from NHK World Live TV streaming (http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/live/) is: Live streaming not ...
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firefox separate flashplayer rectangle into separate window

Imagine, you want to watch news while working. You can set Firefox (any) window to be Always on top – right click in title bar. But how to remove all toolbars including location bar, search bar, scoll ...
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How to Disable Font Enumeration in Chrome Version 46.0.2490.86 (64-bit)

I am running Xubuntu 15.10. I installed the latest Chrome browser, because Adobe stopped updating flash for Linux . I see in the Ubuntu forums and on superuser, that you can create mms.cfg and add ...
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How to make bootable flash drive on kubuntu

So what program or command should I use to create bootable flash drive? I used UnetBootin, disk creator and I think they are not working as they should . When I use option for boot with flash drive ...
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I need help with downgrading flash (firefox)

I need to use flashplayer10 for something, I already uninstalled the current flash player but I have troubles with installing the old version. I put the libflashplayer.so file in /usr/lib/firefox/...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - 15.10 Pepper Flash CPU overload (8 core maxed out !)

Since 15.04 - 15.10 (both has the same issue) using Pepper Flash with Chrome or Firefox leads to CPU overload. Firefox is more problematic as it does not thread things, thus leading to very laggy ...
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Flashing white display after logging off

Every time I shut down or restart from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, my entire display flashes rapidly, white and dark, for several seconds until the computer shuts down. The white screen has shadows around the ...
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Why does my t440 xubuntu 14.04.3 laptop lag on flash based sites?

So I have a t440 thinkpad computer and xubuntu 14.04.3. It has an integrated haswell video card (Intel Haswell-ULT Integrated Graphics Controller Video). The processor is the 4th Gen Intel Core i5-...
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adobe flash plugin is not installing in my Ubuntu 14.04

when I trying to see videos in Star sports it's asking flash plugin .so whenever am trying to install it's showing following error vinnu@vinnu-Vostro-3446:~$ sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin [...
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What Flash version does my Firefox 42 on 15.10 run? 19.0.0.226 or 13.1.2

I use Firefox 42.0 on Ubuntu 15.10 and have only browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash that provides the Adobe Flashplayer Plugin installed. $ dpkg -l | grep flash ii browser-plugin-freshplayer-...
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How to get flash working in Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf

How do I get flash working for popular browsers like firefox, midori, etc. when the required packages aren't available through apt-get in Wily Werewolf 15.10? I've already added universe and ...
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Flashplayer in ubuntu

I'm having problems with installing Flash Player for Opera and Firefox, I can't find the proper code to run it, I tried already some of the things from Adobes site but still can't do it... when I try ...
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Can't install flash with winetricks

I run winetricks flash and it outputs Executing w_do_call flash Executing load_flash Downloading http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/pdc/12.0.0.38/install_flash_player_ax.exe to /home/...
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Opera Prefers Flash over HTML5 on Youtube

System: Xubuntu 14.04.3 Browser: Opera 33.0.1990.43 I installed Flash using this way. I'm okay with Flash. However, whenever I open up a Youtube video, HTML5 player is blocked by Flash. Then it does ...
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flash disk not recognized after shortcut virus deleted

my flash disk infected by a windows computer. later I inserted flash disk on ubuntu; all my folders were under an unnamed folder and there were *.lnk and some unknown files. I copied my folders to the ...
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Why is not plugin-container focused after leaving fullscreen and then going back

I have been using script which inspected focused window and if it was in fullscreen state the script disabled screensaver. But lately the script stopped working correctly while watching flash videos ...
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Why can't I install additional software like flash in persistence mode on a bootable USB stick but in livemode it works?

I used USB live Creator software to make a bootable USB stick with Ubuntu 14.04. In livemode i can install everything i want but it gets of course deleted, but in persistence mode, it wont install ...
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Video player not working properly

I just installed the drivers for ati radeon hd and my games seem to work just fine, no problem at all. Something happen since then as the movies i try to watch wont work properly. i don't know if is ...
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Cant hear duolingo

On my desktop, I have headphones. Sites like facebook, and youtube play just fine, meaning audio works. I started duolingo on my laptop at home, with Ubuntu also. Where on my laptop it works fine. ...
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Screenshot flash shows up in the screenshot

I'd like gnome-screenshot to either wait for the screenshot to be taken before showing the flash, or remove the flash entirely. The flash seems to appear too soon, so it gets captured in the ...
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Can't reformat a flashdrive [Read-Only]

Hi I don't know what happen to my flash drive it went read-only and I can't format it because it is only read-only. The flash drive only works on ubuntu and it doesn't work in Windows. I once tried to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Chromium Flash Plugin

UPDATE: Solution? I installed Chrome: https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html Download the version for your system and install. Flash worked right out of the box. Much simpler ...
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How to automatically mount usb flash drive at startup

I need to mount usb flash drive to automatically during OS startup also tried mount /dev/sdb2 /media but after rebooting not able to see mounted drive please suggest. lsusb Bus 001 Device 003: ...
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Can't watch Netflix or Amazon Instant Video in Firefox Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I can use both in Chrome fine. But I recently switched to Firefox and would very much like to watch them there as well; however when I click to start a movie on Netlflix it redirects me to the page ...
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How do I get WatchESPN to work?

I've tried Chromium, Chrome, and Firefox. I've tried various flash players (including Adobe Flash). I'm logged in through my cable provide. Still, no dice. I see some very old posts about ...
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Videos/Music not playing on firefox/chrome

Complete ubuntu novice, Youtube videos buffer and show the start of adverts but won't unpause from the start, soundcloud also won't play Restarted my PC and it worked for one video then stopped again. ...
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Flashing BIOS update on Dell XPS 13 (2015) [duplicate]

I have been trying to flash my BIOS to upgrade it to version A05, as suggested to me by Dell (since my computer has some bugs that make it unusable). I created a FreeDOS disk with Unetbootin, copied ...
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Install/Enable Adobe Flash Player debug version in Ubuntu 14.04 for Firefox (if possible for Chrome too)

I found many different solutions similar to each other on the web, but obviously they are outdated. It's suggested to download the flash player from here https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer (Nothing ...
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How to install adobe flash player in ubutu 15.04 LTS for google chrome? [duplicate]

I tried to install it directly from the software center but on installing it I got this message in the terminal Package adobe-flashplugin is not available, but is referred to by another package. ...
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How can I flash my laptop's BIOS with Ubuntu?

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 on a HP Elitebook 6930p. I want to downgrade the BIOS by flashing a ROM.bin file. I already found the desired ROM.bin file from the HP website, I'm just having trouble ...
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Chrome: Adobe flash player right click to watch?

For some reason, I have to right-click and "run this plugin" in Chrome to play video/streams.. What is the reason for this? Happened all of a sudden. How do I disable it so it just runs? I'm on ...
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installation of flashplugin-installer is failing

I would like to install flashplugin-installer but I get the following: ron@jpax-build11:~$ sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Chromium hates flash?

I've recently installed chromium at the suggestion of some friends and I like it. but I can't get it to install a flash plugin so I can watch hulu and netflix. I tried installing pepper flash from the ...
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Firefox showing multiple flash plugin versions

I use Firefox 40.0.3 on Ubuntu 15.04 and have adobe-flashplugin and freshplayerplugin installed. Checking Firefox's "Add-ons" tab, it shows me two different versions, but trying to disable (select "...
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Can't use www.saberparts.com

When I go to a website that looks like using flash or java or somthing similar, it says that "your current browser isn't compatible with saberparts" and I actualized firefox, tried it with chrome, ...
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adobe-flashplugin works for Chromium but doesn't work for Firefox

I have installed the adobe-flashplugin package from the partners source and it worked straight away for Chromium. Firefox is stuck to the old Shockwave Flash 11.2 plugin, which I've disabled. This ...
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Strange Shockwave Flash plugin appeared in Firefox when I don't use Flash

I recently went to the YouTube website and noticed that it was telling me that my Adobe Flash plugin was being allowed. Now this is very strange, because I do not use Flash for security reasons, and ...
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Youtube videos of all the format doesnot play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40

Youtube videos of all the format doesn't play in Ubuntu 14.04 Firefox 40. Only 360p is playing. But all resolutions works fine in Chromium. But I want to use Firefox as default. Is it flash player ...
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How to download a video from rtmp protocol behind proxy using rtmpdump?

I am trying to download video from rtmp://flash.dce.harvard.edu/bounce/mp4:2015/01/14328/L01/14328-20140902-L01-4-h264-av1248-16x9-852x480.mp4. My college internet runs behing proxy, Is there a way I ...
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Need Chromebook flash player

It seems that the pepper flash that comes with Chrome on Linux does not allow for restricted DRM content to be streamed. All other OS's can, and do, use their specific versions just fine. Is there ...
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Chrome/Chromium have stop working

So I am having Lubuntu 14.1 since 6 March from now and suddenly Chrome/ Chromium are not working any more. I have google it for a while and I have found out that this might be due to the fact that my ...
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updating flash player without using terminal

Is there a way of uninstalling the outdated adobe flash and installing new version without using terminal? I'm very new and don't understand what I'm doing with terminal and would prefer to use the ...
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DRM issues 15.04

I am trying to watch NBC Sports on my Ubuntu machine. I currently have 15.04 installed. I have tried using both Chrome and Firefox. Chrome (updated) has flash 18, which is good. I've read though that ...
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Problem installing Ubuntu 14.04.3 on a 64GB flash drive-won't boot properly

I have thrice tried unsuccessfully to install Ubuntu 14.04.3 on a 64GB flash drive in the "use entire drive" mode. I set it for automatic logon during the install and gave it a password. When I try to ...
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fastboot does not detect my nexus 4 lolipop 5.1.1

adb devices works fine when phone turned on however in bootload mode fastboot devices does not recognise device I have downloaded with the following package sudo apt-get install phablet-tools ...
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bleachbit get crushed previweing and cleaning these paths

Ubuntu 14.04LTS /.config/vlc/vlc-qt-interface.conf /firefox/permissions.sqlite /flash-player every time it never complete previewing or cleaning, each time in one of these files. even all programs ...
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Flash player making my machine sleep while in full screen [duplicate]

For some odd reason, whenever I'm watching a video in full screen, my machine decides to sleep on me. I looked around in the settings and I could not find anything. Any suggestions on what to do? I ...
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PepperFlash player in Chromium and Chrome not working

I've done, I believe, most if not all of the recommended methods for obtaining Flash in Chromium via the newer PepperFlash players. I've never--not once--been able to get Flash working on Chrom[e|ium],...
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No sound in Youtube since falshplugin-installer updated 14/09/15

So title says it really, updated and then no sound ONLY for YouTube, all other flash seems fine. The update downloaded and installed fine. I tried reinstalling the plug in as well as the restricted ...