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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Ubuntu 14.04 Opera browser flash player not working [duplicate]

I cant open videos from websites other than youtube. I got chrome with integrated flash + pepper. What shall i do?Pepper flash plugin DOESN'T HELP!
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Adobe Flash Player fail to install

When I try to install Adobe Flash Player it tells me to check the internet connection when I have internet connection. what to do??
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how do i download adobe flash on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

I am very new to Ubuntu and I am trying to download Adobe Flash Player. I need someone to take me through every single step. What version do I need to download? Thank you so much!!!!
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Flash - Chrome Linux vs Chrome Windows

What is the difference between Flash in Chrome for Linux and Chrome for Windows? I am asking because in Ubuntu 14.04, Chrome will not play certain Flash-based live video streams (specifically ...
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problem with unformatable usb flash

I've a problem with my usb flash, this flash had a bootable sabayon installation on it before, and it worked, but when I write ubuntu 14.10 with startup disk creator on this usb, and tried to install ...
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Problems after downloading Ubuntu

I've just downloaded Ubuntu now I have an Adobe message saying "it isn't a supported file type or the file has been damaged" . I've tried again and got the same result.
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Flash Is Not Updating

Recently I have been having problems with my "Adobe Flash plug-in" from the Ubuntu Software Centre. When I go to view YouTube for example, I get an error in my browser saying the following: Firefox ...
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Internet slow after adobe flash install

I have a hardwired PC to modem running Kubuntu 14.04. Since I installed adobe flash the browsing speed has slowed however updates and KTorrent speeds are decent. I get an average of 2.5Mbps on 2 ...
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How to make Firefox not use Flash

I have set Flash to "ask to activate". Now Youtube does not load the video. How can I make Youtube use the HTML5 player?
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Adobe Flashplayer plugin - when will this be upgraded on Ubuntu?

When trying to access live broadcast of a football match Adobe Flashplayer crashes and it appears to be caused by the fact that Ubuntu does not support the latest version of Adobe Flashplayer plugin. ...
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Flash Player is Freezing when Viewing Live Video Broadcasts using Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit

I have been everywhere searching for a solution to my flash player freezing when viewing live video broadcasts after 30 seconds or so...keep having to refresh. Works fine on YouTube and video upload ...
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How to remove Pepper Flash through terminal? [closed]

How to remove Pepper Flash through terminal? I have installed it & after installing, I am getting few errors in Mozilla and most of the time the browser crashes and does not work properly. How do ...
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I have installed flash player but it's not working

I have install flash player for my firefox but it show me error To view this page ensure that Adobe Flash Player version 11.1.0 or greater is installed.
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Flash player on Firefox on Ubuntu 14.04 goes to fullscreen once

I've always had this problem with Firefox, but I have finally decided to fix it. I have flash player 11.2.202.491 on Firefox 39.0 and Ubuntu 14.04 Gnome. When I go to play a video stream like JW ...
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How to complete installation of flash plugin?

I recently received an upgrade for the flash plugin through the package manager. I've installed it. Flash then requires a reboot and running a post installation step. I've been having trouble with ...
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FLASH PLAYER won't upgrade [duplicate]

Adobe's page says it now has a secure flash player to upgrade to but I get the msg that Ubuntu won't support it. HOW CAN I WATCH VIDEOS? Is there another player?
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Does Adobe, Firefox, or Canonical maintain flash plugin for Ubuntu?

Adobe flash plugin for firefox on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS seems to constantly crash after most recent update as of 7/14/2015. Plugin was recently installed on an ASUS R510LA-RS71 laptop. Have had no ...
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How to watch HD videos on youtube using firefox and make flash contents playable? [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to this. Recently I have installed Lubuntu 15.04, everything is working fine but I can't watch HD videos on youtube. I'm using Firefox. There is no other option other than "360p" and "...
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Buggy full screen mode since Flash 18.0.0.204

I use Flash Pepper with Firefox via Fresh Player. The following setup allows me to watch YouTube videos in full screen mode: Kubuntu vivid with all the latest updates Firefox 39.0 Flash 18.0.0.194 (...
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“Shockwave Flash is known to be vulnerable” warning

Good evening! Today, I turned off my computer without any problems and went out. When I came back and tried to surf the net, I saw that my firefox started giving me this problem: "Shockwave Flash is ...
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youtube would not open in chromium

My YouTube and Flash video would not load on Chromium after doing an update. I have flash plug-ins installed as well as pepper flash plug-ins, and adobe flash plug-ins for Ubuntu 15.04. How should I ...
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Latest version of Flash Player

Several minutes ago I downloaded the latest version of Flash Player from the Adobe website and installed it. When I open a page with flash content, like Youtube, Firefox still pops up a message that I ...
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Recording the image on a USB flash drive

I have ISO-image as Windows 10, Ubuntu 14.04, and a flash drive 8Gb. How to burn a bootable USB flash drive for installation? I need a simple utility, where i choose the ISO file and USB flash drive, ...
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How to update Flash? (version numbers don't match)

Edit: There actually seems to be an issue with Flash not correctly downloading and updating through flashplugin-installer. Don't ignore it! Check my answer. I'm apologize if the answer is extremely ...
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Install Flash Player on IE7/IE8 with Wine

I have to set up IE7 or IE8 with Adobe Flash Player on a Linux machine (to test a very old web application) but I fight with some compatibility Flash problems. I'm using PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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firefox libva (VDPAU backend) crash

I see this problem recurring over and over browsing the web. I updated firefox to version 39.0 (version seems not to count that much anyway) and now when I open (supposedly) pages with flash content, ...
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How to flash Meizu MX4 ubuntu edition with another channel?

I tried to flash my just received Meizu MX4 Ubuntu edition to the rc-proposed channel by using ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/meizu.en but I got the unable to enter ...
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Alternative to Flash Player for Firefox

I want to find an alternative to Flash for Mozilla Firefox. In Chromium I am using Pepper Flash which is great so I want to know if there is something similar for Firefox. I have found a lot of ...
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How do I open Unetbootin on my pc using Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed Unetbootin on my pc. I want to install Puppy Linux on my usb flash drive. I cannot find Unetbootin on my pc. I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and the Chromium browser.
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Videos not being played due to flash plugin [duplicate]

When I use the starsports.com for videos , the videos do not start and they show an error saying Flash Player needs to be updated. I tried installing flash many ways like installing the Adobe flash ...
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Flash package outdated

when chacking (through synaptic), I am told that the lastest version of flashplugin-installer is 11.2.202.466ubuntu0.14.04.1 , but if I search http://packages.ubuntu.com I see that the lastest is 11....
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Update flash player

I keep getting a message saying my flash player is vulnerable and needs updating. I can't watch any videos on facebook. when i follow the link to update the dowload completes and there is no change. I'...
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Latest Flash Player last for linux per Adobe. Any substitutes in the works?

Adobe announcement on the download site. "NOTE: Adobe Flash Player 11.2 will be the last version to target Linux as a supported platform. Adobe will continue to provide security backports to Flash ...
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Installing Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am trying to install Chrome on my system but instead of installing it says 'reinstall' and never actually opens or loads. This is also the case when I try to install Flash Player - I can see the ...
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Can't download flash player by terminal

When I tried to install the flash player plugin I got this error message: jerin@jerin-Lenovo-G50-70:~$ sudo apt-get install freshplayerplugin [sudo] password for jerin: E: Could not get lock /var/...
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How can I confirm that I'm using Adobe Flash hardware acceleration (VDPAU) with Chrome on Ubuntu with integrated Intel card HD4xxx and default driver?

The title tells it all. I have found one similar question but it is outdated from 2013 and not related to Chrome. How can I enable hardware acceleration for flash on Intel graphics? When I go to ...
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Flash plugin of firefox under Linux [duplicate]

I come across a website that warn me to update the flash plugin, I did so, but it still won't play properly. I use Firefox 40 and Adobe Flash 11.2.202.468, which is the latest for Linux+Firefox ...
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Troubles installing Ubunto on a flash drive

I have a 128GB flash drive that I've been trying to boot Ubuntu onto. I formatted the drive to NTFS and followed these steps. It all works fine, almost. I can boot from the flash drive and it takes me ...
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Firefox and chrome is not working on a website

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. I found a website where I can learn German language, but unfortunately the page is not working. I tried Firefox and Chrome both of them, I disabled addblock, but ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu on SD card EFI (Chuwi VI10)

I have bought a Chuwi VI10, very cheap chinese computer dual booting Windows 8.1 and Android. It runs InsydeH2O BIOS. I got rid of the Android stuff and decided I wanted to install Ubuntu on the SD-...
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Flash players not working on chromium

I have installed both Adobe flash player and Pepper flash player on Ubuntu 14.04. But I can't watch any Facebook videos on chromium. what might be the problem?
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Chromium: Bad HTML5/Flash Video Performance

Ok, so here I have 2 issues: 1 - Apparent vertical sync problem Here's a screenshot of the problem See that line? it looks like the next frame of the video, as if it's out of sync. You can notice ...
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I cannot run Windows without connecting the flash drive in which linux was installed

I've installed Linux into my flashdrive from another flash drive while windows 7 is running. When I start up my computer with the flash drive in which linux installed , it appears 4 options ( Linux, ...
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Flash Projector wont open .swf's only black screen

I'm very new to Ubuntu and I want to be able to run .swf's file's (A game called Realm of the mad god) I use Wine to open the flash projector and then run the .swf. I get a black screen with audio. ...
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How do I get Adobe Flash Player installed on Ubuntu Linux? [duplicate]

I have been having trouble with this. My computer in Ubuntu Linux and I know it's Ubuntu 13.0 something or higher. I've tried installing flash player and it gives me this error message "There isn’t a ...
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low Sound volume on flash but normal in soundcloud. #Chrome

I have an odd issue ^^ I have a low volume on the flash player (zb. Youtube) on chrome. But a completely normal one on some online radio like soundcloud. The volume is setted to max. but is still ...
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Chromium Won't Play Youtube Videos Past the Ads

I use Ubuntu 14.04, and I installed Chromium from the software center.My problem is on YouTube, when an ad plays that i cannot skip, once the ad is over it just freezes on the last frame of said ad. ...
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Flash plugin doesn't appear in Opera

I use Opera, I have the latest version, and I just installed flash, it says to go to the Plugins menu and click 'Enable', however there is no Flash plugin on the PLugins menu. I found some answers ...