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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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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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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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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Flashplayer 11.1 on Ubuntu 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu and I've visited pretty much every webpage that exists on the internet about how to install canonical Flashplayers. Ubuntu 12.04 comes with Adobe Flashplayer 11.2 but that is not ...
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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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How do I install pepper-flash on Chromium?

I have Chromium web browser on my Lubuntu 13.04 (pre-installed). I use LX Terminal (pre-installed) to write commands. I am trying to download flash player on Chromium using instructions on this site: ...
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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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Flash doesn't work in firefox after upgrade Kubuntu to 14.10

I upgraded Kubuntu 14.04-x64 to 14.10. Now flash does not work in Firefox. Now flash is an empty area which sometimes is black when cursor is under it. But flash still works in Chromium.
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Ubuntu 14.04 Youtube app not working

I installed the youtube app (unity-webapps-youtube) from ubuntu software center. But it tells me it cannot play any videos because of a missing flash player. Flash plays fine in either Firefox or ...
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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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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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Firefox, “Bus error (core dumped)”

If I try to launch firefox I get: Bus error (core dumped) When, until last week, I had Gnome 12.04 it was the same... then, during the upgrade (I now have 14.04) Firefox started working (without ...
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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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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 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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Flash player (in Firefox) is unstable in 14.04

For 13.10, I used this guide to get Intel iGPU-supported playback of flash videos in Firefox: http://www.webupd8.org/2013/09/adobe-flash-player-hardware.html All in all, Intel graphics acceleration ...
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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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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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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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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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Printing directly from Flash embedded in HTML page fails

I am using the chromium browser to display the following web page: http://www.primaryworksheets.co.uk/multiws/multi23.html I want to print off this maths worksheet for my son, but all I ever get out ...
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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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How to update flash in Chromium?

I thought Linux wasn't getting any new updates from Adobe? but i started to get this message a few days ago on youtube and other flash sites: When trying to install the update I get to a page which ...
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Get latest Flash player on Ubuntu

I know, it's been asked before but I couldn't really get a satisfying answer for some details/backgrounds and I guess it's an important question for many. Some application seem only to be running ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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Purple and green screen when watching video on youtube?

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 lts onto my desktop. Everything works great but when i go to watch a video on youtube the video appears only in green and purple? Sound is coming through just fine and ...
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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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Choppy Flash Audio

Playing flash videos (youtube and standalone flash) gives me choppy audio and video. It seems intermittent, I was playing youtube videos earlier with no problems ... now I can't. Using: 64 bit 12....
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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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How do I make Chromium use Flash from Google Chrome?

Now, that Adobe has stopped issuing new releases for Linux desktops, the only option for users is to use Google Chrome, for those who want to use the latest Flash updates. I use Chromium. Is there any ...
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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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Problem flashing Ubuntu Touch Firmware on Aquaris M10 (frieza)

I have the new bq Aquaris M10 tablet. The device was recognized by my Linux machine using adb devices. I tried making my filesystem writable using phablet-config writable-image. Well, this turned ...
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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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High CPU usage while playing Flash and using Jupiter

Hi guys from what I see by Googling around it's a common problem but somehow all the threads I've seen end in "Oooo Flash is terrible" and the post dies there. I'm experiencing a very high CPU usage ...
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Adobe Flash Player Installation Fails

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. The Firefox error message says "A plugin is needed to display this content: Adobe Flash Player Installer" So I install it. Then it says "Installed - restart FireFox" I ...
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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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Website video slow/choppy; somehow fixed it briefly on Chrome (but not on Firefox), but problem resumed on restart

Watching video content on any website (YouTube, news sites, TV sites etc) the picture is slow/choppy, not at all smooth. The sound is fine. I'm mainly using Chrome, which has the latest Flash enabled. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Videos refusing to go fullscreen and freeze on Firefox

In Firefox on Ubuntu 14.04, just upgraded from 13.10, I can't make any video full screen without issues. When I tried it usual do this: video freezes, and sometimes you can hear the audio, but not ...
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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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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 ...