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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Flash installation issue Kubuntu 16.04

Every time I startup or reboot my PC I get the following notification that flash needs to be installed : When I say "Ok" it starts the installation procedure but it stops and gives me the following ...
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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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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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Is it possible to install Flash on Aquaris M10 tablet?

I would like to watch videos on bbc.co.uk/news and this currently requires Flash. A the moment Firefox does not work well on the tablet (the touch keyboard does not come up so can't search) but I'm ...
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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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Is the Flash plugin on Chrome safer than Firefox?

I was always very happy with Firefox and never felt the need to change to Chrome. But Adobe has stopped supporting Flash on Linux and Google has taken over this task. Though Google only supports its ...
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Install Adobe Flash plugin in Chromium [on hold]

I have tried installing Adobe Flash from https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/?no_redirect. When I select APT for Ubuntu 10.04+, it launches the software center in which I am asked Enable additional ...
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Ubuntu 16.04, Firefox: YouTube works, EarthCam.com doesn't

Ubuntu 16.04, Firefox Youtube - perfect, everything goes well. EarthCam.com - doesn't work. It seems like stop downloading page at the moment of start downloading flash. Some other pages with flashes ...
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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 ...
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How to use Soundcloud in tor-browser? it need flash-player!

I am in Iran and have to use tor-browser in my Ubuntu 14.04. But it has a problem with flash-player in "Soundcloud". I installed many flash-player add-ons on it. but it not helped me and site say to ...
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Twitch.tv does not work, Lubuntu 16.04

I started playing around with the Lubuntu I managed to install yesterday. Everything is great so far, but I ran into one problem. Twitch.tv does not work (in Mozilla Firefox). The player is black, ...
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Can't compile programs on flash drive

I have mounted my flash drive to a new mount point inside my home folder. However, when I still try to compile my .cpp file, it tells me permission denied. How can I fix this? 1) In GParted, my flash ...
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SOLVED chromium videos show black screen, only audio no visual content of videos

I am using ubuntu 16.04. After I run following commands, chromium starts, I make surf without any problem, but it is not showing video content anymore, only audio. sudo apt-get install upgrade ...
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Flash plugin for Firefox on Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

The flash player plugin has stopped working in Firefox on Ubuntu 16.04 .I cant find pepper flash for chromium either ,certain music sites require flash so are now not use-able.
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Mounting Flash Drive to Compile C++ Programs

I am very new to Linux, and thus have very noob questions. I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my hard disk. However, my biggest issue is with flash drives. I have all of my .cpp files on ...
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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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My computer won't boot after trying to mount a Flash drive

I'm a beginner, I'v just installed ubuntu on my computer The problem is that I plugged my flash drive but nothing happened and it didn't appear in the launcher, I read online and then found that I ...
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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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flash plugin error for streaming website

I've recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and installed flash plugin. But when I went to live streaming website the result is like in the image. So tell me how to fix this issue as I am new to the ...
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Update flash player for Opera

I am using Opera 37.0 on Ubuntu 15.10 (64 bit). Opera shows that the Flash Player needs to be updated. I cannot find any option of updating the plugin. Tried Prefrence-- but there is no advnaced ...
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16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash

15.10 to 16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash Firefox does. Every thing worked fine on 15.10 all of posts about this are two or four years old is there something current for 16.04
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How to play embedded flash videos in external players?

As discussed in a separate question, embedded flash videos are abnormally heavy on GPU resources. The answer given by izx here (and namely in one comment) shows that ”Flash 11+ "attempts" (poorly, ...
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Flash settings doesn't appear Firefox

Fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 with all updates applied. Launch Firefox, and go the flash about page, and right click to click on flash area to go to Global settings (settings option is disabled). ...
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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 ...
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Can I use Chrome's Pepper Flash with Firefox?

As Adobe no longer supports Flash on Linux (see "NOTICE" below), is there a way to use Chrome's Pepper Flash plugin with Firefox? NOTICE! Flash no longer is supported for Linux EXCEPT as part of ...
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Xfinity tv not using pipelight flash

I have ubuntu 14.04 with pipelight installed. When I try to watch videos on xfinitytv.comcast.net, it says i'm using flash 11.2. When I go to the adobe site, it tells me I'm using 15. Why do some ...
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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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Videos Full Screen to the Wrong Monitor

I am using firefox. If I open one video using flash player in full screen in the second screen it opens in the first screen, This problem is only in the firefox. In chrome, I do not have this problem. ...
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how to remove Adobe Flash Player completely from ubuntu

Recently I have some problem with Adobe flash player and I want to completely all the component of the flash player including all the temporary files. After completely removing them I want to a fresh ...
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HBO GO doesn't work

Does anybody know how to get hbo go to work on ubuntu? I have installed hal. Tried it with and without pepperflash. Deleted the flash player folder. None of that works.
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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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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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How to install plugins to play media files of the following type : application/x-shockwave-flash decoder?

How to install plugins to play media files of the following type : application/x-shockwave-flash decoder ? Actually I wanted to download online videos of website hotstar.com . Those videos need adobe ...
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Flash Player Videos Not Loading in Ubuntu 16.04

Flash player does not seem to work properly on some sites in Ubuntu 16.04. Try this sample link: http://www.hotstar.com/the-secret-life-of-pets-trailer/1000071647 In firefox, it shows "movie not ...
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PepperFlash Problems

I need help with a 'Flash' issue on my 32 bit Ubuntu 15.10. While I am not a complete novice to Linux I am no means an expert, and it appears I need one that can talk a proverbial five year old ...
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Is my flash drive broken ? How to fix?

I run this command "sudo tail -c 0 -f /var/log/syslog" and plug my flash drive. And this is the output : May 12 20:54:09 R124L-PC kernel: [ 1658.098890] usb 1-1: USB disconnect, device number 6 May ...
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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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Ubuntu not so friendly to other softwares

I have just installed ubuntu 16.04, and although it's friendly regarding basic softwares, it is just a hassel to install other softwares. 1st question how do I get rid of the ((voice)) without ...
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Flash Player alternative(s) to Linux

Is there any alternative(s) to replacing Flash Player that will integrate well with Linux and Firefox? I am currently running Mint 17.3 Mate and Unity 14.04.x (dual boot) with the latest version of ...
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How do I install Adobe Flash for use with the Chromium browser (pepperflash)?

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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Why is pepper flash sandboxed?

I have been using Opera for a few days with the new Ubuntu 16.04. I was about to log onto my online, work account from home. Our company website uses flash, but after clicking on the login ...
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Problem playing online videos on Ubuntu 16.04

I have the latest, Ubuntu 16.04, with the latest Firefox and Adobe Flashplayer version 11. Videos from YouTube, Vimeo, etc. are working fine. But no video from Star Sports will play. Why is this and ...
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APT way to get Adobe Flash Player latest version for Linux not working

I am running Ubuntu 14.10 and I am trying to get the latest version of Adobe Flash Player for Linux (which apparently is 11.2), I am selecting the option for APT for Ubuntu 10.04+ here: But when I ...
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Flash content does not play,even though flash player is installed

I have installed the flash plugin for firefox.But when i try to play videos from this website,the player is just blank.When i right click on the player,it shows movie not loaded
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Black screen flashes on second monitor on Ubuntu 16

I upgrade my Ubuntu from 15.10 to 16.04 yesterday and after fixing some hiccups most things are working fine. However, I have one very annoying bug that lets my external monitor (connected to the ...
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How can I install the flash player for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I was wondering if someone could tell me how to install the adobe flashplayer for Chromium in Ubuntu 16.04. Thanks
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How do I install adobe flashplayer in ubuntu 16.04?

I was wondering how I can install the adobe flashplayer from this site: https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ I have no experience with the formats that are available there. There is no .deb version of ...
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Ubuntu Web Browser (16.04) - Flash plugin problem

I just upgraded my laptop from 14.04 to 16.04 version of Ubuntu and I found a new browser named Ubuntu web Browser, so I tried it. It ran well, but there's a problem that I can't play any flashplayer ...
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Fullscreen Chrome video causes Ubuntu to crash [duplicate]

Any time I try to watch a flash (or maybe HTML5) video in chrome, when I fullscreen it, Ubuntu freezes, goes black, and then my monitor says "no signal." This only happens on the second or third time ...
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16.04LTS: Any way to install Adobe Flash on a live USB

I am currently in a bit of a pickle, for quite some time I have been running both Linux (Arch to be exact) and Windows on two separate HDD's. After my Win drive failed I decided to save up for two 1TB ...