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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I can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.04

I had moved from xubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu. And now i can't watch youtube vides and nothing like that.The screen looks tinier and i only can see green red and yellow images .help please.
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youtube videos not working on chromium

I have latest flash-plugin intalled and have also installed extra-codecs for Chromium and have no extra media plugins enabled but still sometimes can`t get Youtube videos to run. A black screen comes ...
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Google Chrome hard disk excessive activity / System freezes [on hold]

I've recently installed Gooogle Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 LST 32-bit. First couple of days Chrome worked like a charm. Extremely fast, much more faster than Firefox. But then step-by-step it start ...
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Booting from flash drive

Hello I'm rather new to Ubuntu and I was wondering if someone could point me to a tutorial of how to boot from a flash drive and tell me if I need to partition my hard drive in anyway in order to boot ...
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Problem with browser flash plugin [duplicate]

YouTube video does not work properly (see image). How can I fix this?
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Youtube occasionally giving black screen

I know that there were many questions about youtube giving blackscreen, but I went through a lot of them on none was my problem. I am using Chrome 32bit, basically, youtube sometimes stops working for ...
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Web video's not working

Hello i am using ubuntu for a while now. And i installed it on my mums 10 year old PC (as replacement for XP). And I simply don't get videoplayback in chrome/firefox working. What i tried for so ...
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Ubuntu problem once it hit the memory stick [duplicate]

I finally download ubuntu on my memory stick, but my problem is installing it on my windows xp laptop.Ipush f-12, f-8 and f-2 to get to the bio screen. How can i get ubuntu installed on my windows xp ...
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Problem with Youtube player on FIrefox Nightly [closed]

I'm using Firefox Nightly (31.0a1) and the Youtube HTML5 player doesn't work, probably because it won't recognize the browser. Anyone got similar problem?
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High CPU usage while playing Flash on 11.10

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 using PepperFlash plugin unsafe because it isnt open source?

I'd rather use the newest version, and (starting from Chromium 35, I believe) you can only use Pepper Flash. BUT I'd rather avoid closed source software as that implies a security risk if the code ...
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Flash player is not working probably [duplicate]

Am new at ubuntu. I downloaded flash plugin for my ubuntu, and install it from the terminal but it does not play the movie on YouTube it seams installed, and there is sound and the first picture is ...
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Flash player alternative for firefox

I am searching for an flash player alternative for firefox Yes I am using chrome and I know that it has its own flash version however I am used to Firefox, and it is hard not to have videos in ...
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Adobe Flash for use with Ubuntu and Chrome browser

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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How to get rid of youtube html5 player from firefox

I have tried youtube html5 player by opting it in from here But i dont find html5 youtube player as good as flash player. So i opted out from same link despite of opt-out youtube was showing videos ...
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My question is how can i install flash player without changing the admin password

I am using an ubuntu machine in my office. And i am logged in as a normal user.I dont have the admin password. I know how to change the password of the admin user. However, if i do that it will create ...
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How do I fix Disappearing Cursor/mouse on 13.10 installed on flash

I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on a flash drive so i can pug it into any computer at home and school and do my work. it was working perfectly until just a half hour ago when i booted it on an ...
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How do I stop Flash video being squashed and broken?

I recently installed Lubuntu but I have a problem with Adobe Flash Player. I always see something that looks like this when I open a video: The video is small, grainy, and is green and purple. I ...
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Web pages displaying only text and some are not working at all

I am dealing with very painful problem and don't have idea how to get rid of it. I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and some web pages are displaying only text. For instance web page facebook.com, youtube.com, ...
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Webcam doesn't work in browser…?

I'm running the latest version of Ubuntu, and I have a Dell Sp2009wfd monitor with built in microphone and webcam. I've gotten the microphone working on mumble and on sound recorder, and I've gotten ...
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VLC Media Player and Youtube Playback jerky

I installed VLC Media Player 2.0.8 on my Ubuntu and I tried to play videos on youtube and VLC Media player they were jerky. The video stops and sound repeats again and again like a scratched VCD is ...
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Missing libssl3.so when trying to install Flash Debug Player on Ubuntu 13.10

When I try to install Flash Debug Player in Ubuntu 13.10 via the normal means, I get the following error: $ sudo nspluginwrapper -v -i /usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/libflashplayer.so ...
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Flash player does not work probably with Arabic language

The Flash plug-in version 11.2 which is the latest version does not support the Arabic language. It shows the characters separated and oriented from left to right; whereas it has to display them as ...
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How to install flashplugin-installer and ttf-mscorefonts-installer using apt-cacher-ng?

On my network i use apt-cacher-ng on server and add Acquire::http { Proxy "http://[10.48.21.23]:3142"; }; to /etc/apt/apt.conf on clients. So apt-get can't download file through proxy with wget.
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formatting not working error showing in pendrive (error showing)?

Error creating file system: Command-line `parted --script "/dev/sdb" mktable msdos' exited with non-zero exit status 1: Error: Input/output error during read on /dev/sdb (udisks-error-quark, 0) did ...
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Problem loading Ubuntu installer from Flash Drive

Using Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. Downloaded Ubuntu 13.10 to a USB thumb drive using Universal USB Installer. When I go to reboot my computer I can tell it's trying to boot from the flash drive, but I ...
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How do I stop this from appearing when I boot up my laptop? (screenshot)

It appears everytime I boot up my laptop and I always click "run this action now" but nothing changes
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lubuntu 13.10 flash video doesn't display (youtube)

I have an old pc 256mb ram and 1.6GHz processor which had win xp. It could play youtube videos with chrome (ok it stucked a bit) and i installed lubuntu 13.10. I installed the flashplayer plugin but ...
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Flash suddenly stopped working in SeaMonkey / Ubuntu 13.10

Somehow flash just stopped working in SeaMonkey. It has version 11.2.202.291 which is relatively recent, and was working until a few days ago (I do not know exactly when it stopped working.) Firefox ...
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Cannot use Flash in Chromium

I need to use YouTube. I have Flash enabled in Chromium's settings, but it always says "could not load shockwave". I am running Lubuntu 13.04
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How to stop flash installation prompter in chromium?

I want to stop the prompter at the top of the webpage. This is so annoying since I don't want to install flash. And it keeps coming back up for every webpage I visit which has flash content.
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How to use the latest version of flash on Ubuntu?

We have all read about Adobe's decision to not care about linux users. I have several video websites (things like tf1.fr and m6replay.fr that require an updated version of flash. I guess this is so ...
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Is it possible for Adobe Flash to kill my GPU?

The question Is it possible that Adobe Flash in Ubuntu 12.04 on Firefox could damage my GPU? History So... there I was, using my beloved Ubuntu 12.04, Doing some PHP/Javascript/HTML development in ...
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Having problems updating my flash player

I have been trying to figure this one out with the questions already asked about flash player but were not able to do it. If I go to this site https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/plugincheck/ it will say ...
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adobe flash not working?

hi friends i am having a problem whenever i try to play videos on you tube or any other site i always get an error adobe flash player is required to display some contents on this page but the ...
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i can not get Ubuntu to install on my laptop

When I try to load Ubuntu from a flash drive it does not find the boot-able drive. I have tried a disk and it works, but I want to boot from my flash drive.
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Arabic reading error

I can't read Arabic correctly (from Right to Left) when using Firefox to open Flash websites in Ubuntu 10.10 example: http://www.fpnp.net/ Please I need help, thanks...
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Trouble Installing Ubuntu on an old PC with USB stick

So far I have: downloaded Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS from the site. Converted the ISO file to IMG. (I used Unetbootin, I'm not completely sure I did this right.) I selected disk image, ISO, and browsed to ...
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Choppy video playback with vimeo and youtube

I am using Maverick Meercat on an Acer Aspire 5100 with 2GB of RAM and an ATI Radeon Xpress 1100 graphics card. I can't watch any video at all on this computer. I use both Firefox and Chrome and they ...
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can't watch flash content in lubuntu

i can't watch flash content in firefox. can someone please help me? I am sorry if this has already been addressed, but i have visited numerous forum posts and tried several different things. My ...
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Problem with Adobe installation

I searched for Adobe Flash Player in App Center then clicked on Install button. The Installation failed and I received this massage: flashplugin-installer: Depends: libnspr4-0d but it cannot be ...
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No notification sound of google talk on ubuntu 12.04

everyone. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and chromium. The problem I am facing is that there is no sound notifications of the incoming message. After doing some search on internet, I found that may be this ...
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Adobe flash Player not working [duplicate]

I installed Adobe Flash Player so I could play online indie games and when I try to play them after installation it says I still need Adobe flash player specifically. What do I do? I also tried ...
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How do I change default gnomeplayer to flash set in Firefox 27 preferences for Ubuntu 13.10

I am pretty certain my installation of Ubuntu 13.10 has the flash plugin installed, as I have checked this numerous times in the last 3 days and just recently watched the updates put it in from the ...
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Flash player sometimes works, but sometimes doesn't

I am on Ubuntu 12.04. I've been using Firefox and when I opened for example a Youtube link, the screen where the video is supposed to be is black and it displays an error. When I click on some ...
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Flash video appears blue

The Problem After updating to Ubuntu 12.04 from Ubuntu 11.10, all video is still blue, whether playing in a browser or a player. Same problem occurs in 11.10 as well. I have tried to uninstall all ...
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Cannot play YouTube videos in Firefox - Opera works?

Since a couple of days it is not possible for me to watch YouTube videos in Firefox - nevertheless I installed Opera and tried it successfully to play videos with it. What I tried so far (and did not ...
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YouTube wouldn't open properly on ubuntu 12.04

Two days ago I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and YouTube was working perfectly fine then, but today when I opened it, what I saw was white screen with everything(search, my channel etc.) written in a column ...
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Youtube fails to load video [duplicate]

I'm currently using Natty. I've used adobe's version of flash found on their website, the one found in the depository, and finally the one from sevenmachines ppa. All the flash plugins have the same ...