a plug-in (or plugin) is a set of software components that adds specific abilities to a larger software application.

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144p not available on firefox but available on google chrome

after an update of xubuntu14.04 144p not available on firefox but available on google chrome for any of my videos in youtube i have think there are problem with my flash player or simply youtube ...
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Why doesn't Chromium have “Chrome PDF Viewer” plugin?

The Chrome build from Google has a Chrome PDF Viewer plugin which is really nice. But, the Chromium builds don't seem to have it (nothing shows up in about:plugins). How do I get the plugin in ...
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Google Play Plugin for Rhythmbox

Hey guys, I'm a Google Play Music user running Rhythmbox 2.99.1 on Ubuntu 13.10. Recently, I found a link to a Google Play Music Plugin that had instructions on how to install the plugin. After ...
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Rhythmbox: unable to browse by cover art

I am unable to browse by cover art in Rhythmbox. Apparently plugin is installed and active but I don't see the left pane option "Browse by cover art" EDIT: I can't install cover browser for some ...
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How to enable “click-to-play” plugins in Firefox?

I'm trying to make it so everytime I want to run a plugin, I need to click in order for it to play. The "plugins.click_to_play" is already set to "True" in about:config and it doesn't doesn't behave ...
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Icedtea-7-plugin don't work in Chromium, doesn't show in about:plugins

I'm newbie user of Ubuntu 14.04. I have trouble with: Icedtea-7-plugin don't work in Chromium. It doesn't shows in about:plugins. How I can I fix it? I did: sudo apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin ...
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Unable to install icedtea plugin on Utopic Unicorn 14.10

Trying to install icedtea-7-plugin on 14.10 x64 gives an error. apt-get install icedtea-7-plugin . . . Selecting previously unselected package icedtea-netx:amd64. . . . Processing triggers for ...
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Cannot make work Java 8 Plugin in chrome 39 in ubuntu

I cannot make Java 8 work for ubuntu in chrome 39 I already installed the jdk8 via ppa. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer ...
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What does the Gedit plugin called “Dashboard” do and/or provide?

What does the "Dashboard" plugin do? It's description says "A Dashboard for new tabs.", but I can't see what's changed after I enable it or what it lets me do differently. I don't see anything like a ...
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What does the Gedit Plugin called “Quick open” do and/or provide?

What does the "Quick open" plugin do? It says that it "Quick open: Quickly open files.", but I can't see what's changed after I enable it.
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lubuntu 14.10 gedit plugin folder

Which directory should I copy gedit plugins for gedit to recognize them in? I was browsing around the web, none of proposed folders worked. I want to use ftp code editng gedit plugin.
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How to run a complex command by xfce mail-watcher

I just installed the xfce4-mailwatch-plugin I would like to use the option "Run on click" to either switch to Thunderbird, or to open it if it is not currently running. The command I use for this is ...
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Start computer, no launcher, no side panel and hot keys don't work.

So after I log in nothing appears, just the background. Can't manage to open up a terminal with Ctrl-Alt t. Nothing This happen after I mistakenly click an option in effects in Compiz. I saw a couple ...
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Gimp 2.8 deskew plugin will not install

I tried compiling the deskew plugin using the procedures here, How to compile deskew plugin for Gimp?, to no avail. The plugin doesn't show up in the plugin browser, or the Layer>Transform menu.
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What is the difference between compiz-plugins and compiz-plugins-extra? Which should I install?

Over the past couple years when I've been looking at guides for installing ccsm (compiz config settings manager) I've seen some of them suggesting the package compiz-plugins for extra plugins and some ...
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Ubuntu Restricted Extras for 14.04 32 bit [duplicate]

My ubuntu has not internet connection. Because I cant connect my modem there. Can anyone give me a good idea so that I can downlod the all media codec (ubuntu_restricted_extras.dev) for ubuntu 14.04 ...
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How to activate external tools in Gedit? - Ubuntu 14.10

My external tools in Gedit doesn't work . I get this error when I check it: An error occurred : plugin loader "python3" was not found . I've tried these solutions but they haven't worked: Link ...
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How to install the Jason plugin for jEdit?

I am a newbie in Ubuntu (14.04) so I am very appreciative if you can guide me how to install Jason as a plugin of jEdit. Jason installation homepage. jEdit plugin installation instructions. The ...
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Flash player not detected for some sites and youtube videos in Chromium

I'm following below instructions Chromium 34 and later cannot detect flash plugin But in some Youtube videos I got The adobe flash player is required for video playback and some website show the same ...
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Install VLC plugin on Chrome

I have Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit with VLC media player installed and I have also installed mozilla-plugin-vlc. I can see that vlc web plugin is installed at mozilla (about:addons)but not at ...
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gedit plugin for HTML tag match

Is there a gedit plugin for highlighting HTML matching tag? if so then please suggest me. For example in this sample: <div> //div1 <div> //div2 </div> //end of div2 ...
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Oracle Java 8 “This plug-in is not supported”

I had Java 7 working nicely on Ubuntu 14.04. Now I have Java 8 (and not Java 7) on a new installation of Ubuntu 14.04. I tried to use Java 8 for the first time today, including adding the URLs to the ...
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weird Update after firefox crashed

I've hat troubles for some time with the Firefox-Plugin-Container using Gnome 3 on Ubuntu 14.04. The problem was a frozen screen when in fullscreen-mode on Youtube or similar where nothing but an acpi ...
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Facebook Video calling Via Wine or via Skype

It has been years since facebook video calling started. Unfortunately the haven't been able to make it work for linux. So I would like to install it via wine. I have tried firefox for windows via ...
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missing Plug-in for TunesViewer

I installed TunesViewer from software center, and i am having this problem seeing TV show it says: Missing Plug-in I downloaded evasion for TunesViewer but can not install it when it says: ...
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Error when using Resynthesizer plugin in Gimp 2.8.10

I'm trying to make Resynthesizer plug-in work in Gimp 2.8.10 under Ubuntu 14.04 TLS but I get this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/gimp/2.0/python/gimpfu.py", line 699, in ...
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plugins for configuring IP cams

First of all, this might have been answered before, since I find it hard to believe no one had the same issues, however I cant seem to find any info on it. Please comment on it if so. My issue: Im ...
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Compiz plugins / filter - ordering

Using Ubuntu 14.04. In Compiz, I have enabled Negative and OBS plugins (color filters). What I want is, filter A should be applied after filter B (I want to be able to control the order). How can I ...
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Google earth plug in for Ubuntu

I have a question. Is there any way to run google earth plug in in linux (Ubuntu, Lubuntu,...). Thanks
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Videos inside HTML files are unable to play

Video tags which is present inside HTML files are unable to play. Is there any plugin which has to be installed to make the videos to work. We are using mono code to view this HTML files Please ...
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Where do I find the local and the gedit plugins folders in Ubuntu 14.04?

I know this will be likely marked as a duplicate. But none of the answers in Finding the gedit plugin folder can solve my problem. It seems that I don't have a gedit plugins folder. Is there any easy ...
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Can I annotate the screen in Gnome Shell?

Anyone know a plugin or application that emulate the Compiz Annotate funcionality in Gnome 3? Annotate is the plugin that lets you draw on the screen.
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Import radio stations in Rhythmbox

I know Rhythmbox stores all kind of information in ~/.local/share/rhythmbox/rhythmdb.xml. All entries with type="iradio" are radio stations. I would like to import radio stations from TuneIn. My ...
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flash player doesn't work on chromium

I have upgraded to 14.04LTS and my flash player doesn't work on chromium facebook only!!! It is the latest version of adobe, and works on you tube, as well as with firefox facebook. Am I missing ...
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How to install Firefox addon from command line in scripts?

I want to improve my unattended script adding some Firefox addon, however I cant find the way, Can someone help to find out how to? Example: (Want to install adblockPlus plugin and set a new ...
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How to install the gedit markdown-preview plugin on 14.04?

I've just installed the markdown preview plugin for gedit and I get the following error on the console when I try to activate it in the plugins tab: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Java: plugin install for freemind, get : NoClassDefFoundError org/objectweb/asm/Opcodes

I am using freemind 0.9 on Ubuntu 12.04, and trying to install a plugin written with "groovy", from http://blog.icare3d.org/2011/02/writing-phd-thesis-using-freemind-and.html I installed freemind, ...
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Mozilla Addon in ubuntu [closed]

I am new to LINUX I want to install Addblock addon in firefox how do I do that? I see previous post but no one asked this question before and I see ppl suggesting doing with terminal?
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What's the directory/location where the installations from repositories go? [duplicate]

I want to install the program ImageJ from the Ubuntu repositories (mainly because it's easier than compiling the code from source), but I need to add a few plugins to the basic installation. I would ...
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VNC plugin not working in Remmina

Remmina 0.9.99.1, Ubuntu 14.04. I installed Remmina from the repository. Also installed both the RDP and the VNC plugins from the repository. I have verified that remmina-plugin-vnc.so is in ...
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Problem in launchimg TopCoder Arena

I have a IcedTea plugin for TopCoder Arena. I used it till a week back. But today when I am trying to launch the arena, it is showing this error Fatal: Initialization Error: Could not initialize ...
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gedit : plugin “imitation” doesn't work after upgrade to ubuntu 14.04

Unfortunately, I can't use the gedit plugins called imitation and "regex search and replace" after upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04. Anyone could help me, please? I already ran: sudo apt-get install ...
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“Failed to load platform plugin ”xcb“ ” while launching qt5 app on linux without qt installed

I wrote application for linux which uses QT5. But when I am trying to launch it on the linux without QT SDK installed, the output in console is: Failed to load platform plugin "xcb". Available ...
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Any Favorites/ Bookmark file plugin for Gedit 3.12 +?

I want to bookmarks files in Gedit so that I can open them easily later. There are some old plugins which used to work for older versions. But is there any working plugin for Gedit 3.12+. I am using ...
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avr eclipse plugin not showing at eclipse ubuntu 14.04 64 bit

I was using avr eclipse plugin in my ubuntu 12.04 with eclipse-cdt, now i upgraded to 14.04 and avr-eclipse plugin does not shows up after installation. I found in 14.04 eclipse was not installed in ...
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How to install Dia plugins on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS (Precise). I already install and using Dia. I need to use dia_orgchart.py downloaded from http://dia-installer.de. As the instruction given, I try to put ...
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What Compiz addons/plugins are available?

How many Compiz Addons can I get and what do they do? Can I get one that make it possiable for me to turn windows and tab then like in Haiku.
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RipOff 0.8.3 not finding ANY plugins

As of upgrading 14.04 I've had a problem with RipOff (i.e. 0.8.3). I get "No valid RipOff encoding plugin could be found" Under Preferences/Plugins lo-and-behold no plugins - not even the free ...
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Problems with Adobe Flash Plugin in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Though the Software center is showing that "Adobe Flash Plugin" is installed in my computer, which is a Compaq Presario c700 running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, yet some websites like www.youtube.com is ...
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Sublime Text: see how many resources each plugin is using

How can I see how many resources each Sublime Text plugin is using?