I recently means TODAY installed Ubuntu along with Windows 7 means this is a dual boot system.

So this is the case

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 and than upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04 and after installing the updates , Youtube videos are not playing . I'm using CHROME as my primary browser. Flash player is installed by default but still i uninstall it and re install it just to make sure everything is ok. But still videos are playing.

Chrome Version 19.0.1084.56

  • Adobe flash player is bundled with Google Chrome by default, but isn't pre-installed in Ubuntu. Can you elaborate on the part where you uninstalled and reinstalled it. – mikewhatever Jun 13 '12 at 21:50
  • Ya it is , as i said it was not working even before RE-INSTALLATION I re-installed it from Ubuntu Software Center – OmiPenguin Jun 13 '12 at 22:06
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    Again, how did you uninstall the flash player bundled with Google Chrome? As for your info, the Software Center won't affect it. Hope it's clear now. – mikewhatever Jun 14 '12 at 4:01

Try install the ubuntu-restricted-extras package. It installs all the non-free media codecs that allows you to play videos or music. Search for that in the software center, and then install it.

You can install Flash and ubuntu-restricted-extras together if you want.

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