I recently installed ubuntu on my laptop and was able to install the flash plugin.

I am able to play youtube videos on firefox with no problem. However videos on some websites don't appear, only shows a black box. An example would be tvgolo.com.

I was wondering if there is any fix to this? Maybe I'm missing codecs?

Thanks, Nazir

  • Try libhal, as described here: omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/10/… – Mateo Sep 23 '14 at 23:28
  • Thanks for the reply but 4od seems to be working fine for me, and I don't think libhal is available anymore. But the tvgolo.com website is still giving me problems. – Nazir Sep 24 '14 at 22:03
  • See my answer askubuntu.com/questions/556320/… – Sudheer Aug 22 '15 at 7:45
  • Thanks but I'm now using chromium as my go-to browser so I don't have to worry about that problem anymore. – Nazir Aug 25 '15 at 0:59

I use chrome and pepperflashplugin-nonfree. Your site works with that.

If you are not willing to change browsers, make sure you have flashplugin-installer installed.

  • Thanks for your reply. Yes I'm aware that it works with chrome, but I've been using firefox for a long time now and I don't want to change to chrome. I do have flashplugin-installer installed and still doesn't work. – Nazir Sep 24 '14 at 17:27

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