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Questions tagged [flash]

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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grey screen from strangers in Omegle

Since I've update to Ubuntu 18.04, I only have have grey screens from strangers in Omegle. I've tried Firefox and Chrome, same thing. My webcam works fine in Cheese and Skype, and Flash seems up to ...
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How can I use Adobe Connect in web browser?

I try to use Adobe Connect in Google Chrome browser (and Firefox), but Adobe Connect requires Flash Player 11.2 or above. Adobe Connect requires the Flash Player plugin, version 11.2 or above. ...
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Error while copying to flash derive

I tried to copy contents to usb(host system with ubuntu 16.04), this return is no error and but no "done" dialog box appears and havn't allocate any space in USB. it seems something like infinite ...
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Unable to access data on flash drive

I've copied more than 300 Go data on a 2 To flash drive, from a Ubuntu 16.04, then formatted that PC and installed Ubuntu 18.04. The flash disk is exFAT partition, when I mounted it, I had to install ...
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Facebook game & hardware acceleration

I cannot make Facebook's "Gardenscapes" game work on my fresh installation with Firefox. When I start it, it asks me to enable Hardware Acceleration. When the flash popup shows up, "Enable Hardware ...
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How to make Firefox stream TV and radio?

I installed fresh Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and made all available online updates. All OK, except Firefox browser does not stream / show TV and it also will not stream radio (Firefox only offers to downloaded ...
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unmounting and powering off an external drive via command line

On the basis of answers to this question what is the command line equivalent of safely remove drive I wrote this script. #!/bin/bash echo "This script works on sdb and sdb1" echo "Have a look at ...
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Meizu MX5 pro ubuntu edition bootlooped [duplicate]

Seems like I got myself in a bit of a situation, so I started with the UBports installer with the intention of upgrading the outdated version the phone came with, which was nice and dandy but every ...
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Chromium-browser libprotobuf ERROR when using PPAPI flash --> Segmentation fault

I can't start up the chromium-browser after an update. adobe-flash-properties-gtk:amd64 and adobe-flashplugin:amd64 were upgraded today. How do I fix this issue? $ chromium-browser Using PPAPI ...
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Full Ubuntu 16.04 install on USB flash drive super slow

I installed a full ubuntu on a flash drive. At the moment I have the problem that my full Ubuntu install on a fast flash drive (Cosair Voyager 128GB) is very slow. Before the 128GB one I used a 32GB ...
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Should I limit writes to a flash drive, when installing Ubuntu on a USB stick (Full Install)?

I'd like to boot Ubuntu (or edubuntu) from a USB device, and store data on the device for future use, as well as install software, drivers, etc. According to this answer, a Full Install will get ...
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Flashplayer not working on Chromium 18.10

I had to reinstall my OS, was on 18.10 and reinstalled it. The flashplayer on Chromium was working before and now not. It keeps telling me to "Click to enable" but nothing happens. I have uninstalled ...
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Strange LED blinking problem with USB flash drives - is it just me?

Introduction I'm using Ubuntu MATE 16.04.5 LTS with latest 4.4 Linux kernel on several machines (laptops and desktops with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0). For me it seems that something was changed inside USB ...
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Clone a flashdrive

How do you clone a bootable flashdrive? What Linux software can clone a flash drive. I tried doing a sector by sector copy using a Windows application which worked but the Linux flash drive doesn't ...
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Youtube Player Glitch on Ubuntu 18.04

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with latest version of Chrome (70.0.3538.67). Whenever I open a YouTube video for the first time, this YouTube player will act weird like shown in picture below. It zoom in ...
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Is Using HBO Nordic Impossible with Ubuntu 18?

Flashplayer doesn't load videos on Firefox. I could only find solutions how to get it working with Ubuntu 16... I tried those solutions, them being hal-flash and pipelight, the former doesn't work and ...
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Time a USB flash drive formated in NTFS be read in a linux pc [closed]

My home Network is run by Lenox. My wife will give a friend and new USB flash drive, to save a word processing work she is doing for her. Her friend has a Windows PC therefore the ubs flash drive, ...
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flashing sony xperia sp5303

i am trying to flash a sonyxperia sp5303 using flash tools and the original firmware by sony (Sony_Xperia_SP_C5303_12.0.A.1.257_Customized_NCB_(by_xperiastockrom.com)) i installed flashtools and run ...
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Sony flash tools .tar installation on ubuntu 18.04

i am running ubuntu 18.04 and i want to install the sony flash tools app in order to flash an xperia sm5303. i found and downloaded on my desktop the following 2 files: a) SP Flash Tool v5.1752 ...
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Facebook Games and Flash Issue

My wife recently switched to xubuntu and she has run into an issue. I have googled but had no luck with a solution. She is trying to play a facebook game and getting the error that flash 19 or greater ...
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(Ubuntu 18.04) (Chromium) (Flash) Plugin is not supported.

Whenever I open a page with a flash in it, It is replaced with with a white background, writing that says "Plugin not supported", and a grey puzzle piece above the writing. Any thoughts on how to ...
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How do I install Adobe Flashplayer plugin Ubuntu 14.04

I don't understand how to install the tar.gz file for this, when I read the readme it says go to usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/ but all I have that remotely resembles this is flashplugin-installer, even ...
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adobe-flashplugin has no installation candidate [duplicate]

LINK 1 : Failure to download extra data files: flashplugin-installer (not a duplicate question) Followed the instructions on LINK 1 to use the adobe-flashplugin (because flashplugin-installer couldn'...
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Mounting a flash drive on Ubuntu 16.04 failed

My flash drive does't work on ubuntu 16.04. The reason is doesn't support 'exfat' file. I ran the: sudo apt-get install exfat-fuse exfat-utils However, it give me: Reading package lists... Done ...
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How can I install Flash for Brave browser?

I installed Brave and it had no Flash. I went to the plugins and they were recommending a Flash version called PepperFlash. I found guides online and installed that version, but Flash is still not ...
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cannot see any picture or inline videos in any browser

I am running ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Now, suddenly I am not able to see any inline ohotos or inline videos of any browser, be it forefox or chrome. I installed adobe flash player plugin, still it didn't ...
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Is there a way to get Channel 4 player to work natively in Ubuntu 18.04

CHannel 4 player uses flash and drm. There have been some workarounds. Is there a way to make it work in Ubuntu without using wine? Any workarounds are ok but no wine.
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Problems opening .swf file

I am new to Ubuntu, running 16.04, so forgive me if I've overlooked something simple or obvious. I've been on this thread How do I play .swf files? but nothing there has worked for me. I installed ...
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Flash refuses to work on Firefox Ubuntu 18.04

I'm aware this has been asked a hundred times but it seems like none of the solutions that have been posted for other people are working for me. Adobe must've changed something in the past year ...
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Kubuntu 18.04 flash player problem

I'm running Kubuntu 18.04 and firefox 60.0.2. I needed to use flashplayer, so I installed it, restarted firefox and enabled it. But when I tried to make it work, it doesn't reproduce anything: the ...
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Opening radio player link in mozilla 60.0.2

I'm trying and failing to open a sound player link in mozilla firefox 60.0.2. At the bottom of the web page there is a remark:"Update required: To play the media you will need to either update your ...
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Watching Hulu on 16.04 or 18.04

I'm having trouble playing Hulu on Ubuntu. It started one or two months ago (it used to work before). I always watched it on Chrome. Some time ago, after a couple minutes of playback, the CPU usage ...
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Flash player: When I install, my browser still tells me I need to install Flash

In the terminal I added the universe repository and then issued command sudo apt install adobe-flashplugin. It seemed to install correctly. I then installed Google Chrome by finding the appropriate ...
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Firefox on ubuntu 18.04 read swf files as blank

I have recently changed my operating system to Ubuntu Desktop 18.04 x64. I was trying to make my browser read .swf flash files and so I followed this guide: https://websiteforstudents.com/install-...
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Screen tearing lines and other issues when I watch any videos

I have many problems on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. First of all my notebook: Lenovo Y700-15isk, Intel Core i7-6700HQ, 16 GB RAM, NVIDIA GTX 960M 4 GB. SSD 256 GB, and HDD 1 TB. Ubuntu is installed in dual ...
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Adobe Flash Content blocked in all browsers Ubuntu 18 LTS

since two days I'm trying to bring Adobe Flashplayer to work. I tried it in all latest versions of Firefox, Chrome and Chromium, following tips from other users to install the corresponding player. It ...
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Adobe flash player on 18.04 “the channel bionic partner is unknown” [duplicate]

How can I install Adobe flash player on 18.04 LTS? I have tried downloading it from the Adobe Flash official site where I select the Ubuntu/Debian version, but it says chose an application to open the ...
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No Pdf reader plugin 18.04

There is no PDF reader plugin available for Ubuntu 18.04 Budgie. Where would one be if one existed. The old adobe version for linux seems to be no longer available, synaptic package manager had ...
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Playing Videos in Firefox

I use Ubuntu 18.04 and Firefox 60.0 (linux beginner!) I just installed the flash player, but the only videos that are displayed in my browser are the ones on youtube. facebook and any other streaming-...
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uninstall Adobe Flash

Several days ago the Ubuntu download had "Adobe Flash" included and now having problems with the browser crashing and other programs also and receiving gobs of unwanted Emails. What now---can that be ...
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Chromium flashplayer

Did anyone manage to get chromium web-browser working with flashplayer ? So far what I tried: sudo apt install flashplugin-installer that worked well for firefox but no effect on chromium. then I ...
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flash player update in Xubuntu 14.04

I have an old laptop which hard disk just works with Xubuntu. Unfortunately, time has passed and Flashplayer needs an update. In many websites I usually visit, I need to update to Adobe Flash Player ...
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adobe-flashplugin provides out of date Flash

Not a duplicate as per the answer! This is my first posting here and I'm still a novice user of Ubuntu. I use Ubuntu 17.10 and Firefox 59.0.2 (64 bits). I've already installed the flash plug-in as I ...
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Cannot download (anything) in Ubuntu 17.04 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu recently , I tried to update it but it responses that it is Failed , I couldn't download anything from the software center, I can't even install any plug-ins or chrome or even vlc !!...
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How can I remove (not disable) the Flash plugin from firefox

To debug some flash issues I am first trying to get a "clean base" without Flash in my Firefox installation, but I am not able to remove the plugin. sudo apt-get remove flashplugin-installer # ...
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Video locked on Chrome

When I try to watch some video on Chrome or Chromium I have a problem, the entire video loads, but sometimes the image stop and the audio still running, I tried to reinstal both browsers, I have ...
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Ubuntu trying to install to flash disk [duplicate]

When I try to install Ubuntu 16.04 to my Lenovo Yoga laptop, it automatically tries to install the OS to the flash disk. I have already installed Ubuntu from this flash disk to another computer, and ...
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Will a flash player plugin be needed for internet video in 18.04?

I know some websites still ask for flash being installed, like for a chess playing site. But in Ubuntu Budgie 18.04 (at the date I am posting less than a week before becoming stable) without a ...
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Adobe Flash Player Disabled

I am new to Linux (and very green). I have installed Linux Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and I want to play Amazon Prime Music. When I try, I get an error message saying Adobe Flash player is disabled. I searched ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Firefox can't play some video despite flash installed

I'm facing an issue with Firefox 59.0.2 in Ubuntu 16.04 (up to date): Some video simply won't play. All youtube videos work, but the following doesn't work (it loads forever): https://www.reddit.com/...