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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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Screen goes insane sometimes after ubuntu 22.04 LTS update?

I have recently installed Ubuntu 22.04 LTS . and sometimes the whole screen just flashes. Everything just starts overlapping each other. It goes away when you press any key. But I want it gone. ...
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How do I make a downloaded flash player the default program with which to open .swf files?

I downloaded a Flash player and I'm trying to make it the default app to open .swf files in Ubuntu 20.04. It's a standalone player and doesn't show on Applications. How do I do that?
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How to install the Flash player

I have been desperately looking for a way to install flash player on Firefox or Chromium but the tutorials on all the websites that I saw were useless. They all redirect to the Adobe website which ...
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Illustrator CC Linux doesn't display interface after opened

Some time ago I have downloaded through this link an Adobe Illustrator CC adaptation to run on Linux environment: https://github.com/Gictorbit/illustratorCClinux and followed these steps until a day ...
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files not showing up in USB pen

I copied some files into a USB flash drive but when I navigate to it, it just displays empty folders. When I try to copy them again, it asks me to if I want to replace, so the files seem to be there ...
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Adobe Connect requires Flash Player 11.2 or above

I'm trying to access Adobe connect, but it gives me following error: Adobe Connect requires Flash Player 11.2 or above. However I tested it on Firefox and Chrome, also I have installed Flash player ...
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USB stick: medium not found

Trying to flash a USB with a bootable OS. lsblk does not detect the disk. ls /dev/disk/by-id/ reveals the disk lives at /dev/disk/by-id/usb-NAND_USB2DISK-0:0. sudo fdisk /dev/disk/by-id/usb-...
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Is there any Adobe Flash Alternative which runs Actionscript 3 on Browser?

I am an Engineering student and due to this pandemic, I was asked to do a virtual simulation of a lab. https://vem-iitg.vlabs.ac.in/Experiment_DC.html . I am using a ubuntu 20.4 machine and I use both ...
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Problem with installing flash player on Chrome and ubutnu 18.4 (no chrome://settings/content/flash page!)

i am trying to connect to adobe-connect by chrome on Ubuntu 18.4 and tried to get and install the flash-player module for my Ubuntu by below commands: sudo apt remove pepperflashplugin-nonfree # ...
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How can I install Adobe Flash player on Ubuntu 20.04?

I need to work with a .swf file from the browser, but I have not been able to install Adobe Flash.
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how make fix a USB flash broken in ubuntu install duration

i tried to install ubuntu 20.04 from a live usb flash in another usb flash but in install duration i made a mistake and turn off computer. now i cant access to my usb flash for new installation in ...
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how to install adobe flash player on ubuntu 20.04 in 2021?

I have Ubuntu 20.04 I have to run some Adobe Flash based web application on Google Chrome and Firefox ESR. How to do this in 2021 when Adobe Flash Player is blocked by default and when binary was ...
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Flash Player on Latest Ubuntu?

Hi I'd like to get flash player working on the latest Ubuntu under Chromium or Firefox. I've tried everything under the sun from Google search results to no avail. Is this still possible or is Flash ...
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How to install Adobe Flash Player for Firefox?

It is out of date right now but I need it for an urgent business. It was installed in my computer but after January 11 it suddenly stopped to work. I know Flash Player is expired but there is no other ...
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How to install Chromium snap version 87 [duplicate]

I was wondering if there is a way to install Chromium snap version 87 along side with the current one. With snap info chromium you only get these versions: channels: latest/stable: 88.0.4324.96 ...
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Ubuntu 18 upgrade stopped on pepperflashplugin [duplicate]

I was upgrading Ubuntu 16 to 18. During the installation process it stopped at: Setting up pepperflashplugin-nonfree (1.8.3+nmulubuntu1) ... I know that flash is no longer supported but I'm in the ...
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Can't install pepperflashplugin-nonfree package

Recently I encountered a problem every time I try to install a new package on my Ubuntu 18.04 computer. The installer is always stuck at Setting up pepperflashplugin-nonfree (1.8.3+nmu1ubuntu1) ... I ...
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Need help with removing Opera browser [duplicate]

I tried to install opera from .deb file downloaded from their website. But it got stuck at 55%. So I closed the window. Then i discovered that it got installed and opened nicely. But after i couldn't ...
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Cannot upgrade Ubuntu to 20.04 because of Adobe

I'm trying to upgrade Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04. Upgrading stops at: Preparing to configure libgraphene-1.0-0 (amd64) while the terminal says: https://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/end-of-life.html?...
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Can't play live YouTube videos on Ubuntu 20.04

Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video. Above message is displayed.I use live USB Ubuntu 20....
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How can install a copy of Ubuntu ON a flash drive?

I was trying to get Ubuntu 20.10 installed on USB flash drive. How can I do it without making GRUB conflict with the OS I have installed in my system? I have tried following some articles but ...
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Can't boot ubuntu with USB swap inserted

I'm running ubuntu on some older hardware, it's working fine but I found it was much more usable with a spare 16GB flash drive used for swap. I've set that up per the instructions and it works fine; ...
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Can't play .swf file on Ubuntu 20.04.1

I created a .swf file and want to play it on my computer. At first, I realized I did not have Adobe Flash for Firefox, so I installed it this way. Then, I tried playing the .swf file again, and now ...
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What possibilities to use Flash will be there after EOL?

As probably everybody knows, Flash is EOL after end of 2020. However, there are still many websites on the Net that contain Flash content. Most of them are Flash games, which are highly unlikely to be ...
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No Adobe Flash Player update? [duplicate]

I know that Adobe is dropping support of this product at the end of the year. However, I see an update was recently made available on the Windows platform but not on Linux? Or, at least, I haven't ...
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Unable to install adobe-flashplugin [duplicate]

i tried to install adobe-flashplugin ubuntu 18.04 but i got the following message; Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that ...
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Cannot play swf file with gnash

I downloaded here all the .swf and .mp3 files. When I run $ gnash Lecture.swf it ends with Aborted (core dumped) Can I play somehow the whole lecture or convert it to another format and then play it?
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Unable to install ubuntu 20.04 on HP DL380, DL360 Gen8

I downloaded 20.04 ISO from Ubuntu.com and created a bootable USB using Rufus tool. The target servers were used HP DL380, DL360 Gen8. I could not succeed to install the Ubuntu on any of the servers. ...
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How to install addition package with extra data file download

Hi I have install flash package along with other packages on Synaptic Package Manager. After apply, I run the command sudo dpkg-reconfigure libdvd-pkg to install those packages. Then this ...
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Will it still be possible to play Flash games after support is dropped?

My wife has a couple of flash based games that are from a disc bought at some random store almost two decades ago. The disc is long gone. The games are in a folder in /home, and are played using wine. ...
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VIdeos aren't playing on Chromium

I use Crouton (Ubuntu 16.04.6 LTS), but I'm new to it. Please provide advice in layman's terms. Everything was working fine a couple of weeks ago. It's been a while since videos have not been able to ...
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Running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: How to Graphically Create A Bootable USB Windows 10 Flash Drive? [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and I want to create a Windows 10 bootable USB for someone, but when I tried the different ways to get Woe USB running, it seems like it's not yet supported on Ubuntu 20....
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20.04 can't recognized and opened any files on router USB flash disk

I used wireless router(ASUS RT-AC1200GU) with USB socket at home. In files manager, USB flash disk as a files sharer. They work fine with Ubuntu 18.04 and Windows10. After I installed Ubuntu 20.04 ...
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USB Flash Drive Issue (not mounting or recognized)

I have the following issue with the USB flash drive: [45343.578024] usb 4-6: new high-speed USB device number 120 using ehci-pci [45343.607025] usb 4-6: New USB device found, idVendor=125f, idProduct=...
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Replace Chrome OS and install Ubuntu on an Lenovo C330 ARM processor laptop

I have tried everything. Developer mode and cd;bash <(curl https://johnlewis.ie/flash_cb_fw.sh) which just restarts my laptop and beeps. I've tried booting from USB but it just beeps when I try ...
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Flash Drive Dead After ubuntu install

I installed ubuntu recently on my 32gb flash drive. Before then it was working fine. I just wanted to use ubuntu in my place of work where the default is windows. After partitioning the drive during ...
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Flash plugin not working on Firefox snap and Chromium snap on Ubuntu 19.10

I am having problems installing Flash Plugin for Firefox snap and Chromium snap on Ubuntu 19.10. I did exactly what is written in the Ubuntu Documentation here: https://help.ubuntu.com/stable/ubuntu-...
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Unable to watch some videos on firefox ubuntu 19.1

I just downlaoded Ubuntu 19.10,it came with Firefox 72.0.1 pre-installed, I can't watch some videos on YouTube although when I opened youtube.com/html5 it redirects me to this, I checked some answers ...
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How to install flash on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I am trying to install a flash player in Ubuntu. I followed the below link: https://linoxide.com/linux-how-to/install-adobe-flash-player-linux-terminal/ I enabled Enable Canonical Repository Update ...
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No 'Adobe Flash Player' in Software Center

I recently switched to Ubuntu and find that I can't watch video on most websites (YouTube is an exception). I've read some tutorials and questions on this site that suggest to just download it from ...
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Flash Games in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu OS. And I want to play flash games. How do I play flash games in Ubuntu? NOTE: This post was translated using Google Translate from Turkish. The original post can be found in the ...
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Youtube and other online videos will not play

After some update which I did not note, All online videos will not play (both Chrome v. 77 and Firefox v.69 ). I already installed flash plugin and disabled Hardware acceleration in Chrome. When I ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS: Extremely slow writing speeds while writing to USB flash drives

Using Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS and Wi-Fi I have been plagued with extremely slow speeds while writing to USB flash drives. Writing speeds have ranged from 5 to 50 kb/sec using flash drives that advertise ...
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Why am I gettng this segmentation fault

I need to install flash player to run a web-based program (photo editor) in Firefox. I used these steps to do so: sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) ...
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Windows 10 will not read Ubuntu formatted Flash drive

it used to be possible to access an FAT 32 Ubuntu (18.04) formatted flash drive in my Win 10 PC. For some time now, When I plug an Ubuntu formatted USB drive (tried 3 different ones) it is not ...
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How to repair broken flash-device?

May be it was wrong decision, but I had no opportunity to make it in another way. I'd tried to burn image of Windows by means of dd on Ubuntu. I used it as usually, but once it'd gotten stuck on some ...
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How to solve flash player problem in Ubuntu 19.04?

Last week I updated from Ubuntu 18.04 to 18.10 to 19.04 in two steps. After completing, I found that Adobe Flash Player does no longer work. Neither in Firefox nor Chrome. I tried to solve it by re-...
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Flash with Chromium or Google Chrome broken on Ubuntu 19.04

I tried loading Adobe Flash player in Chromium on Ubuntu 19.04 (Lubuntu in this case) using various answers on AskUbuntu.com. I get to the point where the Allow Flash popup happens. But when I click ...
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How to stream video on NBC Sports on Ubuntu 18.04?

I am having trouble streaming flash content at https://stream.nbcsports.com in any browser I try on 18.04. I tried using Chrome, Chromium, and Firefox with no luck. It just shows a black video screen ...
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Can't use flashplayer since upgrading to 19.04? [duplicate]

I get this message: And it never actually runs on right click + clicking the menu item.
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