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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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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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How do I get Channel 4 on demand working on Ubuntu 18.04.1?

I faced the issue of not being able to watch Channel 4 on demand with Ubuntu 18.04.1. flash player installed, yet neither of web browsers (Chrome, Chromium nor Firefox) plays the video - endless ...
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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/...
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Ubuntu Restricted Extras Won't Work

Ok, so, I installed Ubuntu-Restricted-Extras on Ubuntu version 16.04 LTS. I have all the updates. I used the terminal to install it because I couldn't find it in Ubuntu Software. But what I want to ...
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How To Install The Adobe Flash Plugin In Firefox 59 (Snap Package)?

I recently installed the newly released snap package for Firefox 59 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, found here. Aside from lacking global menu / locally integrated menu support, everything is working flawlessly....
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Flash Player not working on latest Chrome under Xenial

I've looked through the various questions & answers on this topic. However, I thought that I'd post a new question as Xenial is LTS & I have the latest version 65.0.3325.162-1 of Chrome ...
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Need an Indexing Batch file to Print Text File

I have a lot of files saved on Flash drives (about 40 flash drives). I want to create a collection of text files which show the flash drive number and the drive content with folders, subfolders and ...
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How to recover the corrupted flash drive ?

My Flash drive is corrupted and I am trying to recover it using this answer in ask ubuntu whose link is this https://askubuntu.com/a/37775/658451. I have tried lsblk sudo blkid sudo fdisk -l ...
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How can I check that my Adobe Flash installation is up to date? [duplicate]

I have, recently, noticed permission errors when installing updates to Adobe Flash. Are these serious? Is my Flash installation fully up to date? How can I check?
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I can not play HBO videos in my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS in any of the browsers. How to fix this issue?

I have tried everything, HBONOW on Ubuntu 16.04LTS, I also tried the HAL lib and still it doesn't work in Chromium or Firefox browser. I also removed the Adobe Flash Plugin and tried using the ...
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Flash plugin not working in Ubuntu 16.04

I cannot play Amazon music library in Ubuntu 16.04 (64-bit) with google chrome Version 64.0.3282.186 (Official Build) (64-bit). I have installed flashplugin-installer. I get the error message Adobe ...
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create installation flash drive with ubuntu image for granny/ma

I would like to create an installation flash drive for my ma. She is not good with computers so it should be very simple consisting of 2 steps: 1) Insert flash drive into PC. Turn on the PC. 2) ...
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Can't watch 4OD (UK)

When I try to watch streaming video from 4OD, I get a message saying I have to update Flash. After going through the update process, I get a message saying my flash is already up to date. I used to ...
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How to get Amazon music to work in firefox or chrome [duplicate]

I have updated and installed adobe but I am receiving this message error still. And Amazon music will not stream at all, I am 100% new to Ubuntu/ Linux and just learning. Guidance much appreciated.
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16.04 Opera Browser: flash [duplicate]

So I can't play flash videos on my 16.04 lts from most sites (imdb trailers for one), yet Youtube plays well (because it is html5 and not fĺash?). I am confused as to if this is a flash problem or ...
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Is Flash player software installed on Ubuntu by default?

Do we need to download flashplayer on Ubuntu or is it already there? I installed it on my PC just by passing the command in terminal: sudo apt-get insall flashplugin-installer And it doesn't seem ...