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How can I slow down the framerate of a Flash game?

I am trying to play an Adobe Flash game in my browser. The only problem is that it is too fast for me. I know it would be "cheating", but I would enjoy the game more if I could play it at a slower ...
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Eyedropper tool doesn't pick colors from locked layers in Flash CC 2014

I just got Flash CC 2014. The first issue I noticed is that the Eyedropper tool does not pick a colour from a layer that is locked. This is different from Flash CS6, and I find it really pointless. ...
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Is there a way to see the a Flash movie clip symbol in the editor itself?

When you make a movie clip symbol (with its own animation timeline), and put it in the scene, then press [SPACE] to run the animation, the symbol will not play its animation. The only way to see the ...
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System's flash player instead of chrome's version

Ever since chrome updated, I became unable to use my system's flash player... Instead, I am forced to use pepper flash which uses 99% CPU when playing youtube videos. Only one flash player is listed ...
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How to play Zynga poker in Linux

I switched over to Linux from Windows, but now when I try to play Zynga poker it doesn't work right. I can only play there if I run Windows in a Virtual Machine and play from there, but it's kind of ...
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Erase contents of only one layer in Flash CS6

I am trying Adobe Flash CS6 for traditional frame-by-frame animation. I am using mainly the pencil tool. When I create a new frame, I often just copy the last keyframe (for every layer) and then ...
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Obtain image url path for this image inside flash element?

Is there a way to determine the url of the image file found in the flash here? https://logoizer.peaksystems.com/view/77700000-55d3-255a-1ed0901e27b4
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open a saved page with opera which needs flash

I have a saved webpage which apparently needs flash-plugin, I have it installed but it seems opera doesn't detect it, I'm running linux mint 17.1 cinnamon 64bit and have opera 28 stable release, ...
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Static Text and embed text both greyed out Flash CC professional

I have Flash professional CC build 14.1.0.96 and I'm trying to perform a free transform on some text; however when I do this, the text disappears. Iv'e googled around, which suggests I need to use ...
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Why is Adobe Flash Player downloaded as a “.dmg.mdlp” file?

When I download the current Adobe flash player installer from the Adobe website using Safari 6.0.1 under OSX 10.8.2, I end up with a file named 'install_flash_player_osx.dmg.mdlp' in my downloads ...
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How can I install older versions of Adobe Flash on Chrome?

I've found this, but is it the correct way to install a Flash plugin for Chrome? I preferably want to try v11 or 12
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Cannot delete flash9.ocx

Some kinda voodoo, indeed. Bought a new boot drive, and it's time to use the old drive for data. I thought I'd save some time by just wiping the unneeded system folders, instead of backing up, ...
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How to exit flash video in browser by keyboard [duplicate]

If I'm watching a video in Adobe Flasher Player, say on Youtube, the player steals all focus after I clicked on it. That is, all the regular keyboard shortcuts of my browser - like Ctrlt to open new ...
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Flash CS5 failing to open it's own documents

Pretty disastrous really, on Friday I made a few tweaks to some production files, nothing out of the ordinary at all. Today, I cannot open a large number of my own documents. Important: I have only ...
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Adobe Flash - Convert tweened drawing object to symbol

I have a drawing object that has a shape tween animation on the timeline (with several keyframes). Is it possible to convert this drawing object to a movie clip symbol without loosing the keyframes ...
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Want to convert .pdf into .swf(as3) file

How can I convert a .pdf file into .swf(as3) file ? Any suggestion ??
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Simulate Photoshop-like filters within Flash/AS3

Artist specified multiple filters and their properties for text field within Photoshop. I (as a programmer) need to duplicate the visual appearance of text field exactly as it looks within Photoshop, ...
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What Adobe program allows me to create animations? [closed]

I remember that back in 2006, in web design, I learned how to produce flash games using an Adobe Flash program. Here we are in 2014, and I have no idea which program out of Adobe's entire creative ...
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how to delete FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl

I'm trying to delete the file C:\Windows\system32\FlashPlayerCPLApp.cpl because of this link to do a clean Flash Player install. However I am having problems deleting it. It says: cannot delete ...
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Quickbooks install Error: 1603

Trying to install Quick books simple start on Windows 8 but I keep getting a Flash/ActiveX error right after entering the product key. Any thoughts? Screen shots of the errors: ...
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Unable to connect to Adobe Connect

I am having troubles trying to connect my colleges Adobe Connect. I have done the test meeting connection and it will say "Unable to connect". I have tried connecting on 3 other computers and it works ...
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Mozilla Firefox not playing Flash video and reports error 2124

I am trying to play videos given here on my computer in my Mozilla Firefox browser on Windows 7 (64-bit). But it is giving me error 2124. Why is it so? However, I have successfully installed Adobe ...
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Flash .fla file into Sony Vegas timeline?

What is the best way to get a flash cs5 file (.fla) into Sony Vegas timeline, in order to join it with others Vegas stuff? I'm using win xp sp3 and Vegas Pro 10.
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Browser crash with Flash video in Ubuntu 10.04

Firefox crashes every time I open a web page with video. This looks like a Flash problem: what can be wrong? I'm using Ubuntu 10.04.
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Switching Between Flash and Gnash in Firefox

How do you easily switch Flash players in Firefox on Linux between Adobe Flash and Gnash? Neither players work very well, but when one fails, the other usually works, so being able to quickly try one ...
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Where is the cache in which Flash videos are saved in Chrome on Mac OS X?

On Mac OS X, what is the location of the cache in which Flash videos played in Chrome are stored?
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How to view movie clip in timeline mode or extract frames from movie clip to a specific destination

Flash CS5.5 Basically, I have created a movie clip animation of a character called "Hit-Egg" throwing a left hook and then ending with a right punch. I figured I could just create the movie clip ...
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Any need to open Adobe socket policy server port 843?

So I've noticed that whenever I visit a adobe flash site I get entries in my outgoing iptables logs like netfilter:out dropped: IN= OUT=eth1 SRC=192.168.1.79 DST=91.213.212.48 LEN=60 TOS=0x00 ...
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Automatically allowing sites to use my camera

How to allow automatically when a site requests to use my camera? I dont want the settings manager popup dialog to appear, but I want the allow permission to be granted always. Is there a way to do ...
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Is there a cheap option for restreaming from an MJPEG IP camera in Flash format?

We're working with Axis brand cameras and media encoders (1 camera, 1 encoder) that are outputting MJPEG format video to our web server. We then need to show these streams on a website. Clients will ...
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Is there a way to automatically keep Chrome/Ask Tool Bar from installing?

So of lately, I've had to warn my users to watch out for unwanted programs that are coming in with Adobe Flash and Java updates. Adobe seems to be pushing Google's Chrome and Java with the Ask.com ...
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Adobe Flash CS5: Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Error

I installed Adobe Master Collection CS5.5 on my machine and whenever I run Flash I get this error. Following is the event log: I have tried: Upgrading Windows 7 to SP1 Deleting the Adobe ...
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Slow Adobe Flash Pro CS6

I'm trying to make a .swf flash for a game suggestion. I know how Flash works and all, I used it a ton on my other computer, it's just I got a new computer and this one is weird. When I first turn it ...
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Using Flash Player Offline

I'm trying out a new Flash sound library, but I keep running into security issues when I try to run the test everything offline. Specifically, i'm trying to work with SoundManager2. I have downloaded ...
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Black box instead of youtube embed flash

I am expirencing a very strang issue. All (or almost all) youtube videos embeded using IFRAME (much like on this page) show themselves as black boxes in my Firefox. All other videos (like the first ...
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Why does Firefox plugin check report Shockwave Flash as outdated?

I have a Debian x86_64 system with Firefox installed from Mozilla's tar.gz. On the addons page (hit CONTROL+SHIFT+A then go to the Plugins tab) there is a link: "Check to see if your plugins are up ...
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Adobe Flash: Getting the Alt-Ctrl behaviour back to normal

When typing, many of the special characters I type are with Ctrl-Alt. Ctrl-Alt-0 is ], for example. Those are characters essential when writing code. But this term, at school, we're learning to ...
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Flash Pro CS6 - Exporting Sprite Sheet With EaselJS JSON Data

I've imported a png sequence into Flash Pro and have been trying to get the new sprite sheet generation feature to export JSON data in EaselJS format, but when I choose the EaselJS option from the ...
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How does Flash updater know there is an update?

Sometimes when I startup Windows and I'm not connected to the internet, I unexpectedly get a popup from Adobe Flash's auto updater, asking me if I want to download the new update. How does it know ...
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Flash player problems in Chrome on Linux Mint 12

I have pretty funny problem with flash player, I can view movies from youtube, but flash does not save my usage data and don't let me change prefferences. Problem occurs only if I install adblock and ...
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Flash not working in Google Chrome

I have been experiencing problems in using Flash on Google Chrome on Mac. I have updated to Google Chrome version 6.0. I checked that my flash version is 10.1.83.5. Since it is Google Chrome on Mac ...
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How do I resize every frame in a Flash animation?

I have Flash CS3, and I just put together my first animation, totaling a little over 3,300 frames. Now I'm hoping to export the video to YouTube, but realized that I animated it with the default ...
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How can I zoom in on Flash applications?

I often use applications made in Flash. Due to my high resolution the standard browser zoom means that everything in these applications is too small. Using the default zoom function in all major ...
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Google Chrome how to manually stop plugins

Some blog sites have Abode flash player embedded and automatically play musics when the page is loaded. This is annoying. The music can be stopped by clicking "stop" button in IE/Firefox. I was ...
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Can I use Flash Catalyst standalone? [closed]

I'm a web designer who likes to code everything by hand in Notepad, but now that I'm upgrading software I am looking to modernize by adding some newer graphic design software to my computer. I have ...
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Adobe Flash Professional failed to initialize properly (0xc0150002)

I installed Adobe Flash Professional CS5.5 Trial (Windows 7 32-bit), but I can't launch it. I get the following error: Translated, it says: The application failed to initialize properly ...
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Can I test my Flash animation, starting x frames in, and still have sound playback?

Forgive me because I'm a Flash newbie. I'm putting together a simple animation, and I have an MP3 file that starts playing in its own layer on Frame 1. When I hit Control > Play to test it out, this ...
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How to make an image semi-transparent in Adobe Flash Professional?

I'm trying to animate a transition from one image to another in Adobe Flash Professional CS3. To do so, I want to put images one above another and animate transparency over time. But where do I find ...
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Adobe Flash Player installation progress always stopps at 12%

I can download the file flash player 11.1.102.55. http://aihdownload.adobe.com/bin/install_flashplayer11x32_mssd_aih.exe I use Windows 7. Java Scirpt is activated. No Virus scanner is installed. I ...
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Flash does not activate window where I mark code

In Flash CS6 when I mark code in one window, Flash does not activate that window. This means that no shortcuts are working for that window (save, copy, paste, etc.). Are other users having that ...