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What would interfere with changing the default application for opening files on OS X?

I know how to change the default application for opening files. I select a file in Finder, right-click and select Get Info from the context menu. In the file's Info window, expand the Open with: ...
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Can't view (Flash) videos in fullscreen (such as on Youtube)

I have just installed Firefox 17.0.1, and the latest version of adobe flash. When I try to go into fullscreen I have the adobe flash tab next to where the firefox tab is (I am taking about the sidebar ...
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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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How do I play an .swf file frame-by-frame on a Mac?

How do I play an .swf file frame-by-frame on a Mac? On Windows I can do this using a Ctrl + ← combination.
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Flash Player is creating thousands of .tmp files

We have seen a number of machines in our environment (XP Pro SP3) that have been running out of disk space because of .TMP files in the windows\temp folder. One machine had 6GB of .TMP files on it ...
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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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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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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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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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Having trouble with some media while using Firefox in Ubuntu.

I just started using Firefox in Ubuntu today. While on Twitter, I noticed some avatars not showing up, but just their description as seen in the screen shot below. Any idea what could cause this? ...
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Sound Distortion with Flash Player

When I play music using any Flash player, whenever there is the tiniest amount of low frequencies, I hear a high pitch ringing noise. It does that on all the highest quality streams I could try such ...
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6 keys 'faulty' after adding Adobe Flash 10

Hewlett-Packard F.20, 10/13/2009 Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T6600 @ 2.20GHz, 2200Mhz, 2 Core(s), 2 Logical Processor(s) After installing Adobe Flash 10, I noticed that several keys on my HP G71 ...
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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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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 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 ...
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Key out the background of a green screen video using Adobe JavaScript

I am trying to key out the background of a green screen video using Adobe JavaScript but when I render and export the video as PNG sequences the PNG are appearing with a black background. Can anyone ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Adobe Flash CS5, timeline and multiple windows

I am using Adobe Flash Professional CS5 and I need to open two windows of my scene, each with different zoom, which I did without any trouble. The problem is following: I need Timeline to switch ...
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Running multiple instances of apache with Flash Media Server

Trying to get Adobe FMS server up and running - having multiple problems... (all on a rackspace cloud server running Centos 5.5) Trying to use a flash application I purchased to record video from ...
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Adobe flash on Linux 64bit: “Movie not loaded” and maximum stack-size

I was experiencing problems with all flash content (tried Firefox/Chromium/Opera, Ubuntu/Fedora and several Flash releases to no avail). While trying to playback any flash-movie, no video/sound ...
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Flash video resolution problem (non-sharp rendering)

I updated Flash Player to v10.3 but now whenever I watch a YouTube video in full screen, the video becomes blurry. If I change the video resolution to 720p or 1080p there is a lot of distortion and ...
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Where can I find the language files in Flash CS5.5 on Windows?

I'm stuck with a Swedish version of Flash CS5.5 (legally licenced of course), but really need to get the language changed to English, as all my students are on English versions. It was previously ...
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Flash Player crashes after accessing to camera

I'm making a flash which is using camera (like video.attachCamera(camera);), and it works perfectly well. However, when I close flash player and try to edit flash(fla), it crashes every time. If I ...
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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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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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Image editor/creator similiar to Adobe Flash

Is there an image editor with similar editing functionality to Adobe Flash's? I like the way that you can specify the precise coordinates and dimension of every object. I don't need the ability to ...
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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 ...