Adobe Flash Player is a plug-in for web browsers that enables viewing multimedia and interactive content created on the Adobe Flash (formerly Macromedia Flash) platform. It is one of the most popular and ubiquitous pieces of software, estimated to be installed on over 90% of personal computers.

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BBC Radio i-player keeps crashing - Memory overload

I have been using BBC Radio i-player for the last ten years, but now it keeps on crashing. Usually I would log in through http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006tmq9/episodes/player and then click on a ...
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My microphone does not work with Flash Player in Mozzila while I have a bluetooth speaker plugged in

My operating system is an up to date Linux Mint Debian Edition 2. This is really just Debian Jessie with an additional repository. I use Flash to broadcast myself. Flash registers my microphones. ...
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how to pull video files from a flash player [duplicate]

so I'm currently traveling, but trying to watch a video which is being played through some soft of flash controller/player, however since my internet connection isn't always consistent, I was wanting ...
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Can't run FlashPlayerUpdateService.exe by Task Scheduler

My Windows 7 Utimate 64 bit has some problems with the Flash Player update. In Services, it always switch to manual. In Task Scheduler, I added a new task but it never runs. Here are the export XML. ...
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Local Shared Object Permanent save?

Is there a way to locally save Flash local shared object permanently on the client's machine? I don't need the remote server save option as that's not what I'm interested in. Otherwise, is there a ...
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Browsers freezing, crashing, bugging

I am running Windows 8.1 with the latest drivers installed and everything working just fine on my system, except for one thing: browsers. I tried many different browsers and all seem to have their own ...
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Can I force system-wide software rendering on Windows?

I have a laptop (hp elitebook 6930p) that has some kind of unspecified (probably overheating/faulty memory) problem that i think related to the graphics card that causes BSODs/crashes (often without ...
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Adobe Flash videos stop playing after a few seconds

From time to time, all Adobe Flash videos stop playing after a few seconds, on all websites and all browsers (at least Google Chrome, Opera, Firefox, and MSIE). Rebooting the computer solves the issue,...
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Flash not being displayed properly in firefox linux

I installed the debug version of flash using the script given in this link. Alternatively, I also tried downloading the debug version of flash from here and moved libflashplayer.so to /usr/lib/mozilla/...
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Can I run both the standard version of flash and debug Flash Player 11 on the same device?

Would it be likely to cause and problems? I unfortunately don't have a working second device I can put debug Flash Player 11 on. Also debug Flash Player is supposedly much slower and it would be less ...
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Increase a font in a Flash-based web application

I'm extensively using an analytic panel offered by one of my company's business partners. It's based on Flash technology. My problem is that I have a 4K/UHD monitor and the font in the application is ...
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How does a normal user determine the framerate of streamed Flash video?

As a normal end user, is there a way to determine the framerate of a streamed Flash video? The right-click context menu gives access to the Flash version number and permissions, but nothing about the ...
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How Can My Browser's Flash Version Get Outdated in 10 Mins?

I visited a site (http://gaana.com) for the first time today. I chose an album and started the playlist. I listened to about 2 songs and then suddenly the audio player stopped abruptly. I tried ...
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How to install system Flash player to Chrome?

My Chrome Flash plugin is constantly crushing and even if it's not crashing it's super slow to load. I have tried to solve the problem and it seem that disabling chrome "pepflashplayer" flash player ...
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Issue with flash plugin in google chrome

I'm facing some problems with Google Chrome 45 and its flash plugin. It seems like there is something blocking the execution of flash banners. It's shown a static image with a "play" button ...
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Cannot install NPAPI Flash Player plug-in in Google Chrome

I'm having trouble installing NPAPI Flash Player plug-in into Google Chrome on Mac OS X. Macbook Pro Retina 2014 OS X 10.10.5 Google Chrome 45.0.2454.85 (64-bit) I followed https://helpx.adobe....
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Flash player crashes in every browser

I have searched the whole web to fix this issue but not a single solution worked for me. I was using windows7 I have never faced such issue that might be some issue with windows10. I not sure. No ...
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Sound blocked by flash

I use Debian 64-bit and usually multiple sound generating programs work simultanously. E.g. I start VLC and Firefox (with flash plugin), and I can play sounds in both programs simultanously. But ...
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How do I stop Skype from popping up SecurityError: Error #2060: Security sandbox violation?

I'm getting this error constantly. I have to click Dismiss All several half-dozen times. I already uninstalled Flash and restarted Skype, but the problem still happens. SecurityError: Error #2060: ...
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Adobe Flash update breaks Opera Plugin due to file name change

I keep my Opera browser open for many days. But after some time the Adobe Flash PPAPI plugin stops working and only restarting the browser seemed to help. Killing the plugin in the Opera task ...
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Thin black bar appears on fullscreen Flash videos in Chrome

In Chrome, when I go fullscreen on YouTube videos I get a thin horizontal black line across all videos, about 2/3 of the way up the screen. It looks like this: It isn't there when the video is ...
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What makes Flash so vulnerable and how does Mozilla fix it?

As said, What makes Adobe Flash so vulnerable and how does Mozilla shumway fix it? Flash related malicious activity is due to malicious website right? Not in Adobe's software right? If so, how can ...
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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier)?

If you are interested in resolving the same issue in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later), please proceed here. There is a plenty of stone age machines, where the modern versions of Adobe Flash are just ...
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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later)?

In Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier) there was a way to allow usage of outdated plugins (e.g. old version of Adobe Flash Player) by adding --allow-outdated-plugins argument to an Opera launch shortcut. ...
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Fully removing Flash Player from Windows 8.1

I'd like to remove Flash Player from Windows 8.1. I don't use IE, I uninstalled it but Flash Player remains, I only use Chrome so that would, in theory, be using only it's own PPAPI Flash. The reason ...
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How to check if Flash Player version is still supported and has recent updates?

We have to check the flash versions on some pcs. What we have are the version numbers of the installed software. Is there any way to check if the versions are patched and currently supported? What ...
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Can't watch videos online - gets “loading the player ” and nothing happens

I'm having a problem trying to see sports highlights. On chrome and safari, I get the message "loading the player..." while nothing happens. I've tried to reinstall the flash player, chrome, and ...
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Unable to update Flashplayer

I've had this issue awhile now, and I don't know how to fix it. I have a Windows 7 64x bit system and use Admin rights when I try to install the Flash player but it says that I don't have the rights ...
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How can I force YouTube to not use HTML5 player because it is not working on the latest version of Firefox and now I can't see any video?

This is really annoying. Yesterday everything was working fine, now I wake up only to realize that all the videos on YouTube are using the HTML5 player. Here is what I see when I try to play a video ...
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What version of Flash Player is suitable for Win 10 and where to get it?

I'm on Win 10 and every time a page wants to use the Flash Player, it asks me to follow a link to install it. When I try to follow the link, I get to an almost empty page without anything clickable ...
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Firefox thinks I'm using and older Flash version

I'm running Firefox 35.0 on Fedora 20. It has the current latest Adobe Flash version (11.2.202.440). Firefox is blocking Flash and displaying an alert bar, claiming it is outdated: In English: ...
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How to prevent HTML5 crashing to Adobe Flash?

After loading the video and letting the video remain paused for an hour or more, I unpause the video and then it crashes after a few seconds. It crashes as a HTML5 player and resorts to Adobe Flash ...
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Prevent the adobe flash player for firefox to switch from HD to SP and vice versa

How can you prevent the adobe flash player to switch between High Definition quality and Standard Play quality and vice versa automatically? This is very annoying! Does this have something to do ...
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How to manage volume of flash player applications on websites with Firefox?

There is some nasty video viewer that has volume around 10000% higher than normally, so visiting those webpages is very nasty experience to my delicate ears, especially when those videos start ...
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Can't close Norton popup window when installing Shockwave player

When trying to install Adobe Shockwave Player, a popup window appears asking to install Norton Security Scan. Since there is no usable "Agree" or "OK" or whatever button to make a choice and close ...
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Fullscreen Flash video only shows 1/4 of video

When I maximize some Flash (version 15.0.0.xxx) videos to fullscreen, only the top left quarter of the screen is showing video, the rest is completely black. I've tried this on OSX 10.9 and 10.10, ...
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Abode Flash Player 14 Active X “Failed to register” Error Windows 8.1

I am trying to install Flash player 14 ActiveX plug-in for Windows 7 in Windows 8.1. You might say Windows 8. 1 already has it but I have a program which specifically needs the ActiveX plug-in for ...
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Restore Windows 8.1 native flash player that I deleted

By following this thread How to remove pre-installed Flash Player in Windows 8? I managed to delete the flash player but one of my games called Soldier front 2 uses flash player IE Active X for ...
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File -> Create projector" is greyed out in Adobe Windows Flash Player Projector 14

I want to convert a SWF to EXE with Adobe Windows Flash Player Projector. To create the .exe from SWF I am supposed to go to "File -> Create projector" but the option is disabled: Why? Note that ...
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Mp4 Flash Videos Cannot be played in Chrome

Some flash videos won't play in Chrome, while they play perfectly in other browsers. The player will load, but instead of showing a preview of the video, it shows me :" Video Not Found " and it gives ...
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Sluggish Flash/HTML5 in Firefox 30.0

There are websites that have video playing back in the backround and removethebackground.com is one of those sites. This kind of effect slows browser's response almost to a crawl unless I switch to ...
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How to locate HP Windows 8.1 acceleration settings for Flash Player Settings if its not there?

Well basically, when I right click onto the video and click onto the settings. The Adobe Flash Player settings does not display the acceleration setting. I have update to the latest version (Windows 8....
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Hide IP from flash objects

Running a flash plugin will make it able to retrieve my real IP address even if I'm using a proxy. Is there a way to prevent that?
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Flash content not loading

I am trying to get this site to load the flash content: http://kids.daum.net/study/do/studyflash/view?id=7 I have done everything in the following two links still with no luck: http://helpx.adobe....
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Flashplayer not working

today I have updated my sources.list + upgraded my applications and faced a few problems, of most I got rid off, but nevertheless there is still 1 remaining issue: I use Chromium and when I visit ...
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No Flash Player found. 11.5.0 version required. under ubuntu?

i want to play new games on Facebook but i have the message : No flash player found 11.5.0requis. It seems that there is no update version for ubuntu. How can y play games? Is ther another solution ? ...
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is it safer to just not install flash player on Windows? [closed]

I have a laptop that I use strictly for financial software and logins. None of the websites I use on this laptop require Flash player. I use my other laptops for browsing and extracurricular ...
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How can I remove a website from the exceptions list for a plugin on Mozilla Firefox that is set to “ask to activate”?

I normally have Mozilla Firefox ask me before activating shockwave flash on account of a slight bit of instability I notice when I tried to use YouTube. I have it set to "allow and remember" on most ...
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No “hardware accelleration” enable/disable on internet explorer

In chrome if I right click on a flash video and go on "settings" in the context menu I get a tab in which I can enable/disable video accelleration. How come this tab is not present if I do the same ...
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Can't install flashplayer on Debian Wheezy

flashplayer is having trouble installing in Debian Wheezy. I need it to be able to watch certain videos on YouTube. It fails on a wget operation: $ sudo aptitude install flashplugin-nonfree The ...