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Can sqlite database corruption and mysteriously undeleted files be the result of flash memory failures?

I have an android phone that is running a database system I made (interaction through SMS and with a cloud end which syncs with it). The main database is stored in an sqlite file. It has been running ...
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Videos won't play on my computer and Chrome

Lately I've been getting Shockwave crashes on Chrome very often. I can't play any kind of videos online. Along with that, I've noticed that I can't play any local videos on my hard drive using any ...
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Clone drive to a smaller one

I have a hard disk with 3 partitions on it. (one Linux-swap and two Ext3) The drive is a 2TB USB drive, and I would need to clone it onto a 16GB USB flash drive. The first two partitions are small ...
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Adobe Flash not working in Opera

I'm using Opera as my browser on a Windows 8.1, 64-bit computer, and recently, when I try to watch online videos i.e. on BBC iPlayer, the video shows a message saying "Adobe Flash Player is out of ...
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Cannot takeownership or delete Flash files

I cannot take ownership nor change the permissions for some of the Flash files, away from “TrustedInstaller,” nor can I remove “TrustedInstaller” from the permissions in the first place, yes, I am on ...
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Uninstall apparently hidden Windows Updates

I need to uninstall some Flash updates which left me unable to debug the Flex application I'm working on. I went to the updates history in Windows Update and got the KB numbers of those updates, but ...
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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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Adobe Flash Canvas updated images keep exporting as the old image anyway

Is there some hidden image caching in Flash HTML5 Canvas? I updated an image in the library, the updated image showed on the stage. I deleted the old image from the asset folder it was imported from, ...
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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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How to download and convert Flash-based media?

I would like to download and convert the sound stream from the Flash-based web page at into some format I can play locally (this is the Jazz Profiles of Thelonius Monk). I do not want to stream it on ...
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Flash won't install on Chromium

I'm trying to install Flash on Chromium but it's not working. When I go here it says that Flash is installed, but disabled. When I try to go to chrome://plugins/ Flash isn't listed as being installed. ...
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No audio in flash player after MPEG2 to SWF avconv conversion

I converted a mpeg2 video to a swf file using avconv: avconv -i test.mpg -acodec libmp3lame -ar 22050 test.swf There is no issue when playing the resulting file in vlc, but in iceweasel with the ...
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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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Why does RAM cost more than flash memory? [closed]

Why is the price/gigabyte for RAM higher than the one for flash memory, even though flash is more complex because it's non-volatile? Is it only because RAM needs to work at higher speeds?
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Flash freezes frequently on Windows 10

This happens in Chrome, Firefox and even Microsoft Edge. Never had the problem before I upgraded to Windows 10 on my Lenovo Edge E520 from Windows 7. The problem is not consistent, but frequent. ...
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Flash crashing across all browsers

I just fresh installed Windows 10 and downloaded the latest Flash. However, any page that uses Flash, like YouTube, crashes. This goes for all browsers. Chrome gives me this error: Firefox gives ...
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Getting rid of Flash in Firefox (MIME)

After having had Flash installed and blocked with NoScript for the last few years (except on a enable-per-use base), I have recently -- a month or so ago -- grown tired of the frequent security issues ...
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Disabling Adobe Flash in enterprise environment

The vulnerabilities even in patched Adobe Flash are getting out of hand and we have been wondering of disabling it for the time being. Very few services actually require flash nowadays, so having it ...
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How to stop Google Chrome from automatically downloading plugins (e.g. Pepper flash player)

I was reading a web page on Google Chrome a couple of days ago. Because of some new zero-day vulnerabilities, Google had disabled their Adobe Flash plugin and I was actually glad about that (because ...
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Cant navigate UEFI menu on my tablet.. Accidently disabled USB

I own a no-brand Windows tablet that has only a single USB port, which I connect a keyboard that has an inbuilt USB hub where i put the USB with the image. I am running Windows 8.1 x64. Not sure on ...
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Chrome Flash Player: Couldn't load plugin

One of my primary browsers has been Chrome, which did the job for me. Up until recently Flash Player worked fine until I had to manually enable Flash for every page. The last time Flash worked it ...
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Does Chrome-desktop have built-in “disable all flash” feature?

For various reasons[1], I wish to use Chrome-desktop but without the Flash plugin. Does Chrome-desktop have built-in (i.e. without a plugin/add-on/etc) "disable all flash" feature? or a "only play if ...
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How can I download this tricky, non-YouTube flash video?

Flash video in question is here. I'm using the latest version of Firefox on Windows 7. As stated, the video is not from or on YouTube. I've poked around Firefox's cache and could not find any .swf or ...
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Latest Flash Player 18 Doesn't Upmix The Stereo Sound to 5.1 Surround Anymore

Old version of flash player and firefox was upmixing stereo sound to 5.1 on youtube and other online players. I did an update today and it is not anymore. What can I do to get it done as before? Bass ...
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Convert USB Removeable flash disk to HDD?

I want to convert an "Removeable media flash disk" to HDD so it'll work as hard disk not flash disk. I don't need it for pc as local disk I need it for Wii for games. But Wii does not load games from ...
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Flash Videos flickering in Firefox on Fedora 22

I have a Lenovo X230 laptop on which I have installed Fedora 22, with KDE 5, updated with the latest patches. I have installed the latest available 64bit Flash Player from the official Adobe ...
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USB flash drive not working

I have a problem with my flash drive. When I plug it in it shows like this: And when I try to format it, it says it has "Unknown capacity": Do you know any way I can fix this or any software ...
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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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How to follow instructions made for linux on windows? Flashing firmware

I'm trying to flash a firmware on to a stm32f3discovery board. https://github.com/yetifrisstlama/Foculus_Rift_Tracker_STM32F3DISCOVERY These are the instructions I am trying to follow but they are for ...
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Spotify, Youtube, Shockwave Flash, and other programs not working

When I open spotify it will continuously load or if it stops i cannot play a song, also on Youtube i can click on a video from the homepage but the video will not load and i cannot click on anything. ...
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I'm receiving Flash install popups intermittently when navigating in Chrome browser

I practice very safe security measures. I run Windows 7 Ult 64-bit. This question refers to fake Adobe Flash Upgrade popups on Chrome. I know these popups are malware so I don't click on them. ...
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Update Flash in FireFox in Linux Mint?

I am trying to update Flash, but I still get a massage telling me to update it. I'm using Firefox 37.0.2 and Flash 11.2.202.425 on Linux Mint. I followed this tutorial, but it did not work for me.
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Flashing BIOS using an external SPI programmer

Has anyone succeeded with BIOS flashing using an external SPI programmer ? I saw some cheap serial flash spi programmers on eBay for very cheap price such as $3. (CH341A based programmers) I was ...
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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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How do I get Adobe Flash Player to open files on the net again?

I have Windows XP Pro x64 and I use Firefox as my browser. When I go to http://www.weather.com/weather, there are videos listed on the right hand side. I used to be able to click on the video title ...
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flash download plugins unable to detect some flash videos

Why are some plugins in Firefox are unable to detect and save flash files from websites? I have installed many "flash downloader" plugins and on many websites they work and I can save the flash ...
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How can I download flash games?

I would like to download the flash game here. I have tried just saving that flash file like most other tutorials recommend, however when I open it(in Chrome) it lets me press "Play" however it then ...
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How to prevent Fingerprinting via Font Enumeration

I don't mean using Noscript or just not installing fonts, I'm trying to find a way of outright denying Flash, Java, and JavaScript the ability to look at my fonts. I've checked the fonts folder and it ...
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Is it possible to extract ActionScript from swf files?

I'm desperately searching for a command line tool that allows you to extract ActionScript from an SWF file on linux. I need only the ActionScript part, not the assets.
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Why 45MB Unallocated space at the beginning of a Silicon Power Marvel M70 64GB Flash Drive AND Why Drastically different sector counts?

I have a brand new Silicon Power Marvel M70 64GB USB flash drive has 45MB of unallocated space preceding the 58.89GB of available space. I don’t care about having less than 64GB since I know it’s due ...
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Unable to get flash working with Chromium

I have Chromium Version 43.0.2335.0 (64-bit) on Windows 7. I am unable to get Flash working with it. The docs for Chrome (not Chromium) say that I should go to Plugins options and enable Flash. But in ...
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Right click in Flash, why does it crash?

This has been bugging me for so long that i already learned to accept it as something unavoidable. I had this problem on Windows 7, 8, 8.1 on different hardware and Firefox- and Flash player versions. ...
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USB 3.0 HDD is working in High-Speed mode instead of SuperSpeed

I've got Asus R500V with one USB 3.0 port. I've installed a proper driver from Acer site. I've got WD My Passport [USB 3.0 version] and I connected it to the 3.0 port. Treeview says it's working in ...
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USB 3.0 flash drive not working on USB 2.0 port

I've recently bought a USB 3.0 flash drive and wanted to try it out. I connected it to a 2.0 port and it didn't work. The light on it starts blinking for about 1 second and stops. I also get a message ...
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I can't get Flash enabled on Chromium version 42.0.2307.0 (64-bit) running on Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

When I go back to youtube, I keep getting the "Adobe Flash Player is required to display some elements on this page" Install plug-in button. I click on the Problems installing link and a message ...
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No Flash Player in Chromium on OSX

Few days ago I switched from Firefox to Chromium. I really liked it, but it has one minor issue. I can't make it run flash. I followed this article, but there is no Flash Player entry on my ...
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Firefox and Flash: constant crashes ALL THE TIME. Seeking stability\solution [closed]

I am a sys admin for a big Australian company. We use Firefox Frontmotion (corporate Firefox, currently version 31.0) as our SOE web browser. I see crash reports and browser crashes in my analytics, ...
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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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Some CMOS Settings Not Retained on Reboot. Battery good

Some CMOS Settings Not Retained System: Dell Inspiron 546 Motherboard: DELL F896N 0896N Experience: Advanced Issue: Some CMOS settings are not retained after saving and reboot. Some CMOS / BIOS ...
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Chance of data recovery from an unreadable microSD card

I have sent my dead microSD card to a data recovery company, but it could not help me. The following is the diagnosis by the company. Can the existing technology help rescue my data? ...