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Is Silverlight much slower than Flash or is it the site?

I try to watch this video made in silverlight: http://channel9.msdn.com/events/MIX/MIX10/EX15 Problem is after a few minutes it completely stops. Rarely happens with Flash. What's the cause ? ...
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Is there a simple Flash applet that just displays video coming from a local webcam?

I'm looking to display a live webcam feed in a PowerPoint presentation in the most portable way possible (I can't install anything on the PC). It seems the easiest way to do this would be to embed a ...
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How to get sound/audio in the rear loudspeakers when using Adobe Flash Player?

When playing sound within Adobe Flash Player there is no sound in the rear speakers in a 5.1 setup. I am aware the output is only stereo encoded (2 channels). What I am trying to achieve in Flash is ...
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Whole page flash ad removes ability to scroll

When there's a whole page flash ad (so they can display the flash as an overlay over the content, and you have to click something to make it go away) the mouse focus is stolen. The scroll wheel on ...
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Video compression artifacts in Flash

This only started happening in the past two days, which seems very odd to me. Everything worked flawlessly up until now, and I use my my computer as my primary TV. Flash video from Hulu and Amazon, ...
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Silent uninstall with the Flash Player Uninstaller

I am using this tool to uninstall broken Flash installations on Windows 7. I would like to known how it can be run silently from command line. I was able to find to some answers to this so I known ...
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How to make Flash player use some more gpu power

I have a laptop Asus (x502ca) and I like to how to I can make flash player use more of my gpu. There was a firefox addon that did that perfectly but it was removed from Firefox addon store. In ...
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OS on Flash drive: noticeable performance penalty if used as (linux-based) htpc?

My question is whether there is any noticeable difference in performance, given my use case, for installing a (linux-based) OS on a flash drive rather than on a SSD. I plan to turn my fanless HTPC ...
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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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I can't save anything from Chrome/Flash Professional/FlashDevelop/Mozilla

Every time I press Ctrl + S or right click and Save, Chrome freezes. And I have to restart it. That also happens to Mozilla/IE 10. I don't know if it's related, but whenever I create a new .fla file ...
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Does 64-bit Chrome store Flash data in a different place from 32-bit Chrome?

I recently upgraded my Chrome from 32-bit to 64-bit (Windows 8.1, if that matters). I have been playing a Flash game, and when I went to resume, all my stored progress was reset. I believe the ...
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IE Add-on execution permission dialog box

I usually go with Flash disabled in my browser (security, annoyance, CPU load, bandwidth). However, occasionally Flash is needed, so needs to be enabled. Firefox has a great FlashBlocker plugin. On ...
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What is Same Origin Policy?

I was experimenting with the Cross Site Flashing Vulnerabilities in a web application. From there i heard this term for the first time. Can Someone Explain me the term Same-Origin Policy? If the topic ...
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How do I zoom in / zoom out in Adobe Flash?

I am using Adobe Flash CS6, and I am having troubles with the zoom feature in the editor. I am aware that there is a drop down menu where you can select the zoom level you want, but that is not usable ...
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Can Flash games be converted into non-Flash executables?

Flash games are programmed with Actionscript, and they run on the Adobe runtime. Is it possible to create some program that can attempt to parse Flash information from, say, an online game, and ...
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Firefox bad Flash performance

I have recently switched back to Firefox from Chrome. The only problem with it is the Flash player's performance. I have a GTX 770, and I get very low framerate at 4K YouTube videos. This problem only ...
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ffmpeg convert swf to mp4 error

my command: ffmpeg -i /Users/xxx/Downloads/demo.swf -y /Users/xxx/Downloads/demo.mp4 demo.swf has many frames and 9 photos, but ffmpeg convert result is only 9 frames: "frame=9 fps=0.0 q=-1.0 ...
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Is there a way to let Safari manage my Flash plugin updates?

After not using Flash for a couple of years, I started again in Mavericks thanks to the improved features around it in Safari. The one thing that still bugs me is every so often it tries to update. ...
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Why does Firefox ask me to allow Flash twice?

After one of the recent updates, Firefox is prompting me twice to allow Flash to run in any website which has Flash. I will show an example from Google Voice, but this happens on practically every ...
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Is there a way to default all the video to html5 player with flash fallback in chrome?

I just switched from Safari to Chrome Canary on OSX (in order to have a 64bit browser). With Safari (with no flash plugin) videos in some websites (iframes pointing to allmyvid, vk, Vspot and so on) ...
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Adobe CS 5.5 place for fonts

Where Adobe CS 5.5 (trial) stores fonts? I already added to %windir%\fonts folder these two fonts (yes, same name font (ttf)), but still when I want to open *.fla, dialog prompt still shown that ...
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All online videos (Except Youtube) keeps freezing randomly

All or most of the videos online keeps freezing randomly, sometimes screen gets green, sometimes not, sound stucks aswell. (Youtube videos still work perfectly) What could be the problem? Windows 8, ...
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Customizing/Stretching Flash Video Windows

Is there a way to make a flash movie/screen a custom size? I would like to make these 1080p videos larger then the small screen that that they are but I also do not want them to be full sized using ...
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“Shockwave Flash may be busy, or it may have stopped responding. You can stop the plugin now, or you can continue to see if the plugin will complete”

This problem, with Adobe Flash and Mozilla Firefox, has gone on for at least a year. It has got lots of discussion on the Mozilla web site, with several work-arounds that don't seem to be effective ...
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.swf file gets cut short after conversion to mp3 with ffmpeg

So I have a .swf file which i need to convert to .mp3 (or any other audio file), it looks like this: vytautas@vytautas-SATELLITE-C660:~/Desktop$ ffmpeg -i rem.swf ffmpeg version 2.2.git Copyright (c) ...
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Play .swf as standalone launch icon in windows8

Here's what we have: A lonely 65 year old lady after two strokes. Her reactions are very slow. The lady wants to play extremely simple flash games, but she has no internet. She knows nothing about ...
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Flash plugin “unresponsive” if application is in fullscreen

if I have a website with anything flash open, and I open another application such as Powder toy, VLC, etc in Fullscreen mode, Firefox will rudely minimize the application to tell me "the flash plugin ...
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Using Arabic in stream name in Flash Media Server

I tried to use Arabic letters (alphabets) in stream name when the stream is sent from Flash professional cs5 to Flash Media Server but Flash Media Server can't undrestand / create then stream file but ...
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How do I delete saved data from a specific flash game

I've been playing a flash game where you upgrade your character throughout the game, but now I'd like to start over from the beginning and upgrade everything again. I've tried going to where all my ...
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Optimal data format for a light box

I'm creating this light box that supports two features. The first feature is just a slideshow of pictures, with an on/off button. For example, it shows one picture for 8 seconds, then shows the ...
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Windows, Internet explorer how do i detect if the user already installed TeamViewer application?

Given the fact as below: 1) you visit www.stackoverflow.com in day 1 2) stackoverflow.com in your first visit asked you to install setup.exe 3) day 1 you installed it 4) after few days day 3 you ...
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Flash player crashes in fullscreen, with white screen,

When I play a video on youtube it is crashing. On my last laptop there is no problem, on my gf there is no problem either. I bought this new laptop Chrome 33.0.1750.146 m Windows 8.1 (64-bit) Intel ...
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Adding a Web Services interface to Flash Media Server and integrate with .NET (dotNet)

I like to stream webcam videos on RTMP protocol to my viewers. For achieve this case I use flash media server. But I have this issue, who to stream video from webcam to FMS in .NET (dotNet) Is it ...
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Flash sites - does OS, browser etc matter?

We have a Windows 7 netbook which seem snot to be powerful enough to run some flash sites. The same site us supposed to be more buggy on one laptop than a third one. So: to what extend to browser ...
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Unable to install Flash Debug Player on Fedora 19

I'm trying to install Flash Debug Player in Fedora 19 x64. I understand that Flash Debug Player is not available for x64 on Linux, so the way to go would be to install the i686 version, and then use ...
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How to disable chrome firefox from prompting unresponsive script message box

"A script in this movie is causing Adobe Flash Player to run slowly. If it continues to run, your computer may become unresponsive. Do you want to abort the script?" the page is running fine even if ...
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how can i capture a flash object thats displayed by the browser but the swf file is kind of protected, like on scribd

i want to download a stock's intraday price chart. its a flash object. dont know whether its protected in such a manner as to not allow it to be saved on to the disks of end users(like certain files ...
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I cannot install flash player, I am getting 1603 exit code

I am trying to install flash player silently, using a powershell script. I do not think it is being installed. I looked under "control panel->uninstall programs" I don't see flash player listed ...
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Shockwave Plugin Causes Firefox to Crash

I'm annoyed of the warning message that appears shortly after I use Mozilla Firefox: unresponsive plugin shockwave flash And then the firefox crash and and I have to end the task and close it and ...
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64GB Kingston DataTraverer shows zero byte in Windows Explorer

I have a 64GB Kingston DataTraveler (111) that shows zero bytes in Windows Explorer. It was full of files and videos. I connected it to my Samsung HDTV and was watching a movie but then I removed it ...
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Why does Chrome glitch when playing music with Flash player?

When playing music in Chrome, it often glitches and is very annoying. I tried disabling Pepper Flash and using straight Adobe Flash, but it still happens. I also restarted Chrome between disables. I ...
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Video's on YouTube do not Load

A few days ago videos on YouTube stopped loading the first time, after refreshing the page the videos load but stop at random times and will not start again. Rebooting Google Chrome temporarily ...
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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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How to change the UI language in the Flash player Global Security Settings panel

I am a software developer and I want to make screenshots of specific settings in the Global Security Settings panel of the Flash player in Firefox. I have a German locale Windows installation ...
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WiFi won't connect to specific web sites that require a flash player, but works fine pluged in with ethernet cable using different wifi

WiFi stopped working when connecting to specific web sites that require a flash player at my house. The same sites work fine both when using an ethernet cable at home, and if on a different WiFi ...
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No sound in flash

I'm experiencing problems with sound in Flash Videos. It started under Chrome browser and is now in Firefox as well. Chrome: Version 23.0.1271.97 m Flash version (under firefox->addons->plugins): ...
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adding exception for local files to iecompatdata.xml on Win RT and IE Metro

In order to allow flash content, it needs to be added to the iecompatdata.xml file in %HOMEPATH%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\IECompatData\ as part of the under flash>domain. This ...
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Webcam video in Flash has horizontal bars disturbance

I created a webcam recorder in flash, but about 10-20% of people have this bars on video: How to get rid of that bars ? I tried to create .swf with lot of different settings and target flash player ...
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Outlook is not showing flash content

I am sending email to customer with flash logo. It works on gmail and etc, But it won't work in Outlook. What is the issue. Is there any solution for this. Help me out. Thanks
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Play any Flash livestream video directly from VLC

Playing live Flash events in Chrome takes too much battery from my laptop. Can I play them in a native app, when I have just an HTML link with a Flash video embedded on the page? Or is there a ...