Adobe Flash is a cross-platform multimedia runtime used to embed animations, video, and interactive applications into web pages.

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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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Youtube Control Bar Blurry

I am using Chrome on Windows 7 Ultimate x64, desktop computer I have adobe flash 11.8.800.168 installed, the latest one. I have already disabled Chrome's built in flash player. However, my youtube ...
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How do I extract Flash content from a PDF file?

I have a PDF file that has a flash file embedded. How can I can extract that SWF from inside the PDF file? Update: I am using Windows 7.
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can't click on Flash Local Storage Allow/Deny pop-up

On certain sites using Local Storage, a pop-up appears instead of the Flash-based application, with the following message: Adobe Flash Player Settings Local Storage www.example.com is requesting ...
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Finding URL of radio Flash stream

I'm interested in finding the true URL behind a flash player for a radio station. I'd even be happy if tunein.com played it, but I've checked (radio station is there but doesn't play). So I went to ...
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Computer tends to BSOD crash (in any browser) when using Flash based apps?

About a month ago my computer started experiencing crashes, at first it was just every once in a while, then it escalated to around 5 times a day. Typically it crashes when I access flash-based games ...
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Problems installing Adobe Flash player

I installed Windows 7 Ultimate (32 bit) and IE9 and Adobe Flash player (10.3.183.5 final for IE&AOL) but I can not watch video on YouTube and other sites. Why?
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Anyway to get Flash player to stop showing me everyone else's errors?

I have to have the debugger version of Flash player installed because I develop Flash apps. Because of this, a huge percentage of the sites I visit constantly displaying annoying error pop up ...
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A flash MP3 player that will take a URL and can auto play

I am looking for a flash MP3 player that can be accessed using a URL and that can play an MP3 file from another URL but also has the ability to autoplay. Something like ...
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Disable mouse.hide()/cursor.hide()

I dislike when websites and programs use mouse.hide() or cursor.hide(). Is there any way to disable any program from ever using them?
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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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Keybinding to zoom in/out of flash widget

I'm looking for a keybinding to zoom in/zoom out of flash widgets similar to Ctrl++ and Ctrl+- on webbrowsers default aka increasing font size. I'm aware of the right click option, but from time to ...
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Configure silverlight and flash to play though different sound devices

I have a multi-monitor setup I use at home for TV where my wife is watching mainly YouTube. I would like to watch Netflix at the same time, but have the sound output to headphones for Netflix. ...
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Does flash video in browser required video codecs?

Imagine situation when I don't have any video codecs and flash installed on my PC. I've downloaded and installed flash player from here. Can I start watching video in the web, or additional codecs ...
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Adobe Flash fullscreen colours are shifted

This doesn't happen on all videos, it seems to be more of the lower quality videos than anything but still quite annoying. Only way I can describe the problem is that the colours shift about 100 ...
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Copy a picture in a scrolling flash window

I'm trying to copy pictures of a product (camera: Sony NEX-5N) Found here ► http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16830179468&Tpk=NEX5NK When clicking on the picture, a window pops ...
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Some flash videos do not play

I'm on a Mac and use mainly Firefox 8, but the problem that I'll describe happens with Chrome and Safari as well. Basically, I can play most Flash content, including ads, games and videos, but there ...
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Is there software to make a video (Not flash) with a flash-like editor?

I'm trying to make a simple time based video, where I can add animated characters to the video. by animated I mean characters that will appear on the screen with little movement, tied to an audio ...
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Is it dangerous to use debug version Flash Player?

I installed debug version Flash Player on my computer to develope a Flash application. I am using debug version Flash Player for debugging my application. But I also use it while browsing other web ...
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How to Purposely Crash Flash Player inside Internet Explorer from the Command Line

Does anyone know how to purposefully cause Flash to crash in Internet Explorer by killing something (i.e. process or plugin container) from the command line? I know how to kill processes remotely and ...
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Getting notified of Adobe Flash updates

I am using the latest version of Firefox with Adobe Flash plugin as a standard user on Windows 7. I notice that I do not get notified of a pending update unless I happen to close and reopen my ...
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Youtube asking to update Flash Player?

My friend has IE8. Everytime he opens his IE8 browser to visit youtube.com, this site asks him to update Adobe Flash to the newest version. We uninstall it, reinstall it, reboot windows, installed ...
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Verifying Flash Player debug version installed: Is there a webpage that purposefully causes a Flash exception?

I need a quick way to verify that the Flash Player debug version is properly installed. I'm thinking that a page that has a flash widget embedded that tries to do x=1/0;... Basically I just want to ...
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Screensaver fine-tuning? (Gnome Linux)

I'd like to know if there's any way to disable a screensaver and re-enable it automatically after I'm no longer watching the movie or tv show. Also, can I disable the screensaver when flash (or, ...
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Google Chrome crashes on Flash video

Twice in the past week I have tried to access a flash video in Google Chrome and my machine has completely rebooted. (e.g.: ...
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flash professional cs5 very slow responding

I have a problem -- Flash CS5 is working very slow on Windows 7 x64, Intel Core Quad 2.5 GHZ, with newest NVidia driver. But on my by far less fast notebook everything working fine. Anyone spotted ...
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Mouse not working in flash, Ubuntu!

Clicking buttons as on youtube works fine. The problem is that with chatroulette I have to allow flash to access my webcam. That box there is unclickable and I have tried everything.
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How do I remove the green line in Adobe Media Encoder?

I'm trying to resize a Flash video (F4V) and in the media encoder, there is a green line along the left edge of the screen. This green line is visible in the Adobe Media Encoder, but not in the ...
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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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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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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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Flash not playing in Internet Explorer

I have a user who cannot play Flash files within IE. Flash files play ok within Chrome. I have tried the following troubleshooting steps: Uninstalled / Reinstalled Adobe Flash Player. Resetting IE ...
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can in-browser flash be stopped from interacting with the network, either via configuration or through firewall (on Windows)?

suppose I want to allow loading of SWF files (like ads, simple games etc) but I don't want to allow them transmit info back to the server. How do I go about doing this on Windows? Is there such ...
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Exception Access Violation Error in Adobe Flash

I keep receiving errors from Adobe Flash. I've tried reinstalling twice. Here's my crash data - what does this mean?: <?xml version="1.0"?> <!DOCTYPE AdobeCrashReport SYSTEM ...
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Linux Firefox 8 Flash plugin doesn't play any sound?

On my Linux box my flash plugin doesn't play any sound? I've updated firefox with zypper up and I have the newest OpenSuse 11.4 but I'm using a custom and updated kernel from zen-kernel.org and ...
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Self-contained Flash Player 10.0 R2 fails on Server 2008 and 2008 R2

I've been given a self-contained Flash presentation by a vendor. It is used to train staff on new products. The executable/presentation runs fine on Windows 7 (32/64bit) but not on Server 2003 R2, ...
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How do I change the amount of memory flash can use in chrome?

I've noticed that when I load many flash videos, when flash uses too much memory to store the videos, the flash player crashes on all tabs: The following plug-in has crashed : Shockwave Flash ...
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Flashvideo scrolling results in browser- & mousefreeze

What causes a browser & mouse freeze when scrolling through flash videos? Tested it on Vimeo & you tube in Firefox & chrome (browsers & flash are up to date) Happens also, when other ...
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Fedora 14 - hulu player does not load in firefox

I have a fresh install of fedora 14 (64 bit) on my laptop. I installed the new 64bit flash using instructions from this website. Flash seems to work, I can load videos on youtube and they play just ...
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How to slowdown flash app framerate in browser?

Is there a way to slowdown an online flash app framerate (from lets say 100% down to 30%)? Maybe some kind of an add-on for firefox or something similar? Maybe some other approach? thank you
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ubuntu: totem asking for a flash demuxer plugin and not playing flv videos

I have ubuntu karmic os (9.10). Totem was the default movie player. It used to play flv files as well. Now all of a sudden it asks for a flash demuxer plugin and refuses to play flv files. How to fix ...
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Automatic Flash Player updates (in May 2015)

This has to be one of the most annoying things in computing for me. Often when I reboot some of my computers (which are many, mainly Windows 7), the Adobe Flash Updater appears. I press Download and ...