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Flash player keeps crashing in all browsers

Whenever i try to watch a video using flash player the flash player crashes. Sometimes ti playes a couple of second of the video but will crash after them sometimes it just crashes right away. I tried ...
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Flash not working in Midori

I have been using Midori for a while now, and got tired of flash not working so tried to install it. I checked the checkbox "Install flash and other 3rd party proprietary stuff" button when I ...
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How to run a script uninterrupted accross power-cycling

I'm stomped on how to accomplish this task. I need to run this script that fills up the nand flash on an embedded (linux-Busybox v1) device with random data, then continually repeats this process ...
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Cannot find jvm.ini file

win xp sp3 adobe flash cs5 starting the application, and trying to open the action window I receive the message: Error initializing Java Runtime Environment. You may need to reinstall Flash ...
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How can I automatically update Flash Player whenever a new version is released?

Summary: Flash Player Update Service doesn't run on a reliable schedule, and doesn't automatically download and apply updates when it does run. Given the importance of having an up-to-date version ...
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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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streaming flv using ffserver

I'm running Debian for my home-server, which is a machine that lives under the telly in the living room and stores the family's photo's, videos, music, etc. I'm using all the usual services to serve ...
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Flash Player crashes in any Firefox-Flash Player-Combination

I´m trying to fix a problem with the flash player. I installed following Versions in combination with each another: Firefox 19.0 Firefox 20.0 Firefox 21.0 (beta) Firefox 23.0 (nightly) with flash ...
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How To force firefox to store FLV files in %TEMP%\acro_rd_dir instead of Firefox cache?

I am using VideoCacheView to save videos that I have already watched, VideoCacheView saves FLV files from the folder %TEMP%\acro_rd_dir but sometimes, the embedded flash player does not save FLV files ...
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Browser does not play YouTube video

Whenever I click on any direct link to a video it opens a completely blank page, though I can download any video by using download manager software and also see video from the user page [ex: ...
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Flash videos have low framerate and maximum CPU after some time

I have random problems with flash videos for a while now. After playing a while they have a very low framerate and consume maximum CPU. This happens on youtube, vimeo and with most other flash based ...
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Xtube videos don't play on Debian

Youtube works fine, Xtube doesn't stream. Not sure how I go about troubleshooting this, obviously flash is installed because Youtube works. Using firefox 19.0.2 -- How can I check for upgrades to ...
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After an SD card is erased, what value is read from the card? All bits clear or all bits set?

After an SD card is erased, what value is read from the card? All bits clear or all bits set?
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Why is “flashplayerplugin” appearing in my command line output?

After opening the cmd.exe as usual, I suddenly see a weird thing: every output of any command that I enter that is related to my dev environment (ruby, git) in the cmd window is prefixed with the ...
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How to stop Flash Player from upmixing stereo to 5.1?

I'm using Flash Player 11.6.602.171 in Firefox 19.0.2 with Windows 7 and a 5.1 sound device. I just noticed that when playing stereo sound in Flash (e.g. Youtube, Soundcloud), Flash is upmixing ...
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Saving web pages containing scripts

Is there an easy way to save entire websites or isolated web pages containing Flash or Javascript?
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How to remove pre-installed Flash Player in Windows 8?

Windows 8 comes with Flash Player pre-installed. How do I remove it? It does not appear in "Programs and Features".
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Extracting Flash elements/games from websites

I would like to know if it possible to download or extract the flash game binaries from the browser, for example, games such as the ones on kongreagate.com or luminosity (not sure weather these are in ...
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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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As a user, how can one disable right click on flash for certain web site

This is not a question like I'm web a developer, I want to block user from downloading picture from a web site. Here is the issue, my three year old daughter loves to play on a web site abcmouse.com ...
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How to get Flash working again in Google Chrome 23 on Debian Wheezy? [closed]

Flash stopped working for seemingly no reason.
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How are flash file URLs are protected/hidden on video steaming sites? [closed]

I am curious as to how this works as I see tiny GET requests every so often when watching videos (I am using youtube and big bang theory on cbs.com as examples) and the HTML and javascript seem ...
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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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How do I resize every frame in a Flash animation?

I have Flash CS3, and I just put together my first animation, totaling a little over 3,300 frames. Now I'm hoping to export the video to YouTube, but realized that I animated it with the default ...
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Is it possible to automatically install Flash with Chromium?

I'm making an application that will run on a browser. Our employees use Google Chrome as their default browser. To make the application independent of the Google Chrome browser, I would like to use ...
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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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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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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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Chrome's Flash cache on Windows

My C drive is running out of space and sometimes when viewing large flash vidio on Chrome there is notification that the disk is running low. I want to change the cache location of such flash cache ...
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Can I test my Flash animation, starting x frames in, and still have sound playback?

Forgive me because I'm a Flash newbie. I'm putting together a simple animation, and I have an MP3 file that starts playing in its own layer on Frame 1. When I hit Control > Play to test it out, this ...
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Flash Builder / Internet Explorer and disabled add-ons

I have been experiencing a very annoying problem that I have not found a solution to yet. Every once in a while when I start debugging a project from the Flash Builder (4.0 now, 4.6 before), all of ...
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How forbid deleting files from an USB flash drive

I have an USB flash drive and I would like to give it as a present. My purpose is to insert three files and make them unerasable. Is it possible? Should I create a read-only partition in the flash ...
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SWF file only plays an abbreviated version when not accessed through an internet connection on Safari- How can this version be saved for offline use?

I have a young niece who has gotten hooked on online flash games but has no internet connection at home. I've been trying to save them on a hard drive for her to access offline, and so far have been ...
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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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Bootable USB drive, but with files in sub folder?

I created a bootable USB drive which works as expected, but it creates a bunch of obscure files cluttering up the main storage space of the flash drive. Will it still work if I put these boot-files in ...
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Where can I download the Flash Player redistributable installer [duplicate]

The standard process of downloading and installing Adobe Flash involves downloading a small installer, that will itself download the full Flash version adequate to your system, and perform the ...
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Find URL of Flash radio stream

I'm trying to use Firebug to get the stream URL of this site, so I can play it using VLC. Does anyone know how to? Thanks. http://www.magic983.com/listen/
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How do I undo Flash Player Update

Flash player updated and now nothing works how do i return it to the way it was yesterday without using a computer restore point that is set to 6 months ago?
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Flash freezes when I pop up the Window Menu (Windows XP)

We have various applications using flash, although we have encountered some problems when an user freezes flash , our application enters in a corrupted state because it did not received some packets ...
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Google Chrome can't play some flash videos

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 and a play button on the middle of the video, ...
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Installing Flash on Steam with Windows 8

I recently installed Steam on my Windows 8 desktop and the Flash content won't show up. I never had to install Flash separately for Steam so I wonder what's going on. I follow the usual instructions ...
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Choppy, CPU-intensive Flash video performance in Chrome

Lately, watching Flash video (eg, thedailyshow.com) is terrible in Chrome: the chrome.exe process sits at 49% CPU (dual core obviously) if the tab is open, even when the video is paused. Sound is ...
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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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Downloading videos from a flash website

There are those plugins that can capture flash videos from websites like Youtube and others. There's also the browsing cache which keeps the videos and I can copy them somewhere else and have them ...
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How to detect flash process in Google Chrome?

I'am using this script -- lightsOn, to delay screensaver when flash playing. However, the script provide only the Chromuim way: flash_process=`pgrep -lfc "chromium-browser --type=plugin ...
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Where is mms.cfg (Flash Player configuration file) located in Windows 8?

Where is mms.cfg, the Flash Player configuration file, located in Windows 8? I know in Windows 7 it is located at C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed\Flash\mms.cfg. But I can't seem to find it in Windows 8.
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Issue using Flash Debug Player in VM Windows Vista instance on OSX Lab machine

I have a MacMini running Lion that our developers use for testing. It has three different versions of Windows installed as Virtual Machines on it. I have been trying to install the Flash Debug Player ...
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How can I extract an underlying flash file from a word, pdf or powerpoint file?

I have a software that creates a PDF, word or powerpoint file that contains a flash file that I need. However, I cannot seem to extract that flash file. I have tried using SWFTools as suggested in ...
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Automatic Flash updates don't work

Normally when Flash updates are available, the updater opens after system boot, and it's a small wizard where you can just click "install", accept an agreement, and everything happens automatically. ...