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

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Flash files (.swf) prompts for download instead of opening

I used to be able to drag .swf files into Chromium, and they would play just fine. Recently, that stopped working. Doesn't work in Chromium or Iceweasel. Both browsers instead prompt to download the ...
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Prezi.com is now full screen press ESC to exit

Really annoying "advice" while using prezi in full screen. Even when you have selected to allow full-screen this popup will occur. Kind of a drawback in presentation software. There is another, ...
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Cisco Packet Tracer: Configure Switch to Boot Using Specified Image

I'm doing one of the Cisco Packet Tracer activities for my class and I'm having a problem on one particular point: Step 1. View current files stored in flash. On S1, enter the command show ...
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Can I use Nand flash as a swap memory in Embedded Linux?

I have 128 MB of Ram in one of my products, which was sufficient when we released first version of the product. But now we added some extra features in it, So this much Ram may cause a problem of OOM. ...
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Google Chrome Starts With Hidden Instances

Going to post this here - it turns out AskDifferent is ... pretty dead. So - weird things today. Because of another issue, I had to close google chrome and restart it. When it restarted, Pandora ...
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How to change default directory of flash cookies?

Local shared objects, sometimes referred to as "Flash cookies," are data files that can be created on your computer by the sites you visit Flash cookies are stored in a special directory depending on ...
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Switch Flash Player / HTML5 to use front camera

I have a Lenovo Helix which has 2 cameras, front and rear. I need to take a picture of myself for a security verification on a site with a Flash player object to perform the capture. It's a similar ...
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Embeded computer F-RAM imaging

Here is the situation: I have an old ISA card type computer hooked up to controller card to drive a cutting machine. The manufacturer is not in business for the last 10 years, so support is zero. ...
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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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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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Download Video From SWF file

How to download from a Mac OS 9.1 Mavericks the full video from: http://www.seattlechannel.org/videos/video.asp?ID=5011401 When I download the .swf file (player510.swf) using Firefox, the .swf file ...
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How to create a clone of a flash disk in windows?

I am looking for a simple tool to create a 'copy' of a flash disk (e.g. compact flash disk) I insert into a flash card reader on windows. I want to be able to Create a copy of the full image of the ...
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YouTube crashing Shockwave Flash in Chrome [duplicate]

I have been having a problem with viewing YouTube in Chrome recently which is absolutely driving me up the wall. Videos have been intermittently breaking up (by which I mean the audio breaks up and ...
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Obnoxious ad autoplaying with sound on Economist.com

I have a tab open to a page on the Economist website and twice a day it's suddenly playing this obnoxious ad which autoplays with sound. The only words I remember from it are "$15,000" and "life ...
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Could game cartridges or flash-drives be damaged by the magnet in an external hard-drive?

I found out that I had stored one of my external hard-drives right on top of a bunch of Nintendo DS and GameBoy Advance cartridges and a few flash-drives for a while. Is there a chance they could ...
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Adobe flash download button redirects me to main site [duplicate]

I want to update my flash version to 11.9.900.170. Firefox's check for plugin updates redirects me to http://get.adobe.com/de/flashplayer/ If i click on Install Now i am redirected to www.adobe.com ...
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Unable to update Flash

I think this issue has been going on for over a month now. I boot my PC and the Adobe Updater tells me to download a new version of Flash. It sends me to ...
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Extra seconds on Red5/AMS recorded FLV video

I am recording audio/video on my website using a Flash application through Red5 Server and the generated output contains extra 30 seconds of freezed portions. I have checked the video through ffmpeg ...
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Is there some way to get values from a flash website?

I would like to get a value, a field for example, from a flash website I don't own, but like Flash is different of HTML, I'm lost. Can someone guide me how I can do it? Thank you.
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IE can't load embedded swfs on the Internet, but can access them locally

We have two Windows Embedded Standard machines that have suddenly started failing to load embedded swfs over the Internet via IE, but then they're able to load them just fine when the HTML wrappers ...
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Flash Player in Chrome isn't working

I can't play Flash videos on YouTube in my Google Chrome. I have the latest version of Google Chrome (31.0.1650.57 m) and Adobe Flash Player plugin is activated, but instead of the video I see a black ...
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Why have embedded YouTube videos stopped working in Google Chrome?

Yesterday I could watch videos at the Khan Academy site, today they don't work. Instead of the video I get a black screen with a link to "Get Adobe Flash player". Clicking the link takes me to a page ...
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How can I edit a flash website?

With firebug, you can easily edit html websites and modify values and whatever you want, but how can I do the same with Flash? Thank you.
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Why is flash player update package password protected?

I noticed this error while scanning the file "install_flashplayer11x32au_mssd_aaa_aih.exe": "SOME FILES COULD NOT BE SCANNED" And then I looked through the .exe file with 7zip and saw that the ...
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clean flash drives without programming

Many flash drives have HPA enabled; when trying to use hdparm to remove the HPA,it reports only the visible drive space, without the n1/n2 form seen with a harddrive. Any attempt to nonetheless ...
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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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Firefox freezes when using Flash

I just updated my display driver (Nvidia GTX 560 Ti) to the latest version (331.65) and whenever I try to open a website containing flash-material (Flash version 11.9), Firefox (version 25.0) freezes ...
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How to STOP people from DOWNLOADING an online video for OFFLINE PLAYBACK [duplicate]

I have a problem, something I'm sure a lot of video sharing companies might have. I want to start a small business by offering online video-based training courses on Microsoft Office and other office ...
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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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Automatically allowing sites to use my camera

How to allow automatically when a site requests to use my camera? I dont want the settings manager popup dialog to appear, but I want the allow permission to be granted always. Is there a way to do ...
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Extract pdf / image from doc88 Flash viewer

doc88.com uses some kind of encryption to protect pdf files. I used Chrome developer tools and found that it loads .ebt file. I think its encrypted Pdf / Swf file. I found the following reply Here ...
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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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USB 3.0 Flash Drive slower than USB 2.0

I have just bought a USB Stick (Flash Drive) from Philips. 32GB USB 3.0. I had some other problems with my USB 3.0 Installation but now this is resovled. My USB 3.0 hub is now a 7 Port USB 3.0 Metall ...
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Is there any possible way to automute ads on YouTube?

This is probably going to be very difficult because YouTube uses both a flash player and a HTML5 player, but is there any possible way to make sure that when ads are being played, the volume is muted, ...
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Adobe Flash Player : PPAPI vs NPAPI in Google Chrome?

What is the difference of PPAPI and NPAPI version of Adobe Flash Player in Google Chrome? They have different versions and they are both enabled. If a Flash movie / game is loaded in Chrome... ...
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Is there any way to select the sound device for HTML5 audio playback?

By default, Firefox uses the system's default audio device for HTML5 audio playback and the program offers no possibility to select an alternative audio device, if several audio devices are present on ...
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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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The sound of any video, from youtube or from any media player, stops randomly after seconds or minutes

The sound of any video from YouTube or from any media player stops randomly after seconds or minutes. I searched the Internet and saw similar problem blaming Flash Player for the problem. I tried ...
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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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Is there a way to reduce cpu & memory usage of flash in web browser?

I'm playing web-based flash game. The flash game consumes a lot of memory and cpu usage. But when I minimum the web browser, is there any setting to let flash keep running but release some memory and ...
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Stop Firefox from asking to install flash and other plugins

I have absolutely zero desire for Firefox to have flash and any other 3rd party plugins installed for rendering web content. Many times when I view web pages I get presented with obnoxious dialogs ...
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Is there a way to locally include Adobe Flash with Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition?

Is there any way to locally include Adobe Flash with my Mozilla Firefox, Portable Edition? I'm using the one from portableapps.com I need to do this so I can use my browser in another computer ...
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how to get flash video stream URL from website without browser (telediario, rtve)

I want to access the video stream URL of telediario from spanish television (RTVE) which you can find here in a flash player: http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/videos/telediario/ I want to do this with ...
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Can headphones damage flash memory or other electronics? [closed]

Well, I am currently out of town and my sister left my Playstation headphones sitting on top of my Wii and three USB flash drives. Can the magnets in the headphones damage anything? She returned home ...
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URL for linksys WRT54GS firmware upgrade

I am trying to "recover" from a bad firmware upgrade on my Linksys WRT54GS. I can ping the router, and I can even get part of the web gui - but only parts of it - it's quite garbled. I can go to ...
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Configuring Firefox 23 and flash player 11 in Oracle Linux

I'm trying to get flash player working in my linux. No matter what I do I cannot seem to get it working. I have installed firefox 23 in ~/firefox. Ive copied libflashfplayer.so to the following ...
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Why does one of my monitors turns off (sleep) when I switch to fullscreen on Flash (Youtube,…)?

I just got a new monitor (kept the old one as extended desktop). Whenever I switch to (or from) fullscreen mode on a youtube video on the new monitor (which is the main one), it turns off for 2-3 ...
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Make network stream available via Flash

We have the following network stream http://zara.mitranet.cz:8080/ Users must install VLC to view it as a network stream. Can we provide the stream to them via Flash Player somehow? For example, is ...
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Why can't old PCs view modern sites? [closed]

The reason for this question is that many times clients, friends and parents ask me why their perfectly working old PC cannot be used online anymore. I am looking for a good answer to those people ...