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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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How can I download an embedded .swf file that involves the video.limelight.com site?

I would like to extract the audio streams from www.springforesthealingfestevent.com - I can't figure out how to go about doing this. I usually can grab just about anything through Chrome using IDM - ...
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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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is it safer to just not install flash player on Windows? [closed]

I have a laptop that I use strictly for financial software and logins. None of the websites I use on this laptop require Flash player. I use my other laptops for browsing and extracurricular ...
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Automatically distributing applications' CPU usage between cores (Windows 8)

I have an Athlon 8 core CPU (4 h/w, 8 logical) and I find that it rarely goes above 12.5% usage. I read this article which explains why, and that there are two solutions: Set processor affinity for ...
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Where is this error coming from

I work for a video hosting and delivery company. We supply our clients an iframe to embed our player (Flash or HTML5 based on detection) in their sites. I have a customer with issues and I can not ...
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My PC is slow after moving Windows 7 profile to SD card [closed]

So I just moved my entire User profile to an 8gd SD card to avoid unnecessary hits on my HDD (my previous HDD died out of spindle failure , so this was a safe than a sorry step) Now , entire Cache, ...
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No “hardware accelleration” enable/disable on internet explorer

In chrome if I right click on a flash video and go on "settings" in the context menu I get a tab in which I can enable/disable video accelleration. How come this tab is not present if I do the same ...
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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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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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Is Flash hardware acceleration assignable to a given GPU?

On a KVM Windows guest with VGA passthrough, Flash hardware acceleration is not working, e.g. it shows a green screen for youtube videos. The GPU (AMD) is working well and has the latest drivers, ...
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De-esser for Windows 8 audio output?

Lately I've been watching a lot of lectures online, but a good amount of them hurt my ears because of how sharp the professor pronounces any words containing "s". This is a very recognized problem for ...
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Can you fake flash?

I am trying to access sites that are powered by flash, but they keep hitting me with popups that tell me to install flash before I can even do non-flash things. I refuse to use flash, Is there a ...
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Can you help finding this flowplayer stream link? etvonline.tv

http://www.etvonline.tv/tc/digitalplay.html?video=knz12-0009-tal02 I tried to use URL Snooper, but Those results are not playable on VLC. Any help is great. Thanks in advance.
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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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Simulate Photoshop-like filters within Flash/AS3

Artist specified multiple filters and their properties for text field within Photoshop. I (as a programmer) need to duplicate the visual appearance of text field exactly as it looks within Photoshop, ...
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Adobe Flash Player has only half sound

When recently watching a video on youtube, I noticed that the audio seemed quieter than it should be. This is because, for some reason, Windows has limited Flash Player to half of the system volume. ...
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Issue with reds, blues and greens on video playback

Newbie here. Trying desperately to overcome this problem of neon-like color and distortion when I play a video. Often the sidebars of basically non-video screens (like email) have the same sort of ...
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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 ...