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Firefox “Not Responding” on Windows 7 because of Flash?

Since I've been using Firefox on my 64-bit Windows machine, every few minutes the browser stops responding, with "Not Responding" in the title bar and the screen fades out for a few seconds. I've ...
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Seeking web-based FTP client for very large file upload

I have looked around for these for some time... the limits imposed by the web server and/or the dynamic programming environment (e.g. PHP) are far too restrictive for the application I'm working on. ...
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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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How to increase the volume gain when viewing online flash video?

When watching online Flash videos on Youtube or DailyMotion sometimes the videos are recorded at low volume. The thing is that, I have a HP Notebook with good enough audio volume, but when I watch ...
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How to find the stream behind a Flash player

I am watching a Flash stream. I can watch the same stream in two different players (set up by someone else), but I don't like any of them. Is there a way I can find/get/extract the direct link to the ...
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Is a Buffalo CB-GK10B Router the same as a WZR-HP-G300NH? Or will installing OpenWRT brick the CB-GK10B

I have an old WZR-HP-G300NH, and I thought I ordered another one, it said WZR-HP-G300NH on the package, but when I opened it up and looked at the unit the back read Model No: CB-GK10B. It looks ...
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New Adobe Flash Won't Install (Mac)

I'm trying to install the latest version of Adobe Flash (15.0.0.189), but unfortunately the installer gives the rather unhelpful message that "An error has occurred" and tells me that the install ...
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How to disable Flash plugin on Firefox, but with a whitelist? I mean *really* disable it

The background Ok, this is a toughie. I'm a Firefox user, and I don't like Flash ads. They slow down my netbook, they slow down my Macbook, they sometimes play sound or obscure part of the page, all ...
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Taskbar shows over video when focus goes to other monitor

So i have a dual monitor set up and I have a full screened flash video on the main monitor. If I remove the focus from that video to something that is on my other monitor the task bar pops up on top ...
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Issues installing Windows 7 HP

I have a weird problem i cannot seem to resolve. I was given a laptop (old but good) to do as I please, I want to reinstall Windows 7 HP as that's what I have a legitimate key for. I tried using a ...
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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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Flash stream makes my internet slow and cpu rush

When I try to watch a live Flash stream, my CPU usage goes up to 75% and my Internet speed goes down. If I run a test before the video-stream, my speed is ~40/10Mbps and during the stream it drops to ...
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Adobe Flash Player won't update

When I go to Adobe - Flash Player website, it tells me that I have 11,0,1,148 version of Flash Player installed on my Chrome yet 10.3.183.10 version is available and when I go to Adobe - Install Adobe ...
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Adobe Flash - Convert tweened drawing object to symbol

I have a drawing object that has a shape tween animation on the timeline (with several keyframes). Is it possible to convert this drawing object to a movie clip symbol without loosing the keyframes ...
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How to enable Flash player in Opera without installing the Adobe bloatware

I just want to be able to play Youtube videos in Opera 12. I copied np32dsw.dll in Program Files/Opera/program/plugins but it still says missing plugin :( Is there any way to install the Flash ...
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.flv videos only play audio without image

I downloaded a pack of about 50 .flv videos, most work just fine on any software that plays .flv, but some only play audio without video. I use Ubuntu 10.04 as main OS but also tried on Windows and ...
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Play internet video in external players (cross-platform)?

I have created a similar question on this on the ubuntu page. While that question was directed to a certain problem with adobe flash player in Linux, the answer that I found in the end is ...
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Is it possible to recover a computer from a failed BIOS update?

While attempting the update the BIOS on an Asus motherboard, i learned the Asus Update Utility for Windows doesn't fully support Windows 64-bit. It was able to erase the BIOS without problems, but ...
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Flash eats focus and standard Firefox's hotkeys does not work. How to fix it? I press Ctrl+T but nothing happens

I want to use standard browser hotkeys even when focus is inside adobe flash. How I can get it? I want e.g. Ctrl+T, Ctrl+W, Ctrl+R, Ctrl+N, Ctrl+L, Ctrl+F6, F11 ... I need cross-platform solution, ...
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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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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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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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Where does flash player save permanent files to, like game saves, or configurations?

I'd like to grab a copy of a save file I have for a flash game (to be fair, there's at least 20 hours of gaming in that save). I assume that different browsers and different operating systems do ...
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How to save streamed Flash (SWF) files

I know how to save Flash (swf) files with or without software and on different web browsers, but there are some files which load (stream) the data (may be a certain set of frames) from their web ...
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Trying to save a Flash video in my cache - where do temporary Flash files get stored with Firefox?

I am watching a video lecture which seems to be in Adobe Flash and I want to save it. I'm using Firefox to view this website. My about:cache result is below, if that helps. Memory cache device ...
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Reduce FLV file size

I have successfully converted an AVI file to FLV, but it's too large a file. How can I reduce it's file size without editing out any portions of its content?
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To what extent is size a factor in SSD performance?

To what extent is the size of an SSD a factor in its performance? In my mind, correct me if I'm wrong, a bigger SSD should be, everything else being equal, faster than a smaller one. A bigger SSD ...
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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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How can I record an RTMP stream in real time?

How can I record an RTMP stream (Adobe Flash video and audio) which is currently playing, as-is? I have a very long video which can't be downloaded by any downloader I tested. So I want to scroll it ...
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Korean support for Adobe Flash

I have to go to Korean websites a good amount; however, there are some times when Korean is not being displayed well at all. It took me a while to figure out why certain Korean test was displayed ...
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Stream Flash video into non-Flash-Player player

On the Mac, Flash Player is not GPU accelerated. On top of that it is horribly inefficient. This means that if I open 5 tabs with Flash video things slow down like crazy. Is there a way to stream ...
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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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How to block html5 videos system wide

Background: I am a novice web programmer and frequently use different browsers to test for incompatibilities. I sometimes find myself easily distracted and am trying to block video sites such as ...
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How to crop black bars or zoom on Youtube and other Video websites?

Many desktop software (VLC, MPC) and have an option to 'zoom in' , 'crop black bars', or crop to a specific aspect ratio. How can we do this in Fullscreen on Youtube or other flash Video sites? I am ...
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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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Windows 8 constantly reverting changes (flash uninstalled)

I uninstalled flash when I restored my machine. I also uninstalled IE from the system list. Now in Windows update there is an update for flash, and I believe the OS is trying to install it on every ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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USB Flash drive corrupt files - Help needed

I have a 16GB usb flash drive with 8GB worth of data that I can't afford to lose. When I inserted it into my pc, inside the folder that I was storing the data I saw unintelligible characters and ...
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Recover a PC from a corrupted BIOS using a second PC?

This will look very similar to this question: Is it possible to recover a computer from a failed BIOS update? Someone posted an answer just as I suspected -- that it was indeed possible to connect ...
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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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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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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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Download Flash Video from Flickr

There is a video I would like to download from Flickr (please note that video is Licensed under Created Commons) I have tried Download Helper (FF Add-On) and it does not see the video. Also I have ...
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Webcam is only recognized by some software

I have a webcam that works fine in software such as camorama and cheese. However, I cannot use it in websites that allow you to use a webcam (it's not recognized). I tested it with: Chromium 34.0 ...
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Convert large JPG to zoomable SWF

I have a largeish JPG (2400x1000) of an organogram. It would be good to be able to convert this JPG into an SWF that could be zoomed with the mousewheel when displayed within a webpage. Is this ...