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

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No Flash Player in Chromium on OSX

Few days ago I switched from Firefox to Chromium. I really liked it, but it has one minor issue. I can't make it run flash. I followed this article, but there is no Flash Player entry on my ...
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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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Can't watch videos online - gets “loading the player ” and nothing happens

I'm having a problem trying to see sports highlights. On chrome and safari, I get the message "loading the player..." while nothing happens. I've tried to reinstall the flash player, chrome, and ...
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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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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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How do I get Adobe Flash Player to open files on the net again?

I have Windows XP Pro x64 and I use Firefox as my browser. When I go to http://www.weather.com/weather, there are videos listed on the right hand side. I used to be able to click on the video title ...
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flash download plugins unable to detect some flash videos

Why are some plugins in Firefox are unable to detect and save flash files from websites? I have installed many "flash downloader" plugins and on many websites they work and I can save 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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Why 45MB Unallocated space at the beginning of a Silicon Power Marvel M70 64GB Flash Drive AND Why Drastically different sector counts?

I have a brand new Silicon Power Marvel M70 64GB USB flash drive has 45MB of unallocated space preceding the 58.89GB of available space. I don’t care about having less than 64GB since I know it’s due ...
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Software to edit Flash files

I have Flash files that I would like to make edits on but I don't know how or with what. Is there some software that can edit a Flash (.fla) file? (Ideally something free.)
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Possible to extract compiled flash file?

I need to get string data from compiled flash .exe file. This file using project.exe to compiled from *.swf Is it possible to extruct and get string data?
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How can I download flash games?

I would like to download the flash game here. I have tried just saving that flash file like most other tutorials recommend, however when I open it(in Chrome) it lets me press "Play" however it then ...
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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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Swftools “Swfstrings” how to get the position of the string to extract

I'm currently trying to find the value of a "string" which is in a "actionscript" of a "swf" file, using "Swftools" with the "swfstrings" command. But in order to extract the info, i need to know the ...
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Is it possible to extract ActionScript from swf files?

I'm desperately searching for a command line tool that allows you to extract ActionScript from an SWF file on linux. I need only the ActionScript part, not the assets.
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Running and using Windows on a flash usb drive

I want to be able to use Windows completely from a flash usb card without to install anything on my drive at all (or at least - very a little bit) because I've already have 2 Linux distributives ...
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I can't get Flash enabled on Chromium version 42.0.2307.0 (64-bit) running on Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

When I go back to youtube, I keep getting the "Adobe Flash Player is required to display some elements on this page" Install plug-in button. I click on the Problems installing link and a message ...
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Unable to get flash working with Chromium

I have Chromium Version 43.0.2335.0 (64-bit) on Windows 7. I am unable to get Flash working with it. The docs for Chrome (not Chromium) say that I should go to Plugins options and enable Flash. But in ...
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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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Editing a .swf game

I want to edit a .swf game to change the colour of one of the sprites. I have looked around and been told to convert it to a .fla file. However, when doing this, I get a loop of everything in the game ...
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Right click in Flash, why does it crash?

This has been bugging me for so long that i already learned to accept it as something unavoidable. I had this problem on Windows 7, 8, 8.1 on different hardware and Firefox- and Flash player versions. ...
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Flash overrides Firefox keyboard shortcuts — how to turn that off?

I often cycle through my Firefox tabs using Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab. But whenever it reaches a tab that is running a Flash (or similar) plugin, Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+Shift+Tab won't work anymore, ...
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What (linux) directories are written to most/constantly?

When I read articles on running Linux from a flash drive, many recommend that directories that see many or constant writes be mounted in ram (e.g. as tmpfs). My question is - Which directories will ...
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Disable “press 'esc' to exit full screen” in flash videos

This is not a duplicate of this question I watch videos on YouTube, Netflix, etc. Whenever I enter full-screen mode, I get the annoying "You've entered full screen mode. Press 'esc' to exit full ...
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Flash player seek not working when ffmpeg encoded with gop(-g) = 1

I am trying to deliver video content with frame-by-frame viewing via the SMP Flash player. For encoding, I am using FFMPEG with the x264 video codec for files with .mp4 containers. I am using the ...
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Getting Flash Error #2048 when trying to use WatchESPN.com on Chrome

When I try to use WatchESPN.com on Chrome I get "Error #2048" in the Flash window and nothing renders. Strangely enough it works completely fine in Firefox. I do have some extensions that might mess ...
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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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USB 3.0 HDD is working in High-Speed mode instead of SuperSpeed

I've got Asus R500V with one USB 3.0 port. I've installed a proper driver from Acer site. I've got WD My Passport [USB 3.0 version] and I connected it to the 3.0 port. Treeview says it's working in ...
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USB 3.0 flash drive not working on USB 2.0 port

I've recently bought a USB 3.0 flash drive and wanted to try it out. I connected it to a 2.0 port and it didn't work. The light on it starts blinking for about 1 second and stops. I also get a message ...
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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 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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StageVideo vs embedded video for desktop AIR application

My question is in regards to performance. According to the documentation http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flashplayer/articles/stage_video.html If you are using a a GPU accelerated codec (H.264), the GPU ...
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Firefox and Flash: constant crashes ALL THE TIME. Seeking stability\solution [closed]

I am a sys admin for a big Australian company. We use Firefox Frontmotion (corporate Firefox, currently version 31.0) as our SOE web browser. I see crash reports and browser crashes in my analytics, ...
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JWplayer won't play video tell 100% buffering

JWplayer will only play a video after the entire video has downloaded. It will not play what it has already downloaded. I can't watch videos on the web untill the entire video is done loading. For a ...
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How do I press CTRL+T when on youtube?

On Youtube.com the flash applet seems to suck the input focus. Shortcuts like CTRL+T or ALT don't seem to work. How can you make a new window without having to touch the mouse (keyboard only) when ...
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What version of Flash Player is suitable for Win 10 and where to get it?

I'm on Win 10 and every time a page wants to use the Flash Player, it asks me to follow a link to install it. When I try to follow the link, I get to an almost empty page without anything clickable ...
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Adobe Flash Won't Install

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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Some CMOS Settings Not Retained on Reboot. Battery good

Some CMOS Settings Not Retained System: Dell Inspiron 546 Motherboard: DELL F896N 0896N Experience: Advanced Issue: Some CMOS settings are not retained after saving and reboot. Some CMOS / BIOS ...
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Chance of data recovery from an unreadable microSD card

I have sent my dead microSD card to a data recovery company, but it could not help me. The following is the diagnosis by the company. Can the existing technology help rescue my data? ...
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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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Firefox thinks I'm using and older Flash version

I'm running Firefox 35.0 on Fedora 20. It has the current latest Adobe Flash version (11.2.202.440). Firefox is blocking Flash and displaying an alert bar, claiming it is outdated: In English: ...
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Google Chrome can't play some flash videos [closed]

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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Cannot install latest version of Flash

I am trying to update Flash Player on my laptop running Windows xP SP2. File: install_flashplayer16x32_mssd_aaa_aih.exe The installer window opens but no text appears and it just remains on the ...
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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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How to view Flash/video with anonymous proxies?

I've been looking at free proxies from various lists on the net. Nearly every one has a box to put in a URL to browse using the proxy. The pages load (and whatismyip.com gives an IP different to my ...
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Full screen flash video displays on the wrong monitor

I'm using Flash version 11.3.31.222 (latest) and have a dual monitor setup on Windows 7 64bit. Everything worked fine but lately, without upgrading anything, just all of a sudden, the full screen ...
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How can I download a Flash video from a website?

I am trying to download a Flash video, so I can try to convert it to a normal DVD. (FYI: this is a religious video.) Is it possible to download this video? If so, how could I do this?
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How to prevent HTML5 crashing to Adobe Flash?

After loading the video and letting the video remain paused for an hour or more, I unpause the video and then it crashes after a few seconds. It crashes as a HTML5 player and resorts to Adobe Flash ...
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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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SWF impossible to extract

There is a Brazilian site of interactive courses. http://www.easycompplus.net.br/ login: easycomp pass: plus2014 Within the site there are files of the courses, one example is, Programming ...