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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 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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Chromium: No microphone devices

I am using chromium on ArchLinux, and I have tested that with ffmpeg the microphone works and I can record a wav file. But when it comes to using online flash recorder, it shows that "Microphone ...
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How can I improve Nvidia graphics performance in Linux?

I'm running Fedora 16 64-bit, my graphics card is an Nvidia GTS 250. Adobe flash performance is poor compared to Windows, and GPU accelerated video decoding doesn't seem to be fully working (worked ...
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Flash doesn't load in Chrome browser. Says “Couldn't load plugin.”

I noticed that while HTML5 videos work fine, flash videos do not load. I have researched this and have tried numerous things to no avail. 1) I've tried uninstalling/reinstalling Chrome (deleting ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 flash player graphical glitches when minimized

I have a bit of an issue where when I am playing a flash video in a minimized window the video will bleed through completely black pixels, especially in conjunction with transparency. My flash is ...
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How do I update the IE11 ActiveX Flash component included with Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10?

On my MSI GT70 2PC laptop which originally came with Windows 8.1 and has since been updated to Windows 10, Secunia reports that my Adobe Flash installation is out of date. Weirdly enough, this ...
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Windows 7 crashes with Nvidia 9800 GTX and Flash

I have an Intel Quad Core Workstation that I used to use for high end games and Hyper-V servers. It has an Nvidia 9800 GTX graphics card. (Driver version 280.26) The workstation has 8GB of RAM. It ...
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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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Browser scripting inside a Flash game

Does anyone know if it's possible for me to set up a script to do some repetitive actions within a Flash game? Eg Go to these coordinates, click, go to those coordinates, click, etc etc? Basically I ...
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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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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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EXTREMELY slow transfer speed

I'm getting VERY slow transfer speeds with 3 different usb flash drives on different computers. This are the aspects I consider relevant: USB 3.0 driver is installed USB 3.0 is enabled from BIOS ...
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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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Is the official Adobe Flash repository for Linux outdated? [duplicate]

TL;DR version: I am on Linux, manual downloads gives me v11.2.202.577, official repo gives me 11.2.202.569. Is my copmuter brokened and how do I fix it? I'm trying to update Flash for Linux using ...
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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 enable Adobe Flash in Superbird browser for Windows

I've been using the portable Windows version of the Superbird browser, a chromium derivative, and can't get it to recognize the installed Adobe Flash version. The same question has already been asked ...
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For Flash and SSD - what is the definition of Valid Page Count?

I have looked for hours to find a definition for Valid Page Count and have been unsuccessful. Can someone give me the definition of a Valid Page Count (VPC)?
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Flash player installation issue

I just downloaded the latest version of adobe flash player from the site https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/! but,now when I double click on the installed file named "flashplayer21_ga_install.exe" ...
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How to join split flv files?

I'm in my 3rd day of trying to download one 4-minute video. It's a Flash FLV that's split into three parts, the first two are about 5MB, the third about 3MB. Only the first part has normal FLV ...
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Soft killed USB flashdrive

I flashed Chromium OS on my flash-drive, installed it on my laptop and then formatted the flash-drive in Windows. While formatting error occurred which killed my flash. When I insert it in PC it ...
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Free correct convert SWF to animated GIF

(English is not my native language) Hello, i create banner in program Sothlink SWF Easy (on page), but I can't correctly convert flash to gif . I try use many programs and services: Eltima SWF to ...
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Chrome: One click solution to toggle Flashplayer Activity?

I'm searching for a way to toggle the activation / deactivation of the flash player in Chrome. Maybe even with some sort of "Whitelist"... Right now, I have a bookmark in my bookmark-bar which ...
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Poor Audio When Playing Youtube Videos

When I am on youtube watching a video, the sound is crackly as if its buffering, it often cuts out for a second too and slows down. I am not sure as to why it does this as my internet speed is fairly ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 with HD flash

Just noticed that 10.04 is out. My media server has been packed away for a few months but I might dust if off and give 10.04 a shot but I thought I'd see if anyone has any success stories with HD ...
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Web browsers: Killing Flash after it's started

Lots of browsers have extensions to prevent Flash from running. Is there a way (extensions perhaps?) to kill a Flash object after it's started? I'm particularly interested in Chrome, but other ...
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How will you get youtube link from the following embed URL

I want to watch this video on YouTube but I found this embedded in a site. Is there a way to retrieve the youtube.com URL from this embedded URL ? <embed src="//www.youtube.com/get_player" ...
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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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Video driver slows down after Adobe flash crashes

I have this really weird and annoying problem. Sometimes, not always video playback makes Flash crash in the browser (I use Chrome 19.0.1084.46 Official Build 135956 but as far as I remember it is the ...
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Flashing Linux on Ncommputing L300 board

I have a bunch of L300 Thin client nodes which are of now use to me any more. I plan to give away the units after flashing linux into them, because as a standalone device wont achieve achieve ...
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How to stop USB flash drive hibernation partition

My USB flash drive is not working. I don't know why. I may have used it to boost my PC and now when I plug it in my PC I cannot see it. I want to use my USB flash drive again.
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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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Youtube Videos cause pc to freeze and make scary noise

I used to have this problem where I'd be watching a video (using Flash Player in Firefox) and every so often the screen and sound would freeze. The sound just freezes to a weird noise cross between ...
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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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Dell Dimension L866r hangs after POST after BIOS flash

I have an old Dell Dimension L866r which I flashed with BIOS version A14. Now when I turn on the system it hangs with the full-screen Dell logo. If I press Esc immediately after turning it on I ...
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Monitoring Linux writes to Compact Flash

I am working on a project that uses a SanDisk compact flash to host a linux operating system (ext2 file system and no swap). The system uses a separate IDE for logging and other file i/o functions. ...
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Downloading Deeply Embedded Flash Videos?

I have been trying to get a couple of videos from 9now.com.au (previously 9jumpin.com.au). Unfortunately standard video downloaders don't have much success on ninemsn pages (thats what 9now.com.au is ...
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Can I Copy Flash Cookies?

I am trying to copy flash cookies onto my new PC but failing. It seems there are two locations that store flash data: %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash Player#SharedObjects %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash ...
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Need software to save videos from 4tube.com - to watch the videos smoothly [closed]

Isn't there a programs that will capture screen writes at the hardware level? I have tried several Firefox add-ons, and several stand-alone programs, and none of them will save videos from this site. ...
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Chrome Flash Player: Couldn't load plugin

One of my primary browsers has been Chrome, which did the job for me. Up until recently Flash Player worked fine until I had to manually enable Flash for every page. The last time Flash worked it ...
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Where Is Opera Plug-ins Database?

In Opera 12 for the PC, you can see the plug-in used for .SWF files by clicking Tools/Preferences/Downloads/{find .SWF}/Edit... The path & file ("npswf32.dll") pointed to by Opera exists on my ...
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What makes Flash so vulnerable and how does Mozilla fix it?

As said, What makes Adobe Flash so vulnerable and how does Mozilla shumway fix it? Flash related malicious activity is due to malicious website right? Not in Adobe's software right? If so, how can ...
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Flash freezes frequently on Windows 10

This happens in Chrome, Firefox and even Microsoft Edge. Never had the problem before I upgraded to Windows 10 on my Lenovo Edge E520 from Windows 7. The problem is not consistent, but frequent. ...
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Flash CS5 file not compiling (white screen and flash hangs)

My Flash CS5 Professional worked perfectly fine up until a few days ago when I tried to compile a file I have been working on, to test it, which I had been doing for a while without any problems. ...
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Can I remove these flash images from my root folder: N76xx.bin circa 8/20/2012

These appear to be flash images cluttering my hard drive and, from what I gather, a Win 8 artifact. May I delete them now that I have upgraded to Win 10? They are dated 8/20/2012 or close thereto. ...
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Is there any way to revive a Omnibook XE3 with a bad BIOS flash?

I have an HP Omnibook XE3 (dates back to 2000) and I’ve “destroyed” it with a failed BIOS flash. The computer has a fixed BIOS chip, so is there any way I can reflash the BIOS, or is it completely ...
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Flash not being displayed properly in firefox linux

I installed the debug version of flash using the script given in this link. Alternatively, I also tried downloading the debug version of flash from here and moved libflashplayer.so to ...
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Has Amazon Video stopped supporting Flash as a video player?

I wanted to stream Amazon video to my Chromecast, which could be done with the Google Cast Chrome extension if you changed your Amazon Video settings to Flash see link) you could do this. However, I ...
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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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How do I stop Skype from popping up SecurityError: Error #2060: Security sandbox violation?

I'm getting this error constantly. I have to click Dismiss All several half-dozen times. I already uninstalled Flash and restarted Skype, but the problem still happens. SecurityError: Error #2060: ...