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

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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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Flash player update on stream tv [on hold]

I open Stream TV and click on a show to watch. Then a dialogue box opens at the top of the screen before I can start the video. It says, "srv1.srv-statistics.com " says; It is recommended that you ...
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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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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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Videos and sound won't play in any kind of media player [duplicate]

I recently wiped my hard disc and reinstalled Windows 8.1 A week or two ago i noticed flash and shockwave didn't work, also vlc, itunes, WMP and other media players dont work. Sometimes if i restart ...
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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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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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No media players are working

I recently wiped my hard disc and reinstalled Windows 8.1 A week or two ago i noticed flash and shockwave didn't work, also vlc, itunes, WMP and other media players dont work. Sometimes if i restart ...
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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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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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WaterFox 35 Memory Leak, can it be fixed?

System specs: PC Alianeware x51 R2, Windows 8.1 After updating to WaterFox Version 35.0 I have a memory leak, can it be Fixed? Details: With some browser's I have larger issues, with waterfox I ...
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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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Unable to enumerate devices error on Windows 8.1 [migrated]

I'm tying to publish an iOS app from Flash CS6 to an USB connected iPod Touch 5G. While compiling I'm getting the error: Unable to enumerate devices Then the publishing process stops. I tried to ...
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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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How to block YouTube from detecting Flash Player in Firefox without disabling JavaScript? [duplicate]

How does one stop YouTube from sensing Flash Player is installed or not when browsing in Firefox? I believe YouTube uses JavaScript to detect Flash, so one way would be to disable JS on YouTube, but ...
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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 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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.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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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 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 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 ...
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Recommended to Update Flash Player Virus [duplicate]

I keep getting this popup on my Internet Browser that tells me "It is recommended that you update Flash Player to view this site..." And it will redirect me to some very suspicious-looking website ...
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Flash not working in Midori

I have been using Midori for a while now, and got tired of flash not working so tried to install it. I checked the checkbox "Install flash and other 3rd party proprietary stuff" button when I ...
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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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How to play Facebook videos without Adobe Flash player using Firefox?

I'm using Fedora 21 and using Mozilla Firefox, the latest version. When I had Adobe Flash (flash-plugin) installed, my Computer was freezed at least 4 times in a day, and Gnome shell crashed a lot. ...
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Why chrome doesn't (seem to) need Flash while Firefox and Safari do?

I have a newly installed OS (OS X Yosemite) I downloaded the Chrome and Firefox browsers, in addition to the pre-installed Safari browser. Now flash videos work fine with Chrome, but both Safari and ...
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Moving Chrome cache folder?

I was wondering if moving the cache folder in chrome(Win7x64) to a ramdisk drive will improve the performance of cached flash player files/games? If so, What would be the easiest way to do this? I'm ...
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Flash plugin keeps crashing in Opera 12

I recently installed my Windows 8.1 and Opera 12.17, and also installed 64-bit version of Flash player. When I open heavy Flash-using sites, I always get this message: Opera Crash Logging ...
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How to check IP addresses a browser is connected to?

I am playing a Flash-based browser game. When I connect to the game server is there any way I can check the IP of the server, so I can ping it and check my latency? I am using Chrome on Ubuntu 14.04 ...