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

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Did Prezi really switch to JS + Canvas? [on hold]

I've read that Prezi reimplemented their presentation player in Javascript using <canvas> after using the Flash-based one for years. However if I open any prezi in my browser, such as this one, ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Prevent the adobe flash player for firefox to switch from HD to SP and vice versa

How can you prevent the adobe flash player to switch between High Definition quality and Standard Play quality and vice versa automatically? This is very annoying! Does this have something to do ...
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Automate Update with script ( Flash, Java, Reader )

I'm deploying over 10-20 computers every week and have to update each computer manually. Is there a script that I could use that: Checks-Version, Downloads-New-Version, Updates-New-Version. I ...
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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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Mask Externally loaded html text in flash

since 3 days back I have been trying to mask this externally loaded HTML text but no success, what I want is to show the scrolling text only in a square or an oval shape, but not in the whole layer ...
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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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Flash is reducing the volume on external Video Playback

I have been noticing this for some time, but have been unable to diagnose the cause until now I use the secondary video output on my desktop to facilitate my own tv channel for my family (a custom ...
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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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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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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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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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Flash using too much ram in firefox

As far as I know I have the latest version of flash (I updated a couple days ago). For at least the last month I have noticed flash using far too much ram (between 200 and 500 MB). I notice it because ...
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How can I make audio from a flash player go through right channel only?

I'm watching a livestream, and I have two screens. The livestream is on the right screen, and I'd like to take the audio of the flash player only and send it a bit more through the right channel than ...
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Fullscreen Flash video only shows 1/4 of video

When I maximize some Flash (version 15.0.0.xxx) videos to fullscreen, only the top left quarter of the screen is showing video, the rest is completely black. I've tried this on OSX 10.9 and 10.10, ...
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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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OS X: Capture video from Flash player anywhere on the web

It's almost 2015 now, and almost all known methods on OS X to capture videos from Flash player seem to have ceased to work for me. I'm not talking about well-known video hosting websites, which are ...
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How to manage volume of flash player applications on websites with Firefox?

There is some nasty video viewer that has volume around 10000% higher than normally, so visiting those webpages is very nasty experience to my delicate ears, especially when those videos start ...
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Downloading a Video Clip referenced by a .swf file

I bring up web page: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152432831365653&set=vb.618775652&type=2&theater This web page has a 'window' for playing a video clip. Using Firefox menu entry ...
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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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Offline installer for Adobe Flash player [duplicate]

Is there a legal offline installer available for Flash? I don't like the idea of online installers. There's the Adobe Distribution site where you can get a license to distribute Flash and stuff to ...
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How can I make flash remember my low quality setting?

I play a web browser game but I have a very old laptop. The graphics are too heavy on my resources and setting the quality to low improves performance. But it keeps resetting to high every time I log ...
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How can I tell a program to use a different language under Windows?

There's a program which hasn't got any option to change the language. It automatically detects it. Now, I want it to display the original language, because the translation is not satisfactory. How do ...
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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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Silent uninstall with the Flash Player Uninstaller

I am using this tool to uninstall broken Flash installations on Windows 7. I would like to known how it can be run silently from command line. I was able to find to some answers to this so I known ...
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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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How to make Flash player use some more gpu power

I have a laptop Asus (x502ca) and I like to how to I can make flash player use more of my gpu. There was a firefox addon that did that perfectly but it was removed from Firefox addon store. In ...
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Xtube videos don't play on Debian

Youtube works fine, Xtube doesn't stream. Not sure how I go about troubleshooting this, obviously flash is installed because Youtube works. Using firefox 19.0.2 -- How can I check for upgrades to ...
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USB 3.0 Flash Drive slower than USB 2.0

I have just bought a USB Stick (Flash Drive) from Philips. 32GB USB 3.0. I had some other problems with my USB 3.0 Installation but now this is resovled. My USB 3.0 hub is now a 7 Port USB 3.0 Metall ...
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Videos from website do not show in Firefox running on Windows XP

This problem shows up using Firefox 33.1.1 on Windows XP (Service Pack 3). NBA Stats allows you to review past games by watching play-by-play video segments. I use this website to cross-check my logs ...
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Folder location of Flash cookies on Windows Vista

What's the location of the folder that contains the Flash cookies on Windows Vista? Flash cookies are also known as Local Shared Objects (LSO) and you can see what's been stored and remove them if ...
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OS on Flash drive: noticeable performance penalty if used as (linux-based) htpc?

My question is whether there is any noticeable difference in performance, given my use case, for installing a (linux-based) OS on a flash drive rather than on a SSD. I plan to turn my fanless HTPC ...
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Flash cookie editor

Is there a flash cookie editor for Windows? Possibly something that can view/edit/delete all the flash cookies on my machine?
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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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Play any Flash livestream video directly from VLC

Playing live Flash events in Chrome takes too much battery from my laptop. Can I play them in a native app, when I have just an HTML link with a Flash video embedded on the page? Or is there a ...
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Why is Adobe Flash asking to update when I don't have it installed?

I was shown a UAC prompt while working asking me if I wanted to allow Adobe Flash to run. (Looked identical to the first screen shot here: https://forums.adobe.com/message/4563117 ) Trouble is, I ...
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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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I can't save anything from Chrome/Flash Professional/FlashDevelop/Mozilla

Every time I press Ctrl + S or right click and Save, Chrome freezes. And I have to restart it. That also happens to Mozilla/IE 10. I don't know if it's related, but whenever I create a new .fla file ...
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USB drives not recognized [closed]

On my school computer, I tried plugging in my flash drive, and I can hear the sound Win 7 makes when a USB is plugged in, but I can't see it in My Computer. Also, there are 2 other partitions of the ...
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Real Time Sound Leveler

Lately I've been annoyed with Hulu as the commercials are significantly louder than the actual show. This has caused me to wonder if there existed any application either generic or specific to Hulu or ...
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How can I burn a .bin file to a flash drive and a floppy?

I'm looking for a small free utility without UI for burning a .bin file to a flash drive. I need floppy support too but I don't care to use another tool for that (again, no UI, just command line). ...
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What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player?

What is lighter on resources in chrome FLASH or HTML5 video player? I'm asking both in general and specifically about youtube. I tend to have many youtube video windows open, so I'd like to know ...
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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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Does 64-bit Chrome store Flash data in a different place from 32-bit Chrome?

I recently upgraded my Chrome from 32-bit to 64-bit (Windows 8.1, if that matters). I have been playing a Flash game, and when I went to resume, all my stored progress was reset. I believe the ...