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why Safari always GET status 200, never 304 for my .swf file?

I serve a Flash app as a .swf file (with HTML wrapper file), and Safari always retrieves with GET status = 200, never 304. Thus, Safari never uses cache for this file and downloads it each time (it's ...
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De-esser for Windows 8 audio output?

Lately I've been watching a lot of lectures online, but a good amount of them hurt my ears because of how sharp the professor pronounces any words containing "s". This is a very recognized problem for ...
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anti-virus software and Flash's AVHardwareDisable

This site claims that [The AVHardwareDisable setting] in flash configuration file has been changed by anti-virus software which disables camera/microphone access for all sites. The article ...
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How to change where flash caches video files?

When I watch videos on youtube or similar sites, flash saves the buffered video information to the disk. Unfortunately it saves it to drive c, which is very inconvenient for me. Is there any way for ...
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Safari 5.1.5 and Flash Content

I am having trouble with flash content while using Safari 5.1.5. I am using MacBook (early 2008) and Mac OS X version is 10.7.3. There is no extension installed and flash version is 11.2 r202. Here is ...
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Is there any way to force Safari to use a different UserAgent on a per site basis?

Background: I use Safari 5.1.3 on Lion 10.7.3 on my 13" MacBook Air. I don't have Flash installed and have no intention of installing it. I frequently visit the BBC News site, which has a lot of video ...
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detect the start of Flash videos

I like to turn my music off when I start watching Flash videos. It used to be that Flash videos were cached in /tmp, so I could watch for them with inotify: sorghum:~% incrontab -l /tmp IN_CREATE ...
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File format to save web pages

Usually I save web pages to later (mostly offline) reading in PDF format. It's really easy to transfer to anywhere, And the results are nice. I've installed Primo PDF to that. I found a website with ...
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Is there a way to start the flash player (or program) in full screen through the shortcut target command?

I am trying to start flash on start up in full screen. Are there any commands that i can execute in the shortcuts target path to tell the program to start in full screen? (Not maximized) So something ...
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Flash intermittently disappears in Chrome on Mac

It seems like every couple of hours flash stops working in Google Chrome on my Mac Book Pro. Any clues as to why this is happening and how I can prevent it from happening? version info 8.0.552.224 ...
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Flash content not loading

I am trying to get this site to load the flash content: http://kids.daum.net/study/do/studyflash/view?id=7 I have done everything in the following two links still with no luck: ...
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How can I download an embedded .swf file that involves the video.limelight.com site?

I would like to extract the audio streams from www.springforesthealingfestevent.com - I can't figure out how to go about doing this. I usually can grab just about anything through Chrome using IDM - ...
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Is Flash hardware acceleration assignable to a given GPU?

On a KVM Windows guest with VGA passthrough, Flash hardware acceleration is not working, e.g. it shows a green screen for youtube videos. The GPU (AMD) is working well and has the latest drivers, ...
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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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Adobe Flash Player has only half sound

When recently watching a video on youtube, I noticed that the audio seemed quieter than it should be. This is because, for some reason, Windows has limited Flash Player to half of the system volume. ...
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Google Chrome Starts With Hidden Instances

Going to post this here - it turns out AskDifferent is ... pretty dead. So - weird things today. Because of another issue, I had to close google chrome and restart it. When it restarted, Pandora ...
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How to change default directory of flash cookies?

Local shared objects, sometimes referred to as "Flash cookies," are data files that can be created on your computer by the sites you visit Flash cookies are stored in a special directory depending on ...
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Switch Flash Player / HTML5 to use front camera

I have a Lenovo Helix which has 2 cameras, front and rear. I need to take a picture of myself for a security verification on a site with a Flash player object to perform the capture. It's a similar ...
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Is there some way to get values from a flash website?

I would like to get a value, a field for example, from a flash website I don't own, but like Flash is different of HTML, I'm lost. Can someone guide me how I can do it? Thank you.
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Is there any possible way to automute ads on YouTube?

This is probably going to be very difficult because YouTube uses both a flash player and a HTML5 player, but is there any possible way to make sure that when ads are being played, the volume is muted, ...
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The sound of any video, from youtube or from any media player, stops randomly after seconds or minutes

The sound of any video from YouTube or from any media player stops randomly after seconds or minutes. I searched the Internet and saw similar problem blaming Flash Player for the problem. I tried ...
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how to get flash video stream URL from website without browser (telediario, rtve)

I want to access the video stream URL of telediario from spanish television (RTVE) which you can find here in a flash player: http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/videos/telediario/ I want to do this with ...
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URL for linksys WRT54GS firmware upgrade

I am trying to "recover" from a bad firmware upgrade on my Linksys WRT54GS. I can ping the router, and I can even get part of the web gui - but only parts of it - it's quite garbled. I can go to ...
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Make network stream available via Flash

We have the following network stream http://zara.mitranet.cz:8080/ Users must install VLC to view it as a network stream. Can we provide the stream to them via Flash Player somehow? For example, is ...
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Is there a way to globally limit Flash Player frame rate to release CPU resources?

On modern PC, with quad cores you sometimes can't just watch simple video normally. The reason is, that for example ad banner in another browser tab can kill flash efficiency (with is ...
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FlashPro encountered a fatal exception. FlashPro will now terminate

When I'm trying to open some *fla files with adobe cs6...I got this error: "FlashPro encountered a fatal exception. FlashPro will now terminate. A log of the program's internal state at the time ...
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Why are YouTube videos having so much trouble?

I am getting sick and tired of this. Youtube, in my browser, Google Chrome 26.0.14.1065, on my MacBook Pro, is running so slowly. I am at the point where I can download a 10 min video before it loads ...
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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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Flash Builder / Internet Explorer and disabled add-ons

I have been experiencing a very annoying problem that I have not found a solution to yet. Every once in a while when I start debugging a project from the Flash Builder (4.0 now, 4.6 before), all of ...
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Flash freezes when I pop up the Window Menu (Windows XP)

We have various applications using flash, although we have encountered some problems when an user freezes flash , our application enters in a corrupted state because it did not received some packets ...
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Issue using Flash Debug Player in VM Windows Vista instance on OSX Lab machine

I have a MacMini running Lion that our developers use for testing. It has three different versions of Windows installed as Virtual Machines on it. I have been trying to install the Flash Debug Player ...
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Disabling Website storage for Flash

When I watch videos I see and I can't click on the buttons.. then when I go to http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html and click the "Never ask ...
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Why does Youtube/Flash sometimes violently crash my pc?

This isn't a problem that happens often, but still occasionally enough to be noticeable. Basically, sometimes when I open a YouTube link in Google chrome, I experience a violent crash. Usually, the ...
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OS X Lion Safari Flash plugin issues

I'm using OS X fully updated and patched, along with Safari. A few weeks back I started noticing a Flash problem: Every time I load a youtube video, the CPU consumption goes up to 100% on one core and ...
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Is it possible to run PPAPI Flash in the renderer process with Chrome 18 or higher?

Chrome used to have a "Run PPAPI Flash In The Renderer Process” setting in about:flags, but this is now gone. To try to mimic that functionality via the commandline I have set the flags: ...
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Failed to install Adobe Flash Catalyst CS5.5 - 1 Fatal Error

The first time I installed the program was right after the Adobe Download Manager finished downloading it. It gave me 1 fatal error and 1 error. Then I went into the download folder and launched the ...
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Installing Flash for Firefox on OSX without admin rights

I have installed a local copy of Firefox in my folder without admin rights. Is there a way to install Flash for it as well without admin rights? I have found instructions for Windows here and here. ...
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Viewing SWF files in Firefox 9

I can't find a way to instruct Firefox 9 to open .swf files that were downloaded through a direct link to the file. It just prompts the Download window. In Options | Applications there seems to exist ...
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Most efficient way of having an object move across a video?

I have a still image that I would like to utilize to move across a .wmv file I have. What is the easiest and most proficient way I can accomplish this without having to go frame by frame? I wasn't ...
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How can I stop 64-bit IE8 from prompting me to install Adobe Flash?

I think the title says it all. I don't want to switch from IE to Firefox, Chrome, etc. I don't want to run 32-bit IE. I'm not trying to install flash into the 64-bit browser. I don't even want to ...
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Debugging choppy video playback on 2011 Macbook Pro

I'm trying to watch a sports highlight video on my 2011 Macbook Pro. I've got my computer set up to be about as fast as it can, apart from upgrading the 2.3 ghz processor - a solid state drive, 8GB of ...
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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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Flash video resolution problem (non-sharp rendering)

I updated Flash Player to v10.3 but now whenever I watch a YouTube video in full screen, the video becomes blurry. If I change the video resolution to 720p or 1080p there is a lot of distortion and ...
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Can I search through text in a flash object?

I'm using FireFox 6.0 and I regularly use Ctrl + F to search through large paragraphs of text. Now every now and then I come across a website that is completely built in flash. (Horrible of course, ...
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Firmware flash on Linksys WRT54G v8 unsucessful, but not bricked, I don't think

I wanted to use my Linksys router as a wireless bridge/repeater so I decided I would change the firmware to DD-WRT. The first thing I did was downloaded vxworkskillerGv8-v3 and the DD-WRT firmware ...
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Is Silverlight much slower than Flash or is it the site?

I try to watch this video made in silverlight: http://channel9.msdn.com/events/MIX/MIX10/EX15 Problem is after a few minutes it completely stops. Rarely happens with Flash. What's the cause ? ...
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Is there a simple Flash applet that just displays video coming from a local webcam?

I'm looking to display a live webcam feed in a PowerPoint presentation in the most portable way possible (I can't install anything on the PC). It seems the easiest way to do this would be to embed a ...
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How to get sound/audio in the rear loudspeakers when using Adobe Flash Player?

When playing sound within Adobe Flash Player there is no sound in the rear speakers in a 5.1 setup. I am aware the output is only stereo encoded (2 channels). What I am trying to achieve in Flash is ...
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Whole page flash ad removes ability to scroll

When there's a whole page flash ad (so they can display the flash as an overlay over the content, and you have to click something to make it go away) the mouse focus is stolen. The scroll wheel on ...
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Video compression artifacts in Flash

This only started happening in the past two days, which seems very odd to me. Everything worked flawlessly up until now, and I use my my computer as my primary TV. Flash video from Hulu and Amazon, ...