I was trying to watch a screencast using Google Chrome on this page:


However, i'm just getting "Missing Plugin"

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I have the latest version of Chrome installed:

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How can I get this to work in Chrome?


I forgot to mention I visited the "Install Flash Player" page. The results:

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Hmm, also seems not to be working in Safari. Firefox works.

  • Have you tried reinstalling Flash and/or Shockwave?
    – ChrisF
    Oct 2 '11 at 17:09
  • it says it's up to date too. updating the question.
    – cwd
    Oct 2 '11 at 17:12
  • I'd still try uninstalling then reinstalling. Just in case something got corrupted.
    – ChrisF
    Oct 2 '11 at 17:13
  • Are you using chrome on PC or Mac? Does the page work for you? I don't know if I can install flash separate from Chrome, maybe I will try reinstall Chrome.
    – cwd
    Oct 2 '11 at 17:16
  • Interesting - I'm on PC and I get "Missing Plug-in" too. I wonder if there's an issue with the latest version of Chrome.
    – ChrisF
    Oct 2 '11 at 17:18

Turns out this was due to a confluence bug where it used the wrong mimetype. Details can be found here:


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