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Questions tagged [flash-player]

Adobe Flash Player is a plug-in for web browsers that enables viewing multimedia and interactive content created on the Adobe Flash (formerly Macromedia Flash) platform. It is one of the most popular and ubiquitous pieces of software, estimated to be installed on over 90% of personal computers.

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Why isn't Adobe Flash Player installing on my PC?

Security issues aside, I recently had a need to use Adobe Flash Player recently because I have some old .swf files that I created back in college and would like to watch again. I realised that I ...
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How can Firefox's per-site Flash permission be revoked again?

According to How to block Flash again after mistakenly choosing "Allow and Remember"?, If you ever need to revoke a permission for a site, you can use the Permissions panel of the Page Info dialog. ...
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How do I use Adobe Flash Player with more privacy?

For the past few months I have become more concerned with online privacy. That is because I became more aware of how much data is collected on internet users and how easily that data is obtained. I ...
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Flash player is not working in my web browser

In my laptop, i am not able to see the youtube videos in the flash player. The flash player always shows loading (round progress bar) only. I uninstalled the flash player and reinstalled the flash ...
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Is it possible to run shock wave flash files on Chromebook

I am looking to run swf files no a chromebook is it at all possible, and if so , how?
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How to disable automatic updates for Flash Player on Windows 10 using command line

Is there a command that disable the automatic update for Adobe Flash Player on windows 10?
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Adobe Flash plugin always crashes instantly

No matter what I do I can't seem to get Adobe Flash Player working in Firefox period. I get this error message saying that the Adobe Flash plugin has crashed and this happens instantly right when I ...
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Cant open swf after installing flash player

I have built a flash project on one windows machine and I exported it, now I want to open it on another windows machine, but after downloading flash players, I cant open the swf in flash player, it ...
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How to separate web videos from Chrome?

What I want is to fill web videos to the full window without the tabs, address bar(even all the window decorations) so that I can see more area of videos when the window holds 1/4 of the screen. Are ...
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Packaging / Extracting Windows 10 Native Flash Player

To make a very long story short: Someone #@%@ed up and there are several Windows 10 assets in my environment that require Flash OCX repair (IT WASN'T ME!) Simply re-registering the OCX modules doesn'...
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Flash Player Already Installed

I'm using windows 10 and google chrome. I have not installed flash player,so why in the control panel appear the flash icon ?
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Install and enable extension for all Windows users in Chrome

Similar to this question, except that I'm wanting a solution for all Windows users. We have an NT4-style domain hosted by Samba, so we cannot use Group Policy to deploy the setting, as recommended by ...
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Windows 10 Native Flash Player Repair / Reinstall

Long story short: A select amount of machines in my organization were deployed a package that installs a Windows 7 version of ActiveX Flash due to the machines being placed in the wrong collection (...
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Getting Pandora to load in Opera

I am using the current version of Opera (40). I have confirmed that the current version of Adobe Flash Player is installed (checked on opera://plugins - version 23). However, when I go to Pandora.com, ...
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In browsers videos start with black in them, once I reset the video they play as normal.

I've had this problem for a very long time. But I remember a day when it wasn't so. Starts After going back to the start of the video I am using Chrome Version 53.0.2785.116 m (64-bit) on Windows ...
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stopping videos from website to play

Here is website from which a lot of videos are being streamed http://www.jagran.com/spiritual/puja-path-the-veneration-of-saturn-in-the-household-wellbeing-remains-forever-14747757.html?src=fb I don'...
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Flash plugin failed to load (Opera, Linux)

So I installed new linux distro recently (pinguyOS) and now I am trying to install flash plugin for Opera browser: sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer. The output of dpkg --status flashplugin-...
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Videos stuck at first frame

I got a new laptop a few weeks ago (Dell XPS 15). Soon after I installed the basic software I needed (Browser, Antivirus, E-Mail software, ...) , videos started to get stuck at the first frame. Audio ...
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Video crashes after pause

Whenever I pause a video, it crashes and displays this error The learn more button redirects me to : https://support.google.com/youtube/?p=player_error1 I have tried (to no avail): uninstalling ...
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How to completely remove flash player from Debian Jessie?

I need to completely remove flash player from the system (Debian Jessie), I need some more privacy. sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove flashplugin-nonfree I "removed" it using that command, but it is ...
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My microphone does not work with Flash Player in Mozzila while I have a bluetooth speaker plugged in

My operating system is an up to date Linux Mint Debian Edition 2. This is really just Debian Jessie with an additional repository. I use Flash to broadcast myself. Flash registers my microphones. ...
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Can't run FlashPlayerUpdateService.exe by Task Scheduler

My Windows 7 Utimate 64 bit has some problems with the Flash Player update. In Services, it always switch to manual. In Task Scheduler, I added a new task but it never runs. Here are the export XML. ...
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Browsers freezing, crashing, bugging

I am running Windows 8.1 with the latest drivers installed and everything working just fine on my system, except for one thing: browsers. I tried many different browsers and all seem to have their own ...
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Can I force system-wide software rendering on Windows?

I have a laptop (hp elitebook 6930p) that has some kind of unspecified (probably overheating/faulty memory) problem that i think related to the graphics card that causes BSODs/crashes (often without ...
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Adobe Flash videos stop playing after a few seconds

From time to time, all Adobe Flash videos stop playing after a few seconds, on all websites and all browsers (at least Google Chrome, Opera, Firefox, and MSIE). Rebooting the computer solves the issue,...
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Can I run both the standard version of flash and debug Flash Player 11 on the same device?

Would it be likely to cause and problems? I unfortunately don't have a working second device I can put debug Flash Player 11 on. Also debug Flash Player is supposedly much slower and it would be less ...
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How Can My Browser's Flash Version Get Outdated in 10 Mins?

I visited a site (http://gaana.com) for the first time today. I chose an album and started the playlist. I listened to about 2 songs and then suddenly the audio player stopped abruptly. I tried ...
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How to install system Flash player to Chrome?

My Chrome Flash plugin is constantly crushing and even if it's not crashing it's super slow to load. I have tried to solve the problem and it seem that disabling chrome "pepflashplayer" flash player ...
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Issue with flash plugin in google chrome

I'm facing some problems with Google Chrome 45 and its flash plugin. It seems like there is something blocking the execution of flash banners. It's shown a static image with a "play" button ...
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Cannot install NPAPI Flash Player plug-in in Google Chrome

I'm having trouble installing NPAPI Flash Player plug-in into Google Chrome on Mac OS X. Macbook Pro Retina 2014 OS X 10.10.5 Google Chrome 45.0.2454.85 (64-bit) I followed https://helpx.adobe.com/...
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Flash player crashes in every browser

I have searched the whole web to fix this issue but not a single solution worked for me. I was using windows7 I have never faced such issue that might be some issue with windows10. I not sure. No ...
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Sound blocked by flash

I use Debian 64-bit and usually multiple sound generating programs work simultanously. E.g. I start VLC and Firefox (with flash plugin), and I can play sounds in both programs simultanously. But ...
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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: ...
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Adobe Flash update breaks Opera Plugin due to file name change

I keep my Opera browser open for many days. But after some time the Adobe Flash PPAPI plugin stops working and only restarting the browser seemed to help. Killing the plugin in the Opera task ...
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Thin black bar appears on fullscreen Flash videos in Chrome

In Chrome, when I go fullscreen on YouTube videos I get a thin horizontal black line across all videos, about 2/3 of the way up the screen. It looks like this: It isn't there when the video is ...
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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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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier)?

If you are interested in resolving the same issue in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later), please proceed here. There is a plenty of stone age machines, where the modern versions of Adobe Flash are just ...
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How to allow outdated plugin (e.g. Adobe Flash Player) in Opera 30.0.1835.125 (or later)?

If you are interested in resolving the same issue in Opera 30.0.1835.88 (or earlier), please proceed here. In Opera 30.0.1835.88 (and earlier) there was a way to allow usage of outdated plugins (e.g. ...
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Fully removing Flash Player from Windows 8.1

I'd like to remove Flash Player from Windows 8.1. I don't use IE, I uninstalled it but Flash Player remains, I only use Chrome so that would, in theory, be using only it's own PPAPI Flash. The reason ...
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How to check if Flash Player version is still supported and has recent updates?

We have to check the flash versions on some pcs. What we have are the version numbers of the installed software. Is there any way to check if the versions are patched and currently supported? What ...
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Adobe Player stopped working on 2 of my machines. Error 2046. How do I fix this?

About 3 weeks ago the Adobe Player stopped working on 2 of my Windows 8.1 Professional desktops. Interestingly enough it works fine on a 8.1 Pro laptop I've got. Anyway, each time I try to view a ...
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Can't watch videos online - gets “loading the player ” and nothing happens

I'm having a problem trying to see sports highlights. On chrome and safari, I get the message "loading the player..." while nothing happens. I've tried to reinstall the flash player, chrome, and ...
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How do I get Adobe Flash Player to open files on the net again?

I have Windows XP Pro x64 and I use Firefox as my browser. When I go to http://www.weather.com/weather, there are videos listed on the right hand side. I used to be able to click on the video title ...
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Unable to update Flashplayer

I've had this issue awhile now, and I don't know how to fix it. I have a Windows 7 64x bit system and use Admin rights when I try to install the Flash player but it says that I don't have the rights ...
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How can I force YouTube to not use HTML5 player because it is not working on the latest version of Firefox and now I can't see any video?

This is really annoying. Yesterday everything was working fine, now I wake up only to realize that all the videos on YouTube are using the HTML5 player. Here is what I see when I try to play a video ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...