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The multimedia platform from Adobe, whether used in a web browser or standalone.

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Does adobe distribute acrobat reader for Linux platforms?

First things first - If I got it right, the Linux folks might like adobe alternatives like GIMP (instead of Photoshop) etc to work with images/pdf/videos on Linux. So they might never miss adobe ...
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How to install and update flash for Chromium and Opera on Linux Mint?

I've tried following: sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get dist-upgrade I've played a little with pepper-flash as well. I tried what results on Google told me. Still with no success. At the end I made ...
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How to install Flash on Debian Stretch?

I'm using Debian Stretch and would like to install flashplugin-nonfree. My apt/sources.list file contains deb http://ftp.ca.debian.org/debian/ stretch main contrib non-free deb-src http://ftp.ca....
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flashplugin vs. PepperFlash

I'm totally confused about the installation in my Manjaro. I remember that months ago I was just happy to see Flash-videos in my Vivaldi. So here is what I have (I removed some obvious false ...
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libflashplayer.so missing in Debian Stretch

I have followed all the instructions in the wiki page, I made: sudo apt install libflashplayer-nonfree But after the installation the folder /usr/lib/flashplugin-nonfree doesn't contain the library ...
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Why can't download flash plugin for Debian?

Environment:debian8+firefox esr 45.8 I want to install flash plugin for my firefox. Firefox doesn't know how to open this address, because one of the following protocols (apt) isn't associated with ...
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No way to get flash working on chromium

I’m using the current debian testing. I have tried these packages : flashplugin-nonfree, which is currently bugged browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash which doesn’t seem to do anything at all, as ...
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How do you update Adobe Flash Player for Chromium on Linux Mint MATE 32bit?

I'm trying to update Adobe Flash Player for Chromium, but I'm stuck. Also, I DID have it, but I don't know how to work it. Can you give me advise, I'd really appreciate it. And remember, my ...
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Mathxl (MyMathLab) with Debian

Mathxl is a (expensive) platform I need to use for homework but I can't get it to work. (It's a white screen) The stated system requirements include Linux Ubuntu Firefox 46.0 to latest Which ...
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Firefox ESR update on Debian - stutter in Flash videos, laggy response of YouTube's HTML5 player

I'm using 64bit Debian Jessie. Yesterday I pulled an update of Iceweasel using apt-get update and apt-get upgrade. For my surprise now its no longer called like that and instead it has the name ...
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Updated Flash on Firefox for Linux

Using the freshplayer wrapper one can use Chrome's flash player on Firefox and Firefox based browsers. The reason being that Adobe's flash is outdated. For Ubuntu 16.04 and 15.10. And possibly ...
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Installing Flash 11.4 on Fedora 21

Is it possible to install Adobe Flash 11.4 on Fedora 21? I have been reading that Flash 11.2 is the only option. Help!
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Why internal differences in Flash Player of Ubuntu and Debian?

Test video https://twitter.com/NHL/status/740577888735526912. In Chromium Unsuccessfuly attempts I followed the guide here > https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ > 64 bit apt Ubuntu 10+. After install,...
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Problem installing Flash player standlone version in Arch Linux

Recently I tried to install Adobe Flash Player Standalone version on Archlinux using AUR packages.There was no Tarball to download and i cloned the git repo.When i ran makepkg it gives me a error. ...
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How to install latest flash player for Iceweasel/Firefox

How does one install the latest version of Adobe's Flash Player for Iceweasel/Firefox?
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Why flash plugin is not updating?

I'm running Debian Jessie. I've upgraded the system with: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade Then I try to update flash-plugin with: sudo update-flashplugin-nonfree --install But the command ...
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Problem with screencapture of flash animation in chromium-browser

I'm using chromium-browser and a vnc4 server to do some thumbnailing of flash resources. This is the version: $ chromium-browser --version Using PPAPI flash. Chromium 48.0.2564.116 Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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My flashplugin-nonfree (on Debian Stretch) is outdated... what to do? [duplicate]

I use the version of Iceweasel on Debian Stretch GNU/Linux on an x86_64 machine. Sadly, I need to use Adobe's abominable Flash technology. I know that the way you install the Flash plugin on Debian ...
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UI freezes when I open many tabs in browser

When I open many tabs on browser, UI completely freezes. In some cases I press Ctrl+Alt+F1 twenty or thirty times, after 15 minutes UI unfreeze, I switch to text terminal, kill browser and after that ...
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I can't get flash plugin to work on Centos 6.6

I keep getting error:plug in needed to view content when ever I want to watch certain videos on certain sites... this was just a matter of installing flash-plug in on my fedora 22 laptop. But when I ...
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Firefox keeps asking me if I want to deactivate flash (on websites that don't have flash content)

I am running the latest version of firefox and manjaro 64 bit, and the latest, old version of flash because there aren't other options. I have been using Linux for like 10 or more years, and the ...
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No full-screen with pepperflash in Firefox

Because the use of the default flashplugin-installer v.11.2 entails this problem, and in a more severe form, as the answer accepted there doesn't work, I have preferred, instead of digging farther in ...
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Script for changing monitor refresh rate when fullscreen on a specific website.

Premise I recently discovered this website where I can watch legal streaming of plenty of animes. They use a flash player and the CEO said that, for legal reasons, they can't use a HTML5 player. The ...
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Alternative to adobe flash on centos 7?

Am unable to play content from sites like "hbogo.com" on my centos machine, as it warns me of having outdated flash player. As adobe is not supporting linux updates anymore, can you suggest me ...
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Why can't Adobe Flash for Mac run on Linux?

As we know, Adobe no longer develops new Flash versions for Linux (except for Google Chrome, i know). It does, however, develop actively Flash for Windows and Mac. Linux can run native Windows ...
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Command line for converting .SWF to animated GIF

I'm running Kubuntu. I don't want to install any Windows applications in wine. I would like a (relatively simple) command to convert a flash animation (.SWF file) to an animated GIF. The input .SWF ...
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Adobe Flash installed in Firefox, but not in Chromium, getting install error Error - AptUrl: The channel 'utopic-partner' is not know

I've installed Adobe Flash in Firefox succesfully and all works fine, but I cannot it get running under Chrome. If I try to install .apt Adobe Flash install file from Chrome, I get error in screenshot:...
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How can I check if the adobe flash plugins is correctly installed in Mint 17.1?

I know that Linux Mint has the adobe flash plugin pre-installed, but I tried to update that and I think I made a mess, since the videos on youtube.com, and more generally, on the internet, are jerkily....
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Escape the influence of flash elements in webpage using keyboard

When watching a flash video in a browser (a youtube video in iceweasel, for example) if I interact with the flash element with a mouse, click to play or pause or something, the flash element seems to ...
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How to add adobe reader plugin in chrome linux

I have installed adobe acrobat reader in my linux machine(lite). How to acrobat reader to chrome. I tried in the chrome settings (extension->developer mode->load unpacked extension)but what file to ...
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start chromium without flash plugin

I am using chromium browser with pepperflashplugin on Debian Wheezy. I want to disable flash plugin completely for one user on my machine, but allow it for another user (thus I don't want to ...
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Play flash animation in slow motion in linux

Is there any way to play a flash animation (swf-file) in slow motion (with a defined factor) in linux? I tried gnash but didn't find any options for this.
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flash player installed but not working in firefox fedora21 x86_64

I am using fedora 21 x86_64 workstation, Firefox and flash player are updated but in sometime not working. For example, the game Pet Rescue Saga working fine but Papa Pear Saga not working, it tells ...
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Install Flash player without root privileges in Iceweasel (Firefox)

I need to install Flash player in Icewesel (Firefox), but I don't want to install it globally. I only want to use it in one of my several firefox profiles. This is similar to installing addons as a ...
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Flash plugin up to date but Firefox keeps telling me that I have the old version

According to my browser (Firefox 34.0) the installed version of the Shockwave Flash plugin appears to be 11.2.202.424. This version is considered to be insecure: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/...
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"File unavailable (eg, file not found, no access)" while installing flashplugin from FreeBDS ftp site

I tried with this tutorial: https://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/desktop-browsers.html but an error occurs in this part: /usr/ports/www/linux-f10-flashplugin11 # make install clean ... fetch: ftp://...
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Watch YouTube videos in terminal

I'm looking for a way to watch YouTube videos in terminal (not in a browser or another window, but right there, in any bash session). Is there a simple way to do this? I imagine something like this: ...
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Can't install Flash Player on Debian Jessie

I tried to install the flashplugin-nonfree on Debian Jessie (testing) today. However, when I tr running sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree, I get E: Unable to locate package flashplugin-nonfree. ...
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Flash Debugger on Slackware 64

Given a fresh install of Slackware64, how can I install the 32-bit Flash Plugin content debugger in Firefox and Chrome? Reading through this question, I've got pretty close, but I'm stuck with with ...
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Flash Player not working for certain websites in Debian 7.5

I'm trying to use a website that uses Flash Player for instant video podcasts. Flash Player usually works, but when I'm trying to visit the page I get the following message: express install is not ...
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Chromium doesn't display Flash in Debian Wheezy

Since Google phased out the NPAPI, it cannot use flashplugin-nonfree. I understand it needs to use pepperflashplugin-nonfree, but it's not available in the repos. Is it because of my /etc/apt/sources....
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Flash Player on Linux

I'm going to switch to Linux with my new computer. I've read something weird about Firefox not supporting Flash on Linux (Chrome seems to support it, but I wouldn't want to switch if possible). The ...
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How can I prevent systemd from freezing my system when Flash dies?

Since a recent update, when I quit a web page containing a Flash animation in Firefox, the plugin-container process becomes a zombie, and then the systemd-journald process (also maybe something like ...
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Unable to play protected (DRM) content on Chrome

Updated: First and foremost, please let me know if creating a new question would be 'better' than updating this question. Anyway... I am currently running Antergos and I am experiencing the same ...
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Flash plugin of debian vulnerable?

I run Debian wheezy with Iceweasel as browser and have installed the Flash plugin similar to this description. Today I read that not only Flash on Windows and Mac also Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.350 ...
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Recent Installed Pipelight for Mint 16 — Two version of Flash Issue

I recently installed Pipelight in Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon and now I have two version of Flash. I only have Firefox 28 and no other browser. I followed the instruction from the FDS-Team (http://fds-team....
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how to get the stream URL of flash radio

I am listening to a radio stream (flash content in a browser). I want to play this stream directly with mplayer or the like. Doing lsof -ni shows me these two lines (among others): plugin-co 13248 ...
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How to view adobeconnect video offline?

I want to watch some lectures created with adobeconnect. I have the lectures downloaded to my Ubuntu 12.04 machine. Each one consists of a stream that includes a video window of the professor ...
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How can I detect what is making my linux freeze?

I've been running arch linux for quite a few months and it has been the best distribution i've used. However, sometimes, it just decides to freeze. I may be using the computer, the bottom bar shows ...
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Flash player on Scientific Linux 6.5

After a: yum install -y flash-plugin and a USERNAME="USERNAMEHERE"; mkdir -p "/home/$USERNAME/.firefox/plugins"; ln -s "/usr/lib64/flash-plugin/libflashplayer.so" "/home/$USERNAME/.firefox/plugins"...
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