Enter your email address below, and we will deliver our Linux posts straight to your email box, for free. If I'm not mistaken, I was told by my father that some programs make it where you can't install unless you are Root or the administrator. Thanks, one more thing, is the google chrome website that you mentioned supported by Linux Mint 9, or is it to outdated for Google Chrome as well? It also allows streaming of audio and video and can capture mouse, keyboard, microphone and camera input. After coping as root the libflashplayer. If there is no error, Adobe Flash Plugin should be installed on your Linux Mint 18 by then. Same problem trying out the two Free Software alternatives for Adobe Flash Player: Gnash and Lightspark.
Support Xmodulo Did you find this tutorial helpful? Where the hell is the plugin directory for Firefox? I think that this proves that I need an up-grade and nothing more. A few games have issues with the linux drivers for my nvidia chipsets. I think this may be to do with the privileges that the applications I wanted to use required — teaching and learning resources for online classes and tutorials using Adobe Connect, for the most part. What did you end up doing? I really want to know. Surprisingly the problem is fixed.
Requests for technical assistance with installation should go through this site. I'm going to try this now. I don't know how to use any of the other file types like targ or rpm. So, if you want to install Adobe Flash Player Plugin, then first, 1. I do understand that Larry Ellison has no interest whatsoever in people who run freeware and who will therefore never add anything to his bloated empire.
Adobe Flash Player can be installed as a plugin for various web browsers and Android smartphones. Users should only install Players that have been downloaded from trusted sources, such as. I am reading what you said to do to install Adobe Flash Player but can't get it to work. He likes to procrastinate when he is supposed to be busy and productive. I figure that you may very well be right about the more powerful computer. To all above, keep in mind that Adobe dropped support for the Linux version of their Flash Player in April 2014.
I don't think you should have to do that on Mint so you should just have to ensure that you install updates regularly. I am trying to update the flash player and it gives me the option for ubuntu 10 and up and that doesn't work. If you do not have Flash installed, you will probably see a message telling you so when you visit a website that needs it. Just run the commands below to have them installed. It might be a good idea to do an online search for minimum hardware requirements for Mint 17 if your hardware is a little dated. November 2011 Adobe recommends that all users upgrade to the latest version of Adobe Flash Player for the most recent features, bug fixes, and security fixes. Download Flash Player for any Linux distributions Ubuntu apt, yum, tar or rpm! Adobe Flash Player freezes constantly on my Ubuntu installation, sometimes crashing Firefox.
However, Adobe releases a version of the Flash plug-in for Fedora and other mainstream Linux distributions using Firefox, Chromium, and. When he is otherwise free, he likes to watch movies and shop for the coolest gadgets. My Latest Project : - a charitable trust, working on environment and health issues in my village Dist. Same result using Synaptic an repositories. To do that, open the command line terminal and run the commands below.
Step 1: Add Canonical Partners Repository Adobe Flash player is available on Canonical Partners Repository which is not enabled by default. I also don't want to use Google Chrome or Chromium because I feel like it is starting to become a bit much. Yes, at the time I thought that installing from the tar. Is there any reason you are doing it this way instead of using the flashplugin-installer package? The solution: download and install Flash directly from Adobe Adobe Flash Player 11. For more information on system requirements, fixed issues, and known issues, see the release notes at. You must enable this repository before attempting to install flash plugin.
This frequently makes it impossible to replace components by newer and more powerful components. In order to check whether it is functional, visit this Adobe webpage. Click on the screenshot to enlarge it, press to return here It would be interesting to learn what you see instead. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Info: Processes: 157 Uptime: 1 day Memory: 578.
. Problem is I don't understand the instructions. Firefox just uses the libflashplayer. Is this the latest version? To confirm which version of Flash Player you have currently installed, see. Karl, with regard to whether my computer is powerful enough: I tried not doing too many things at once. The Flash Player Public Bug and Issue Management System is located at:.
Hi: I'm trying to work with this tar. The latest version of Flash Player for Linux is version 11. Though you may have other network applications forcing you to install it. I've tried to cp the libflash. However, if you do get errors and such, then mint 9 is too dated for the google chrome browser.