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Old 07-09-2009, 07:24 PM   #1
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Cannot FInd Installed Flash Player


I downloaded and installed an Adobe Flash Player and I cannot locate the setup program for the installed file. And it does NOT automatically run if requested by a web page. I think I need to OK the license agreement. But I can't find it. Any ideas?

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Fedora Release 11 (Leonidas) Kernel Linux 2.6.29.5-191.fc11x86_64
GNOME 2.26.2
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv:1.9.1) Gecko/20090630 Fedora/3.5-1.fc11 Firefox/3.5
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Old 07-09-2009, 07:47 PM   #2
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Is there a package for mozilla plugins? A package such as flashplayer-mozilla or flashplugin-nonfree? This might be needed to get flash working in Firefox (or Epiphany or whatever browser you're using). If you find such a plugin package, install it and see if you can view flash on the Internet.

To see if you have a flash plugin is installed, check under the Tools menu item, under Add-ons, and then Plug-ins, to see (I'm assuming you're using Firefox).
 
Old 07-10-2009, 08:24 AM   #3
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I have a similar problem. I have just loaded Firefox 3.5 into SUSE 11.1, downloaded the latest Flash via Firebox’s add-ons and although it works in stand alone viewers it doesn’t work in Firefox . It does not appear in the list of add-ons so I am wondering if there is a link between Flash and Firefox missing. I haven’t this problem on my Acer but the only other guy in my office who uses SUSE does. I have noticed in the past that SUSE puts files in odd places I wonder if this is yet another case. Any assistance will be welcome.
 
Old 07-10-2009, 09:13 AM   #4
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Look in /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins or /usr/lib/firefox/plugins At least one of these needs to have "libflashplayer.so" or a link to it. Use find to see where libflashplayer.so is and set a link as required.
 
Old 07-10-2009, 04:53 PM   #5
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.


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