Installing flash player on ubuntu 12.04 :Adobe flash player is the only application that allow you to browse multimedia content like animations , flash games , videos , advertisements , rich media content etc.. Adobe flash player is designed to support all the operating systems like windows , MAC , linux , solaris , android , mobile OS ad more..
Here we can see how to install adobe flash player on Ubuntu 12.04 .
Command mode installation:
Step 1 » Before starting the installation we need to update the repository
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get update
Step 2 » After updating the repository. you can install Adobe flash player in a single command
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer
This will install adobe flash player along with dependencies .
All in one command . ( Alternative )
Alternatively the following command will install all the multimedia plugins and libraries that needed to play mp3 and video formats . This command will install adobe flash player too.
krizna@leela:~$ sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras
GUI mode installation:
Step 1 » Goto ” Ubuntu software center “ . type ” Adobe flash plugin ” in the search box ( Top right ) . You can see the Adobe flash plugin in the list .
Step 2 » Just press ” install ” and wait for the installation to complete .
After installation you can view multimedia content in your browser .
Just goto ” http://www.adobe.com/software/flash/about/ ” in your browser and you can see the flash player version details .