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How to install adobe flash player on ubuntu 13.04

Install adobe flash player ubuntu 13.04
Adobe flash player installation on ubuntu 13.04 is very easy . Either you can use software centre or just by typing simple commands. In this article we can see about installing adobe flash player in command mode.

Install adobe flash player on ubuntu 13.04

Press ALT + CTR + T to open terminal and type the below commands .
Step 1 » Issue the below command to add and enable canonical repository.
krizna@ubuntu13:~$ sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner"
Step 2 » Type the below command to update repository and install adobe flash player .
krizna@ubuntu13:~$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer
Step 3 » After installation . Open firefox browser and goto http://www.adobe.com/software/flash/about/ to test your installation.
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All in one command ( Alternative)

The below command will install all the multimedia plugins and libraries that needed to play mp3 and video which includes adobe flash player too.
krizna@ubuntu13:~$ sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras

Manual installation

» Goto http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/
» Choose your OS architect EG: Linux 32-bit on Step 1
» Choose Flash Player 11.2 (tar.gz) on Step 2 and download the file
» Extract the downloaded file .
» Launch Terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T).
» goto to extracted folder and copy/move the libflashplayer.so to /usr/lib/firefox-addons/plugins
krizna@ubuntu13:~$ sudo mv libflashplayer.so /usr/lib/firefox-addons/plugins
that’s it .. good luck

  • Eduardo

    I searched elsewhere how I could do this, but none worked out… and this worked!
    Thank you very much!! Best regards and sucess to you!

  • Eduardo

    I searched elsewhere how I could do this, but none worked out… and this worked!
    Thank you very much!! Best regards and sucess to you!

  • robert

    it works.. thanks

  • robert

    it works.. thanks