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Adobe "CRASH" Player
« on: April 12, 2015, 01:40:15 AM »
Whether I use Explorer or Firefox, several times a day (especially when watching Youtube) Adobe Flash Player crashes, sometime not allowing me to refresh and go back where I was.

I believe I notice it more in FireFox, but I have the latest versions of all the software and it never gets better, now I see quirkiness when changing video to full screen, it will pause the video instead of just full screening it and when I hit the play button, it resizes to a small image - not every time, but often.

Anyone else having issues. I don't use many add-ons, and the problem exist even when all add-ons are disabled as well.

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Re: Adobe "CRASH" Player
« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2015, 01:42:13 PM »
I'd try reloading Flash player.  If it occurs in both browsers, I'd suspect a glitch in Flash rather than the bowsers.  At any rate, it won't hurt to reinstall Flash, right?
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Re: Adobe "CRASH" Player
« Reply #2 on: April 12, 2015, 02:04:33 PM »
I'd try the Chrome browser. I think it has the flash built in and keeps it updated better. I never use IE anymore, but  then again I am using Linux Mint most of the time. Sometimes I use the hard drive with windows 10 beta on it, but still stay away from the IE browser.
 Hopefully removing and reinstalling may help.

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Re: Adobe "CRASH" Player
« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2015, 10:01:13 PM »


   Linux Mint user also Ken, not having any problems.
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Re: Adobe "CRASH" Player
« Reply #4 on: April 13, 2015, 01:44:24 PM »
I'm running chrome most of the time these days and it crashes there as well.  I think Adobe flash player has gotten pretty unstable lately...
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Re: Adobe "CRASH" Player
« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2015, 07:45:50 PM »
There is a multitude of flash exploits out there. Adobe's quick fix for many was to "crash" the player.

HTML5 players will make the "crash" player obsolete soon enough and good riddance.

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