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Dec 312009

Install 64-bit Flash plugin for 64-bit Ubuntu


1. Remove currently installed versions of Flash

sudo apt-get purge flashplugin-nonfree flashplugin-installer gnash gnash-common mozilla-plugin-gnash swfdec-mozilla

2. Visit to update the filename given under if necessary

3. Download the 64-bit Flash plugin and extract it: (for example, current version is:

wget && tar xvfz

4. Move the file in /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins for a site-wide install (or in ~/.mozilla/plugins for a single-user install):

5. Restart Firefox.


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