Install Flash For Chromium And Firefox On Ubuntu 16.10 And Ubuntu 16.04

Install Flash for Chromium and Firefox on Linux Ubuntu 16.10 and Ubuntu 16.04. Install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash. The pepperflashplugin-nonfree works for Chrome browser and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash works for Firefox browsers.

Install pepperflashplugin-nonfree

Ubuntu users can easily download and install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash. The plugin can be manually downloaded or can be installed via J Fernyhough PPA.

  • Manual Download Location
    http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2016/10/pepper-flash-chromium-opera-ubuntu/
  • J Fernyhough PPA
    https://launchpad.net/~jonathonf/+archive/ubuntu/pepperflashplugin-nonfree

To install the new pepperflashplugin-nofree via PPA, run the following commands in Terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jonathonf/pepperflashplugin-nonfree
sudo apt update
sudo apt install pepperflashplugin-nonfree
sudo apt install browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash

The last code will install browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash to use pepper flash for Firefox browsers.

Remove & Uninstall pepperflashplugin-nonfree

To uninstall and remove the pepperflashplugin-nonfree from Ubuntu Systems, run the commands given below:

sudo apt remove pepperflashplugin-nonfree browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash sudo apt autoremove
sudo apt update

Install Flash For Chromium And Firefox On Ubuntu 16.10 And Ubuntu 16.04 originally posted on Source Digit – Latest Technology, Gadgets & Gizmos.

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