How to add flash

Asked by Daniel L. Mapp

Binary package hint: firefox

Can someone please tell me to add flash to my computer. My Ubuntu 9.0 Firefox won't allow flash to download.Can someone aid me with this error?

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-21.32-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-21-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Aug 20 16:48:50 2010
 firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-gnome-support 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-branding 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 abroswer N/A
 abrowser-branding N/A
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release i386 (20100429)
SourcePackage: firefox

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Daniel L. Mapp (daniellmapp) said :
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Marcel Stimberg (marcelstimberg) said :

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see

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Marcel Stimberg (marcelstimberg) said :

Marcel Stimberg suggests this article as an answer to your question:
FAQ #60: “Installing adobe flash player”.

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drew212 (mstngdrew212) said :

Probably the easiest way is to type: "sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer" in the console.

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