How To Install Chromium And Enable Pepper Flash Plugin On Ubuntu 14.04, Linux Mint 17, Pinguy OS 14.04 And Elementary OS 0.3

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Chromium, Google’s open-source browser will drop the support for the Netscape Plugin API and so, Adobe Flash will not be working anymore. Instead, the users can replace Adobe Flash with Pepper Flash Player, which is already used on Google Chrome.

how to install Chromium and enable Pepper Flash Player on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Elementary OS 0.3 Isis and Pinguy OS 14.04.

In this article I will show you how to install Chromium and enable Pepper Flash Player on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Elementary OS 0.3 Isis and Pinguy OS 14.04.

Because both the Chromium and the Pepper Flash Plugin installer are available via the default repositories, installing both of them is easy. Follow the instructions exactly, in order to successfully install Chromium and enable the Pepper Flash Plugin:

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install chromium-browser
$ sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree
$ sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install

Optional, to remove both chromium-browser and pepperflashplugin-nonfree, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove chromium-browser pepperflashplugin-nonfree

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One comment on “How To Install Chromium And Enable Pepper Flash Plugin On Ubuntu 14.04, Linux Mint 17, Pinguy OS 14.04 And Elementary OS 0.3
  1. Hornstra says:

    Pepper Flash plugin solved also my flash video issues in Opera (eg. r40)

    sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree

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