How to install Flash Plugins on CentOS 7

November 5, 2014 | By | Reply More

This quick tutorial is going to show you how to install Adobe Flash Plugin CentOS 7. Flash Plugin is required to play multimedia contents on a web browser. Installing Flash Plugin on CentOS 7 is pretty much easy. With few commands on Terminal we can get this Flash Plugin installed on CentOS 7.

Steps to install Flash Plugins on CentOS 7

A. Add the repository

For 32 bit system do the following

rpm -ivh http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-i386-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
rpm –import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux

For 64 bit system use this one

rpm -ivh http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
rpm –import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux

B. Update the system

Use this command to update the local repository

su
yum check-update

C. Install Adobe Flash Plugin

su
yum -y install flash-plugin nspluginwrapper alsa-plugins-pulseaudio libcurl

Now check if Adobe Flash Plugin correctly installed on CentOS 7. Open Firefox and type: about:plugins. You should see Shockwave flash listed there.

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