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Default Chrome Flash Problems

If you are having problems with Chrome opening flash for Farm Town try the following to see which one fits your problem. These instructions are from Google Chrome Help:

Adobe Flash isn't working

If Adobe Flash isn't working or you see the following error messages, try the troubleshooting steps below.
  • Adobe Flash has been blocked because it is out of date
  • Couldn’t load plugin
  • The following plugins were blocked on this page
  • If Flash Player doesn't open in 10 seconds please update your Flash.
If you're using a mobile device, Flash won't work on Chrome.



Step 1: Turn on Adobe Flash Player

For older versions of Chrome follow these instructions:

1. Top right of your browser at the end of the address bar is 3 dots. Hover your mouse over it and it will say "Customise and control Google Chrome"



2. Click on the 3 dots and scroll down the list that appears and click on "Settings"
3. In the page that loads, scroll down to "+ Show advanced settings" and click on it.
4. Scroll down to the "Privacy" heading and click on "Content Settings".
5. A box will open called "Content Settings".
6. Scroll down to the section called "Flash". You need to put a check mark in the box that says "Allow sites to run Flash" .


For Chrome Versions 59.0.3071.86 and above, follow these instructions:

There are 2 sets of instructions, try this first, if you can't get this to work scroll down to "Alternative Instructions"

1. Look for an icon in the far left of your browser address bar . Click on that icon.

2. A window will open. Scroll down to "Flash" and look to the right of it. It should say "Allow". If it says anything other than "Allow" click on it and it will bring up flash player settings.

You need to change the setting to either "Use global defualt (Allow)" OR "Always allow on this site".




3. Your game should now load.


"Alternative Instructions"

1. Top right of your browser at the end of the address bar is 3 dots. Hover your mouse over it and it will say "Customise and control Google Chrome"



2. Click on the 3 dots and scroll down the list that appears and click on "Settings"

3. In the search box at the top type in "flash".
4. Scroll down to "content settings" and click on the arrow at the right.
5. Scroll down to "Flash" and click on the arrow to the right.
6. At the top of the next window make sure the switch icon to the right of "Ask First (default setting)" is all the way to the right and is blue. If it is off it will be grey.
7. Also do this: Scroll down to "Allow" and click on "Add" to the right of that. Add the following website address: https://apps.facebook.com:443


Step 2: Update Adobe Flash Player
  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. In the address bar at the top, enter chrome://components and press Enter.
  3. Under "Adobe Flash Player," click Check for update.
  4. Go back to the page with the Flash content. If it doesn't load automatically, at the top left, click Reload.


Step 3: Make sure Chrome is up-to-date

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. At the top right, click More .
  3. Click Update Google Chrome. If you don't see this button, you're on the latest version.
  4. Click Relaunch.
Having problems updating Chrome? Learn how to fix Chrome update problems.

Step 4: Install Flash Player from Adobe's website

  1. On your computer, open Chrome.
  2. Go to http://www.adobe.com/go/chrome.
  3. Under "Step 1," select your computer's operating system.
  4. Under "Step 2," choose the option that lists "PPAPI."
  5. Click Download now, and follow the steps to install Adobe Flash Player.

Last edited by Tiger Laybourne; Nov 04 2017 at 09:42 AM.
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