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Why am I being asked to install Flash when using Signagelive?
Why am I being asked to install Flash when using Signagelive?
Ian Maison avatar
Written by Ian Maison
Updated over a week ago

Whilst using Signagelive using the Chrome Browser, you may be asked to install the Flash plugin due to recent security changes implemented by Google.

If you come across this, please follow these steps to resolve the issue:

  1. Open new tab

  2. Go to chrome://settings/content/flash

  3. In the Allow section, add

  4. Navigate back to the main Privacy and Security menu items

  5. Pick the bottom item

  6. Clear Browsing Data

If unsuccessful see below steps…

  1. Check your Chrome Browser version - chrome://system

  2. If you are not using the latest version of Chrome, update using these instructions from Google:

  3. Once updated, reload Signagelive

If this does not fix issue please see below…

  1. Open chrome://flags

  2. Ctrl + F - Search for Run all Flash content when Flash setting is set to “allow”

  3. Set this to be Enabled

If this fails, try this…

  1. In chrome://flags

  2. Search for Prefer HTML over Flash

  3. Set this to be Disabled

How can I find out more?

You can always search for answers with the Signagelive Help Centre, but rest assured we have a dedicated Support Team that is ready to assist you with any questions you may have. We are always here to help as best we can, so just contact us for any help you require.

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