Chrome flash not working? (Easy Steps to fix it)

Chrome flash not to working? it could be that your website is blocked from getting access to flash or some other errors. With the steps below you can resolve the problem.

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Major Causes Of Chrome flash errors

  • It could be that the flash is blocked
  • when flash is outdated or the flash plug-in is corrupt

Steps to take when Chrome flash Stops working

Follow the medium shown below to solve the error that is making Chrome flash not to work.

  • Clear the Cache in your browser
  • Enable flash if disabled
  • Check your website details
  • Update flash player and Chrome
  • Download and install flash from Adobe website
  • Update graphics card driver

Clear your browser cache

  • Move to Chrome settings
  • Select “Advanced” option
  • Click on “clear browsing data” tab
  • Tap on “basic” button
  • Select “All time” for time range
  • Tick on the blank box.  Next to “cached images and files”
  • Scroll down and Pres on “clear data” tab
  • Restart your browser and see if the problem is solved

Check if  the Chrome flash is turned on

  • Open your Chrome browser
  • Enter chrome://settings/content/flash in the search box
  • Click on “Enter” Key
  • See if “allow sites to run flash” is enabled, otherwise enable it.
  • Turn off“Ask first” option
  • Reload the website
  • If the problem persist, return and enable “Ask first” option

Check your website Details

  • Open the particular site that flash is not working in Chrome
  • Navigate and tap on “website information” tab
  • Select “flash” option
  • Choose “always allow on this site” widget
  • Load the web page again, to see if the problem is solved

Remove Website From block List

  • Locate your Chrome browser
  • Type in chrome://settings/content/flash in the search bar
  • Go to “block list” and see if the website is in the list. If added, click on “remove” button
  • Go back and reload the web page

Update Chrome and Flash player

  • Proceed to Chrome URL box and type in “chrome://components
  • Click the “Enter” Key
  • From the list of components shown, Locate “Adobe flash player”
  • Tap on “Check for updates” link and see if there is available update, if yes, go ahead and update
  • Try to reload the page,  if chrome flash is still not working
  • Progress to Chrome menu
  • Tap on “update Google Chrome” tab, if it appears on the list
  • Select “Relaunch” widget
  • Reload the particular page you are trying to access

Install flash from Adobe website

  • Search for
  • Go to step 1 and choose your computer “operating system”
  • Select the version in step 2
  • Move down to the right corner of the page and select “download now” link

Close plug-in if crashed

  • Go to Chrome menu
  • Click on “more tools” tab
  • Choose the “task manager” widget
  • Tap on “plug-in: shock-wave flash” button
  • Pres “End process” tab
  • Live task manager window page
  • Go back and reload the page


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