Wednesday, July 27, 2011

How To Install 64-bit Flash Player 11 In Ubuntu 11.04 “Natty Narhwal”

A while back, Adobe has finally delivered on its promise and released a native 64-bit Flash Player for Linux. if you are on Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit and want to update to Flash Player 11, here is what you have to do.
To install Flash Player 11 on Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit, we will use SevenMachines’ PPA. The PPA has been already updated with the latest release from Adobe.

So, open the Terminal and execute the command below to add the PPA.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sevenmachines/flash
Now update the software list.
sudo apt-get update
Finally install Flash 11 with the command given below.
> sudo apt-get install flashplugin64-installer

Here is a screen shot of a Flash video being played on Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit with Flash Player 11.

No comments:

Post a Comment