Solved: Install Flash player on Ubuntu 14.04 Linux without any error

Fixed: Problem while installing flash player on ubuntu 14.04:

In this article I will show you that how you can install flash player on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and also discus some errors or issues those you may may face while installing flash player on Ubuntu 14.04.

when you tried to install the flash player from the terminal you may get this error:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:

flashplugin-installer : Depends: libnss3-1d but it is not going to be installed

Depends: libnspr4-0d but it is not going to be installed

Similarly when you try to install flash player from Ubuntu software center you end up with the following error:

Package dependencies cannot be resolved

this error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable…

flash and vlc installation error on Ubuntu

These errors are sometimes, because of package dependencies.

Steps for installing Flash Player on Ubuntu 14.04:

Open the software and update from search menu, goto “other software” tab and select the both

canonical partner check-boxes as shown in figure:

canonical partner

now open the terminal by using “Clt+Alt+t” key and type the following command:

sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin

adobe installation

this will start installing flash player on your PC, I hope this trick will work for you.



Waqas Azam
Me Waqas Azam and I am a professional blogger & freelance writer. I also working in the IT industry for over 7 years. I am graduated in Computer Science and information technology.