Play flash made games, advertisement and streaming videos on social media like Facebook, DailyMotion or YouTube in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Opera web browsers through activeX plug-in of Adobe Flash player. There are two types of plugins used for internet browsers including PPAPI and NPAPI. PPAPI stands for Pepper Plugin API which is used for Opera and Google’s Chromium. Chromium is basically an open source web browser that was started by Google under Google code with a new project name. Mozilla is refusing to use PEPPER plugin at this time so the team decided to continue using Netscape Plugin.
The second plugin used by Mozilla Firefox and Netscape is known as NPAPI. NPAPI stands for Netscape Plugin Application Programming Interface. However, Adobe has released separate versions for ActiveX, NPAPI and PPAPI browsers. Basically, flash player will allows the internet browser to load any multimedia file (audio / video) without using multimedia player. Flash player will automatically install various codecs inside Windows folder that will done its job with extracting activeX and DLL files.
Key Advantages of Flash Player:
Google Chrome doesn’t need any flash player or its codecs to play something on Facebook or YouTube because it has internal codecs. Moreover, the other browsers such as Internet Explorer, Opera, Mozilla Firefox and Chromium will required ActiveX files to play streaming media.
- It will take less bandwidth and give awesome output results
- JPEG, PNG, BMP and GIF image support
- FLV, MP4, 3GP, MKV and WEBm video file support
- MP3, WAV, ACC and OGG audio file support
- Faster rendering results with 3D animation support
- Control volume, screen width and navigation of video
- Over 1.3 billion devices using it from across the world
- Multi threading video encoding and decoding
Technical File Details:
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|February 15, 2019|
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install_flash_player_ax.exe / install_flash_player_ppapi.exe / install_flash_player.exe