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This is an item within the control panel which allows for changes to various configuration settings related to Adobe Flash. Many of the same configurations can be done via right-click within an active flash object in a web browser, or by accessing a special configurations web page.
 
  
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This utility allows for changes to various configuration settings related to {{Citelink|wp|url=Adobe_Flash|txt=Adobe Flash}}. Many of the same configurations can be done via right-click within an active flash object in a web browser.
  
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To access the utility shown in Figure 8.17a, use ''[[Control Panel]]'' ➜ ''[[Adobe Flash Player preferences]]'' or type '''flash-player-properties'''.
  
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'''Figure 8.17a: Flash Player Configuration Utility'''
  
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The options available in each tab and when to use them are described at the Adobe website:
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* {{Citelink|url=http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-storage|txt='''Storage:'''}} describes private browsing support and the privacy issues associated with local storage of flash information.
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* {{Citelink|url=http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-camera-and-mic|txt='''Camera and Mic:'''}} controls how websites can use your computer’s camera and microphone.
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* {{Citelink|url=http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-playback|txt='''Playback:'''}} describes how to configure peer-assisted networking to improve bandwidth.
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* {{Citelink|url=http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-advanced|txt='''Advanced:'''}} controls how Flash Player handles browsing data, updates, trusted locations, and protected content.
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Revision as of 16:51, 7 September 2012

(Sorry for the inconvenience)

This utility allows for changes to various configuration settings related to Adobe Flash[1]. Many of the same configurations can be done via right-click within an active flash object in a web browser.

To access the utility shown in Figure 8.17a, use Control PanelAdobe Flash Player preferences or type flash-player-properties.

Figure 8.17a: Flash Player Configuration Utility

Flash-storage.png

The options available in each tab and when to use them are described at the Adobe website:

  • Storage:[2] describes private browsing support and the privacy issues associated with local storage of flash information.
  • Camera and Mic:[3] controls how websites can use your computer’s camera and microphone.
  • Playback:[4] describes how to configure peer-assisted networking to improve bandwidth.
  • Advanced:[5] controls how Flash Player handles browsing data, updates, trusted locations, and protected content.

References


  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Flash
  2. http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-storage
  3. http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-camera-and-mic
  4. http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-playback
  5. http://adobe.com/go/flash-player-settings-advanced