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Pepper Flash Player is a non-free (proprietary) software. It's also closed source, owned by the Google corporation, and not supported by Debian. Have you considered using a free and open source alternative, which is community-owned and supported by Debian, such as Gnash , Lightspark , Shumway , or SwfDec ? Read more about free and open source alternatives here.

Installing Pepper Flash Player

Debian 7 "Wheezy"

32 bits / i386

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64 bits / amd64

  1. If not already done you must add backports to your sources.list. To do so follow those instructions. Make sure that "contrib" section is included.

  2. Using Terminal as Root run the following command to install Pepper Flash Player from Wheezy Backports
    aptitude -t wheezy-backports install pepperflashplugin-nonfree
  3. Still using Terminal run the following command to update Pepper Flash Player
    update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install
  4. Close all your browser windows. Then open your browser. Flash should work.
  5. This step is optional. Still using Terminal run the following command to know what version of Pepper Flash Player you have installed.
    update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --status

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