Flash Player 2021 Alternatives

    Flash Player 2021 is described as 'Browser extension with a one-click Flash emulator, making Flash playable in 2021 and beyond'. There are six alternatives to Flash Player 2021 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Firefox, Google Chrome and Konqueror. The best alternative is Ruffle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Flash Player 2021 are Lightspark (Free, Open Source), BlueMaxima's Flashpoint (Free), Gnash (Free, Open Source) and Swfdec (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 3, 2021

    1. Ruffle is a Flash Player emulator written in Rust. Ruffle runs natively on all modern operating systems as a standalone application, and on all modern browsers through the use of WebAssembly.
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    2. An open source Adobe Flash Player implementation, designed from the ground up to be efficient on current and (hopefully) future hardware.


    3. the webgame preservation project.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Konqueror
      • AmigaOS
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      GNU Gnash is the GNU Flash movie player — Flash is an animation file format pioneered by Macromedia which continues to be supported by their successor company, Adobe.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.8.10, released in February 2012, can be still downloaded from Git.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Swfdec (pronounced "swiff deck") is a decoder/renderer for Macromedia Flash animations.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.8.4, released in December 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.



      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Firefox
      CheerpX for Flash - Saving flash applications from extinctiona solution for organisations to extend the life of Adobe Flash applications on modern browsers post-2020based on the Adobe Flash Player for full compatibilitysupports ActionScript 2 and 3supports Flex...
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