Alternatives to Adobe Flash Player for all platforms with any license

  • Gnash

    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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  • Swfdec

    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      The program is no longer updated.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.

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  • XMTV Player

    In the beginning was the need for a player. Adobe Flash Player Alternative! Google Cast feature for Android TV.

    Free Android Android Tablet Amazon Appstore SAM - SlideME Application Manager 1Mobile ... Google Cast Yandex Store Firefox Mobogenie

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  • SWF File Player

    SWF File Player can quickly open SWF files and read metadata tags from the file header, software can automatically resize program window to fit SWF content and show it....

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  • BlueMaxima's Flashpoint

    A webgame preservation project and archive. Internet history is important, and content made on platforms such as Adobe Flash make up a significant portion of that...

    Free Windows

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  • Ruffle

    ruffle is a Flash Player emulator built in the Rust programming language.

    • Support Games and Animations very Well Though with lot of Bugs LeoKidsOct 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Ruffle can emulate many Flash games. Ruffle doesn't support ActionScript 3 yet, but it's a good program to keep an eye on. Guest • Oct 2020 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Shubus Viewer

    Shubus Viewer is unique of its kind utility which allows create texts and HTML pages, view pictures, play games. Shubus Viewer represents Shubus Corporation's point...

    Free Windows

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  • SuperNova Player

    SuperNova Player allows systems to play .SWF files in a standalone player launched from any browser.

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Adobe Flash Player Comments

Comment by robyellow95
about Adobe Flash Player · Aug 2019 · Helpful Not helpful 4 Helpful Report as spam

Well, isn't this awkward and inconvenient? What alternatives are there? I also heard that there is malware out there that looks to be legit Flash Player.


Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about Adobe Flash Player · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful -6 Helpful Report as spam

You need Flash to properly browse the internet (unless your name happens to be Steve Jobs).

So yeah- there's really no alternative to this.