Install Flash 10 Prerelease on Ubuntu

This is the newest Flash plugin version till this day.

If you want to install Flash 10, just right click choose save link as and download this script on your Ubuntu desktop and run it in the terminal.

Steps :

1. Open Application - Accessories - Terminal
2. Type this in the terminal one by one

cd Desktop
chmod 777 flash10_installer
./flash10_installer



Type your password and hit enter
Type Y and hit enter to all questions

3. Finish! Restart firefox and check your flash plugin by typing about:plugins in the firefox URL address bar.

What if something wrong or I dont like Flash 10?

Easy! Just right click and choose save link as and download this script and run it!

cd Desktop
chmod 777 flash10_uninstaller
./flash10_uninstaller



What is in the flash10_installer script?

sudo apt-get remove flashplugin-nonfree
wget -O - http://download.macromedia.com/pub/labs/flashplayer10/flashplayer10_install_linux_070208.tar.gz | tar xz -C ~
mkdir ~/.mozilla/plugins/
cp ~/install_flash_player_10_linux/libflashplayer.so ~/.mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so
rm -r ~/install_flash_player_10_linux


What is in the flash10_uninstaller script?

rm ~/.mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so
sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree


If you don't want to run the script just type those in the terminal to get things going.