Flash Player 13 Update crashes on Mac

admin  ∼  April 15, 2014  ∼  Flash Player 13 update Mac Safari and Firefox video crashes


If you have an Apple Mac, don't update your Flash Player to v13 as it has a yet unresolved bug which causes Flash videos to crash in Firefox and Safari.

See http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1446396?start=40&tstart=0

What Adobe say

If you've already got this problem then Adobe recommend you uninstall Flash Player and reinstall the old version, as follows:

We are aware that Macs created between 2006 and 2007 are currently running into problems using the latest release of Flash Player (version 13). We apologize for the inconvenience that this is causing. We are actively investigating the cause and hope to have a full solution to you shortly. In the meantime, please follow this two step procedure which will revert you back to version 12.

1. Download and run our uninstaller:http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/support/unins tall_flash_player_osx.dmg

2. Download and run the version 12 installer from:http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/licensing/mac /install_flash_player_12_osx.dmg