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Why does flash player suck so badly?

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It keeps crashing on me constantly, I'm so sick of it. Is there anything else I can use to play flash? Flash is so fail, it hasn't worked right or reliably in years..
Idc if it's some hack method or w/e.. Anything is better than this.
It even crashes my entire system sometimes because it hangs so bad I have to hard reboot.. What garbage..
Adobe, you are fail...

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It even crashes my entire system sometimes because it hangs so bad I have to hard reboot..
Flash can't do that. You got a hardware/driver problem.
 

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Flash can't do that. You got a hardware/driver problem.
This. I'd try disabling hardware acceleration and see what happens. I've had flash f up a lot because I was using my GPU to fold and the folding was starving flash player if resources.
 
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Flash can indeed crash your system but I've only seen it happen with the help of buggy video drivers. Was an issue with 4670s up until I think 11.4
 
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Hmm, ok I'm going to try a clean install of drivers and some driver sweeper action.
Thanks fellas. ^^
I also disabled hardware acceleration but it kept crashing.

Did a clean install after running driver sweeper in safe mode. Uninstalled flash using the uninstaller and reinstalled it.
Will let ya know.. ^^

EDIT: So far so good.. Didn't crash on the video I just watched. Maybe it was just driver related, to soon to tell.
 
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