missing flash plugin

Adobe offering of Flash player is very often required online  to view rich internet multimedia contents on websites. But this easily available plugin becomes a nightmare to install if you don’t have the administrative privilege on your system, like if you are allowed to use Guest account or you are in college or university computer that won’t allow you to install software.

This post is gonna discuss how you can simply install flash plugin on your system without administrative privilege. The method mentioned is checked for the latest version of Firefox, Firefox 3.6 and would work for earlier versions also. This method also works on portable versions of Firefox.

Step 1

Download these two files NPSWF32.dll and flashplayer.xpt from http://bit.ly/fV97QE it’s a zip so unzip it first use any unzip software like winzip or 7zip etc or an online service like wobzip.org/

Step 2

Open folder C:Documents and SettingsnetApplication Data or by simply typing in the Run dialog box %appdata% Here look for folder Mozilla/Plugins if you can’t find one create one named Plugins . And transfer both the files in this folders.

Step 3

Now all you have to do is to restart Firefox and start enjoying rich multimedia content online with flash

2 thoughts on “Install Flash Player in Mozilla Firefox Without Administrative Rights

  • December 4, 2010 at 1:21 pm

    to err is human and to forgive divine
    thanks for the comments i will correct the spelling.

  • December 2, 2010 at 9:04 pm

    Hi Pranshu,

    Spelling mistake.

    In the title of the blog you have written “privilage” instead of “privilege”….

    Other than that the content and the idea are really cool….

    Thx, it really help..


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