(Last Updated On: November 15, 2018)

In this article, we will cover the steps of installing the latest Adobe Flash Player on Fedora 29 / Fedora 28 Workstation. Adobe Flash Player is a Lightweight plug-in for browsers used for streaming video, audio and other multimedia content on Adobe Flash sites and platforms.

Adobe Flash Player can be installed as a plugin for various web browsers and Android smartphones. For users of Google Chrome web browser, there is no need to install Adobe Flash Player since it comes with its own version called NPAPI pre-installed.

Follow steps below to get Adobe Flash Player on Fedora 29 / Fedora 28.

Step 1: Update your system

It is always recommended to update your package index before installing a new software.

sudo dnf makecache

You can also upgrade installed packages – Optional

sudo dnf -y upgrade

Step 2: Add Adobe YUM Repository to Fedora 29 / Fedora 28

The next step is to add Adobe YUM Repository to Fedora 29 / Fedora 28.

Import Repository Key:

sudo rpm --import /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux

Then add the repository:

sudo dnf install -y http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/adobe-release/adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch.rpm

Sample output:

Dependencies resolved.
 Package                                                                      Arch                                                           Version                                                          Repository                                                            Size
 adobe-release-x86_64                                                         noarch                                                         1.0-1                                                            @commandline                                                         4.2 k

Transaction Summary
Install  1 Package

Total size: 4.2 k
Installed size: 1.9 k
Downloading Packages:
Running transaction check
Transaction check succeeded.
Running transaction test
Transaction test succeeded.
Running transaction
  Preparing        :                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 1/1 
Installed: adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch
  Installing       : adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1/1 
  Running scriptlet: adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1/1 
Installed: adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch
  Verifying        : adobe-release-x86_64-1.0-1.noarch                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1/1 



Step 3: Install Adobe Flash Player on Fedora 29 / Fedora 28

The final step is to install Adobe Flash Player on Fedora 29 / Fedora 28 by running the commands:

sudo dnf install -y libcurl flash-plugin alsa-plugins-pulseaudio

The Desktop Launcher for Adobe Flash Player should be available on your Desktop.

To verify that your Browser is using Adobe Flash Player, Open “Firefox” and type:


You should see a page similar to below

Thanks for installing Adobe Flash Player on Fedora 29 & Fedora 28 with our guide.

Also available is:

How to Install Latest Adobe Flash Player On Ubuntu 18.04 Linux