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Ray
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MAC video question

Post by Ray » Tue Jul 10, 2012 3:26 am

I have a G5 PPC with OS 10.5.8. Flash is no longer supported for this OS and I cannot watch most videos-even youtube stuff. Any ideas/alternatives, other than buying a newer computer?

I have always been able to live with older computers/electronics up until now.

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Re: MAC video question

Post by wishIwasFast » Wed Jul 11, 2012 9:14 pm

Go to the apple store and buy a refurbished imac. :)
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Re: MAC video question

Post by apickle » Wed Jul 11, 2012 9:33 pm

Does an older version of Flash work? Apple tends to enforce obsolescence of older architectures pretty strictly, and PPC Macs are pretty old nowadays. From a quick googling, it looks like a lot of people have been able to install v9 of the Flash player and have it work.
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Re: MAC video question

Post by Jamal » Sat Jul 14, 2012 7:52 pm

Get a third-party version of flash, I know you can do this in linux.

Or perhaps a workaround: http://lowendmac.com/ed/royal/12sr/flas ... werpc.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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