Every popular browser has a Flash plugin built-in by default. With it, users can watch video content without downloading files, listen to music online, and even play games. Below we will tell you how to disable Flash in popular browsers. Find the right instruction and follow the simple steps.
Unfortunately, Abobe Flash can transmit user information, which compromises Internet security. By disabling this plugin, you can maintain the confidentiality of your data. Another plus of disabling the extension from Abobe is a slightly faster browser.
How to disable Flash in Chrome
To deactivate this option in your browser, you need to take just a few simple steps. How to disable Flash in Chrome? Follow the instructions:
Launch a browser.
Enter the inscription without spaces “chrome://settings/content” in the search box.
Confirm your entry by pressing “Enter”.
Find the line with the name of the plugin and click on it.
Set the toggle switch to activate Flash to the off position.
How to disable Flash Player in Mozilla Firefox
The extension will stop working on your browser immediately after it is deactivated in the settings. Follow the instructions below to figure out how to disable Flash Player in Mozilla.
Open the settings.
Next, follow the “Add-ons” - “Plugins”
Near the Shockwave Flash plugin, click on three dots.
Select “Never Turn On” to disable Flash in Firefox.
Setup completed. Now you know how to disable Flash in Mozilla.
How to disable Flash in Opera
Deactivation of this option in Opera occurs on a similar principle with the browsers above. How to disable Flash in Opera? Follow the instructions:
Launch a browser and open its menu.
Go to "Settings" and in the search engine of this section write "Flash".
The browser will open and highlight the section you need - “Site Settings”. Go to it.