Adobe Flash support for BlackBerry smartphones and BlackBerry PlayBook tablets

Article ID: KB13156

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-17-2014


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 10 OS
  • BlackBerry Classic
  • BlackBerry Passport
  • BlackBerry Q5
  • BlackBerry Q10
  • BlackBerry Z3
  • BlackBerry Z10
  • BlackBerry Z30
  • Porsche Design P'9982 smartphone from BlackBerry
  • Porsche Design P'9983 smartphone from BlackBerry
  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablets
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  • BlackBerry smartphones
  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

BlackBerry PlayBook tablets and BlackBerry 10 smartphones support Adobe Flash content.

BlackBerry OS smartphones running BlackBerry OS 7.1 and earlier have not supported Adobe Flash content.

Note: In BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.2.1 and 10.3.0, Adobe Flash is disabled by default on BlackBerry 10 smartphones.

To enable Adobe Flash follow these steps:

  1. Click on Browser.
  2. Click on the Menu button (bottom-right).
  3. Click Settings.
  4. Select Display and Actions.
  5. Toggle Adobe Flash to On.

Note: As of BlackBerry 10 OS version 10.3.1, support for Adobe Flash content has changed. Refer to KB36434 for further information on this change.


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