Adobe Flash support for BlackBerry smartphones and BlackBerry PlayBook tablets

Article ID: KB13156

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 03-26-2013


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 10
  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
  • Tablets
  • BlackBerry smartphones
  • BlackBerry PlayBook tablet

The Adobe Flash player is supported on the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and BlackBerry 10 smartphones.

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By default, Adobe Flash  is disabled on the BlackBerry 10 smartphone. 

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.


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