Help with Adobe Flash

Both the OhioLINK Music Center and Digital Resource Commons use Adobe Flash for rendering content to users. Adobe Flash is no longer supported by most web browsers and will be discontinued by the end of 2020.

What will happen to DRC content that requires Flash after December 2020?

What will happen to Music Center content after December 2020?

Flash End of Life

The final version of Adobe Flash was released on December 8, 2020. With this release, Adobe announced that Flash will be disabled automatically on January 12, 2021.

Until January 12, 2021 when a user tries to view Flash content, a pop up box will display telling them to un-install Flash.

Browser Support for Flash is Ending

In January 2021, browser updates will also completely remove Flash:

  • Firefox version 84 on January 26 
  • Chrome and MS Edge haven’t announced a date, but they have stated that they will block Flash in January 20201