Windows 10: How to choose the plugin i wish to play in Chrome? Solved

  1.    29 Aug 2016 #1

    How to choose the plugin i wish to play in Chrome?

    previously, i was able choose the flash i wish to play with right-click to run the plugin content but now it auto-play with audio working good but no video playing in Football News and Scores - ESPN FC & there's no selection to choose after right-click.

    chrome v52.0.2743.116 m (64-bit)

    chrome://settings > privacy > content settings > plugins > let me choose when to run plugin content

    literally, i need to select "detect and run important plugin content (recommended)" so that the video is playing properly.

    any suggestion? thanks.
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  2. Posts : 3,210
    10.5 Home 1803 x64
       29 Aug 2016 #2

    Chrome ditched the flash, so better get used to using HTML5.

    Google wants to effectively kill Flash, Chrome will default to HTML5 by Q4 2016
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  3.    30 Aug 2016 #3

    @TairikuOkami i tried to disable adobe flash player thru chrome://plugins & let me choose when to run plugin content, the video is working but whenever i visit the website, the video will auto-play itself & eat my bandwidth.

    apparently, the issue is within ESPN or chrome? literally, i tried EDGE also acted the same scenario.
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  4. Posts : 3,210
    10.5 Home 1803 x64
       30 Aug 2016 #4

    khanmein said: View Post
    but whenever i visit the website, the video will auto-play itself & eat my bandwidth.
    This is one the reasons, why I hate HTML5, it can not be really disabled, it is much heavier than flash, it is a security risk. I use 2 extensions, HTML5 disabler works 95% of time and flash for youtube is super, pity it can not be done for all pages.

    Disable HTML5 Autoplay - Chrome Web Store

    Disable Youtubeâ„¢ HTML5 Player - Chrome Web Store
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  5.    30 Aug 2016 #5

    @TairikuOkami thanks & greatly appreciated. how come i never think of extension?
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