ClickToFlash for Mac

ClickToFlash for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 19 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
1.6b6
File Size:
623.44KB
Date Added:
December 12, 2009
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Mac OS X 10.4 Intel/PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel/PPC
Total Downloads:
9,674
Downloads Last Week:
12
Product ranking:
Additional Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.6
  • Safari 3 or higher
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    All User Reviews
    • All Versions:

      4.5

      out of 19 votes

      • 5 star: 16
      • 4 star: 0
      • 3 star: 1
      • 2 star: 1
      • 1 star: 1
    • Current Version:

      5.0

      out of 4 votes

      • 5 star: 4
      • 4 star: 0
      • 3 star: 0
      • 2 star: 0
      • 1 star: 0
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    • 5 stars

      "Great program"

      October 11, 2011   |   By jmumaugh

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      Flash is held at bay unless I choose to turn it on. Teriffic!

      Cons

      There are no cons.

      Summary

      This may your best add-on for Safari!

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    • 5 stars

      "PERFECT program for controlling Flash!!!"

      January 28, 2011   |   By vcluck

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      Allows you to control what flash content you want to see or load!
      Easy to use
      Perfect in every way so far

      Cons

      there is no cons i have found so far!

      Summary

      Flash sucks, but this makes it much easier to deal with!

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    • 5 stars

      "this little add-on is absolutely brilliant. top marks"

      December 22, 2010   |   By r2wtrials

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      I am running osx 10.6.5 and safari 5.03 and it does exactly what it says on the tin. No flash adds or videos have got past it and viewing them is painless if i want to. One click on a youtube or vimeo video and it plays spot on.

      Cons

      No cons really, it took two safari restarts to kick in for some reason but other than that perfect so far.

      Summary

      Easy to load and configure, very good in operation and allows you to view anything you want in one click. Ideal.

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    • 5 stars

      "Best WebKit plugin ever!"

      September 09, 2010   |   By CyberSkull

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      Blocks Flash! :D

      Cons

      None, really.

      Summary

      ClickToFlash makes surfing in any WebKit based browser (Safari, Chrome, Vienna, Shiira, RealPlayer, etc.) a far more pleasant experience. Flash only loads when I bid it to, speeding up my surfing and blocking those annoying auto-playing video ads. Since I have installed it I have had fewer browser crashes (usually only when I have had to enable a flash movie) and my system performance is much better.

      I just can't recommend this enough!

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    • 5 stars

      "Safari now super fast!"

      July 02, 2010   |   By deopsy

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      Safari's performance improved dramatically after installing ClickToFlash. Web pages now load like lightning strikes! Simple, elegant and very effective.

      Cons

      None. This really is a perfectly rendered piece of software.

      Summary

      Simple, elegant and very effective. With Steve Jobs' very public opinion on Flash (he makes a compelling argument), perhaps Click2Flash should be incorporated into a future version of Safari.

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    • 5 stars

      "A Flash free experience"

      April 21, 2010   |   By sensualeye

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b9

      Pros

      ClickToFlash 1.6b9 enhances my web experience by blocking Flash apps which happen to mostly annoying ads. If I want to access a Flash function I just click the icon and activate it. Sweet!

      Cons

      No negatives yet.

      Summary

      For a better web experience get this App!

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    • 5 stars

      "Just what the doctor ordered!"

      March 15, 2010   |   By grh-akl

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b8

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      Great little thing. Works flawlessly.

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    • 5 stars

      "Absolutely outstanding!"

      March 04, 2010   |   By Felix01

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b6

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      A superb piece of coding. Results in greatly increased laptop battery life between charges, lowered fan noise, lower running temps and is a very effective ad blocker as well (many, many of the obnoxious web page advertisements are .swf Flash files).

      Yet all it takes is one click (on the word "Flash") to quickly load any .swf file you actually want to view. And then the Flash plug-in reverts to a dormant state awaiting the the next time you really want to view Flash content.

      Ingenious. Highly recommended.

      If I had one minor suggestion, it would be that ClickToFlash would actually quit the Flash plug-in PID after the "clicked-on" .swf file is loaded. But that's nit picking. The plug-in uses negligible resources when it's sitting in a dormant state after first use, awaiting the call to further action.

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    • 3 stars

      "Met Player works now"

      February 25, 2010   |   By jamesn20012001

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.5.3b4

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      At a suggestion from ClickForFlash I tried opening the preferences and "White Listing" the Met Player website. This removes all Flash blocking from the page and Met Player operates properly now.

      It's great to be able to block the intrusive Flash advertising on many websites. One of my local newspapers actually started to make me nauseous with the many constantly bouncing and gyrating Flash advertisements that had to be endured to read the news. That's over now.


      The documentation could be made a little more explicit for newbies like myself but the application itself seems to work really well.

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    • 5 stars

      "Essential"

      December 18, 2009   |   By philosopherdog

      Version: ClickToFlash 1.6b6

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      That without which not! Down with Flash! Take control again on Safari. Works flawlessly.

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