FlashMute

FlashMute

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
2.8
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.06
  • Total Downloads:
    13,823
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 17, 2006
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    126.56KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    14
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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This ultrasimple application controls the sound of Flash movies you watch on the Internet, though it lacks a useful help file.

FlashMute sits idle in your system tray, where you can easily access it. From its tray icon, you can single-click it to mute or unmute the sound of Flash movies. Also, right-clicking the tray icon brings up a pop-up menu that contains a few options to enable the hot-key function and mute the sound in your browser. In our tests, muting the sound with a click or via the hot-key combination worked immediately. However, the program lacks a help file and we had to go to the publisher's Web site just to identify the proper hot keys.

Overall, the program worked well and any user needing to immediately mute the volume of Flash movies will appreciate this easy-to-use freeware.

 
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User Reviews
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2 stars

"Doesn't work Vista Home Premium /Firefox/Flash 10.3"

October 21, 2011  |  By cavetrollhead

 |  Version: FlashMute 2.06

Pros

All is the same 4 me as previous user who wrote the same thing except my flash version. Installs without a hitch and displays tray icon.

Cons

Just doesn't mute thing. Doesn't work.

Summary

Installs but just doesn't mute thing. Doesn't work.

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1 stars

"Trojan inside ?"

October 01, 2011  |  By remcn

 |  Version: FlashMute 2.06

Pros

????? not installed - Trojan ?

Cons

Trojan ?
http://www.virustotal.com/file-scan/report.html?id=b87b46f806a29e89edef66b8ae36a2a7f8bdab67a639804000952a44b05e84f4-1317490431

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2 stars

"Does not work with Vista Home Premium / Firefox / Flash"

July 19, 2010  |  By Adam.H

 |  Version: FlashMute 2.06

Pros

It's a small download and quick install

Cons

It doesn't mute flash on my system: Windows Vista Home Premium / Firefox 3.6.6 / Flash 10.1

Summary

The program needs an update, I used to have it on my old XP system and it worked fine but sadly not any more....

At the present time (July 2010) the FlashMute Addon for Firefox does not work with the current Issue of Firefox/Flash

The only option I can find to mute flash in FF is the hack of adding a blank text file in to the Firefox program folder (normally C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox) and re-naming it to 'msacm32.dll' but this mutes ALL flash (including YouTube etc.) and you need to re-name or delete the file and re-start Firefox each time you want to un-mute.

Really Adobe needs to address this and add a universal Mute function to Flash

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4 stars

"Good app."

April 18, 2008  |  By Neil_Boekend

 |  Version: FlashMute 2.06

Pros

It prevents me from having irritating noises when browsing.

Cons

I'd like to see the abilty to exclude selected tabs in Firefox form muting. I realise this is difficult, so I will not expect it. It is simply the only way I'd see an improvement in this software

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4 stars

"good while playin flash games and listenin to music"

August 03, 2006  |  By surfin2sam

 |  Version: FlashMute 2.06

Pros

This is very handy and allows u to play flash games and listen to music in media player(s) without being annoyed abt the games' music

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher InDev
Publisher web site http://www.indev.no
Release Date January 17, 2006
Date Added January 17, 2006
Version 2.06
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Miscellaneous
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows 98, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Windows 98/2000/XP/2003 Server
Download Information
File Size 126.56KB
File Name FlashMute_2.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 13,823
Downloads Last Week 14
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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