Adobe Flash Player for Mac is a software that is created for using content that is made on Adobe Flash Platform. The Flash Player is an important part as it carries out various functions. It has features which include hardware acceleration and compilation. Macromedia had created Flash Player and it was then distributed in 2005 by Adobe Systems after Adobe acquired Macromedia. Flash Player is available for distribution free of cost as freeware also called adware in China. Its initial release was in 1996 with the original authors being FutureWave, Macromedia and Adobe Systems.
Functions of Flash Player
Features of the Flash Player
As it is mainly a software made for graphics and multimedia, it always has supported graphics including vector graphics and raster graphics for decoding and play back. MP3, FLV (Flash Video), PNG (Portable Network Graphics), JPEG and GIF are all the forms of multimedia that are supported.
Flash Player for Mac is a very crucial software for various things in a computer system and even helps in streaming of protocols. It is the software that is used in almost all systems and is very widespread.