jQuery Utility, also in pure JavaScript to know if Flash Player is installed in your browser and its version
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hayFlash

Know if Flash Player is installed on your browser and it's version.

Browser support: IE6+, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome

Lightweight (minified and gzipped):

  • JavaScript version: 187 bytes
  • jQuery Utility: 193 bytes

Live Demo

Usage

hayFlash comes in two versions, pure JavaScript and as a jQuery Utility.

JavaScript version

if (window.hayFlash) {
  // do something with flash
  console.log('Flash player version:', window.hayFlash);
} else {
  // show an image or whatever
}

jQuery Utility

if ($.hayFlash) {
  // do something with flash
  console.log('Flash player version:', $.hayFlash);
} else {
  // show an image or whatever
}

License

(The MIT License)

Copyright (c) 2012 @tdecs

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the 'Software'), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS', WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.