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Adobe AIR and Adobe Flash Player Technologies

Adobe Flash Runtimes

Adobe Flash PlatformAdobe AIR and Adobe Flash Player are ubiquitous runtimes of Adobe Flash that enable developers to consistently deliver expressive content, applications, and video to the widest possible audience across browsers, desktops, and devices. Adobe Labs provides early access to the latest beta releases and previews of the Flash runtimes. This is your opportunity to influence the future development of AIR and Adobe Flash Player. To stay current on new runtime releases, subscribe to the RSS feed on the Adobe AIR and Adobe Flash Player Team blog and follow @FlashPlayerBeta  on Twitter.

  • Beta releases -- Designed for developers to experience and test upcoming Flash Platform runtime releases before they are finalized and made widely available through the Adobe Player Download Center.
  • Technology previews -- The AIR and Flash Platform Incubator is a new technology preview program for more adventurous developers who are willing to experiment with new runtime features that are in early development stages. The new features may or may not be included in a future beta and final release.

Current Releases

Beta Releases

  • Adobe Flash Player betaAdobe Flash Player 32 beta | May 14, 2020
    New features for browser-based viewing of expressive content
  • Adobe AIR betaAdobe AIR 32 beta | July 5, 2019
    New features for out-of-browser applications across platforms

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