- What is Flash?
Flash is a multimedia platform developed in the 90s that became popular for animation, web apps, mobile games, etc. Many educational websites have used Flash to deliver a rich multimedia experience.
- What happens after December 31st, 2020?
Websites that currently rely on Flash will no longer function on major web browsers such as Chrome, Edge, Firefox, IE, Safari, etc.
- What do I need to do?
Nothing. It is the responsibility of the website developer to keep their sites up to date and functioning on web browsers. Developers have known about the upcoming end of Flash since July 2017, which is ample time to redesign their site on a modern platform.
- How can I still access old Flash sites?
There is no supported method for accessing old Flash websites after December 31st. Using unsupported software platforms is extremely risky and will not be supported on the CPS network or devices.
More information regarding the end of support for Flash can be found at Adobe.