User report G4 issue. Flash Player 10 is very much broken on older Mac computers as of March 2009.
I know it sounds too old but my g4 400mhz is very fast because the install of 10.4.11 is very clean. Flash 9 was working great with firefox3 and Safari3, both with all updates. Then I updated to flash 10 and the problems were so obvious. Websites that used flash for plain animation would crawl, and any video would skip. Here is a good test video of wall-e ( uses youtube ) Adobe bug report. Tutorial. I have a Power Mac G5 and iMac G5 and noticed both were running slow after updating my Flash Player to version 10.
The fix? Roll back to version 9. It seems most sites still support version 9. This tutorial will show you how to uninstall Flash 10 and install Flash 9. Step 1: Power Mac G5. The Power Mac G5 is Apple Inc.'s marketing name for models of the Power Macintosh that contained the IBM PowerPC G5 CPU inside an anodized aluminium chassis. The professional-grade computer was the most powerful in Apple's lineup when it was introduced, widely hailed as the first 64-bit PC, and was touted by Apple as the fastest personal computer ever built.
It was officially launched as part of Steve Jobs' keynote presentation in June 2003 at the Worldwide Developers Conference, and saw three revisions to the line before being retired in August 2006 to make way for its Intel replacement, the Mac Pro. Introduction The Power Mac G5 was introduced with three models, sharing the same physical case, but differing in features and performance. The physical case of the Power Mac G5 was very different and unusual compared to any other computer at that time.
Steve Jobs stated during his keynote presentation that the Power Mac G5 would reach 3 GHz "within 12 months. " Architecture Mac Pro. The second-generation Mac Pro was announced at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) opening keynote on June 10, 2013.
In a radical departure from first generation's rectangular tower case, the redesigned Mac Pro is shaped like a cylinder and takes up about one eighth the volume of previous models. Beyond form, the machine supports up to a 12-core Xeon CPU and four 1866 MHz DDR3 RAM modules, as well as dual GPUs and PCIe-based flash storage. Apple claims that the new Mac Pro achieves twice the performance of the last model. The second generation model was released on December 19, 2013. First generation (tower) In general, the Mac Pro had been well received in the press. The combination of high performance, reasonable expandability, very quiet operation and the quality of its mechanical design makes it routinely appear as the comparison system against which other systems are measured.
Processors Memory Hard drives Expansion cards Flash versions. Flash 10.1 will drop PowerPC support. PowerPC hardware Adobe has published a new version of Flash Player, updating the software to v10.0.42.34.
However, there are potential security risks in doing so. Disable auto-update notifications on older computers Adobe recommends that you keep auto-update notifications enabled so that you receive the latest features and security updates as they are deployed. To disable auto-update notifications and continue to use Flash Player 9, do the following: Open the Flash Player Settings Manager in a new tab, or browser window. Support policy Doc ID (kb406791) Uninstall flash.