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Silver light is not getting loaded in Chrome version 40 and above

google-chrome,npapi
As of now all the chrome browsers version above 40 are coming with disabled NPAPI plugin and it's going to permanently block the support for it. I have a silver light control in my application and am going to to rewrite the functionality with others but temporarily I want this...

Can i embed program through native messaging in Chrome (like old npapi plugins)?

google-chrome,google-chrome-extension,npapi,chrome-native-messaging
Is it possible to create Chrome extension which can embed a program into Chrome? I mean something like old NPAPI plugins such as VLC player, java, etc... I found some native messaging examples, but every example is only for sending simple messages to control an external program. But for example...

setting vlc npapi plugin path

firefox,mozilla,vlc,npapi
I have customized the vlc npapi plugin. Right now I have to replace the "npvlc.dll" file in C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC with my npvlc.dll I want to know how can I change the path of this plugin. I tried changing the following registry file but this does not work. It just...

Image document management application issue with deprication of NPAPI support by Chrome

google-chrome,npapi
My organization uses Gmail and Google Chrome for all communication and web-browsing needs. We use a certain third party application for our Image Document management. From within Gmail, we usually click on links to this application to see the documents and the web browser that we use is Chrome. The...

how do i read each param with npapi

delphi,npapi
iam using npapi frame work inside my Delphi project , iam able to read params with this current code procedure TDemoPluginForm.btTestClick(Sender: TObject); var obj: IBrowserObject; res: TStringList; items, n: IBrowserObject; i: integer; begin res:=TStringList.Create; try res.Add('Plugin element details:'); // Get object of plugin element obj:=Plugin.GetPluginObject; // Get element property res.Add('id='...

NPAPI plugin framework Error

delphi,npapi,delphi-xe7,browser-plugin
I am trying to use NPAPI Framework from Yury Sidorov by following this answer: How to embed Delphi VCL form into HTML page using NPAPI but I get an error with NPPlugin.pas. I am using delphi XE7 and here what i did by following Krom Stern instructions procedure DefDebugOut(const Msg:...

Using vlc npapi plugin in chrome in linux

vlc,npapi
I want to use vlc web plugin on chrome in linux but this post says that chrome has stopped supporting npapi plugins. http://askubuntu.com/questions/487399/install-vlc-plugin-on-chrome I am using vlc plugin in chrome on windows 7 and it works fine. I can see vlc web plugins when I do about://plugins. But in Ubuntu...

How to properly deal with Silverlight deprecation?

javascript,google-chrome,silverlight,cross-browser,npapi
Recently, Chrome deprecated NPAPI support, so that means no Silverlight. Now, I've learned to be a good web developer and prefer feature detection over browser detection to deliver a good user experience. Unfortunately, it seems impossible to do NPAPI support feature detection properly. I've built a JavaScript replacement for our...

Using PPAPI to launch client applications e.g. Microsoft Word [duplicate]

javascript,html5,npapi,ppapi
This question already has an answer here: Can a chrome application launch local program? 1 answer I am very new at PPAPI. I have already written a plugin to launch client's applications e.g. Word in my web based application using NPAPI (using a Java applet). Now I want to...

NPAPI retirement and the future of digital signature

java,google-chrome,browser,npapi
I understand that browser's companies are not interested about the applications which use Smart Cards, applets, etc, anymore. So, I'd like to ask you guys about the approach that you will be taking from now and then without NPAPI. In my company we are developing a new app which is...