Playing SWF files in Linux

What can I use to play SWF files in linux? I opened the file in Firefox and it plays it but I need to be able to seek through the SWF files. What software can I use?

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eekygeekyConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Your Flash video may or may not have a timeline feature built in that lets you seek through the video like a timeline on a youtube clip. That is up to the creator of the Flash animation. Adobe Player does not have a native seek function.

you can convert SWF to another video format that would work in a player with a timeline feature, but its a royal pain in the neck to do for free on Linux.

last post on this thread has instructions for doing it in Ubuntu

I'd advise a Windows emu and then download on of the free SWF converter tools available:

or you can buy a converter from somebody, like this product:
Hi there!
Which Linux flavour have you got?
You can use gnash player to play SWF files.
You can open it with firefox and even without network they will play! (If you downloaded the files)
Or you can try gnash.
Look for it into synaptic.
vreyesiiAuthor Commented:
I have ubuntu. I am going to try gnash and let you know how it goes. Thanks!
vreyesiiAuthor Commented:
Thank you all for the suggestions. I decided to install Wine, and run Swiff Player under Wine. It worked perfectly!
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