Pogo Games Flash Error


Pogo games flash error problem


How to resolve Pogo games flash error problem?

Certain Pogo games are made on Flash platform. Its a very common problem that the users have reported while playing Pogo Flash games that pogo not loading and they get pogo games flash error or other pogo flash problems.

First of all ensure that the game that you are facing trouble with runs on flash by visiting the link,  http://www.pogo.com/category/allgames.do?filters=flash . Once confirmed, follow the below mentioned steps:
  1. Check that flash is installed on your computer or not by visiting this link, https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player.html
  2. If it is not installed download the flash from adobe’s website otherwise go to step 3,  https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer
  3. Now, enable Flash Player for your browser:

For enabling flash in Internet Explorer in Windows 10

  • Open the pogo game landing page and Go to Tools menu, in the upper-right corner of Internet Explorer.
Pogo games flash error in Internet Explorer

  • Go to Manage add-ons.
Pogo games flash error in Internet Explorer

  • Select and Enable Shockwave Flash Object.
Pogo games flash error in Internet Explorer


For enabling flash in Microsoft Edge in Windows 10

  • Go to  ...  icon and Click Settings.

Pogo games flash error in Microsoft Edge



  • Go down to the Advanced Settings section and Select the View advanced settings button.

Pogo games flash error in Microsoft Edge



  • Locate and enable the Use Adobe Flash Player  

pogo not loading in Edge


  • Restart the browser


For enabling flash in Firefox

  • Open Firefox browser.
  • Click Tools and select Add-ons or alternatively, click the Menu icon (three stacked lines) and select Add-ons.
pogo flash problems in firefox

  • Find Shockwave Flash and make sure it is set to Always Activate.
Pogo games flash error in Mozilla Firefox

  • Restart the browser.


For enabling flash in Chrome

  • Open Chrome.
  • Type chrome://plugins in address bar and hit enter.
pogo flash problems in chrome

  • Find Adobe Flash Player and make sure it is enabled and Always allowed to run is checked.
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  • Restart the browser.


For enabling flash in Safari

  • Open Safari.
  • Go to Preferences and select the Security tab.
Pogo flash problems in safari

  • Next to Internet plug-ins, make sure Allow Plug-ins and Enable JavaScript is checked.
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  • Close the Preferences window.
  • Restart the browser


If download and installation of flash is unsuccessful, uninstall Flash Player and then try your download again.

For uninstalling Flash in Windows:

  1. Download the uninstaller for Flash Player from https://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/support/uninstall_flash_player.exe
  2. Exit all browsers and other programs that use Flash
  3. Run the uninstaller

For uninstalling Flash in Mac:

  1. Determine your Mac OS version 

  • Click the Apple icon in the upper-left corner of your screen.
  • Choose About This Mac.
  • The Mac OS version appears in the About This Mac dialog.
Pogo games flash problem in MAC

  1. Run the uninstaller applicable to your Mac OS version

After Uninstalling Flash player follow the steps to download and enable the flash player in browser as mentioned in the pogo games flash error article to resolve pogo not loading due to pogo flash problems.

Pogo games Java problem



Pogo Java problem

How to resolve Pogo java problems and Pogo games java error?


Various Pogo games are made on Java platform and there are some common problems that players face while playing these games like pogo games not loading, etc. This article will prove to be helpful in troubleshooting and fixing Pogo Java problems, pogo games java error and pogo games not loading issues.

Before considering that pogo games not loading because of java make sure that the game you are facing problem with runs on Java platform. Visit the link and check all the pogo java games http://www.pogo.com/java-games

Once confirmed, proceed with the following steps.

  1. Visit this link to check Java installation and its version http://www.java.com/en/download/installed.jsp. You can install and reinstall the latest Java for pogo games from the same link.
  2. If you encounter any error in installing java for pogo games, follow the below mentioned steps to uninstall and reinstall Java manually:

Install Java for pogo games in WINDOWS XP/VISTA

  • Go to Start, then Control Panel and then choose Add/Remove Programs.
  • Remove all the Java entries listed in Add/Remove Programs, one by one.
pogo games java error in WINDOWS XP/VISTA

  • Login to your pogo account and try to play the game.
  • There would be a prompt to install Java. If there is no prompt, then go to java download page and install Java from the official website.
  • Enable Java plugin after installation.
Pogo games Java error


Install Java for pogo games in WINDOWS 7

  • Go to Start and then Control Panel.
  • Choose Programs and then click Uninstall a program.
pogo games not loading in WINDOWS 7

  • Remove all the Java entries listed in Programs, one by one.
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  • Login to your pogo account and try to play the game.
  • There would be a prompt to install Java. If there is no prompt, then go to java download page and install Java from the official website.
  • Enable Java plugin after installation.
pogo games not loading

Install Java for pogo games in MAC

  • Go to Finder icon placed in dock.
pogo games not loading

  • Choose Applications.
pogo game java not working in Mac

  • Type  JavaAppletPlugin.plugin in search box
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  • Drag and drop this file over and move to Trash.
pogo java problems in mac

  • Login to your pogo account and try to play the game.
  • There would be a prompt to install Java. If there is no prompt, then go to java download page and install Java from the official website.
  • Enable Java plugin after installation.
pogo java problems in mac

How to Enable Java plugin for your computer and browser after installation?

  1. First of all find Java Control Panel


Java Control Pannel in Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

  • Go to Windows Start menu
  • Click on Programs or All Apps
  • Look for Java listing
  • Click Configure Java and open Java Control Panel

Java Control Pannel in Windows 8

  • Press Windows logo key + W, you will get search option
  • Search for Java Control Panel
  • Click on the icon and open Java Control Panel. 

Java Control Pannel in Windows 7, Vista, XP

  • Click on Start and go to Control Panel
  • Search for Java in Control Panel.
  • Click on the icon and open Java Control Panel
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Java Control Panel in Mac OS X (10.7.3 and above)
  • Go to Apple icon on top left corner of the screen
  • Then Go to System Preferences
  • Click on the Java icon to open Java Control Panel

  1. Enable Java plugin in the browser from Java Control Panel

  • After opening Java Control Panel, go to Security tab.
  • Check Enable Java content in the browser.
  • Click Apply and then OK
  • Close and open the browser to apply the changes
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Steps to enable Java in Web browser


Enable Java for pogo games in Internet Explorer
  • Go to Tools and then choose Internet Options
  • Go to Security tab and select the Custom Level button
  • Scroll down to Scripting of Java applets
  • Ensure that the Enable radio button is checked
  • Click OK to save your preference


Enable Java for pogo games in Firefox
  • In the menu, click Tools and then go to Add-ons option
  • Under the Add-ons Manager window, go to Plugins
  • Select Java (TM) Platform plugin (Windows) or Java Applet Plug-in (Mac)
  • Check that the option selected is Ask to Activate or Always Activate


Enabla Java for pogo games in Safari
  • Go to Preferences after opening Safari
  • Choose the Security option
  • Select Allow Plug-ins, then click on Manage Website Settings
  • Click on the Java item, select an option “Allow Always” from the pull down list When visiting other websites
  • Click Done, then close the Safari Preferences window

How to Clear the Java cache?

Java cache is not same as browser cache and clearing it, results in web browser loading the latest versions of web pages, programs and web applets. This is done by deleting Temporary Files through the Java Control Panel. 
  • Open the Java Control Panel, under the General tab, go to Settings under the Temporary Internet Files section.
pogo games java problems

  • Click Delete Files on the Temporary Files Settings dialog box, Delete Files and Applications dialog box will appear.
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  • Click OK on the Delete Files and Applications dialog, then Click OK on the Temporary Files Settings dialog box and close all the open windows.

Pogo Screen Size Problem


Pogo sreen size problem

How to resolve Pogo games Screen Resolution problem and adjust Browser Zoom settings?


Fix Pogo Screen Resolution Problem


Screen resolution may impact your pogo game display, players may face challenge with pogo games being displayed a bit big or a bit small to fit the screen.

Follow the instruction below to rectify the problem:

For Windows XP

  1. Right-click on the free space in Desktop and select Properties.
  2. Go to Settings tab on the tab
  3. Find the Screen Resolution bar at the center and adjust the slider
    • For Club Pogo recommended resolution is 1024 by 768 or higher and for Free Pogo games recommended solution is 1152 by 864.

Pogo screen size problem in Windows XP

  1. After choosing apply you will get a prompt, Keep the Changes, and click OK.


For Windows Vista

  1. Click the Start/Windows button in the bottom-left of the screen or press Windows keys
  2. Go to Control Panel, then choose Appearance and Personalization.
  3. Go to Personalization and then choose Display Settings.
  4. Find the Screen Resolution bar at the center and adjust the slider
    • For Club Pogo recommended resolution is 1024 by 768 or higher and for Free Pogo games recommended solution is 1152 by 864.
Pogo screen size problem in Windows Vista

  1. After choosing apply you will get a prompt, Keep the Changes, and click OK.


INSTRUCTIONS FOR WINDOWS 7/8/8.1/10 USERS

  1. Right-click on the free space in Desktop and select Screen Resolution
Pogo screen size problem in Windows 7 and higher

  1. In the Resolution scroll-down menu, choose the resolution
    • For Club Pogo recommended resolution is 1024 by 768 or higher and for Free Pogo games recommended solution is 1152 by 864
Pogo screen too small in Windows 7 and higher

  1. After choosing apply you will get a prompt, Keep the Changes, and click OK.


INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLE/MAC USERS

  1. Go to Apple icon in the upper-left of your screen and choose System Preferences.
  2. Select Displays and choose the resolution.
    • For Club Pogo recommended resolution is 1024 by 768 or higher and for Free Pogo games recommended solution is 1152 by 864.
  3. Changes will be accepted automatically.
  4. Close System Preferences.


Fix Browser Settings


Apart from Screen Resolution, users may also need to check Windows Custom DPI settings that adjusts size of screen elements in Windows to fix pogo screen size problem. Browsers usually share the same settings. Pogo recommends to adjust both Windows Display Custom DPI Settings and Browser Zoom to 100%. Follow the instruction below for optimal gaming experience.

Windows Custom DPI settings:

  1. Go to Start button and choose “Control Panel”. Find and click “Display”, Display Control Panel window will open up.
  2. Choose “Smaller – 100% (default)”
  3. Click Apply
  4. Logoff and Login to windows again
Also, ensure that browser zoom is set to 100% by using Ctrl+0 or from the “Zoom” menu option of the browser.
Pogo screen too small

Play Pogo games even with DPI Settings higher than 100%


Pogo only recommends 100% DPI settings to avoid pogo screen resolution problem. For computers and users, who want to use higher DPI settings, follow the instruction below to rectify the problem:

For Internet Explorer 10+ in Windows 7 or higher:

  1. Login to Pogo account
  2. Choose the game you want to play
  3. Click the Gear Icon on the top right corner of the browser
  4. Select Zoom 100%

Note: Pressing Ctrl+0 will update IE with your Custom DPI Setting. You must select 100% manually. For some flash games, IE’s built in flash plugin will zoom the game in and make it larger. If a Pogo game is not responding well, changing the zoom level to 100% will fix the problem

For Windows 7 Google Chrome:

  1. Login to Pogo account
  2. Choose the game you want to play and go to its landing page
  3. Press Ctrl+0
  4. Launch the game.
Note: On Windows 7, the default zoom level for Chrome is 100% and matches true 100% without the Custom DPI Setting. Chrome on Windows 8 doesn’t follow the same rule.


For Mozilla Firefox in Windows 7 or higher, Google Chrome in Windows 8 or higher:

  1. Login to Pogo account
  2. Choose the game you want to play and go to its landing page
  3. Adjust the zoom level to 100% from the menu or settings option
  4. Load the game
  5. If the game doesn’t fit well, grab and adjust the lower right corner to increase the window size
  6. Click inside the window within the lower right corner
  7. Use Ctrl+Minus or Ctrl+Plus to adjust further


Note: In Windows 8 and higher, Firefox and Chrome browsers Zoom settings are regardless of your Windows Custom DPI Setting. For example, If Custom DPI is set to 125%, then the browser should be set to 80%. If Custom DPI is 150%, then browser Zoom level should be set to 67%.