When I start a skill, especially when I practice, if the first sentence is a dictation exercise, the sound stays off. Only when I push the "slow" button I will get sound and be able to write things down.
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Thank you. I updated Flash (again). Now I have to keep on practising in order to find out if it works.
It worked, but I still got problems twice. "skill/es/Verbs - Modal 2: ella no quiso ir a la fiesta" and "skill/it/Adjectives - 2/practice: qui da noi non è legale." I don't mind so much because there is always a way to get the sound and secondly I only have to finish my last skill in Spanish and then I will turn to other things. Cheers Bob