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Forum Thread: How to avoid & get rid of Adobe dross in Firefox

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Adobe Download Manager 2.x

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Anthony Wells How to avoid & get rid of Adobe dross in Firefox
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Last edited on 19th Sep, 2009 14:22

I came across this article (and the linked article on the website) on how to avoid all the stodge that Adobe tries and often succeeds in loading up with Flash , when downloading from the Adobe website. You can also load Reader without AIR , etc. & keep it away.

http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/get-adobe-...

If you are already contaminated , it shows you how to clean up.

Unfortunately , the IE links are only for CNET and FileHippo sources . If you have Firefox as well as IE , you can use it download the Flash ActiveX plug-in installer (for IE) using the method described and that should avoid the ADM.

Take care
Anthony

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