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Forum Thread: Adobe Flash Player 10.1 update problem

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Adobe Systems
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Adobe Flash Player 10.x

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Nikilet Adobe Flash Player 10.1 update problem
Member 18th Aug, 2010 05:36
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I used Adobe's uninstall tool to remove previous version of Adobe Flash Player. It said uninstall had been successful. I restarted. I installed this 10.1 update. It said installation had been successful and the little flash movie played. However, now IE8 will not function. It opens to my home page and that's all the farther I can go with it. Can someone please tell me what I have done wrong?

I looked in the Add/Remove Programs and it shows Adobe Flash Player 10 Active X. Firefox seems to be working ok.

Under the "Patched" tab on my Secunia PSI it shows this:
Adobe Flash Player 10.x
This installation of Adobe Flash Player 10.x was detected as being patched.

The Secunia PSI has not detected any missing security related patches for this program. No further actions are currently needed. Installation Path
C:\Windows\System32\Macromed\Flash\Flash10i.ocx

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thedillpickl RE: Adobe Flash Player 10.1 update problem
Contributor 18th Aug, 2010 08:54
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Hi Nikilet;

Try a cold reboot of the computer. Shut Windows down (not sleep or hibernate), power off the computer and restart.

Did this help? If not post back.


Regards;

Fred

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Nikilet RE: Adobe Flash Player 10.1 update problem
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Thank you for your response. I don't use hibernate or sleep functions. I had already done a restart. I just played around all over the place and then restarted again. When the reboot was finished, this time I had a functional IE. Have no idea what was going on but all's well now.
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