How do you install Adobe Flash Player?


Quick Answer

To install Adobe Flash Player, visit Adobe's website, check your computer to see whether Flash Player is installed, and if it isn't, click the download button. If you have issues with the installation process, check your web browser to make sure Flash is enabled.

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How do you install Adobe Flash Player?
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Full Answer

  1. Navigate to Adobe's website

    Open your web browser and go to adobe.com. At the top of the page, click on the Search icon. Type "Adobe Flash Player" into the box, and select the application from the list. Under the Help heading, click on the Help & Support link.

  2. Check for the installation of the application

    On the help page for Adobe Flash Player, click the Check Now button. After clicking the button, Adobe lets you know whether you already have the application installed. If you have the application, it also tells you if have the latest version.

  3. Download the current version

    If you need to install the software, click on the Adobe Flash Player download link. On the next page, click the Install now button. If prompted, restart your browser.

  4. Enable Flash Player

    Return to the help page for the program. If the Flash Player is installed correctly, you can see an animated image. If you do not see the animation, click the help link Enabling Flash Player for your web browser, and follow the instructions.

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