Re: WTF: Flash Player issue

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by Justin, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. Justin

    Justin Guest

    wrote on [Tue, 03 Feb 2009 20:08:23 -0600]:
    > I just went to Adobe.com and downloaded the uninstaller for Flash
    > Player. I ran it, and it said flash was removed. I rebooted, and
    > I opened youtube with Firefox 2.0.0.17 and saw a flash video playing.
    > ***WTF***.
    >
    > As a test, I loaded youtube with IE. This confirmed that Flash was
    > gone, when I clicked on a video it told me I needed to get Flash
    > Player.
    >
    > I do have the addon Flashblock 1.5.7.1 installed, but I disabled it
    > before I ran the flash remover, and shut down FF.
    >
    > Does FF contain it's own built in Flash player, or what??????
    >
    > Just to be sure that Flash was removed, I ran the uninstaller a second
    > time, it showed that Flash was gone because it did not do anything
    > (shown in a little click on text file).
    >
    > This makes no sense at all to me......
    >
    > My main reason for removing Flash is because it's not working
    > correctly on certain sites, using FF.


    There are two versions of Flash. You need to get rid of the FF one and
    reinstall it.
     
    Justin, Feb 4, 2009
    #1
    1. Advertising

  2. Justin

    Guest

    On Wed, 4 Feb 2009 02:49:22 +0000 (UTC), Justin <>
    wrote:

    > wrote on [Tue, 03 Feb 2009 20:08:23 -0600]:
    >> I just went to Adobe.com and downloaded the uninstaller for Flash
    >> Player. I ran it, and it said flash was removed. I rebooted, and
    >> I opened youtube with Firefox 2.0.0.17 and saw a flash video playing.
    >> ***WTF***.
    >>
    >> As a test, I loaded youtube with IE. This confirmed that Flash was
    >> gone, when I clicked on a video it told me I needed to get Flash
    >> Player.
    >>
    >> I do have the addon Flashblock 1.5.7.1 installed, but I disabled it
    >> before I ran the flash remover, and shut down FF.
    >>
    >> Does FF contain it's own built in Flash player, or what??????
    >>
    >> Just to be sure that Flash was removed, I ran the uninstaller a second
    >> time, it showed that Flash was gone because it did not do anything
    >> (shown in a little click on text file).
    >>
    >> This makes no sense at all to me......
    >>
    >> My main reason for removing Flash is because it's not working
    >> correctly on certain sites, using FF.

    >
    >There are two versions of Flash. You need to get rid of the FF one and
    >reinstall it.


    Can you please tell me how.....
    Where is it located? How do I remove it, etc,,,,

    Thanks

    LM
     
    , Feb 4, 2009
    #2
    1. Advertising

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. =?Utf-8?B?YWxwaGFMb2JzdGVy?=

    irda/rc5...wtf?

    =?Utf-8?B?YWxwaGFMb2JzdGVy?=, Aug 1, 2004, in forum: Wireless Networking
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    1,550
    =?Utf-8?B?YWxwaGFMb2JzdGVy?=
    Aug 1, 2004
  2. Leroy Forrester

    WTF??

    Leroy Forrester, Sep 19, 2004, in forum: Firefox
    Replies:
    18
    Views:
    1,341
    Moz Champion
    Sep 24, 2004
  3. =?Utf-8?B?VG9uaQ==?=

    thanks for the help on the flash player issue...need a bit more

    =?Utf-8?B?VG9uaQ==?=, Feb 16, 2007, in forum: Windows 64bit
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    362
    =?Utf-8?B?eHRlbGE=?=
    Feb 16, 2007
  4. Ralph Fox

    Re: WTF: Flash Player issue

    Ralph Fox, Feb 4, 2009, in forum: Firefox
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    656
    Ralph Fox
    Feb 4, 2009
  5. WTF: Flash Player issue

    , Feb 4, 2009, in forum: Firefox
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    504
    Justin
    Feb 4, 2009
Loading...

Share This Page