These instructions are NOT applicable to Flash Player included with Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer on Windows 8 and later or with Google Chrome on all supported operating systems. Please visit the Flash Player Help page for instructions on enabling (or disabling) Flash Player in various browsers.
How to Uninstall Adobe Flash Player on Mac. If Flash is installed on your Mac, you can either wait for the next macOS update, which will automatically remove Flash player from Mac or manually remove Adobe Flash Player from Mac by following the steps below. If you use a Mac, see Uninstall Flash Player Mac. Flash Player information If Flash Player is installed on your computer, the following box displays the version of Flash Player and your operating system. Locate Adobe Flash Player Install Manager on your Mac. From the Menu bar at the top of the screen, click on Go and select Utilities. If you can’t find Utilities, it also appears in the Application folder. In the Utilities folder, find and double click on the Adobe Flash Player Install Manager application. Uninstall Flash Player.
If you use a Mac, see Uninstall Flash Player Mac.
If Flash Player is installed on your computer, the following box displays the version of Flash Player and your operating system. If Flash Player is not installed, an error message appears.
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The Flash Player uninstaller executes on both the 64-bit and 32-bit version of the Windows operating systems.
Save the file in a location where you can find it easily after you restart your computer. For example, save it on your Windows desktop.
Note: To uninstall Flash Player beta, use the corresponding Flash Player beta uninstaller available in Adobe Labs.
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2. Exit all browsers and other programs that use Flash
The uninstaller does not work if any programs that use Flash are running on your computer.
- Look at the taskbar. If the taskbar contains program icons for a browser or for a game that uses Flash, right-click each icon and choose Close. This example shows a browser in the taskbar:
Look at the icons in the system tray for programs that run in the background. Examples include AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, and games that use Flash (any file with a name that ends in .swf). If you see such an icon, right-click the icon and choose Exit, as shown in this example:
- Double-click the icon of the uninstaller that downloaded to your computer.
- Follow the prompts. Click Yes if you see the message 'Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?'
Copy and paste the following and click OK.C:Windowssystem32MacromedFlash
Follow steps a, b, and c for the following:
Beginning with Flash Player 11.5, uninstalling the Flash Player resets the AutoUpdateDisable and SilentAutoUpdateEnable settings in mms.cfg to their default values, which are:
If you are running the Flash Player uninstaller as part of your deployment process, redeploy any custom changes that you have made to either AutoUpdateDisable or SilentAutoUpdateEnable.
How To Remove Flash Player
Open your browser and check the status of Flash Player.