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avast won't allow flash player upgrade! Help!
« on: January 30, 2013, 04:37:58 PM »
I've tried three times to upgrade flash, but avast kicks in immediately and blocks the installation.  Can anyone give me some advice?  THANKS!!! 

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Re: avast won't allow flash player upgrade! Help!
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2013, 04:44:43 PM »
Try downloading from here http://www.filehippo.com/download_flashplayer_ie/14062/ see half way down page to choose your version ( IE, non IE )
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Re: avast won't allow flash player upgrade! Help!
« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2013, 05:03:29 PM »
Thanks!  I'll try and let you know how it goes!

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Re: avast won't allow flash player upgrade! Help!
« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2013, 05:05:56 PM »
Thanks!  I'll try and let you know how it goes!
No worries, it should work fine as it's only the adobe web installer that causes the problem, the stand alone I directed you to always works for me.
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Re: avast won't allow flash player upgrade! Help!
« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2013, 09:21:07 AM »
Make sure you unclick the install McAffee if you are asked in the install window or you'll end up with 2 AV's on your machine.
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