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Old 03-17-2008, 10:44 PM   #1
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Default How to get rid of bits of Flash that won't uninstall?

I recently ran the Secuna software inspector & there were a few leftovers of older Flash versions. I went to Adobes site & downloaded the uninstaller & ran that tonight, but there are still 2 bits of old Flash versions that won't go away:

Macromedia Flash Player 7.x (7.0.19.0)
CI386\Flash.ocx

Macromedia Flash Player 5.x (5.0.42.0)
CI386\SWFLASH.OCX



1. should i be concerned that these are still there? Are they still a vulnerability?

2. If so, can i just delete those manually from the I386 folder with no ill effects?
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Old 03-17-2008, 10:57 PM   #2
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Default How to get rid of bits of Flash that won't uninstall?

uninstall_flash_player.exe
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Old 03-18-2008, 07:29 PM   #3
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Default How to get rid of bits of Flash that won't uninstall?

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uninstall_flash_player.exe
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I recently ran the Secuna software inspector & there were a few leftovers of older Flash versions. I went to Adobes site & downloaded the uninstaller & ran that tonight, but there are still 2 bits of old Flash versions that won't go away:
Been there, done that.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:34 AM   #4
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Default How to get rid of bits of Flash that won't uninstall?

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I recently ran the Secuna software inspector & there were a few leftovers of older Flash versions. I went to Adobes site & downloaded the uninstaller & ran that tonight, but there are still 2 bits of old Flash versions that won't go away:
Been there, done that.
Same here. No go.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:41 AM   #5
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Default How to get rid of bits of Flash that won't uninstall?

Isn't the I386 directory just a copy of the installation files from the windows CD?
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