Forum Thread: What Is Silverlight?

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joenamherst What Is Silverlight?
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What is Silverlight?
Why do I need it?
Secunia says my Silverlight4 is outdated. When I try to install Silverlight5 I am told that Silverlight is not compatible with my 64 bit system. What gives??


Maurice Joyce RE: What Is Silverlight?
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Last edited on 22nd Dec, 2011 01:03

A simple explanation of Silverlight is here.

Not sure where U got your information from but it is fully compatible with 64Bit systems & version 5 is also compatible with 64Bit browsers. Details here:

If U wish to upgrade to version 5 click this link & let it run.


Microsoft Surface 4 Intel i7 64Bit
Windows 10 Pro version 1809 Build 17763.404
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