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sturehp Update delayed - program is in use
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I have always problem with Adobe to update. ln the install "solution" I find often "Update delayed - program is in use" But the program isn't in use, I can't find any in use!
I have tried to let the maschine work all the night, but ..... I have tried to manuel install it, but.....

Program Name:
Macromedia Flash Player 7.x (ActiveX)

Security State:

Download Link:

Instances Found:
C:\Windows\System32\flash.ocx, version: (ActiveX)

Last System Scan (localtime):
28. Jan 2014, 09:16

Operating System:
Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 7


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Secunia Official 28th Jan, 2014 15:54

Flash Player is used by a number of applications, such as Internet Explorer.
I can see that the version of the detected Flash Player is very old.

You might have to make a complete uninstall of the Flash Player and then re-install.

You can get the official Flash uninstaller from here:

You can then select the appropriate version from the drop down boxes from here:

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