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Adobe Flash Player Active X ver

by 50000850 / August 1, 2011 7:11 PM PDT

When trying to view UTube articles, message received "You need to upgrade your Adobe flash player to watch this video. Attempts to view other on-line video clips are met with message "Get Adobe Flash Player - flash must be installed to watch this video. I am baffled - the latest Flash player is already installed. Help needed please.


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The clue is that ACTIVE X
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 3, 2011 2:42 AM PDT

Some antivirus suites and even Internet Explorer block Active X.

Did you try another browser like Firefox or Chrome?

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Adobe Flash Player Active X ver
by 50000850 / August 3, 2011 12:29 PM PDT

Downloaded Chrome as suggested and it works a treat, all video clips can now be opened.
Thanks a lot, Bob.
Sorry I forgot to mention that I was using Windows 7 with I.E. 9 as browser.

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At least it's working.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 3, 2011 12:43 PM PDT

I found Chrome to play nicer than IE. It shouldn't matter today but I fear I'd rather switch than fight.

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