Give this a go!!!
Go to the Macromedia of =
[May have to "Copy and Paste" the above into the Internet Address field and hit "Enter"]
From within the above site Download both for "Windows ME" of the "Uninstallers" for the programs you are have problems with, and at the same time do download their latest Flash and Shockwave programs
Next, uninstall the old programs and install the new programs
By doing this will give you fresh programs which may possibly overcome your problems!