Flash Player Download question

I just uodated to the latest flash player

I use to go through teh whole process with the downloader and all and it usually had problems hanging or not installing etc

So I have taken to this method:
I go to the adobe home page

Click on the link Flash Player Installation help

Click on windows trouble shooting

Then Click Download Player Manual Installer

Save the Flash Player 10 Active X file to my desk top

then just double click and run as admin

It seems to install without issue.
It seems so simple and easy it makes me concerned if I'm doing it right. Is it really that quick and easy?

how doe that file install_flash_player_ax.exe have the latest version without noting any version number?

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Yep, it happens sometimes

Manual download and installation often works in cases like this.

Nothing to worry about, and a good method of resolving issues. Good work.


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Plan B...

When you do a manual d/l, you're getting the latest update file in order to do this. In fact, this is the "plan B" of updating, to manually fetch the file required when auto updating isn't working. Once done, your Flash product doesn't trouble you no more to update, problem solved, enjoy.

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How does install_flash_player_ax.exe have the latest?

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