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Flash Player ActiveX

20.0.0.228

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 12/8/2015.

The Adobe Flash Player is freeware software for viewing multimedia, executing Rich Internet Applications, and streaming video and audio, content created on the Adobe Flash platform.

Note

This package is only for Windows XP to Windows 7, because Windows ≥ 8 already contains an integrated Flash Player for Internet Explorer.

Warning

The installation of Flash Player ActiveX fails with a 1603 error when Internet Explorer is open.

To install Flash Player ActiveX, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install flashplayeractivex --version 20.0.0.228

To upgrade Flash Player ActiveX, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade flashplayeractivex --version 20.0.0.228

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'flashplayeractivex'
    $version = '20.0.0.228'
    $installArgs = '/quiet /norestart REMOVE_PREVIOUS=YES'
    $url = 'http://download.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/licensing/win/install_flash_player_20_active_x.msi'
    
    $majorVersion = ([version] $version).Major
    
    $alreadyInstalled = Get-WmiObject -Class Win32_Product | Where-Object {
      $_.Name -eq "Adobe Flash Player $majorVersion ActiveX" -and
      $_.Version -eq $version
    }
    
    try {
    
      $allRight = $true
    
    
      if ([System.Environment]::OSVersion.Version -ge '6.2') {
        $allRight = $false
        Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName $('Your Windows version is not ' +
          'suitable for this package. This package is only for Windows XP to Windows 7')
      }
    
      if (Get-Process iexplore -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) {
        $allRight = $false
        Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName 'Internet Explorer is running. ' +
          'The installation will fail an 1603 error. ' +
          'Close Internet Explorer and reinstall this package.'
      }
    
      if ($alreadyInstalled) {
        $allRight = $false
        Write-Output "Adobe Flash Player ActiveX for IE $version is already installed."
      }
    
      if ($allRight) {
        Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName 'msi' $installArgs $url
      }
    
    } catch {
      Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName $($_.Exception.Message)
      throw
    }
    

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Dependencies

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Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Adobe Systems Incorporated

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Flash Player ActiveX 27.0.0.183 153646 Wednesday, October 25, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 27.0.0.170 72319 Monday, October 16, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 27.0.0.159 52824 Tuesday, October 10, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 27.0.0.130 146238 Tuesday, September 12, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 26.0.0.151 142002 Tuesday, August 8, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 26.0.0.137 126133 Tuesday, July 11, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 26.0.0.131 105493 Friday, June 16, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 26.0.0.126 26624 Tuesday, June 13, 2017 approved
Flash Player ActiveX 25.0.0.171 126054 Tuesday, May 9, 2017 approved
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