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Flash Player Plugin

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 11/8/2016.

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.

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

C:\> choco install flashplayerplugin --version

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

C:\> choco upgrade flashplayerplugin --version


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    ### functions
    function Check-SoftwareInstalled ($displayName, $displayVersion) {
      $registryPaths = @(
      return Get-ItemProperty $registryPaths -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | Where-Object {
        $_.DisplayName -eq $displayName -and $_.DisplayVersion -eq $displayVersion
    ### end functions
    $packageName = 'flashplayerplugin'
    $version = ''
    $installArgs = '/quiet /norestart REMOVE_PREVIOUS=YES'
    $url = ''
    $majorVersion = ([version] $version).Major
    $alreadyInstalled = Check-SoftwareInstalled "Adobe Flash Player $majorVersion NPAPI" $version
    if ($alreadyInstalled) {
      Write-Output $(
        "Adobe Flash Player NPAPI (for non-IE browsers) v$version " +
        "is already installed. No need to download and install it again."
    } else {
      Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName 'msi' $installArgs $url

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Software Author(s)

  • Adobe Systems Incorporated


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Flash Player Plugin 2365908 Tuesday, August 13, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 2642409 Tuesday, July 9, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1956868 Tuesday, June 11, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1666154 Tuesday, May 14, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1911535 Tuesday, April 9, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1299186 Tuesday, March 12, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1056484 Tuesday, February 12, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 1181126 Tuesday, January 8, 2019 approved
Flash Player Plugin 845410 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 approved
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