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Flash Player PPAPI

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 9/10/2019.

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 PPAPI, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install flashplayerppapi

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

C:\> choco upgrade flashplayerppapi


  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'flashplayerppapi'
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'msi'
      url           = ''
      silentArgs    = '/quiet /norestart REMOVE_PREVIOUS=YES'
      softwareName  = 'Flash Player PPAPI'
      checksum      = '726cd6a058405c35b3ec158b3d3d0fecd5c96c52bcd900f3f8b0dba7ac55e16e'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
    #installer automatically overrides existing PPAPI installation
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'flashplayerppapi'
    $programName = 'Adobe Flash Player PPAPI'
    $fileType = 'EXE'
    $silentArgs = '-uninstall pepperplugin'
    $key32 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
    $key64 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
    $key = @{64=$key64;32=$key32}[(Get-OSArchitectureWidth)]
    $uninstaller = Get-ChildItem $key | ForEach-Object{ Get-ItemProperty $_.PSPath } | Where-Object{ $_.PSChildName -match $programName }
    $uninstallString = $uninstaller.uninstallString -replace " -maintain pepperplugin",""
    if ($uninstallString) {
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $uninstallString

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Adobe Systems Incorporated


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Flash Player PPAPI 217201 Tuesday, August 13, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 212669 Tuesday, July 9, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 162575 Tuesday, June 11, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 188618 Tuesday, May 14, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 166338 Tuesday, April 9, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 130134 Tuesday, March 12, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 108263 Tuesday, February 12, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 97707 Tuesday, January 8, 2019 approved
Flash Player PPAPI 81771 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 approved
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