How to Uninstall Flash Player 10 on Mac or Windows XP/Vista

By Sidharth | Ideas

block-flash-addon.jpgTo watch videos or to run application we have to use Adobe Flash player which is a popular technology embedded in applications. But sometimes the app loses it’s functionality due to various reasons and therefore we have to uninstall flash player! Here is an easy way to do it, thanks to Adobe!

Why you need to uninstall Flash player 10

An flash update happens frequently just to fix older bugs, but it also introduces newer features that can be buggy. So, if you have any flash player that seems to be buggy then it is better to uninstall and re-install different version of flash player.

Another reason can be of the corrupted flash player or if you want to install flash on chrome browser then you have to remove flash player.

Completely uninstall Flash player from Computer

Like I said, uninstalling flash player can be useful and making a fresh installation will make bring life to a non-working application on your browser. So if you’re facing such issues then download adobe flash uninstaller which will completely remove flash player from your computer.

Before that, make sure all the running applications that uses flash are closed (Internet browser such as Firefox, IE.. and Messenger such as Yahoo! MSN.. ). For Windows XP, or Windows Vista adobe flash uninstaller – click here to download.

Uninstall Flash player 9 or Flash player 10 – Download Adobe flash uninstallers For Mac

  • Mac OS 8.x, 9.x: Download (33 KB)
  • Mac OS X, version 10.2 and below: Download (1.3 MB)
  • Mac OS X, version 10.3 and above: Download (258 KB)

After downloading flash installer, run the file and you’ll be asked whether you are sure to uninstall Adobe flash player. Click ‘Yes’ and flash player 10 or whichever version is installed on your computer will be uninstalled.

About the Author

Hi, I am Sidharth. Full-time blogger. Editor of Blogote. And a self-proclaimed geek!