Updating flash player for vista 32
Step 3: Close all running applications including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Instant Messaging Software (i.e.Live Messenger, AIM, Yahoo Messenger, MSN Messenger, Skype, etc.).
Step 2: Save the file to your Desktop or Downloads folder.Step 8: Then go to the normal Adobe Flash Player Installation page and install (link will open in a new window or tab).[UPDATED LINK OF 16/01/2012] Note that this is a large download 157MB: Click here Step 9 (Vista users only): Then navigate your way to this folder: Computer Click on the ‘everyone’ account or your own Windows account profile, and the button called ‘edit’ and then tick the box called ‘allow full control’ and also choose your own Windows local account name to have full control.My windows vista 32-bit system will not correctly load adobe flash player.I have tried about 30 different things including uninstalling and reinstalling using adobes uninstall and installer.Step 12 (Vista users only): Repeat this process for the file ‘Flash Util10a’.
Step 13 (Both XP & Vista): Try this Flash video and see if it plays. So after much user feedback about this issue, it appeared that some Windows Vista users were still having trouble.
Look in the bottom-right of the system tray / taskbar to make sure the you have truly quit them and that they are not running silently in the background.
This is because they tend to use the Flash Player too and the tool cannot remove files that are in use.
Digging around on the Internet did not help either, instead I just found irate users like me.
So I quickly realised that it was time to put the thinking hat on again and troubleshoot the problem for myself.
My first port of call was to try my fix from back in 2007.