October 17 2016
Adobe’s Flash has a big target, a recent news shows that one of the players, allows the attackers to compromise protection of your computer and it has been for sale for the last couple of years. Flash is vanishing away, and every person will uninstall it in the future. Here are some of the necessary steps to get away by using a browser’s built-in plug-in on Windows, Mac OS X, Chrome or Linux:
Chrome has a bundle of plug-ins that needs to get removed, if you want to get rid of this plug-ins, you have to visit the settings option on the browser. To disable it, you have to simply plug chrome://plugins/ into Google Chrome’s location and press ‘Enter.’ Now click the ‘Disable’ link under the Adobe Flash Player plug-in.
· Internet Explorer - (Windows 8, 8.1, and 10):
Microsoft now comprises of a Flash plug-in along with Windows. This is used by various Internet Explorer browsers on Windows 8 &8.1, and with the Internet Explorer browser on Windows 10.
To uninstall the built-in Flash plug-in for Internet Explorer on new versions of Windows, just open Internet Explorer, click the gear menu, & then select ‘Manage add-ons.’Just click the Show box and select ‘All add-ons.’ You have to Locate ‘Shockwave Flash Object’ under ‘Microsoft Windows Third Party Application Component,’ select it, and click the ‘Disable’ button. You can even uninstall the built-in Flash plug-in via group policy.
· Microsoft Edge on Windows 10
Microsoft Edge hasa built-in Flash plug-in, too. In fact, this is the only browser plug-in Edge can run smoothly. To disable it, you have to just click the menu button and select ‘Settings.’Now, scroll down to the bottom of the Settings panel and click on ‘View advanced settings.’ Set the ‘Use Adobe Flash Player’ slider to ‘Off.’
· Browsers on Mac OS X
To uninstall the Flash plug-ins on a Mac, you have to visit Adobe’s website and download the Flash plug-in uninstaller. Now run the uninstaller to remove Flash from Mac. If you are not sure whether you have Flash installed on Mac and you do not need it, just download the uninstaller directly and try to uninstall the same.
If you are using Ubuntu, Linux Mint &Debian and you installed it from the software repositories; you can uninstall it by running some special commands in a terminal.
So, you have seen some of the best steps to uninstall Flash from different browsers, if you think that the steps still are not clear, you can call the highly-skilled professionals by dialing Adobe Customer Service Number to fetch the best of their services.