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Window 10 won't allow me to update Modzilla Adobe Flash. Keeps directing me to use Edge. Any work around

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Trying to update my adobe flash in Modzilla but window 10 keeps directing me to use edge. I've keep getting a lost connection message then an edge tutorial shows up. Want to use modzilla, not a fan of edge. Any help?

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The green screen is an old problem with the Flash plugin. As a workaround, you can disable the plugin from using hardware acceleration:

On a site with Flash, right-click the media and choose Settings, then the first mini-tab and uncheck the box to use hardware acceleration.

More information in this support article from Adobe:

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Thanks for the advice but when I right click on a site with flash I don't get an option for settings. I get save page, select all, view page source, etc.

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The Flash Player is installed on your system and not in Firefox like a Extension or complete Theme is.

Download the NPAPI version and not the ActiveX version. Make sure Firefox is completely closed first before trying to install Flash Player.