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How do I turn Firefox off

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I am trying to download Adobe Flashplayer and it is asking me to turn Firewall off. How do I do this please

Valerie Forshaw 00 44 1903 211090

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Installed Plug-ins

  • Default Plug-in
  • Google Update
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • GEPlugin
  • Picasa plugin
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.0.0
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:1.9.2.13) Gecko/20101203 Firefox/3.6.13

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cor-el
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Do you really mean the firewall or do you mean to close Firefox: File > Exit Firefox ?


Troubleshoot Flash Player installation for Windows:

Question owner

My question is quite clear. Adobe is asking me to close Firewall - thats all I know.

Anyway Adobe now seems to have downloaded BUT I would still like to know the answer to my question

Valerie

Hasan 477 solutions 5600 answers

Firewalls

Configuring Windows Firewall

Check and tell if its working.

the-edmeister
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"How do I turn Firefox off"
then you said
"... Adobe Flashplayer ... is asking me to turn Firewall off."

Clear as mud on a windscreen.

The Adobe Flash installer says to close Firefox, it says nothing about a firewall.

File > Exit or orange Firefox button > Exit - then wait a minute or so before running the Flash installer