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do I need Shockwave and Adobe both?

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shockwave sometimes holds up loading of websites. just need to know if i need both Adobe and shockwave both or can shockwave be deleted?

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You only need Adobe Flash. no shockwave.

download it from here

https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

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You only need Adobe Flash. no shockwave.

download it from here

https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

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thank you very much for your help. hope you have a great evening

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Note the there is the Flash plugin also known as Shockwave Flash and Shockwave for Director that is hardly used these days, so do not confuse the two.