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add on update checker giving false update

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When checking add ons it's telling me that I have an outdated plug in version of Adobe Reader and I should update, however, when I go to update it wants to install the same version I already have. According to what I read the plug in version I have is correct for my system. Would someone be able to clear up the confusion-thanks

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hello, the latest version (11.0.2 at the moment) is available here:

on this occasion please also update your flash plugin:

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Thanks for the prompt reply. I'm unable to upgrade to AR 11 because I'm using Vista and from what I've read V11 is not compatible with Vista, however, I was able to update to V10.1.6 which is the most current version of FP X. Even after upgrading to 10.1.6 the add on manager says I need to update. As for FP I have yet to upgrade to the most current version. I'm still using 11.3 because the last time I tried upgrading FP it didn't work correctly. I see FP is up to 11.6 but I've also read some people are having issues. Do you have any feedback on the latest version of FP? Thanks

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hello, though adobe isn't officially stating support of the reader XI for vista, i don't think there's any problem installing it, since vista is built on the same basis as windows 7&8.

as for the flash player - some problems were introduced when adobe has enabled the so-called "protected mode for firefox" within its plugin - this was in version 11.3 - so when you're already running 11.3, there shouldn't be any issues with updating to the latest version, rather to contrary since a number of fixes have landed in the subsequent versions of flash player which should address some issues...