How to Uninstall Adobe Flash Player

By Pallab Dutta

Adobe updates its free downloadable programs and applications from time to time. If you are running an old version of Adobe Flash Player, or it is giving you any problem, then uninstall it first before installing the current or latest Adobe Flash Player with all the enhancements and added features.

Step 1

Click the "Start Menu" button located on the left bottom of the task bar of your computer.

Step 2

Scroll to "Control Panel" and click on it.

Step 3

Click on the "Uninstall a Program" link under Programs from the list of control menus or features displayed on the Control Panel window.

Step 4

Select "Adobe Flash Player" from the list of programs which open ups. Right-click on "Adobe Flash Player." Click the pop-up that says "Uninstall. " Uninstalling Adobe Flash Player will take a few minutes.

Tips & Warnings

  • Restart the computer to ensure that the operation has been conducted successfully.