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An APP (game) wants me to update Flash. My computer is "blocking this plug-in". What is it? Need it?

Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

I was playing Facebook Games. I can no longer access them because they want me to update FLASH. I tried and my computer refuses to load FLASH because it is a "plug-in". I checked my program list and can't find FLASH. Is this a necessary program? What does it do? Can it harm my computer? I am a senior with limited savey but a enjoy my laptop computer. Can someone help?

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An APP (game) wants me to update Flash. My computer is "blocking this plug-in". What is it? Need it?

@Sluis

 

Welcome to HP Support Forum. Please perform a clean install Flash Player:

   https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

 

What is Flash Player, please read

 

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Flash_Player

 

Without Flash Player many youtubs, games online .... won't run.

Regards.

BH
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