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but i'm really crap at anything to do with computers. If Flash cannot run, you will get that message. This created "Copy of Flash9.ocx" which I then renamed to "Flash.ocx." (Thus I had "Flash.ocx" and "Flash9.ocx", both the same file with a different name in the same directory.) Everything in HELP!!! 18-02-2008,07:09 AM #2 wratterus View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Unknown Device Join Date Apr 2007 Location Top of the South Posts 11,898 Re: Error Message "Could not my review here

Once this is done go to [url]http://www.adobe.com/shockwave/download/download.cgi?P1_Prod_Version=ShockwaveFl[/url] ash and it will install the complete version instead of the updates which have been problematic. Typical MS. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 6. never thought of copying it and renaming though. weblink

rmklotz4, Jan 15, 2007 #5 bonk Banned Joined: Sep 8, 2005 Messages: 11,098 It's probably because that's a old screen saver and has not been updated to run in the new Now that I've worked around it, it's not a big issue but I'd still like to know if anyone knows what could be wrong. All rights reserved. To use Google Groups Discussions, please enable JavaScript in your browser settings, and then refresh this page. .

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Thanks Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Budapest Budapest Bleepin' Cynic Moderator 23,502 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:08:19 AM Posted 05 Click here to join today! If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. I went to C:\WINDOWS\system32\Macromed\Flash and copied "Flash9.ocx" and then pasted it back in the same directory.

svtdragon Guest August 10th,06:29 AM #13 Re: could not find flash.ocx Copy & Rename "flash9.ocx" to "flash.ocx"... But their products are always top-notch and well-supported.) Hope this helps. Make sure that you uncheck the Free Google Toolbar (optional) first if you don't want it.http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/Tufenuf Report • #8 lh January 5, 2010 at 11:27:46 Thank you both for your help.I http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/145481/error-msg-could-not-find-the-macromedia-flash/ Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More...

Does anyone have any ideas where I might get new Nature Screensavers that does not use Macromedia Flash? Just thought I would pass that on in case anyone had the same situation. Then when you browse for IE and slect the directory for plug-ins (which Macromedia asks for) it dislays the message plug-ins not found in the directory (although the folder is clearly This created "Copy of Flash9.ocx" which I then renamed to "Flash.ocx." (Thus I had "Flash.ocx" and "Flash9.ocx", both the same file with a different name in the same directory.) or could

Reply With Quote May 27th, 2007,02:50 PM #15 stewart borland View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Virtual Resident Join Date Sep 2004 Location Glencoe, Highlands of Scotland Posts 755 Found This Site All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. Once this is done go to download Flash Player 9 and it will install the complete version instead of the updates which have been problematic. Feedback Doctor's Lounge « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Information Users Browsing this Thread There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests) Posting Permissions

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rmklotz4, Jan 15, 2007 #3 bonk Banned Joined: Sep 8, 2005 Messages: 11,098 Can you try rolling back to before you installed the new version of adobe flash player....and that would Please type your message and try again. Uninstall Flash Player(s), use the 'uninstaller' , then reinstall. note; you are not removing anything only duplicating one file and renaming the new file ArgelD Quick Navigation PressF1 Top Forums PressF1 PC World Chat Site Areas Settings Private Messages

Back to top #4 Nickat Night Nickat Night Topic Starter Members 34 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Somewhere in the hills of Vermont Local time:06:19 PM Posted 07 May 2008 - 09:05 Stay logged in Sign up now! It also sounds like you do not care about (have not missed seeing) the Flash content.

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Show 22 replies 1. Join Date Jun 2001 Location Albuquerque, NM USA Posts 14,686 stewart borland--In addition to having Flash Player installed on your PC, Flash Player often needs an ActiveX control to run. It occured when the screensaver tried to come on. then do the previously mentioned fix.

Yeah! I haven't change anything on the screensaver (i have used the same one for 4 years)Just a thought on the screensaver. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 20. If you find you have Flash installed, you should uninstall it per this reference http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/knowled...fm?id=tn_14157 Once uninstalled, you should no longer get the error message.

PCWorld Home Forum Today's Posts FAQ Calendar Community Groups Albums Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links View Forum Leaders Who's Online What's New? Readin your post about how the message pops up every 2-3 minutes made me realize it only happens when I'm away from the computer for a while (at least in my