Windows 10: Adobe Reader and Flash for IE11 in W10?


  1. Posts : 47
    W10 Pro 64, version 1709
       04 Apr 2017 #1

    Adobe Reader and Flash for IE11 in W10?


    I'm running IE11 in W10, but does IE11 use Adobe Reader and Flash player like it does in W7? I read that Edge doesn't, but I couldn't find anything for sure about IE11 in W10.
    Last edited by DC10; 04 Apr 2017 at 04:51.
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    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       04 Apr 2017 #2

    Both Edge and IE can use Flash, but as the IE in W10 is built in (not installed separately) you cannot update Flash yourself, the updates for Flash in IE/Edge are supplied by Microsoft through the automatic windows update.

    Edge has its own built-in pdf reader. IE can use add-ons as before, Adobe's or others.
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  3. Posts : 47
    W10 Pro 64, version 1709
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       05 Apr 2017 #3

    OK so it's alright to install Reader in IE. Thanks Bree.
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