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Laptop having problems playing flash content (pls help)

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I have a Dell studio laptop (6 months ago top of the range)

Installed flash through the adobe website, but it is having problems playing flash, some web pages just will not show video.

could this be a security type question as my security settings are to high, or is it something else.

Windows 7
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by:goldsix
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1. Do you have the latest version of Flash add-on installed? If not so, try to load it again from Adobe.
2. Do you encountered any update promotion when try to open webpage with flash file, if so, just click to update it.
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by:nathan1038
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I believe that I have done all those things and are still having problems
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MinoDC earned 2000 total points
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Go to :

Internet Explore -> Option -> Security tab and click on Internet

next click on Default Level button


or you can view here if you have made many changes :

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Reset-Internet-Explorer-7-settings
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by:sfossupport
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Have you run this under both firefox and ie to see if its a browser security setting and not your installation of flash ? Do you have all the latest ie
patches ?
   
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