From: MAP on
Installing both flash and shockwave from macromedia will not hurt
anything,even if its already installed the download might be a newer version
of it.I'm running XP and have no problems with it.

Mike Pawlak

Casey wrote:
> Thank you for that I will check her CD
> Casey.
> "Andrew Murray" <Noadmurray(a)> wrote in message
> news:4316c79c$0$506$5a62ac22(a)
>> If flash is not installed then it should be on the Windows CD if
>> indeed it comes with Windows at all - install through 'add/remove
>> new programs' and under the "multimedia" category, it should be
>> there.
>> "Casey" <casey(a)> wrote in message
>> news:nWvRe.18576$FA3.14701(a)
>>> Thank you for responding. I have Windows XP, and apparently after
>>> reading this site Flash player comes installed already. I had never
>>> seen it on my computer but I just did a search and found it in
>>> Windows Explorer, I'm sorry but I didn't know. However, at this
>>> site there is a link for Macromedia Shock and that took me to the
>>> download page for that, it also says that XP has problems with it.
>>> I am asking also for a friend who was unable to view animations on
>>> a web page. She has a new computer so Flash should be already
>>> installed (I think), does she need Macromedia Shock as well. I've
>>> searched my computer and I don't seem to have Shock, and I can view
>>> the site she can't view. Your advice would be appreciated.
>>> Thank You,
>>> Casey.
>>> "MAP" <mikepawlak2REM(a)> wrote in message
>>> news:uruFptnrFHA.528(a)TK2MSFTNGP09.phx.gbl...
>>>> Casey wrote:
>>>>> Would someone please tell me where I can download Macromedia Flash
>>>>> Player without having to install the Yahoo toolbar.
>>>>> Many thanks,
>>>>> Casey
>>>> --
>>>> Mike Pawlak