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Should I remove Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit?

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Global Rank #23,990
United States Rank #36,000
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Versions

VersionDistribution
13.0.0.214 62.50%
13.0.0.206 37.50%

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Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit

What is Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit?

Cross-platform plugin plays animations, videos and sound files in .SWF format.

Overview

Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit is a software program developed by Adobe Systems. The most common release is 13.0.0.214, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 44.1 MB (46,244,880 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 15% of users of Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Egypt and Russia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com
Help link: www.adobe.com/go/flashplayer_support
Installation folder: C:\Windows\System32\macromed\flash
Uninstaller: C:\Windows\system32\Macromed\Flash\Uninstall.exe -maintain
Estimated size: 44.1 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit

  • FlashUtil64_13_0_0_214_Plugin.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller (Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 13.0 r0)
  • FlashUtil64_14_0_0_145_Plugin.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 14.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_14_0_0_179_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_15_0_0_152_Plugin.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 15.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_15_0_0_189_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_15_0_0_239_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_16_0_0_235_Plugin.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 16.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_16_0_0_296_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_16_0_0_305_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_17_0_0_134_pepper.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 17.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_17_0_0_134_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_17_0_0_190_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_18_0_0_209_Plugin.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 18.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_18_0_0_232_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_20_0_0_267_pepper.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Installer/Uninstaller 20.0 r0
  • FlashUtil64_20_0_0_267_Plugin.exe
  • FlashUtil64_20_0_0_286_pepper.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • FlashUtil_ActiveX.exe - Adobe® Flash® Player Utility
  • FlashUtil_ActiveX.dll - Flash Player Helper (Adobe Flash Player Helper 14.0 r0)
  • Flash.ocx - Shockwave Flash (Adobe Flash Player 14.0 r0)
  • Flash64_13_0_0_206.ocx - Adobe Flash Player 13.0 r0
  • Flash64_13_0_0_214.ocx
  • NPSWF64_13_0_0_206.dll - Shockwave Flash 13.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_13_0_0_214.dll
  • NPSWF64_14_0_0_145.dll - Shockwave Flash 14.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_14_0_0_179.dll
  • NPSWF64_15_0_0_152.dll - Shockwave Flash 15.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_15_0_0_189.dll
  • NPSWF64_15_0_0_239.dll
  • NPSWF64_16_0_0_235.dll - Shockwave Flash 16.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_16_0_0_296.dll
  • NPSWF64_16_0_0_305.dll
  • NPSWF64_17_0_0_134.dll - Shockwave Flash 17.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_17_0_0_190.dll
  • NPSWF64_18_0_0_209.dll - Shockwave Flash 18.0 r0
  • NPSWF64_18_0_0_232.dll
  • NPSWF64_20_0_0_267.dll - Shockwave Flash 20.0 r0
  • pepflashplayer64_17_0_0_134.dll
  • pepflashplayer64_20_0_0_267.dll
  • pepflashplayer64_20_0_0_286.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Startup Files (User Run Once)
  • FlashUtil64_14_0_0_145_Plugin.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'FlashPlayerUpdate' which loads as C:\Windows\system32\Macromed\Flash\FlashUtil64_14_0_0_145_ActiveX.exe -update activex.
  • FlashUtil64_13_0_0_214_Plugin.exe is loaded once in the current user (HKCU) registry as a startup file name 'FlashPlayerUpdate' which loads as C:\Windows\system32\Macromed\Flash\FlashUtil64_13_0_0_214_ActiveX.exe -update activex.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

FlashUtil64_13_0_0_214_Plugin.exe
Memory:3.94 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0093569604%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00642618%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00293078%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:13,736,203
8,062,084 average
Switches/sec:356
70 average
I/O reads/min:4.55 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:40 Bytes
105.02 KB average
FlashUtil_ActiveX.exe
Memory:3.25 MB
Total CPU:0.0131854521%
Kernel CPU:0.00078947%
User CPU:0.01239598%
CPU cycles/sec:1,006,451
Switches/sec:212
I/O reads/min:1.12 KB
I/O writes/min:169 Bytes

How do I remove Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Adobe Flash Player 13 ActiveX & Plugin 64-bit.

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 52%
Win 7 8%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#23,990

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 51.67%
Windows 7 48.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.67%
Windows 8.1 Pro 22.50%
Windows 7 Professional 10.00%
Windows 8.1 10.00%
Windows 8.1 Enterprise 5.83%
Windows 8 Pro 3.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

14.63% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 14.63%
  Egypt 8.13%
  Russia 6.50%
  India 6.50%
  DZ 6.50%
  IQ 6.50%
  Brazil 4.88%
  Philippines 3.25%
  TN 2.44%
  BY 2.44%
  CM 2.44%
  BD 2.44%
  Iran 2.44%
  Turkey 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.72%
Dell 20.22%
Acer 16.85%
Lenovo 14.61%
ASUS 8.99%
GIGABYTE 5.62%
Toshiba 5.62%
Samsung 3.37%
Common models
HP ProBook 4540s 2.86%
HP Pavilion TS 15 Noteboo... 2.86%
Dell Inspiron 3521 2.86%
Dell Vostro 2521 2.86%
ASUS All Series 1.90%
ASUSTeK K55VD 1.90%

About Adobe Systems

Adobe Systems Incorporated is computer program company focused on the creation of multimedia & creativity program products, with a more-recent foray towards rich Net application program development.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com

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