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What does the FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe file do?

The FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe process is also known as Adobe Flash Player (Version 18.0 r0) and is a part of Shockwave Flash. This software is produced by Adobe Systems (www.adobe.com). An obsolete or defective version of FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe Adobe Flash Player

FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe is found in a subdirectory of C:\Windows. The file size is 3,423,944 bytes.
This particular software does not appear as a visible window, but only in Task Manager. The FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232 file has a digital signature. This confirms that the producer has been registered with a certificate authority. This file was developed by a so-called third party provider - and not by Microsoft. The FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232 file possesses a digital signature from Verisign.com, which should confirm its trustworthiness. FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe is capable of interpret keystrokes, supervise programs as well as Change the behavior of other applications. For this reason, 25% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232?

The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.

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How to uninstall Shockwave Flash

To remove Adobe Flash Player from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. You find it in the lower left corner of the taskbar.
  2. Type the word uninstall.
  3. Click Add or remove programs.
  4. Now locate Shockwave Flash in the list of displayed applications.
  5. Click the program, and then click Uninstall.
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How to tell if FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe (Adobe Flash Player) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of Adobe Flash Player. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for Adobe Flash Player or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or FlashPlayerPlugin_18_0_0_232.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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