Adobe recommends that all Flash Player users on supported systems upgrade to the most recent version. You can get the most recent version of Flash Player from the Flash Player Download Center.

Archived Flash Player versions for developers

If you are a developer who is testing a site using different versions of Flash Player, download them from the list below.

For regular use, download the most current version from the Flash Player Download Center.


For instructions on removing Flash Player, see Uninstall Flash Player. Restart your computer before you install a different version of the player.

Switching between versions

Archived versions

Adobe Technical Support doesn't provide support for installation or use of earlier versions, which you can download from the list below. For a description of files provided in each zipped archive, see the included readme.txt file.

The following table shows the most recent version supported on various operating systems. (When more than one version of a release is posted below, the most recent one has the highest number after the second dot.)

Most recent version of Flash Player supportedOperating system
Flash Player Download Center
  • Mac OS X 10.4+ (Intel processor)
  • Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008
  • Red Hat 5+
  • Open SUSE 11+
  • Ubuntu 9.10+
Flash Player
  • Solaris x86 and Sparc
Flash Player
  • Windows 2000
  • Mac OS X 10.4+ (Power PC processor)
Flash Player 9 (most recent)
  • Mac OS X 10.1-10.3
  • Windows 98, Windows ME
  • Red Hat 3&4
  • Novell SUSE 9.x or 10.1
Flash Player 7
  • Mac Classic (9 and earlier)
  • Windows 95, Windows NT
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS v.3 & Red Hat Linux 9
  • Sun Java Desktop System 1.0
Mobile operating systemsOperating system
Certified Devices

Playerglobal.swc archives

Flash Player archives

Release and Content Debugger archives

Flash Player for Android 4.0 archives

Flash Player for Android 2.x and 3.x archives

Older Archives


Except as expressly provided otherwise in an agreement between you and Adobe, all players are provided "AS IS" without warranty of any kind, for testing purposes only. Distribution of these players is prohibited except as expressly provided otherwise in an agreement between you and Adobe.

In no event is Adobe liable for any special, indirect, or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from the loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action for breach of contract or warranty or tort (including negligence) arising out of or in connection with the information or software.

Adobe can change the information, software, and technical specification at any time and without notice.

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