For some time now I haven’t been able to install the latest Flash from Adobe, but every time I tried it would fail to install and the error message would reference this tech note: http://www.adobe.com/go/tn_19166. Recently I really wanted to so I could try out PhotoJoy (post about this later). And of course, the information provided there did not resolve anything. The actual error in the dialog had something to do with registering "Flash10c.ocx" After searching and searching, I stumbled upon this @ WinVistaTips (I was experiencing this issue on WinXP) that led me to this Adove TechNote that has a 9 step process to resolve the issue that actually works. Now tell me, how comes Adobe can’t update their tn_19166 with the working information or link to the working information?
I hope this post can save some quite a head ache.
Below are the 9 steps: