. Flash Player finally gets automatic updates final flash topic for you .. Flash Player finally gets automatic updates : on geek.com : http://www.geek.com/articles/news/flash-player-finally-gets-automatic-updates-20120329/ 'Version 126.96.36.199, of the ubiquitous plug-in finally introduces an automatic update option — at least if you’re using a Windows computer. A preferences screen is presented once the installation completes, and users can choose whether to let Flash Player keep itself updated, receive notifications, or disable all update checking and surf with reckless abandon.' .. Hmm, I don't want this for me, because I don't want the extra process in the background. probably .. .