I recently inadvertently downloaded what I thought was an update of flash player and now have adware. how do I get rid of it
Scan your system for malware; try http://www.malwarebytes.org/
I tried malawarebytes also adaware to n avail woud it be worth unistalling ei10 and flash player then reinstalling
No, I don't think this will get you rid of adware or other unwanted software.
But I am sorry, I am unable to help you with such issues; try http://forums.majorgeeks.com/forumdisplay.php?f=35