Beginning in Windows 8, Microsoft embeds Flash Player in Internet Explorer. In order to update Flash Player, you must install the Internet Explorer for Flash Player updates, via Windows Updates. Depending on what updates are installed, Windows does require a system restart.
These pages provide more information:
- How do I install Flash Player on Windows 8?
- Flash Player Issues | Windows 8
- This page contains links at the bottom to update Internet Explorer without going through the Windows Update process.
Like I mentioned before, it updates automatically and it says I have the latest update but when I try to play a game I get the same message. If I restart it solves it sometimes but not always