To help troubleshoot we'll need the following system information:
When troubleshooting problems with Internet Explorer, we recommend you review the steps outlined in these two FAQs:
I have windows 7
I have installed adobe flash player 11 activeX (it is showing in my control panel list of programs as 6MB)
Did you run through the two FAQ's I referenced above? Was Shockwave Flash enabled in your add-ons dialog? Was ActiveX filtering disabled?