On windows 10 you cannot do a true clean install, you can come close, but no cigar, uninstalling the integrated version that is native to Windows 10 could prove fatal to your system.
If you click on my name on these forums, then go to my sourceforge link in my profile then click under the green button browse all files. Go to the BAT version folder and grab either of the two files there, that should preform the closest think to a clean install of flash player(s) without deleting the OS files.
Hopefully that assists you
P.S. I hope you did not mess with the permissions of those file also try running windows updates
I tried both, but it didn't get anywhere.
1) did you fool, try to fool with, or try to modify the contents of C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Macromed , any of the sub folders or files in any way? IF you did it is beyond the scope of this forum. You can also try opening an elevated command prompt an use the following command:
If that does not work, you try two more times, re-booting between, You can also try running
Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
all that is outlined here in option 3:
2) Is this a browser or some kind of home brew application?
3) Windows update is the only way to uninstall or update flash player that is integrated into the operating system.