flash player 10 will flash a flash 7 swf.
the CD is probably hard-coded to look for 'flash.ocx'.. But the naming of the Flash Player activex control changed to a lettering scheme I think in Flash Player 9.
Other folks have worked around this by renaming the flash OCX control for later versions back to the older file naming. Check this thread:
(and obviously we don't officialy support that technique)
You might have the lastest operating system, although your system requriements might be out of date. Check below:
- 1GHz or faster processor
- Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 (Service Pack 3 recommended) or Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 (certified for 32-bit Windows XP and Windows Vista)
- 1GB of RAM
- 3.5GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on flash-based storage devices)
- 1,024x768 display (1,280x800 recommended) with 16-bit video card
- DVD-ROM drive
- QuickTime 7.1.2 software required for multimedia features
- Broadband Internet connection required for online services
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