Windows 10 will release its "update for the removal of Adobe Flash Player" in July to reach all computers

Microsoft is preparing to release two more Windows 10 updates that They will arrive in June and July and they will permanently eliminate the Adobe Flash Player.

As published by ZDnet, update KB4577586 called "Update for Adobe Flash Player removal"It has been available as an optional update since October and is now ready for wider rollout.


The slow disappearance of Adoble Flash Player

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Flash Player officially reached end of life on December 31, 2020. But the death of this technology is being so slow and agonizing that it does not just see the end. In December, Adobe released the latest scheduled update for the Adobe Flash Plugin.

Through Windows Latest, Microsoft updated an old blog post detailing its Flash removal plans, which it now says will culminate in the update that will be released in the next security versions and that will be directed to the older versions of Windows 10.

The rise and fall of Flash, the technology that will die in 4 months after being the most popular on the WWW

So Windows plans for June and July


As of June 2021, KB4577586 "Update for Adobe Flash Player removal"It will be included in the preview update for Windows 10, version 1809 and higher platforms. It will also be included in each of the subsequent Cumulative Updates, Microsoft said.

On the other hand, "as of July 2021, KB4577586 "Update for Adobe Flash Player Removal" will be included in the latest cumulative update for Windows 10, versions 1607 and Windows 10, version 1507. The KB will also be included in the Monthly Rollup and in the Security Update (Security Only) for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Embedded 8 Standard ".

What's more, Windows 10 version 21H1 or May 2021 update will be out anytime. And it won't come with Flash Player, clearly. Microsoft notes that when users upgrade to version 21H1 or later, Flash will be removed.

KB4577586 still an optional update to install for now. Once installed, the update that removes Flash cannot be uninstalled.