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Is Silverlight a Flash/Java replacement?

  1. #1


    Sharon T Guest

    Is Silverlight a Flash/Java replacement?

    Is Silverlight meant to replace Flash and (or) Java? I uninstalled Java and
    Flash, installed Silverlight...but websites tell me I need to install Adobe
    Flash.


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  2. #2


    Charlie Wilkes Guest

    Re: Is Silverlight a Flash/Java replacement?

    On Wed, 16 May 2007 10:47:54 +0800, Sharon T wrote:

    > Is Silverlight meant to replace Flash and (or) Java? I uninstalled Java
    > and Flash, installed Silverlight...but websites tell me I need to
    > install Adobe Flash.


    It's a competing format, not interchangeable, so you still need Flash.

    Charlie

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  3. #3


    Sharon T Guest

    Re: Is Silverlight a Flash/Java replacement?

    Oh I see. Thanks!

    "Charlie Wilkes" <charlie_wilkes@users.easynews.com> wrote in message
    newsan.2007.05.16.03.14.01@users.easynews.com...
    > On Wed, 16 May 2007 10:47:54 +0800, Sharon T wrote:
    >
    >> Is Silverlight meant to replace Flash and (or) Java? I uninstalled Java
    >> and Flash, installed Silverlight...but websites tell me I need to
    >> install Adobe Flash.

    >
    > It's a competing format, not interchangeable, so you still need Flash.
    >
    > Charlie



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