Windows Software Updates

Adobe Flash Player Update
Current Version 32.0.0.270 (Active X) 32.0.0.270 (Plugin) – Released October 9, 2019

You can check the version in Control Panels, Flash Player, Advanced tab.

Active-X (Internet Explorer) not needed in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
https://fpdownload.adobe.com/get/flashplayer/pdc/32.0.0.270/install_flash_player_32_active_x.msi

Plugin (Firefox and other Browsers)
https://fpdownload.adobe.com/get/flashplayer/pdc/32.0.0.270/install_flash_player_32_plugin.msi

Pepper Plugin (Chromium based and Opera)
https://fpdownload.adobe.com/get/flashplayer/pdc/32.0.0.270/install_flash_player_32_ppapi.msi

Double click the install_flash_player_32_active_x.msi and install_flash_player_32_plugin.msi and install_flash_player_32_ppapi.msi file in your Download folder to install.

Adobe announces end of life for Flash at the end of 2020.


Adobe Reader DC
Current Version 19.12.20040 – released August 22, 2019

You can check the version in Acrobat Reader, Help, About Reader DC

If you have any version of Adobe Reader DC download the update from:
https://ardownload2.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/AcrobatDC/1901220040/AcroRdrDCUpd1901220040.msp
Double click AcroRdrDCUpd1901220040.msp file in your Download folder to install the update.

For all older versions of Adobe Reader download 19.12.20036 from:
http://ardownload.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/win/AcrobatDC/1901220036/AcroRdrDC1901220036_en_US.exe
Double click the AcroRdrDC1901220036_en_US.exe in your Download folder to install the program.


Adobe Shockwave
Current Version 12.3.5.205 – released March 20, 2019

Adobe Shockwave support to end April 9, 2019, after which it will no longer be available for download.

You can check your version of Shockwave, by viewing the plugins in your browser.

Shockwave Player
https://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/shockwave/default/english/win95nt/latest/sw_lic_full_installer.msi

Double click the sw_lic_full_installer.msi in your Download folder to install.


CDBurnerXP
Current Version 4.5.8.7042 – released March 25, 2019

You can check the version in CDBurnerXP, Help, About CDBurnerXP.

https://download.cdburnerxp.se/msi/cdbxp_setup_4.5.8.7042.msi – 32 bit
https://download.cdburnerxp.se/msi/cdbxp_setup_x64_4.5.8.7042.msi – 64 bit

Double click cdbxp_setup_x64_4.5.8.7042.msi (64bit) or cdbxp_setup_4.5.8.7042.msi (32bit) to install or upgrade the program.


ClassicShell now OpenShell
Current Version 4.4.131 – released September 29, 2018

You can check the version right click the Windows Start button, choose Settings it will display the version of OpenShell that is installed

Download latest version from:
https://github.com/Open-Shell/Open-Shell-Menu/releases/download/v4.4.131/OpenShellSetup_4_4_131.exe
Moved to GitHub
https://github.com/NeoClassic-UI/Menu/releases

Double click the OpenShellSetup_4_4_131.exe file in your Download folder to install or update the program.


FileZilla
Current Version 3.45.1 – released September 25, 2019

You can check the version in FileZilla, choose Help, About FileZilla.

Download latest version from:
https://download.filezilla-project.org/client/FileZilla_3.45.1_win32-setup.exe – 32 Bit
https://download.filezilla-project.org/client/FileZilla_3.45.1_win64-setup.exe – 64 Bit

Double click the FileZilla_3.45.1_win32-setup.exe or FileZilla_3.45.1_win64-setup.exe file in your Download folder to install or update the program.


Firefox
Current Version 69.0.3 – released October 10, 2019

You can check the version in Firefox, choose the Menu, ? (Help), About Firefox.

Download the latest version from:
https://download.mozilla.org/?product=firefox-69.0.3-SSL&os=win&lang=en-US – 32 bit
https://download.mozilla.org/?product=firefox-69.0.3-SSL&os=win64&lang=en-US – 64 bit

Double click the Firefox Setup 69.0.3.exe file in your Download folder, to install or upgrade your copy of Firefox. For Windows XP and Vista you can use Extended Support Release 68.1.0.  You can also go to the Menu in Firefox and choose ? (Help) About Firefox and it will download the update for you and prompt you to restart Firefox to complete the installation.


GIMP – GNU image manipulation program
Current Version 2.10.12 – released June 12, 2019

You can check the version in GIMP, choose Help, About GIMP.

Download the latest version from:
https://download.gimp.org/mirror/pub/gimp/v2.10/windows/gimp-2.10.12-setup.exe

Double click gimp-2.10.12-setup.exe in your Download folder to install or update the program on your computer. GIMP works on Windows 7 or later.


Google Chrome
Current Version 77.0.3865.120 – released October 10, 2019

You can check the version in Google Chrome, go to the menu, choose About Google Chrome .

Normally updates happen in the background when you close and reopen your browser. However, if you haven’t closed your browser in a while you might see the Chrome menu on the browser change colors to green  green , orange orange , or red red . If you see green that means an update has been available for 2 days, orange – 4 days, and red – 7 or more days. To apply an available update, just follow the steps below.

  1. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select About Google Chrome. If there is a new version it will start to download.
  3. In the confirmation dialog that appears, click Restart. The browser saves your opened tabs and windows and reopens them automatically when it restarts. If you’d prefer not to restart right away, click Not now. The next time you restart your browser, the update will automatically be applied.

https://cloud.google.com/chrome-enterprise/browser/download/#chrome-browser-update – MSI for both 32 bit and 64 bit Windows


iCloud
Current Version 7.14 – released October 7, 2019

You can check the version in iCloud, upper right hand corner of the Control Panel.

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204283

Double click iCloudSetup.exe to install the latest version.


iTunes
Current Version 12.10.1.4 – released October 7, 2019

You can check the version in iTunes, Help, About iTunes.

http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/

Double click iTunes64Setup.exe (64bit) or iTunesSetup.exe (32bit) to install or upgrade the program.


Java
Java 8 Current Version 1.8.0_221 – released July 16, 2019

You can check the version by going into Control Panel, Java, General Tab, click About

You can download the update from:
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jre8-downloads-2133155.html – JRE 8

Click Accept License Agreement at the top of the list of files then click jre-8u221-windows-i586.exe. You can also download the 64 bit version as well (usually requires a 64 bit browser) jre-8u221-windows-x64.exe. After the file has downloaded go into your Download folder then double click jre-8u221-windows-i586.exe and jre-8u221-windows-x64.exe to install or upgrade your version of Java. Another way to upgrade Java is to go into Control Panel, Java, Update tab and click Check for Update and follow the steps to update your copy of Java.


Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
Current Version 2.2.1.1043 – released March 18, 2016
Current Version 3.8.3.2965 – released June 27, 2019

You can check the version by clicking help in the lower right, at the bottom of the details it will show the version.

https://downloads.malwarebytes.com/file/mbam_2x – 2.2.1.1043
https://downloads.malwarebytes.com/file/mb3/ – 3.8.3.2965

Double click the mbam-setup-2.2.1.1043.exe to install or update the program.
Double click the mb3-setup-*revision-number*.exe to install or update the program


Paint.NET
Current Version 4.2.5 – released October 1, 2019

You can check the version in Paint.NET choose Help “?”, about Paint.NET

https://www.dotpdn.com/files/paint.net.4.2.5.install.zip

Double click the paint.net.4.2.5.install.zip to open the zip file then double click paint.net.4.2.5.install.exe to install or update the program.


PeaZip
Current Version 6.9.2 – released September 1, 2019

http://www.peazip.org/downloads/peazip-6.9.2.WINDOWS.exe – 32bit
http://www.peazip.org/downloads/peazip-6.9.2.WIN64.exe – 64bit

Double click the peazip-6.9.2.WINDOWS.exe for 32bit or peazip-6.9.2.WIN64.exe file to install or update the program.


RealPlayer RealTimes
Current Version 18.1.18.202 – released September 6, 2019

You can check the version in RealPlayer, choose the menu, Help, About RealTimes

You can downlad the update from:

http://director.real.com/realplayer?type=rt_us&rppr=home

Double click the RealTimes-RealPlayer.exe file in your Download folder to install or upgrade the program, please note you can refuse any of the offered software, it is not necessary to install RealPlayer on your computer. You can upgrade your version of RealPlayer by going to the Menu and choose Check for Update.


QuickTime
Current Version 7.7.9 – released January 7, 2016
QuickTime is no longer being updated and should be removed from your computer, but some software requires QuickTime, such as Adobe’s Creative Cloud.  If you must have QuickTime for other software, be sure that you are using version 7.7.9, while it has 2 security issues it is the most secure.

https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA16-105A

You can check the version in QuickTime, Help, About Quicktime.

http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/

Double click QuickTimeInstaller.exe to install or upgrade the program.


Skype
Current Version 8.53.0.85 – released October 8, 2019 – Windows 7, 8.1, 10.

You can check the version in Skype, choose Help, About Skype

In Skype go to the Skype menu and choose Check For Updates, this will download the update and install the new version the next time your open Skype.

Or you can Download the latest version from:
https://go.skype.com/skype.download – EXE
https://go.skype.com/msi-download – MSI

Double click the Skype-8.53.0.85.exe or Skype-8.53.0.85.msi file in your Downloads folder to install or upgrade the program.


VLC
Current Version 3.0.8 – August 20, 2019

You can check the version in VLC go to Help, About VLC.

Download the latest version from:
http://get.videolan.org/vlc/3.0.8/win32/vlc-3.0.8-win32.exemsi – 32bit
http://get.videolan.org/vlc/3.0.8/win64/vlc-3.0.8-win64.exemsi – 64bit

Double click the vlc-3.0.8-win##.exe where ## is 32 for 32bit and 64 for 64bit edition to install or upgrade the program.


VirtualBox
Current Version 6.0.12 – September 4, 2019

You can check the version in VirtualBox choose Help, About VirtualBox

Download the latest version from:
https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.0.12/VirtualBox-6.0.12-133076-Win.exe

Double click the VirtualBox-6.0.12-133076-Win.exe to install or upgrade your software.