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Old Aug 17, 2012, 04:03 PM   #1
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Microsoft silverlight..

whats the main purpose for it... and do we need to have it on... a few times its asked me to update it... but am i better off deleting it?
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 04:05 PM   #2
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whats the main purpose for it... and do we need to have it on... a few times its asked me to update it... but am i better off deleting it?
Microsoft Silverlight

Some web pages may not function properly without it. It's OK to update it.
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Old Aug 17, 2012, 05:17 PM   #3
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whats the main purpose for it... and do we need to have it on... a few times its asked me to update it... but am i better off deleting it?
You don't need it at all unless there is some specific website you visit that requires it, which is pretty rare. Probably the most common site/task that requires Silverlight is Netflix video playback. You don't need it to use the Netflix site, just to stream their videos to your computer.
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