Adobe Shockwave Removal (Windows Only)

Effective April 9, 2019, Adobe has discontinued Adobe Shockwave player. Commonwealth of Virginia’s security standards require that the software plug-in be removed from all Mason-owned computers by Monday, July 8, 2019. Information Technology Services (ITS) will be removing Shockwave from all managed computers to meet the July deadline. For instructions on how to remove Shockwave from unmanaged computers by the July deadline, visit This change does not affect classroom or lab computers. For additional information, visit the Adobe website: