Trying to use ViewPDF macro

When using the macro ViewPDF macro to embed a PDF on Internet Explorer the following message is displayed on the page

You need flash player installed to preview ppt and pdf files

There is no issue in firefox

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After contacting confluence support it seems to be a bug and now is awaiting a fix https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONF-27305

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Hi,

May I know what is the version of Confluence you are running? As it seems to have a known issue with older versions of Confluence.

Thanks in advance.

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The PDF is displayed through flash. You just have to install flash player in IE.

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We are using Confluence 4.2.2, we do have flash installed in IE.

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We are using Confluence 4.2.2, we do have flash installed in IE.

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