As Adobe has released a new version of Flash Player today, I thought I should share how you can update or install Flash Player without using Adobe Download Manager (DLM).
Simply use the link for the browser you want to update below. You can also bookmark them as they will always return the current version.
[Update: Links have changed with Flash Player 11 – Thanks to Explorer]
For Internet Explorer:
For any other browser (Firefox etc.)
To test if the installation was successful and if you have the updated version, go to this page: