How do I install adobe flash update on my Mac if Adobe rejects my password?

I've tried multiple times to install Adobe Flash update on my Macbook but my password keeps getting rejected? HELP.

You don't need your Apple password; you need your Mac's administrator password: https://forums.adobe.com/thread/1619850

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