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Can't update Acrobat Reader

I've an old computer, windows Millinnium, I've Adobe Acrobat 6.0.6 when I try read some thing it tell me it needs to be updated, when I look for the updates I only get it for newer operating systems, all above 6.0.6 can mine be updated or is it to old?
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You may try to download a newer version of Acrobat Reader from http://www.adobe.com/fr/products/acrobat/readstep2.html ! Check before if your system configuration is not too old? The OS should accept also a newer version!

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Go to the following link and you can find the update versions all the way back to 6.0
http://www.filehippo.com/download_adobe_reader/

However the versions after 7.0 are described in the technical specifications tab for each version as not compatible with all Windows OS versions, only Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/XP64/Vista64.

It seems you may not be able to update, sorry.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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