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Can't download pdf file in yahoo mail even after installing adobe

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I can't download pdf file in yahoo mail even after installing adobe acrobat reader which is a 08 version.
message reads:paint cannot read this file. This is not a valid bitmap file, or it's format is not currantly supported. I have widows vista and somehow it downloaded on other computer that is also windows vista,
Please help.
Thanks,
Jim

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Hello.

Seems that for some reson pdf files are assigned to your microsoft paint instead of acrobat reader.

Try this....

Find an already existing pdf file somewhere on your computer and right click on it and chose properties,
A box will come up where you now click the button that reads "Change".

A list of programs will appear where you now chose acrobat reader.

That should do it.

Regards..
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Posted on Feb 15, 2009

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