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Unable to download pdf file

With a considerable version of adobe acrobat reader, I am unable to download or even open pdf files from the internet.
I can still open pdf files that has been previously saved (or downloaded from another pc), but I cannot download a pdf file with this computer. This is a pentium 4 Acer travelmate 270 laptop, I waited for some time when I was trying to download a pdf file on this computer considering that our broadband connection run between 24 to 54 mbps and with a pentium 4 processor. Yet, I was unable to. I tried it a few times again, but has still the same problem.

what actions can be done on this matter? was there a glitch on installing the software? To tell everyone honestly, i really don't know the reason because I haven't modified the pertinent softwares on this computer or reinstalled adobe acrobat reader. I noticed this problem when I tried to download pdf files a couple of weeks ago because I don't download pdf files with this computer but only open pdf files with it, considering its processor's speed. I cannot tell if this has been a problem long time ago because it was just its initial pdf downloading activity a few weeks ago. This is not the case with our other home pc. I can read and download pdf files with it even with a adobe acrobat version 5 only. Now I'm consulting this to everyone to check in this case as soon as possible.

thank you so much!

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  • second2dlast
    second2dlast Feb 04, 2008

    it's not just pain. it's hard for the heart. huhu *sob* I'll do this after I finish my notes in this computer.

    thank you again. yehey i'm in a wiz level already because of you. woohoo!

  • second2dlast
    second2dlast Feb 04, 2008


    people, RoadCrasher did it again!

    the only difference was, because I immediately need an acrobat reader and this poor laptop has been running in exhaustion because of my technical demands, I only installed version 5 that requires less space and did a little configurations with it.

    it's, as the site's cliche goes---FIXYA!

    super megariffic thanks!
    so you guys out there, i recommend you to roadcrasher (haha, especially when my abilities won't be able to handle your needs yet). RoadCrasher has 'crashed' 2 problems i just posted in less than 5 hours of me being online.
    too much testimonies huh? hey hey hey, second2dlast is still around here. so roadcrasher, 'don't forget me when you're in paradise'. haha. thank you again!
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    *downloading pdf files intensely*

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2008

    I am having Adobe Acrobat 6.0 version installed on my PC. For some time I am unable to open .Pdf files or unable to down load .pdf files from internet.

    Please advise.

  • kakaboyz Aug 26, 2008

    download of pdf file from the internet has begun and the display box indicates that the file is being downloaded but download does not complete. The download stops short of the total amount to be downloaded. For example, if the pdf file to be downloaded is 780 mb, the download stops at around 778.35 and thats it. I then perform task manager and the messsage appears: not responding.

    Please help.


    PDF blues



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Uninstall all Adobe software what ever version you have, than go to start>search>all files and folders, select local hard drive if it is not, than click more advanced options, select first three things in the list and than type adobe in All or parts of the file name. When it finds folders and files select them all and press DELETE. Than empty your Recycle Bean and restart your computer once it is up download new Adobe installation file and install it again. I know that this is pain but you will have to get rid of all damaged files used by adobe reader.

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  • Goran Veletic Feb 04, 2008

    :D I am glad that helped :D



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