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I just bought a game from miniclip online but when i recieved the email with the download it said windows cannot access the specified device path or file you may not have the appropriate permission to access the item what do i do now?

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I'm not familiar with miniclip, but I would suggest trying to contact them about the problem, if it really is a permissions issue then they have to fix it on their end, also could be that you used the wrong login information, you could also try using a different web browser some sites work better with anything but Internet Explorer, I would recommend Fire-Fox, or kameleon, if you were using something other than IE then try using IE. The error message you are getting generally means a permissions error, it could be a bad url as well, are they undergoing any maintenance on their site right now? if so then they could have moved the file and not updated the url just yet, the only way to know for sure is to contact them and if the problem is on your end maybe try a different pc or change some of the security settings in your browser. Good luck.

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It seems that ur system config is not supporting that game

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