Can't open downloaded PDF files by clicking on

  TheGnome 19:48 19 Feb 2007
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When I download PDF files and click on them, I get a message telling me that the file is not a Win 32 Application. I can open them OK by opening Acrobat reader (I have V.5) and then navigating to the file I wish to open, but it's just a tad tedious. Can anyone help, please?

  silverous 19:50 19 Feb 2007

Sounds like you need to reinstall Acrobat reader. I'd give that a go first.

  skidzy 19:53 19 Feb 2007

Try Foxit if the problem persists. click here

  woodchip 19:54 19 Feb 2007

I suggest you remove Acrobat Reader and Download and run FOXIT reader it's miles better an a lot smaller on the Hard Drive. Download button in the first text box at the top.
click here

  anskyber 19:54 19 Feb 2007

Not sure which OS you have but Adobe is up to version 8 now. that said I have got rid of Adobe in view of it's size and I now us Foxit Reader which does the job.

  Technotiger 19:55 19 Feb 2007

The latest version of A. Reader is V8, so yours is a bit behind.

  johnem 22:53 19 Feb 2007

Thanks Skidzy, just changed to Foxit, loads up quickly and works brill.

  skidzy 22:58 19 Feb 2007

No probs John,please dont forget the resolved tick

  skidzy 23:05 19 Feb 2007

Ooops..just realised its not your thread Johnem....Doh !

  TheGnome 12:03 20 Feb 2007

Thanks everyone. I have downloaded Foxit and it seems to work well!. Problem solved!

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