Download to root directory

  mikeo56 18:10 28 Nov 2004
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I just downloaded a file, a zip file, which when opened is an exe. Installed it is a sheet optimizer app (a carpentry program). I have never downloaded a file which I had no control over where on the hard drive it would be downloaded to and then to find it was downloaded to the root directory. I deleted it before unzipping it. Is this an unusual situation? Any comments on the file going to the root directory? Adware????

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