downloads in(machine code ?)

  [DELETED] 17:10 13 Feb 2006

when I try to download text from a site on internet I sometimes get what appears to be machine code,although at othertimes it works ok.
I have acrobat reader 6 on windows 98se.

  Diemmess 17:38 13 Feb 2006

If as you say "from a site" "sometimes" "acrobat reader 6"..... it sounds as though it is intermittent and one site only?
If that is the case I think it is the other lot.... and not your fault.

  [DELETED] 18:59 13 Feb 2006

Try saving the page in the format name.pdf/doc/ect , it seems like your browser is trying to reproduce it rather than offering you the download dialog.

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