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Unable to download using Internet Explorer

by toneguy86 / April 3, 2010 2:54 PM PDT

Right now I get an error message every time I try to download anything, including (ironically) anything from the Microsoft web page. I have tried all suggested ideas involving adding URLs to "trusted sites" in internet options (this worked once but not any other time after that) and changing advanced settings under Options--Internet. Every other solution I have seen in your videos or anywhere else on the net does not seem to make a difference. Any help appreciated.

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More information please...
by John.Wilkinson / April 6, 2010 4:34 AM PDT

"Note: If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem."

In this case, that includes:
1.) Operating system (including version)
2.) Version of Internet Explorer
3.) The exact error message
4.) List of other browsers you have tried
5.) List of security software installed

Let us know.

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How to get rid of download issues with IE
by kristain12 / April 6, 2010 12:47 PM PDT

Follow the given instructions:
Go to Tools > Internet Options > Advanced
Go to the Security section and unmark the check on the "Do not save encrypted pages to disk"
Close all Internet Explorer windows and open Internet Explorer to download the file.

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IE message: operation timed out
by smithrelo / September 10, 2011 9:16 AM PDT

Hi, I tried the above post - about UNmarking "do not save encryped pages to disk" except mine was already unmarked. I get a message that ends with Operation times out - and it shows I get to 99% downloaded, but seems to hang up there and never finish. Wondering what has happened, as I download every month a new game from Yahoo games, but have been unable to for past 2 weeks. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

L Smith

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See your other post
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / September 10, 2011 8:27 PM PDT
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download problem
by rshankar100 / April 10, 2010 4:56 AM PDT

Hi there,

I use both internet explorer and firefox, I remember like 3 months back i was able to download videos from firefox, but now none of the browser is allowing me to download videos. I have tried everything but nothing is working. Sad
I thought maybe this discussion will solve my problem but even the great tips available here didnt work for me. Sad

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Tell us more...
by John.Wilkinson / April 12, 2010 5:24 AM PDT
In reply to: download problem


1.) What OS you're using.
2.) The version of Firefox you're using.
3.) The URLs of the sites you're trying to download videos from.
4.) What program/extension, if any, you are using to download the videos.

Let us know.

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