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Cannot download anyting from cnet

by petergriffin608 / September 12, 2012 8:06 PM PDT

I want to download PDF 2 XL converter.

I click the Download Now Green button.

I get a pop-up box asking whether to download cbsidlm-tr1_6-PDF_to_Excel_Converter-10464282_exe
I download and save it in the HDD. This is a 574 KB file.

I double-click this and run it and after some time,
I get this screen. "Your download cannto be initiated. Please go back to and try again."

This is same for every download.

I have XP SP3 and use Firefox 8.0.1.

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Re: download
by Kees_B Forum moderator / September 12, 2012 8:28 PM PDT

Seems you didn't donwload the setup program, but our own ad-supported downloader (hated by many of our members). Better click the 'direct download' link to download the setup program directly. If there is none, go to the site of the maker and see if it can be downloaded from there.


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by appsnl / September 25, 2012 3:51 PM PDT
In reply to: Re: download

Hi Kees,
Thanks a lot for responding to Peter.. it helped me.
I was facing the same problem and now with your tip I could download the application I wanted to.


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