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No real download, just an address

by chrisskinnerrn / December 26, 2009 9:31 AM PST

www.znsoft.fr/Download

This was the content of the read me file, no download there!

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And your point is?
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 26, 2009 8:35 PM PST

Sorry, not sure what your post is intended for.

ZNSoftware is not part of CNET or ZDNet as far as I am aware, so are you promoting this site, or is there some problem you wish to discuss?

Mark

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ZN Icon Creator
by chrisskinnerrn / December 27, 2009 6:43 AM PST
In reply to: And your point is?

This was touted as a download but all I got was a zip file with an address for the website and when I got there, no Icon Creator to be found. I got a notification from CNet thanking me for downloading the Icon Creator, which is innaccurate as I didn't download it. Compliments of the Season to all.

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This one?
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / December 27, 2009 7:41 PM PST
In reply to: ZN Icon Creator

ZNSoft Icon Maker
http://www.znsoft.fr/Download/Windows/ZNsoftIM/

When I downloaded it, (using the Download button at the bottom of that page), it arrived as a Zip file. Extracting the files showed me 3 files, "Lisez-moi.txt", "Read-me.txt" and a 'setup.exe' application. I would assume that is the application that installs the software. I didn't try because I don't need that software. I received no emails from CNET, but that doesn't surprise me as I gave no details for the ZNSoft web site to be able to email me.

Tell us again what you got when you downloaded from that page?

There is a link to a Download.com, and that takes us to;
http://download.cnet.com/ZNsoft-Icon-Maker/3000-2195_4-10529170.html?tag=lst-0-1

When I downloaded from Download.com, I got the same Zip file with the same three files.

I see no problems here.

Mark

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When I clicked it ...
by Kees Bakker / December 27, 2009 3:18 AM PST

it had some links to trials and such of Microsoft software, in French language. Nothing interesting for the rest of us.

Kees

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Junk downloads?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 27, 2009 3:25 AM PST

I looked over a few and found nothing good there. What did you find?

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