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Windows 7: Downloads Not Working

16 Aug 2009   #1

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Downloads Not Working

I am using the RC Windows 7 and am having issues with downloads. Let's say I try to download a program like Firefox or Zone Alarm, or anything...I save it to my download folder and it downloads because I see the download box.

The problem is, once downloaded, the download box just disappears AND the file is nowhere on the computer. I sometimes get a message to allow access when I try to download something and I say yes but it's not working.

Any ideas?

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16 Aug 2009   #2

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

hi robbins, change the download folder to Desktop and then download. it must work.
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16 Aug 2009   #3

777
 
 

Thanks for the reply, I finally figured it out. When I uninstalled AVG Antivirus everything worked so it must have been a setting in that program. I will re-install and check it out.
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