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Windows 7: Cant download rar's and zips! NEED HELP!!

14 Dec 2009   #11

windows 7 x64 Home Premium

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dtownfresh View Post
So can someobody please tell me how to fix this.
Try creating a new user, give it admin status, and see if that can download zips.

Edit: Oops! Didn't see your response frostmourne! Sorry!

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14 Dec 2009   #12

Windows 7

I already tried making a new user admin account and it does the same thing.
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14 Dec 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64

Run sfc /scannow in an elevated command prompt. Then run a full system scan with Malwarebytes in safe mode.
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15 Dec 2009   #14

windows 7 x64 Home Premium

Hmmm... thought the new user would fix it.

OK, here's a couple of shots in the dark...

Have you tried to change where the zips are saved to?

I wonder... if you delete the AppData\Local\Temp folder, will Windows recreate it? I don't know if it regenerates like some other folders do (recycling bin, for instance).
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15 Dec 2009   #15

Windows 7

Nevermind i found the problem :) nod32 had blocked all rapidshare downloads :)
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17 Dec 2009   #16

Win 7 Ultimate 32bit

Keep in mind that if NOD32 subscription lapses, or has problems,, NOD32 will cripple the system.
You may notice things like, not being able to save pictures, or saved pictures from the net will be all black.
And there are probably other things.

This is why I stopped promoting NOD32.
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