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  1. #1


    SeanD Guest

    Download Problems

    I have a Gateway notebook computer with Vista Home Premium. Since I bought
    it, I have had download problems. Initially, almost anything I downloaded
    would not open. Windows would give the message "A problem has caused the
    program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and
    notify you if a solution is available." I was unable to find a solution
    online or talking with tech support. I can download programs on another
    computer and open them on the Gateway, but I cannot download them on this
    computer. The download goes fine, but I cannot open the files--they are
    corrupt. Does anyone have any thoughts about what might be causing this?

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  2. #2


    Not Me Guest

    Re: Download Problems

    Are you using a download manager?
    It sounds like something is corrupting them, maybe turn off IPv6 in
    networking & see if that helps?

    "SeanD" <SeanD@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:864DFACF-1C9A-4F3C-9792-57D1E4F6ED4F@xxxxxx

    >I have a Gateway notebook computer with Vista Home Premium. Since I bought
    > it, I have had download problems. Initially, almost anything I downloaded
    > would not open. Windows would give the message "A problem has caused the
    > program to stop working correctly. Windows will close the program and
    > notify you if a solution is available." I was unable to find a solution
    > online or talking with tech support. I can download programs on another
    > computer and open them on the Gateway, but I cannot download them on this
    > computer. The download goes fine, but I cannot open the files--they are
    > corrupt. Does anyone have any thoughts about what might be causing this?


      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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