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clasicoak52
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download and open file from intenet

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I am having trouble downloading , saving & opening files I bought on line I have done this before with winrar & note pad but I think I got lucky now I can't get it can someone please give me exactly how I should be doing this I have vcarve 9.5 thanks -Jeff

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Re: download and open file from intenet

Post by Rcnewcomb »

What steps are you taking?

What browser are you using?

Do the files download to your computer?

What error message do you get?

Are the files in .rar format?
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clasicoak52
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Re: download and open file from intenet

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it comes through aolmail, I double click opens to f406rar-google drive I double click, it says 2 items 5.jpg 5.stl on the top of page says open with I click that goes to connected apps. document viewer for google drive. unrar and rar viewer i hit rar viewer. then it wants me to download more programs so I just stop not sure its a good idea to start downloading more stuff I don't know anything about same when I try using notepad - Jeff

clasicoak52
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Re: download and open file from intenet

Post by clasicoak52 »

figured out what I was doing wrong thanks anyway Jeff

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