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i cannot download any files from internet using firefox

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if i try to download any file from internet it goes fine upto 99%. After that it does not reponds...

if i try to download any file from internet it goes fine upto 99%. After that it does not reponds...

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It is possible that anti-virus software is corrupting downloaded files or is otherwise interfering with downloading files.
Try to disable the real-time (live) scanning of files in your anti-virus software temporarily to see if that makes downloading work.

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  • DRM Netscape Network Object
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jscher2000
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When you were working through the posting process, did you get a chance to review this article and try the steps there: What to do if you can't download or save files. Any luck?

When you were working through the posting process, did you get a chance to review this article and try the steps there: [[What to do if you can't download or save files]]. Any luck?
cor-el
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It is possible that anti-virus software is corrupting downloaded files or is otherwise interfering with downloading files.
Try to disable the real-time (live) scanning of files in your anti-virus software temporarily to see if that makes downloading work.

See:

It is possible that anti-virus software is corrupting downloaded files or is otherwise interfering with downloading files.<br /> Try to disable the real-time (live) scanning of files in your anti-virus software temporarily to see if that makes downloading work. See: *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Unable_to_save_or_download_files *browser.download.manager.scanWhenDone