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  • Since going to the Anniversary IE I have not been able to download executable files despite Internet Option security options setup to allow downloads. See the attached screenshots. How can I fix this?

    Not being able to download files is killing me. I need fixes and upgrades

    Monday, December 5, 2016 2:25 PM

Answers

  • Hi DJ DeBoo,

    According to your description, there are few reasons could cause for not being able to download files.

    Please refer to the link below about cannot download a file from the Internet to follow the steps.

    http://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-download-file-internet

    Please Note: Since the website is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.

    If the issue still insists, we could try create a new account to check. The user profile may be damaged.

    Hope it will be helpful to you


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    • Marked as answer by DJ DeBoo Tuesday, December 6, 2016 2:15 AM
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 1:48 AM

All replies

  • Hi DJ DeBoo,

    According to your description, there are few reasons could cause for not being able to download files.

    Please refer to the link below about cannot download a file from the Internet to follow the steps.

    http://www.thewindowsclub.com/fix-download-file-internet

    Please Note: Since the website is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.

    If the issue still insists, we could try create a new account to check. The user profile may be damaged.

    Hope it will be helpful to you


    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help.
    If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact tnmff@microsoft.com.

    • Marked as answer by DJ DeBoo Tuesday, December 6, 2016 2:15 AM
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 1:48 AM
  • Thanks. I had steps 1-4 correct. I did not have the 5th (Launching applications and unsafe files) enabled or set to prompt. I had not come across this setting in my research. Thanks again
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 10:19 PM