1.    06 Aug 2015 #1
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    Downloading on Windows10


    I removed W10 and reinstalled my W7 after I was frustrated that I could not select the download button on sites, as I have always done before with my W7 and then could not see the "Save As" drop down box to select which file I wanted to save the download to and I could not even overwrite the title of the download, instead it had an alpha numeric file name as a default and I could not change it to the proper film clip name or one of my own choice.

    This is one of the most common reasons I use my PC and was very annoyed that I could not get the downloads to work from various sites, as I have previously done with W7 and previous versions. I am now back using W7 but would install W10 again, if I could get round this problem. Any suggestions ?
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  2.    06 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello Brisser, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    It sounds like you are using Microsoft Edge??

    If so, then you could use Internet Explorer instead if you like. Start -> All apps -> Windows Accessories -> Internet Explorer

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/7...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    09 Aug 2015 #3
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    thank you. I reinstalled W10 and used explorer instead of edge and now I can download like I used to.
    . Many thanks for your help
    Last edited by Brink; 09 Aug 2015 at 12:29. Reason: fixed
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  4.    09 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted Brisser.
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