Cannot Open PDF Files

  1.    03 Oct 2016 #1

    Cannot Open PDF Files

    I am unable to open PDF files that are sent to be via e.mail. This is frustrating as they are important documents that I need.

    Can anyone help me please.

    Thank you in advance.
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  2. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 35,301
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18317
       03 Oct 2016 #2

    Hello Lynn, and welcome to Ten Forums. :)

    Did you save the .pdf file to your desktop, and tried to open it from that location?

    That usually works best for me. I hope it does for you as well.

    Microsoft Edge is the default app to open .pdf files with in Windows 10.
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  3.    03 Oct 2016 #3

    Have you downloaded and installed Adobe?

    PDF reader, PDF viewer | Adobe Acrobat Reader DC

    Also, is Adobe the default program?
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  4.    03 Oct 2016 #4

    Also try using the reader app from Microsoft Store, or a different browser.
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