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Can't install Adobe Reader


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#1 i.hate.open.cloud

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Posted 10 April 2014 - 07:59 AM

I'm trying to update to the latest version of Adobe Reader, but having a bit of trouble doing so. When I attempt to run the installer, it asks for permission, then the installer icon disappears from the desktop and nothing happens. The installer shows up as a running process, and is located in the AppData\Local\Temp folder, but doesn't seem to run. I get the same result when I run the .exe from the downloading site, and with other Adobe versions (9 and 10, but I want to install 11). I removed the older version I had with Revo, and now I'm stuck without Reader. I'm running a 32-bit OS.

 

Any recommendations?



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Posted 10 April 2014 - 09:55 AM

I prefer Foxit Reader, it's less bloated.



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Posted 10 April 2014 - 11:21 AM

I agree with petewilis, is a much nicer program.

 

But if you are intent on using Adobe try unistalling it under Programs and Feature in the Control Panel.  Then download the latest version.


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Posted 10 April 2014 - 11:46 AM

PDF X-Change Viewer is another good choice.  There's a the portable version too. :thumbup2:






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