Re: Getting Sound in Windows Safe Mode with Networking.


i don't know why its doing this. but . . .
i have firefox set to ask me where to save a downloaded file.
in this case it never did ask. it downloaded to the last folder i downloaded a file to and no notification to tell me where it went. nothing came up.
so i have 6 copies of the file now. grin.

-----Original Message-----
From: Brian Vogel
Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:37 AM
Subject: Re: Getting Sound in Windows Safe Mode with Networking.

It's impossible for me to offer any ideas as to why the download function would "stop dead" on anyone's machine, particularly before commencing.

If I paste the URL in on Firefox, Chrome, or Edge I instantly get a Save dialog for the download. The URL manipulation I use to force immediate download has been the same for years now, the only thing that changes is the file identifier.


Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763

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