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Q: Internet Explorer 11 Windows 7 PDF files will not open What to do???

Internet Explorer 11 the looks are great.  But in ie 11 I cannot view or download any files in adobe reader.  I have tried multiple suggests from this site.  I have uninstalled and reinstalled adobe reader. I have viewed adobe reader preferences.  I have reviewed tools options ie 11. I have installed foxit, to no avail.  I have been forced to use google or foxfire I have no problems with opening and down loading pdf files.   My preference is to internet explorer.


I have not had this problem until Internet Explorer was down loaded automatically to my pc in January 2014


Any suggestions on how to resolve this issue? Thanks for any help

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A:

OK, me again. I found something that seems to work. I opened Adobe Reader XI, clicked Edit and Settings. Then, to the left I selected Internet, and then I unchecked the box "Display in read mode by default". Then I restarted my computer and now it works.

I really like read mode, so I'll try to use it again later...

Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

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