Installer package downloaded as .PDF

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Jun 21, 2022 Jun 21, 2022

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What would cause a installer package, an executable, and in this case a .MSI file, to be downloaded as a PDF document?

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Jun 21, 2022 Jun 21, 2022

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Nothing related to Acrobat. File transfers are happening outside from the application and are controlled by the operating system and bweb browser you're using.

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Jun 21, 2022 Jun 21, 2022

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What extension does you see at the file?

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Are you sure it's not a PDF file? What do you see when you open it in Acrobat? Or using a plain-text editor, like Notepad?

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