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Errors Galore! What am I doing wrong?

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Apr 16, 2018

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Good day!

Say, I am having a bit of trouble setting up my Adobe Digital Editions.  During install, I get a quick error:  Error opening file for writing C:\blah blah blah\My Digital Editions\welcome.epub.

So, I ignore that error, and get the software installed.  However, every time that I open the software, I get the following error:  E_IO_CANNOT_OPEN.  It takes 3 clicks on the "OK" button to finally clear the error.  When I "Authorized" my computer, I did get an E_AUTH_NOT_READY error, however I erased authorization (clicked Erase Authorization from the HELP menu) and tried again, and it seemed to take this time.

Now the problem that I'm having is that I cannot seem to get books loaded into the ADE.  When I try, I get an E_ADEPT_DOCUMENT_OPEN_ERROR.  I have tried closing the software, and reopening it as an administrator, however there was no change in the result that I was seeing.

I believe that the problem is likely that my computer is set up where "Documents" is not used, and is in fact, write protected.  All of the other software that I have installed use another folder.  However, I'm guessing that ADE is trying to put a folder in "Documents," but can't.

Does anyone else have this problem?  Is there any way of changing the location of the "My Digital Editions" folder?

Thanks!

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Errors Galore! What am I doing wrong?

New Here ,
Apr 16, 2018

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Good day!

Say, I am having a bit of trouble setting up my Adobe Digital Editions.  During install, I get a quick error:  Error opening file for writing C:\blah blah blah\My Digital Editions\welcome.epub.

So, I ignore that error, and get the software installed.  However, every time that I open the software, I get the following error:  E_IO_CANNOT_OPEN.  It takes 3 clicks on the "OK" button to finally clear the error.  When I "Authorized" my computer, I did get an E_AUTH_NOT_READY error, however I erased authorization (clicked Erase Authorization from the HELP menu) and tried again, and it seemed to take this time.

Now the problem that I'm having is that I cannot seem to get books loaded into the ADE.  When I try, I get an E_ADEPT_DOCUMENT_OPEN_ERROR.  I have tried closing the software, and reopening it as an administrator, however there was no change in the result that I was seeing.

I believe that the problem is likely that my computer is set up where "Documents" is not used, and is in fact, write protected.  All of the other software that I have installed use another folder.  However, I'm guessing that ADE is trying to put a folder in "Documents," but can't.

Does anyone else have this problem?  Is there any way of changing the location of the "My Digital Editions" folder?

Thanks!

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