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Adobe Reader could not open '*.pdf' because it is either not a supported file type or because the file has been damaged (for example, it was sent as an email attachment and was not correctly decoded.)

New Here ,
May 30, 2018 May 30, 2018

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I get a file on the mail and when I get it I get this error. I've tried all the programs and variants, nothing is vseravno: "Adobe Reader could not open '*.pdf' because it is either not a supported file type or because the file has been damaged (for example, it was sent as an email attachment and was not correctly decoded.)"

There is nothing on the inside of the notebook

I can provide a file for convenience .... Help !!!!

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Open the file in Notepad. What does the first line say?

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Yeah, that's not a PDF file...

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Before the mail was sent there was about such information

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Then the email server corrupted the file, probably by encoding it incorrectly. Ask the person who sent it to zip it up first, or to share it using something like Dropbox or Google Drive, instead of by email. Also, you can report this issue to the email service provider.

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Got it, thanks for the help!

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