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Error Message When You Try to Download a File: Download Accelerator Error
Article ID: 306903 - View products that this article applies to.
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When you start Microsoft Internet Explorer and attempt to download a file over the Internet, you may experience the following behavior:
Retry the download of file name
When you click Retry Now, you may receive the message again. After you click Retry Now several times, you may then receive the following error message:
where file name is the name of the file that you are attempting to download.
Download Accelerator Error
Connection to site failed: An invalid argument was supplied while trying to download file name
As a result, you may be unable to download the file.
This behavior can occur if Download Accelerator Plus from SpeedBit is installed on your computer.
To work around this issue, uninstall Download Accelerator Plus from your computer. To do this, follow these steps:
For more information about Download Accelerator Plus, browse to the following SpeedBit Web site:
http://www.speedbit.com/Default.aspMicrosoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
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Article ID: 306903 - Last Review: January 31, 2007 - Revision: 3.1