1 Reply Latest reply on Jan 2, 2014 12:01 PM by sjpt

    can you please help me to download ebooks,adobe drm e pub no go

    dial4245

      purchased ebook but unable to download it using adobe drm e pub.

      i keep getting message c;\users\alvin data\local\temp\url link-id ascm

      applicationnot found.

      please help me to download e books

      regards alvin

        • 1. Re: can you please help me to download ebooks,adobe drm e pub no go
          sjpt Level 4

          Try running ADE (Digital Editions) then drag-dropping the .acsm file onto it from explorer.

           

          The following may help to get it to work more conveniently long term:

           

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          Sometimes the registration of ADE to Windows as the default hander for .acsm and .epub files does not work;

          that is what causes the double-click in Explorer to fail; and usually prevents opening from the browser as well.

          especially in Windows 8/8.1, and maybe 7;

          this appears to be a bug in Windows (for once not a bug in ADE).

           

           

          Two possible ways round it.

          First, try to force it in Explorer

          Right-click on a .epub file (and repeat entire sequence for .acsm if necessary)

          Select 'open with' if on the list, 'open' if not.

          Select 'choose default program'

          Select ADE if it is on the list,

          If not select 'more options' and navigate to the ADE executable (may be at C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Digital Editions\digitaleditions.exe)

          Now .epub/.acsm files should be associated with ADE, and double-clicking should work.

           

           

          Sometimes, Windows allows you to go through all that, but then refuses to make the association you have asked for.

          In that case, the only way I know is to use a third party file association program.

          http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/System-Miscellaneous/Types.shtml works for me.