Using either IE or FF to download gets to a certain point (90 something percent of installation) and then asks for a cd to be inserted in the drive for 10.1 to complete the install. Of course, I do not have or ever had a CD for reader so I have to cancel . Win7 Home Prem. 8g mem,the Poderosa of disk space, quad core. I have tried all the "sure fire ways" Adobe says to try to get it to load but no success. Help! It won't dowload ver 9 because it says I have a more up to date version, oh yeah where would that be because I am unable to read any PDF's.
You may want to try the following.
Remove all traces of Reader (not only the program) from your system using the Windows Installer Cleanup Utility. This is no longer supported by Microsoft because it can produce problems with Win 7, but you can still download it from from places like
Then, download the Reader installer from
and perform a clean install.
Thanks. I did that and got a clean install. Appreciate it.
Could you please mark the question as Answered then?