I cannot download Adobe reader ... I have tried version 8 and 10 - I get to the 'Run' screen and get a message: Only single instance of this application can run'. I do not have any other Adobe Reader versions running or loaded on my computer. I am running Windows XP Version 2002 Service Pack 3 - Please let me know what steps I can take to download any version of Adobe Reader. Thank you
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 for the info - I was able to try to download directly from the site you gave - I did not need to do the clean up step - Thanks again!
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