"Internet Explorer Can Not Download .PDF From the Specified Host" When It Is Protected By WebGate

(Doc ID 579979.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version: to - Release: to 10g
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When you try to download the .pdf , which is protected by Webgate, using Internet Exploer you see the following error.

"Internet explorer can not download .pdf from <hostname>
Internet Explorer was not able to open this Internet site. The requested site is either unavailable or cannot be found. Please try again later."


You see this error only if you use Internet Explorer to download the protected PDF file. You may see the similar error if you try to download .XLS/.DOC files from IE.


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