[texhax] beamer download problem

Tommy Tung On Wu wutommy at qed.econ.queensu.ca
Fri Feb 9 22:37:23 CET 2007

I think I got it now. Thanks a lot everyone!


> Tommy Tung On Wu wrote:
>> Dear Sir or Madam,
>> I am trying to download the beamer.zip file from the link:
>> ftp://tug.ctan.org/pub/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/beamer.zip
>> but nothing has been saved on my computer. I would like to know how to
>> download it.
> Very hard to say, if it does not work for you.  I have tried
> following the link you give, which opens in my copy of SeaMonkey
> (a Mozilla derivative) and then asks if I want to open it with
> WinZip, open it with another application, or save it to a file.
> I select "Save it to a file", browse to "My documents", and
> select [OK].  The download manager then opens, I see 2667Kb
> transferred, and the file ends up in "My documents".  Can you
> talk us through the analogous sequence of steps on your
> computer, and identify at which point it seems to fail ?
> Philip Taylor

Tommy Wu
Ph.D Student
Department of Economics
Queen's University
wutommy at qed.econ.queensu.ca

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