In windows operating system when you try to download a file by the using of IE (Internet explorer) then you may receive the some error message on the monitor screen. Actually, problem is that, if you have windows based system (i.e. windows 7 service pack 1 or windows server 2008 r2 service pack 1) then you may try to open internet options from internet explorer and then after you can choose “empty temporary internet files folder when browser is closed” under the advanced tab. Then, you can click on the ok button to save the setting. And lastly you may download and run an .exe file directly by the using of internet explorer and then after you close your internet explorer or again you reopen it. In this situation you cannot finish the downloading process or you may also get the following error message on the screen prompt:
“Filename couldn’t be downloaded”
This error message can temporarily solve by the rebooting of the system, but this error cannot solve until when you cannot fix from your system. most probably this error message is occurs on the windows 7 service pack 1 or windows server 2008 r2 service pack 1 because the handle leak that mainly occurs in the windows based computer system. As you know that, the handle leak then prevents IE from empting the temporary internet files folder after you should stop or close your internet explorer. Therefore, after you try to reopen your internet explorer then you cannot capable to download any files from it.
How to fix error message when try to download a file by using Internet Explorer in Windows based system?
Generally this error message you can fix by the rebooting or restarting system. But sometime this error message create big problem to you, due to this error you cannot capable to download any files or application from intent explorer. So, you need to fix this error message sooner than later for the prevention of additional more problems in your system. Here are some best tips to fix error message “Filename couldn’t be downloaded” from your system easily:
- First of all you can sure that there is no update in progress on your system or system restart pending otherwise you cannot make successful downloading.
- You can also sure that that you have prerequisite updates installed on your system.
If you still facing after the fulfilling above these requirement then you have only option to apply third party repair tool onto your system because there are no any other ways to solve this error message automatically. So, for the better result you can choose third party repair tool.