0

Since I updated to 6.0.1 I cannot download any document from Tor to my desktop. I use the download button at the upper right corner (five icons: full screen-print-download-other-doublearrow) that appear when a pdf document is shown up, but nothing happens. I have to open another browser, copy the url and download from it. Haven't changed parameters from default. I run OSX 10.7.5 on an end 2006 iMac.

  • Can you tell on which sites this happens? – Jens Kubieziel Jun 17 '16 at 6:58
  • Everyone since pdfwiewer activates. At that time I was trying tomdownload laws from different official sites boe.es or xunta.gal/diario-oficial-galicia/… – filipexose Jun 18 '16 at 9:38
  • See my updated answer, this bug has been fixed in 6.0.2 – cacahuatl Jun 22 '16 at 3:46
  • Fine. Just updated to 6.0.2 and it does work. Thanks. – filipexose Jun 23 '16 at 7:51
2

It seems ticket #15899 had similar issues with the pdf.js download button, I don't see any errors in the console. It may be worth re-opening this ticket. I see similarly no activity as a result on clicking the download button on pdf.js running on Tails 2.4.

As a work around Right Click -> Save Page As (do macs even do right clicks yet?) and File -> Save Page As should both still work.

Update: This bug has been fixed under #19401 a patch is now applied in Tor Browser 6.0.2

  • Thanks. I made several querys with no results. Yes, it seems that it may be the same thing, but ... 1) the solution it gives is a piece of code in ... what is that? php? that I will not dare trying to implement with the browser I ordinarily use. Unless someone insert that piece of code in the next update I won´t be able. 2) "Save Page as" using comands or ctrl+mouse (osx without mighty mouse) or right mouse button (with mighty mouse) just gives the first page and not the complete pdf document – filipexose Jun 13 '16 at 7:04
  • Correction: Save page as, does download the complete document. That may be a solution. Thanks. – filipexose Jun 13 '16 at 7:16

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.