Reasons downloads can be blocked:
- Security programs:
- Downloads may be blocked by a variety of different security programs on your computer including your anti-virus, anti-spyware or firewall program.
- If this happens please follow the instructions on the alert to allow or approve the download.
- Web browser:
- You could get an alert from your web browser, such as Internet Explorer or Firefox, that the download or site may be unsafe.
- Click the appropriate button on the alert to allow the download to continue.
Information about Yahoo Downloads:
- Safe download: Our library is scanned for malware and our procedures make downloading from our site the safest place on the Internet to acquire a download.
- About the download manager tool: The download manager tool is integrated into the Yahoo Downloads site to aid in the fast, efficient and safe delivery of the download.
- Install download manager tool: Please approve any alerts triggered by your computer to allow this handy utility to install on your system so that the download can be delivered.