Forum Thread: Adobe Reader X 10.x stalls when updating

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Afrisse1 Adobe Reader X 10.x stalls when updating
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When updating Adobe Reader to 10.x the program stalls with the message "Waiting for the program to c...."

The version detected of Adobe Reader X 10.x was while the latest version including one or more security fixes is 10.0.1.


Program Name:
Adobe Reader X 10.x

Security State:

Download Link:

Instances Found:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Reader 10.0\Reader\AcroRd32.exe, version:

Last System Scan (localtime):
15. Feb 2011, 18:27

Operating System:
Microsoft Windows 7,


I've tried for two days with no luck.

Anders Frisendal

mogs RE: Adobe Reader X 10.x stalls when updating
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Have you tried downloading from here ?:-

I don't use it, and there seems to be fewer threads on the forum since the advent of psi 2.0 with Auto update feature.
Hope the link is of help.........regards,

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ddmarshall RE: Adobe Reader X 10.x stalls when updating
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Start Adobe Reader and click Help then Check for Updates. The download should be smaller than using FileHippo.

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