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# Tuesday, 05 September 2006
PDF problems: File does not begin with %PDF
I use exported crystal reports in PDF format on my web site, and i was getting intermittent errors from a small number of users.  I couldn't reproduce it, and i found a thoroughly excellent article on the problem at the Fluid Components International web site. 

They explain what's going wrong and have some suggestions to fix it.  I suspect in my case it was a problem with embedding the PDF in an activeX control.  i'll just redirect users to download the file instead. 

Tuesday, 05 September 2006 15:29:49 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]  Asp.Net