[thelist] Broken PDF link only on some computers

Mark Groen evolt at markgroen.com
Fri Jul 18 23:56:28 CDT 2008

On Friday 18 July 2008 14:15:11 Cancilla, Dominick wrote:
> I have received complaints from two customers that they are unable to
> access PDF files on our corporate Web site (www.calwater.com). Both
> customers say that when they click a link to any PDF file, they get a
> "file not found" message. The links work fine for me and for many other
> customers.
> I have not been able to get either customer to tell me what browser they
> are using. Can anyone suggest a possible reason for this problem?

Try using an absolute link instead of a relative one for your pdf files:


in place of:


Think it is some sort of security thing on certain setups, can't remember the 
exact reason that comes to mind...


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