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Please let me know to fix the download failed network error on Chrome. I am facing some issues while using this browser. Help me.
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Your file cannot be downloaded or installed on your device if you receive the "Download Failed Network Error" message. This could be because unwanted or irrelevant software is preventing the installation of the program you want to download.
Reasons for Download Failed Network Error” on Chrome.
These are the basic solutions you can give a try at your end to check if the minor bug behind this issue can be resolved at the initial stage itself.
You can restart your chrome by following the below instructions.
Step 1: Alternatively press "Ctrl+Alt+Del" and tap "Task Manager".
Step 2: Go to "Google Chrome" and Right click on it and Tap "End Task".
Step 3: Re-open or Relaunch your "Google Chrome".
Your antivirus installed in your device might find your website suspicious. In this case, you must try downloading your file from different sources.
An unstable internet connection with slow speed might be the reason behind this issue. In this case "Restarting your route" or ""Checking your internet connection" might help you.
The below-listed Advanced troubleshooting solutions can be tried if your Network error issue does not get resolved with your preliminary actions.
If you want to give a try to this troubleshooting method. Adhere to the following instructions.
Disabling HTTP scan on Windows Defender.
Disabling HTTP scan on any other AV tool.
Note: the HTTPS settings are located differently on different AV tools depending upon their interface
3. Once you locate "HTTPS scanning" on your AV tool, Disable it accordingly(Toggle off or uncheck the box).
Your unwanted program installed on your device might be blocking your download path for your newly installed files. In this case, changing your default download location might help you to get rid of this error. To change your default download location, adhere to the below instructions.
Step 1: Drop your cursor to "Three dots" on the top right side of your chrome
Step 2: Tap "Settings" and then Look for the "Advanced settings" in the left panel
Step 3: Search for the "Downloads section" and tap it
Step 4: Tap the "Change" option before your download path and select the location where you want to allocate your newly installed files.
Your outdated network drivers may lead you to this error. You can update your network drivers to their latest version by adhering to the below instructions.
Step 1: First, uninstall all the previously installed "Network Drivers"
Step 2: Press "Win+R" key simultaneously on your keyboard and type "devmgmt.msc" and hit "Enter"
Step 3: Double Tap the "Network adapters" option
Step 4: Right-click the adaptor you want to update and tap "update".
If you are among the users who are trying to download a file on your device and facing this "Download Failed Network Error” on Chrome. Then we really hope that this page might have led you to the right platform to get rid of this issue. Please let us know in the comment section which method helped you in giving the prompt results to get rid of this error.