Unable to load PDFs from HP site


#1

With Version 0.57.8 Chromium: 71.0.3578.53 (Official Build) beta (64-bit) if I go to
https://support.hp.com/ca-en/product/hp-g62-300-notebook-pc-series/4247529/model/4323479/manuals

and say click on User manual or Maintenance and Service manual I get a

PDF.js v2.0.673 (build: 31012570)
Message: Failed to fetch

Is this a known problem with Brave’s PDF reader?


#2

Hello @fedup . There are various answers regarding the PDF issues that can be found with a Community search and answers that depend on your device / situation. I have a workaround that works on my device that you may be interested in.

First go to your link

Then choose your download

Then close your error dialog and select Download

Then open your PDF with your device’s reader / viewer

Hope this is useful :sunglasses:


#3

Ya that helps. Thought of that as well as doing a right mouse click and use Save Link As


#4

@fedup, I actually got an “Unexpected Server response” error when I tried.
However, for your initial question, it is a known issue:


Looks like it’s been closed though so we should see this included in an update any time now. I’ll get back to you with more concrete dates if/when I can find them.