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Why can't I download progams for iPlayer Destop any more?

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  • Message 1. Posted by Sepptic Bladder (U14735016) on Wednesday, 20th April 2011permalink

    I've been out of the UK for a couple of weeks. When I got back, my system advised me that there was an update for Adobe Air (the 'engine' behing iPlayer Desktop.

    Before I went away, I could downlod programs, now I can't!!!!!

    Why not, please?

    Additionally, why is it so goddam difficult to contact Auntie herself with this?


  • Message 2. Posted by John99 (U13871221) on Thursday, 21st April 2011permalink

    My iPlayer Desktop is iPD v 3.0.10
    iPD does download TV programmes ok, even though I am aware my Air is out of date (v

    Although I do not normally use it for streaming it does have a fault and will not stream TV or Radio. Apparently from another thread iPD needs updating. Maybe you also need to do a clean uninstall and reinstall of your iPD to get it working.

    Never mind the difficulty of contacting the BBC it would be handy if they could just keep their info up-to-date and advise us about problems.

    The other thread is


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