Edge Browser opening PDF files giving post print Error

Edge Browser opening PDF files giving post print Error

When you get a print/post error when opening a pdf in Edge here is how to force it to download the pdf so you can open it in your local PDF viewer:

  1. Open Edge Browser [ if not open already ]



  2. Top Right hand side: click on the 3 dots that appear [ ... ]



  3. Click on Settings from the menu that appears



  4. On the left hand side column type: pdf
    This will immediately show you all settings for pdf files
    On the right hand side scroll all the way down until you reach PDF Documents
    Click on the ">" on the right hand side of that option



  5. Click on the option "Always download PDF files" to turn it on as shown below.




  6. You are done. You can now close the settings tab and test.




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