Photoshop 7: Unknown Internet Error with Updates using Windows XP

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I am using Adobe Photoshop 7 with Windows XP For the last month or two, it no longer will accept updates. I get an error message that says "an unknown internet error occurred." The actual error reads To: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Web\AWEXfiles.txt http://cgi...tform=ODLLVer=2.8.3.3AOM...
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Julia Percey

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Dan Smith

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Likely there are no new updates for photoshop 7, it's over tens years old.

You can look on the adobe updates page and see if you need anything listed for photoshop 7.

http://www.adobe.com/support/download...

And you do mean photoshop 7 and not photoshop elements 7?
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Photoshop 7.0.1 freezes on auto update for AWEXFiles.text. Can I turn off all Aut....

Photoshop 7.0.1 freezes up when auto updating starts. Message: Downloading file 1 of 2: File: AWEXFiles.txt. AND Adobe Online Error: File could not be downloaded: cgi...tform=ODLLVer=2.8.3AOMVer=2.8.3.3. Can I turn off all auto updates to this version?
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Jeffrey Tranberry, Sr. Product Manager, Digital Imaging

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See these troubleshooting step here: http://www.adobe.com/support/techdocs...
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Margaret Gill

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Thank you,
That worked!