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    FileHippo App Manager

    I have used FileHippo App Manager for years without any problems, but now instead of opening the updates page it opens a setting page. This happens with version 1.47 and the beta version 2. Uninstalling ands reinstalling makes no difference.

    Does anyone have a solution?

    Please advise.

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    Yeah, me too; I really liked using FileHippo App Manager in the past, I think an elephant stomped a mudhole into it -- hopefully, someday soon, another FAM will arise from the ashes and succeed.
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    I have the same thing, suggesting a meltdown at the server end. FilePuma is a similar program, although it covers a slightly different spectrum of programs.

    http://www.filepuma.com/

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    I just look at Filepuma. I'll not have an issue using it based upon Glary Utilities not having a bad reputation. I've given up on Download.com/CNET after getting garbage included with some downloads. So far, for me anyway, Majorgeeks has been clean.

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    Have you tried the latest 2.0 beta? I just installed it and it goes to the "My Apps" page when I open it.

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    Tried it. New look. Unable to hide betas on a permanent basis though. It resets after every start.

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    Not working for me, either

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    Joe, I did try the beta and it doesn't work for me.
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    I downloaded a fresh copy of the installer for version 1.47, ran it and this time it worked.

    The program is now working properly in Win 7 and Win 10 IP.
    OS Dual Boot Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit & Windows 7 Pro With SP1 64 bit. (Intel Core i7 7700 Kaby Lake Processor -Asus B150 Pro (LGA1151) Motherboard-GTX550 Ti DirectCU Graphics Card-Memory 16 GB DDR4)

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