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Downloading SAS U : "permission denied"

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New User
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Downloading SAS U : "permission denied"

Over the past week I've tried several times to download the SASU edition but am greeted with an all white screen with "permission denied" whenever clicking from the page https://www.sas.com/en_us/software/university-edition/download-software.html Any insight how to side step this issue?

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Re: Downloading SAS U : "permission denied"

Generally when I get something like that it is from nanny ware that is set not to access certain types of sites such as software downloads and any site not on a specific "safe list".

Have you tried accessing the site from a different network or computer?

New User
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Re: Downloading SAS U : "permission denied"

Yes, the other poster was correct. I had HTTPS Everywhere chrome extension installed and I got the same error when I tried to download SAS U. Just click on the HTTPS everywhere extension and remove SAS.com in the blocked list there. It worked for me once I did that. Just try it out. 

Regular Learner
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Re: Downloading SAS U : "permission denied"

I'm with the same problem, while attempting to download SAS University Edition, VMware, ESD, the file

http://esd.sas.com/esd/0000-0000-0002/000000/unvbasicvapp__9411005__vmx__en__sp0__1.zip

returns "Permission Denied" message at the browser.

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