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I get the message "Download Failed" safari cannot download

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I get the message "Download Failed" safari cannot download this flle'
JA: What OS X (Operating System, e.g. Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, etc.) or iOS are you runninng?
Customer: Not sure - I have and Iphone6
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: For Safari?
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I haven't. Trying to download a program that I just purchased
JA: Anything else you want the Mac expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just realized something - I don't have Mac I have Apple
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Mac_Martin replied 10 months ago.

Hello, how are you?

If you're trying to download a program through your iPhone it won't work as they are intended for a computer - for iPhone use you need to download the application using the App Store.

What are you trying to download?