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pls quick help

I open a pdf file with foxit or adobe ,then erro message: format error: not a pdf or corrupted
I tried many repair programs but no success.
There is no possibility again download this files.
Pls help
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You may be able to extract the text from the file using a utility, such as this one:

http://desktoppub.about.com/gi/o.htm?zi=1/XJ&zTi=1&sdn=desktoppub&cdn=compute&tm=8&gps=109_468_948_1064&f=10&tt=14&bt=0&bts=0&zu=http%3A//a-pdf.com/text/index.htm

Another possibility is that it is not actually a PDF file but is a min-named DOC file, or something.  Have you tried opening the file using MSWORD?
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http://www.repairpdffile.net/

http://www.sysinfotools.com/recovery/pdf-recovery.html

http://www.erepairtools.com/

 a lot of utils out there to extract data from the pdf ... once its soem what intact... are you willign to buy one ?
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or sorry ignore the above link ... posted that in error

http://desktoppub.about.com/od/pdf/f/pdfextraction.htm
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Have you tried opening the file using MSWORD?  yes no succes
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Network Switches & Hubs sorry my mistake ,i do not relaize
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Hey GIMP opened,I think i need pound:))
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