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I am trying to verify my account. I keep getting asked to download a file shown below, but it doesn't allow me to download anything


1. Download this HTML file:googleeef41411638f88ef.html
Not sure what I am doing wrong. The hyperlink just won't open no matter what I try
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Re: Verification Question

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trying a different browser may sometimes help.


verification is handled mainly via
the webmaster-tools-account --

the verification methods are outlined here:

verification issues are best handled over in the webmaster-tools forum:!categories/webmasters/verification

otherwise, a support specialist may be contacted directly:

after the site has been verified,
the site may be claimed using
the merchant-center-account.

Re: Verification Question

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You can do this manually, by creating a html file

Create a file with the name googleeef41411638f88ef.html
Than in the file you write

google-site-verification: googleeef41411638f88ef.html

Save the file and upload to the root of your domain

Please double check that the file name is still the same as sometimes it generates a new one.
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