IOS5 Safari Mobile pop up won't download zipped mp3 file

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    tripod333 iPF Noob

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    Hi, I have been sent a link to a zipped mp3 file via we transfer ( a file transfer website) and want to download the mp3 to play onto my ipad. pop up stated safari IOS5 cannot download the file,
    am new to this ipad, can I actually download and play mp3's which are not from itunes ok?
    Any help appreciated,

    thanks
    Andrew
     
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    Gabriel1 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Safari on iOS can't download files however you can use other apps, such as Downloader HD to do this but you will need to check if it can unzip a zip file.

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    ok, so I need a downloader, but can i actually play an mp3 once downloaded? or does it need to be an mp4?
     
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