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Can't install Ad Aware 2007

by Mike7p / February 20, 2008 3:55 AM PST

Hi there. Ive just read the long post on download.com re using Ad Aware 2007 http://tinyurl.com/2ow9ss and decided to install it and give it a try.
However when I try and install it I get an error message

"Error 1316. A network error occurred while attempting to read from the file: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Wise Installation Wizard\WISDED53B0BB67c4244AE6AD6FD3C28D1EF_7_0_2_3.MSI"

After Googleing this error, all I could discover was that Error 1316 appears when a previous version of the program you're trying to install hasn't been fully removed. This can't be the case here because this PC hasn't had Ad Aware installed before.
I then tried to install it with Windows in Safe Mode but this only brought up another error saying " The system administrator has set policies to prevent this installation" I am the Administrator and as far as I know I havn't set any policies.

How do I check this, or more importantly, how can I install this program.

System:
AMD Athlon 64 CPU 3800+2.40GHz
Win XP MCE 2005
SP3
3Gb Ram
250 Gb Hdd

Regards
Mike7P

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Error 1316
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 20, 2008 4:06 AM PST
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Thanks Marianna but ......
by Mike7p / February 20, 2008 4:19 AM PST
In reply to: Error 1316

Thats one of the Google results I tried several times.
Regards
Mike7P

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A different download link.....
by Marianna Schmudlach / February 20, 2008 4:55 AM PST
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