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by 5160519 / May 13, 2006 6:19 AM PDT

I have been logging on to Cnet for the past month trying to download download accellerator 8.I keep getting a message "cannot conect to host". Download accellerator then trys again and again but nothing.
I am running WinXP home edition build 2600 and have a cable connection which is fine. I tried switching off the firewall, no differance so switched it back on again. So now I'm stuck.Please help. Thanks,Rockstar 100

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Cannot connect to host
by tomron / May 13, 2006 7:38 AM PDT
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Some questions.
by PudgyOne / May 13, 2006 8:44 PM PDT
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Some questions.

Are you signed in as the administrator?

Why would you want a Download accelerator when you are using a cable connection?

If you are looking for a FREE Download Manager, you can download one here

http://www.download.com/Free-Download-Manager/3000-2071_4-10522685.html?tag=lst-0-1


It can be helpful if you are downloading a larger file but... since you are using cable, it should be fast to begin with.

Also the download for download accelerator worked for me. What browser are you using?


Hope this helps.


Rick

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