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by songnutz / August 10, 2011 3:57 AM PDT

For some unknown reason I can't download anything from this site. The downloader stops before the green line reaches the end. It shows that the whole file has been downloaded...170mb or 170mb...then it stops short of the finish. What's up with that?

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(NT) what site would that be and what file?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / August 10, 2011 5:25 AM PDT
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Download stops
by songnutz / August 10, 2011 11:08 PM PDT

Well, this site means this site...CNET. The CBS downloader stops. It shows that the whole file has been downloaded, number wise, and doesn't finish going on to the next step. I would like to know why. I really needed a program off this site.

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which file is it happening to?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / August 11, 2011 1:10 AM PDT
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"This site" would refer to the place you are looking at right now.

Do you mean Download.com, a completely different place to this one?

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The CNET download site
by songnutz / August 11, 2011 2:38 AM PDT

So, what you're saying is this site isn't cnet? Hmmmm, why do I have to log-on at CNET in order to post this?
I can download something, but when I try to install it...it won't let me. The CBS downloader won't move on to the next step in the open procedure. So, what is causing that? Do I have to turn off my security software? It doesn't matter what program...any program I've tried to download and open. It won't let me open. Now, if you don't know why...say..."I Don't Know Why" and stop answering with another question.

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Not saying that at all,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / August 11, 2011 3:39 AM PDT
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