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install problem

by ngdrb5 / January 28, 2016 4:25 PM PST

I cannot download and install any program updates and new programs from Download.com. "The istaller cannot be initialized". Any ideas on how to fix?

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Why the duplicate?
by Dafydd Forum moderator / January 28, 2016 4:32 PM PST
In reply to: install problem

Didn't you read Kees's reply?
Dafydd.

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Hi ngdrb5,
by DownloadSupport Download.com staff / January 29, 2016 3:01 PM PST
In reply to: install problem

It does sound as if your issue is specific to the Download.com Installer, wich you can read more about here:

http://dlcom.co/1JHqD3e

To get around the error message, you can simply use the Direct Download Link instead -- you can read more about that option here:

http://dlcom.co/1UrM9RG

Please note that you do not need to be logged in to the site in order to use or see the Direct Download Link, but you will *only* see it on product pages for titles that use the Download.com Installer. Titles that do not use the Download.com Installer will not have a separate Direct Download Link on their listing page.

If you need any further assistance, please feel free to contact our support team directly via the form on this page:

http://dlcom.co/1JHqVY1

You can also access the support contact form, and our FAQ section, by clicking the "Download Help Center" link at the very bottom of any Download.com web page (in the "More" column there). From any FAQ page, just click the "Contact Us" link at the top of the page to go to the contact form.

Regards,
Jen
Download.com Support

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