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ten hours to download?

by mycomputertooson / February 29, 2008 9:14 PM PST

My son is currently downloading conquer_v5009_10.exe, have loads of space & ok dl speed, not throttled, taking 10 hrs - is this normal?

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Same results here...
by John.Wilkinson / February 29, 2008 11:57 PM PST
In reply to: ten hours to download?

A 400MB download shouldn't take that long unless you're connecting over dial-up, but this seems to be an exception...it's downloading at a rate of just 12KB/s here with an expected completion time of 8+ hours. Given the horrid download speed from Cnet I'd recommend canceling the download and downloading it from Softpedia instead, which is running at a rate of 500+KB/s for an estimated time of 15 minutes.

John

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by mycomputertooson / March 1, 2008 8:25 AM PST
In reply to: Same results here...

thanks for your reply John, I'll give it a go.

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