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Download stops in all browsers and download managers on Windows XP

I have Windows XP on my desktop and I can't download anything on it. Download stops after a few seconds or even doesn't start. I've tried using Firefox, Chrome, IE, different download managers, but ...
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Incomplete downloads reported as complete - Firefox - regular occurance

I am having a problem with Firefox where downloads are incomplete, but they are reported as complete. This happens with multiple file types (exe's, zips, videos). There is no circular arrow icon ...
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1answer
71 views

How to resume wget mirroring from a different location?

I am out of space in my home folder , where iam currently mirroring this site for the pupose of a cygwin installation in my windows machine using wget from my linux machine. i am aware that i can ...
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314 views

Limit download speed

I searched on the net on how to limit download speed but I only find some software. Is possible to limit the download speed in Windows XP by configuring some settings on the computer? How I will limit ...
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Can't download .exe, stuck at 99% for all browsers

I can't seem to finish downloading any .exe files. When the download starts, it will proceed as per normal except that it will be stuck once it hits 99%. I've tried using Chrome, Safari, Opera, and ...
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1answer
356 views

IE8 can't download files

We have a windows xp machine running IE8, if it tries to download files the download either sticks @ 0% and nothing happens - no error, no progress bar - as if the download isnt starting at all. ...
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2answers
5k views

How to download and activate original Microsoft Windows Profesional XP SP3

I have been given a laptop with the following characteristics: Windows XP Proffesional SP3 No CD-ROM a lot of viruses I am not very familiar with the XP stuff but I need to install on it fresh ...
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1answer
308 views

Where can I download Windows XP [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows XP SP3 (Legal) download? I need to install Windows XP as a dual boot on one of my Machines. I have a (valid) XP product key, but I don't have the original ...
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1answer
1k views

Transferring IDM Internet Download manager links

How can I view incomplete download links in IDM? How would I transfer the links from one computer to another computer in IDM?
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0answers
213 views

Download weekly MP3 from RSS feed + rename the file (automation)

I want to automate downloading mp3 files from an RSS feed. Basically once a week a file needs to be downloaded, renamed and moved to a certain directory. Is there any free software that can do this? ...
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1answer
675 views

Download file from DropBox via telnet on Windows XP?

Is it possible to download a text (or even an exe) file from Dropbox, using telnet at the command prompt on Windows XP? If so, what are the detailed step by step commands to achieve this?
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1answer
522 views

“Error - No Network Interface available” when running TubeMaster++

Each time I start TubeMaster++ 2.6, I receive this error: No Network Interface available ! TubeMaster++ cannot find any suitable network interface to capture data ! Please make sure you are ...
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1answer
21k views

Where do I find Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 (Full Profile)?

I tried to install Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (Standalone Installer) but this isn't the correct version. Where do I find Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 (Full Profile)? I need this for my Win XP 32bit ...
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1answer
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Why doesn't the bitsadmin.exe download manager work for me?

Why does this bitsadmin command fail? bitsadmin.exe /transfer myDownloadJob /download /priority normal http://mirror.anl.gov/pub/ubuntu-iso/DVDs/ubuntu/8.04/release/FOOTER.html c:\Temp It seems ...
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1answer
381 views

What do I need for viewing and playing Flash games on my PC?

What do I need for viewing and playing Flash games on my Windows XP PC? If I need to download something, can I get a link?
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3answers
4k views

How to get a Windows XP Home Edition download?

I am fixing a computer for a friend, which has a Windows XP Home Edition installation that will not boot. I think there's corrupted system files; I was able to boot from a Windows XP Pro disc, tried ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I stop Windows from blocking an unverified publisher's download?

How do I by-pass Windows blocking my download? OS is Windows XP SP3
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1answer
640 views

Firefox is changing file extensions on downloads

Today I downloaded a .reg file, and Firefox made it a .reg.txt file. I downloaded a .zip file and Firefox made it a .zip.htm file. Both files worked fine when I fixed the extensions. What happened ...
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2answers
45 views

download files from a windows machine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Download manager to replace GetRight? Hi there, I am completely clueless when it comes to Windows sorry. If I am running Windows XP, what is a good program for download ...
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1answer
414 views

Why is my DROP BOX download being blocked?

I tried to download a Dropbox program and received the following message: Cannot access the specific device, path or file. You may not have the appropriate permission to access the item. What is ...
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6answers
5k views

Resuming downloads in Firefox (using a download manager)

I just tried Free Download Manager (FDM), again, having the Firefox addon Flashgot use it. The download gets passed to FDM, and fails, giving the error message "access denied, invalid username or ...
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2answers
337 views

Downloads speed starts ok but after a few seconds they go down to 10kbps?

Since yesterday any file I try to download from any host start downloading ok (at >1mbps) but after a few seconds the speed start to decrease down to 10kbps. I use a mobile modem (huawei) and I ...
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1answer
60 views

How to download this video

http://37signals.com.nyud.net:8080/images/svn_posts/photoshop_mockup.mov. it's a 30 mb video but when i start downloading it's finished under 1 mb every time. What is the problem ?
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2answers
159 views

Browser/addon which shows what's been downloaded so far regardless of formatting and layout?

Every now and then a website becomes super-slow (but not broken) because there are too many people looking at it at the same time. When I try and view such a site, say with Firefox, I can see that it ...
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Slow Browsing/Direct Download, but Fast Bittorrent Download

I'm using Windows XP SP2. I have a 1 MB connection via a SpeedTouch 585, and my internet speed registers at 0.3 MB, with a maximum download of 30kbps. Not to mention a terrible ping at 500-1500. On ...
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2answers
792 views

Is it possible to optimize internet connection for video streaming [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I throttle the bandwidth consumed by Windows Automatic Updates? I'm always watching anime online. I want to know if it is possible to allot more bandwidth on ...
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2answers
4k views

Windows XP SP3 (Legal) download?

I have my CD-key sticker with me but don't have the CD anymore. Is there anywhere I can download Windows XP SP3 installation disc from?
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4answers
61 views

Trouble Downloading from some sites

I am trying to download the new Microsoft Security Essentials but when I click on the Download button instead of getting the Download box popup nothing comes up. The progess bar at the bottom shows ...
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1answer
121 views

PowerToys for Windows XP [closed]

**I have Tweak UI, but it seems to be the wrong version, because everything I change, goes back to the way it was before once I reboot the computer. I tried to find that second version to download, ...