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Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by wheezergeezer, Aug 8, 2006.

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  1. wheezergeezer

    wheezergeezer Thread Starter

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    Hi can anyone help, I've just bought some software Im trying to install on my pc, the installation sheild starts up the blue bar gets to 99% and stops, Ive tried several times loading from different places, I tried installing on another pc, It worked fine ! eureka,
    but it wont work on my pc !
    I changed the cd drive still no good, so I'm at a loss as what to do...............

    Thanks and regards, john
     
  2. Jimmy the Hand

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    I think you should wait a little longer at 99%. Five minutes or so. I had the same problems with some software and Win98, and waiting was the solution. Take a coffee-break. If it's still at 99% after the break, then I was wrong, and your case is different.
     
  3. wheezergeezer

    wheezergeezer Thread Starter

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    Happy to report I took your advice, had a cuppa tea and a sandwich, left the disk spinning, came back 10 minutes later..........hey presto...........it works,
    much appreciated MALACKA..........Regards, john

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