Norton LiveUpdate problem

  User-52D347B9-29BD-4B4A-8760E15AD05DBA65 20:32 23 Aug 2003
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Norton LiveUpdate (for anti-virus) keeps stumbling during download and starting again which on slow dial-up connection is a pain. It says there are about 1300k to download but keeps zapping back to the start very few minutes. After 6 attempts I still haven't got the update. I'm on Win ME.
Gov

  keverne 21:59 23 Aug 2003

You haven't given any details of your browser but if if you are using Internet Exploer 6.0 I'd recommend you try this:-

Click on Tools, Internet Options, Temporary Internet Files, Delete Files.

If you are using something else post back here.

  dessi 22:47 23 Aug 2003

consider doing a defrag before loading any software on your system it may help things a bit

  xania 12:56 24 Aug 2003

If this download covers more than one application, try downloading the pplications one at a time. How mch unfragmented space do you have on the partiton which holds your software, and how much on your active partition, if different?

Thanks to all. I'm sure I have plenty of space but I will have a good springclean then have another go.
Gov

  powerless 19:11 24 Aug 2003

You could try the *.exe updating.

You'll have to download the *.exe file and then install it; the new update defs.


click here

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