Spybot Update Problem

  Proxy Worm 20:22 03 Nov 2003

I have tried many time to update it but it doesnt start and after a while its cancels with a red cross and the has three exclamation marks in the description line?

Does anyone have a somilar experience or a way to solve it?

Regards Bally

  MichelleC 20:25 03 Nov 2003

Complete uninstall, reboot and reinstall fixed mine.

  leo49 20:26 03 Nov 2003

Or try downloading from one of the alternative mirrors in the dropdown menu

  Proxy Worm 20:28 03 Nov 2003

So shall i un-install it then download it or get it of the cover disc again?

  LastChip 20:33 03 Nov 2003

But, selected the USA as a download site and all was well. I think it's probably just server congestion.

As leo49 has already said, try another site.

  spuds 20:33 03 Nov 2003

Yes, completly un-install, and use a cd cover disk,which will only takes a few seconds. Downlowding from the internet will take a little longer, depending on your internet connection. Do not forget, to check and reconfigure after new installation.

  Proxy Worm 20:37 03 Nov 2003

Thanks everyone but the USA mirror worked, its probably somehting to do with there servers.

  JIM 20:39 03 Nov 2003

earlier today

hoverman Mon, 03.11.03 | 11:56
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Click on 'Search for Updates' and then on the next screen click on the down arrow at middle top to display list of sites. I do not agree with wizkidwall_03 that Spybot is rubbish. Often it will pick up things Ad-Aware misses, and vice versa.

Chose the

velodrome Mon, 03.11.03 | 02:57
Spybot freezes on updating when the site is busy. Try downloading from a different mirror site - EON (Australia) is pretty good.

hoverman Mon, 03.11.03 | 07:38
I have just downloaded from EON (Australia) with no problem.

  leo49 20:50 03 Nov 2003


  keenan 21:37 03 Nov 2003

Did exactly the same for me ,just updated now from 'USA' site - no problems. Thanks.

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