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Skype won't finish downloading

The download gets to about 85% and stalls. Then I get an error that says the source file can not be read.

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  • sk8gr8r May 11, 2010

    What type of portible device or computer are you trying to download to? what operating system? win 98 win XP Vista, Mac OSX? Are you dowloading from internet? or from a CD? Anti virus software and Firewalls walls can also give you problems, disable them first. I suggest dowloading to your computer first and disconnect from internet and install from the dowload.

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Well try another website or try another downloader disable your antivirus and everything will be allright

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the installation is very easy in the windows environment.
just follow the steps to install any software in windows operating system
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http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/get-skype/on-your-computer/windows/5-2/

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In some cases when you try to upgrade Skype from an earlier version to a newer version you may get the error message: "The Older version of Skype cannot be removed. Please contact your technical Support Group".
The error 1603 occurs during the process of uninstallation of the previous Skype version in case Skype is not able to find the cached PluginManager.msi file on your system.

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* Delete Skype\Plugin Manager folder manually. It is usually under folder C:\Program Files\Skype
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How to install skype?


1. Select the installation language
2. Click next to proceed


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1. Select the language to read the license in
2. Accept the agreement
3. Click next to proceed



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1. Optionally change the install location
2. Click next to proceed


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1. Select either option depending on your preference
2. Click next to proceed



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1. Optionally launch Skype now
2. Click Finish



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You can check in C:\Program Files\Skype....
ok
try this

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