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Posted: 16 May 2013 11:51 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 16 ]
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Gave up yesterday after several failed attempts trying again now but its still at a crawl, it will take a couple of hours at this rate.

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Posted: 17 May 2013 07:17 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 17 ]
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I also had to try several times to download the Genesis Starter Essentials. I finally got it, and it’s a zip file. I extracted the contents, but I don’t see any installer or executable file. What should I be looking for? I *have* the entire 432 MB zip file, I just don’t know how to “install” it.

In the DIM, it is listed as “ready to download” rather than “ready to install” - because my successful download was direct, rather than through DIM.

**update** I moved the zip file into the Downloads folder for DAZ 3D ... and then it showed up in the DIM. Apparently I just needed to get it into the right place!

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Posted: 17 May 2013 12:21 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 18 ]
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On my fourth attempt here, through manual download, I don’t trust or use that new DIM stuff lol. Each time it just kind of craps out, and stops at around 70% finished mark. Today so far I have gotten daz 4.6 and a few other things fine, but this one seems to be having issues. I really wish DTA worked with this place, but if you try to add the link, it just grabs a PHP page instead of the actual files. I had to start from 0% each try, something about the .part file not able to be saved, and I am not one of those lucky people who have unlimited bandwidth, I am in canada, stuck with crappy rogers internet raspberry

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Posted: 17 May 2013 12:25 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 19 ]
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I do hope you are clearing your Browser cache between download attempts. Failed downloads can stay in the cache and will cause subsequent download attempts to fail at the same point.

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Posted: 31 August 2013 04:22 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 20 ]
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What if I do clear the cache before each attempt and it still won’t download properly?

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Posted: 31 August 2013 04:43 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 21 ]
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hmm     Pass   cool smirk

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Posted: 31 August 2013 02:58 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 22 ]
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Have you tried to download it using a different browser?

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