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Cannot Install Skype

I perform the following steps and can't get skype to install:

 

1. I Download skypesetupfull.exe

2. I click on the I agree – next button at the next screen.

 

Eventually after a please wait while installing message appears, I get an error message:

 

We are having problems connecting to the download server. To download an alternative

installer for skype, click the download button.

 

3. I click download again and receive another file  (skypesetup.exe instead of skypsetupfull.exe).

 

4. I repeat the process again and get the same error message again.

 

Any thoughts on this?

Tamim
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try install Skype with this link:

 

http://www.skype.com/go/downloading-business

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marcwalc
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Re: Cannot Install Skype

i have a same problem expect it wont even go to the server, it says it cant connect and i can go open a internet explorer window and get perfect connect

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try install Skype with this link:

 

http://www.skype.com/go/downloading-business

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Tamim
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bingo that worked! sure am happy now. thanks!

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You are very welcome and thanks for the feedback.
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