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Installation: Cannot connect to the download server

Each time that I try to download Skype on another computer, I get an error message after it's done downloading saying that Skype cannot connect to the download server. Then I am given an option to try an alternate file but that does not work either. I've tried on Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Google Chrome. Is there anything else that I can do?

TJT
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can you try the full installer instead;

 

http://www.skype.com/go/getskype-full (windows)

http://www.skype.com/go/getskype-macosx.dmg (mac)

 

 

 



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I've tried that too. The Full version is the alternate file that I have the option of trying, but it still does not work and I get the same error message.

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Please copy/paste the link below into the browser window of your choice, save the file on your computer and run it from there:

 

skype.com/go/getskype-msi

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Thank you. This worked.

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You are very welcome.

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Hello! I downloaded new skype 5.5.0.113 full installer. I run setup but error message: "Problem connecting to the server. Please download other installer". Other version not problem, but new version problem. When resolve installer?
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Please click the "Get Skype" link at the top of this page and download the normal version of Skype, NOT the beta version to get this new version.

 

Any difference?

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I Downloaded normal skype setup, but install problem again. Skype installer problem?

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Using your Windows Control Panel, please do:

 

Internet Options -> Delete -> Delete

 

Then please try again with the download using a IE ("Internet Explorer") web browser window.

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