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skypesetup.exe is not a valid win32 app

downloaded skype when I attempt to set up get the message "skypesetup.exe is not a valid win32 application"  so now what? does anyone know the answer?  

demeterkraaij
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demeterkraaij wrote:

downloaded skype when I attempt to set up get the message "skypesetup.exe is not a valid win32 application"  so now what? does anyone know the answer?  



Using your Windows Control Panel, please do:

 

Internet Options -> Delete Button -> Delete Button

 

Then using a IE ("Internet Explorer") browser window, please install and choose the open or run option from here: http://skype.com/go/getskype-full

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Hi - this worked. Thanks!
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krisdawn wrote:
Hi - this worked. Thanks!


You are very welcome. Glad to help.

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The "full" didn't work for me. :sad:
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I am also experiencing the same problem. i tried downloading the setup file as per the 2 links above but couldnt download. is there another link which i can try? thanks.

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This doesn't work! Tried all suggested links. Nothing works. What now?

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