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Windows 7: A puzzling glitch with installing downloaded programs

21 Oct 2011   #11
WizzardOne

Windows 7 Ultimate X32
 
 

I will give that a try if the problem persists, but for right now, I read another thread on another forum about similar problems and stopped a program which was a screen capture program running in the background (PicPick) and ran several installs without a hitch????


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