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Windows 7: Cannot install utorrent

01 Nov 2009   #1
donnyb

Win 7 x64
 
 
Cannot install utorrent

When I try, it gets to the last screen and I hit "Install" and nothing happens. I have tried with the current stable version and the beta RC version with the same thing. I also tried turning off Avira AV both times and it still just sits there. Anybody have any ideas?
Forgot to say that I am using Win7-64.


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01 Nov 2009   #2
esteban

7 Ultimate, Debian Squeeze, #! Statler
 
 

What exactly do you mean by "nothing happens"? Does it freeze? Does it exit with no result?

Are there any temporary data/folders that were created and left behind?

We need to know exactly in what state your computer is after you click "Install" to really debug this.
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01 Nov 2009   #3
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Try using a different browser and don't use any download managers when you download Utorrent.
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01 Nov 2009   #4
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

I can run BitTorrent on my win7 x64


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01 Nov 2009   #5
sup3rsprt

XP, Seven, 2008R2
 
 

apparently uTorrent is some fork of BitTorrent because they look identical?
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01 Nov 2009   #6
donnyb

Win 7 x64
 
 

By "nothing happens", I mean the last screen is still there. I can hit Install again and it is as if nothing happens. The install button changes color (like it's supposed to), but then nothing more happens. I checked for temp files, but do not find any.
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01 Nov 2009   #7
donnyb

Win 7 x64
 
 

I guess I just ditched utorrent for Bittorrent, as the Bittorrent client works just fine and is almost identical to utorrent.
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02 Nov 2009   #8
Deathmanlp

Windows 8 64 bit
 
 

I had the same problem I hit install and the window freezes but a shortcut is created on the desktop and the app woks fine. I just closed the installation window.
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02 Nov 2009   #9
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by donnyb View Post
I guess I just ditched utorrent for Bittorrent, as the Bittorrent client works just fine and is almost identical to utorrent.

Glad I could give you a helpful alternative that works.





" Doc "
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02 Nov 2009   #10
satchmo

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

I installed uTorrent on my Windows 7 64, and I have no problem with it.
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