Windows 10: Why do my downloads keep failing across all browers?

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  1. Bree's Avatar
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    10 Home x64 (1607) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       16 Jan 2017 #11

    tommygrimshaw said: View Post
    ...the download continues to fail every now and again before eventually completing.
    It does complete then, that's something at least. I had to deliberately turn off my WiFi part-way through to make those screenshots. Have you tried a wired connection rather than your WiFi? If that works it would point the finger of suspicion at your laptops' WiFi rather than your ISP.
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    Windows 10 Home x64
       16 Jan 2017 #12

    Hi Bree,

    Thanks, that's very true! We're getting new Wifi tomorrow (with a different ISP) so I'm hoping this'll help; although when I've changed the internet connection from my current Wifi to my mobile data via tethering, the programme still reoccured.

    I'll take a look into your wired suggestion though - cheers.
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