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    Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband?

    This is a discussion on Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband? within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; I am trying to set up an NEC laptop with Sky broadband. So far it has taken over 3 hours, ...

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      Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband?

      I am trying to set up an NEC laptop with Sky broadband. So far it has taken over 3 hours, and is still not finished with the install disc. All firewalls have been switched off. Any suggestions/help?

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      Re: Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband?

      The only reason you would need to use the disc is to install McAffee, and no, it should definitely not take 3 hours.




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      Re: Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband?

      thanks! I don't know what I did but its now sorted and wirelessed!

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      Re: Should it take 3+ hours to install Sky broadband?

      We have had occurrences where the installation stalls for no reason, time to install will differ pc to pc but unless something is very wrong the install should never really take more than 15 minutes. You say all firewalls had been switched off? Did you have anything other than the built in Windows firewall installed?

     

     

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