View Full Version : Having problems installing Dink

07-11-2002, 07:45 PM
im having problems installing Dink Smallwood. whenever i try to install it i get "Corrupt File Detected". i went to the offical site and downloaded the game from every link they had and i still get the same message. is their a problem with my computer or something? please let me know

07-12-2002, 01:56 AM
That means you did not recieve the whole file. (It's around 23 megs)

I recommend using a download resumer like Getright or something along those lines if you're on dial-up.

07-12-2002, 03:28 PM
the files i downloaded all were 23845k. and i use FlashGet. its the exact same as Getright. im so confused...

07-13-2002, 02:42 AM
The installer checks the validity of the file with a CRC check when you run it - if even one byte is wrong, it will not start the install. (if gives the "Corrupted file detected" message)

A reason this could be failing is if you have a virus on your computer that is adding some information to the file somewhere along the line.