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Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby hesnotthemessiah » Tue May 24, 2011 8:28 pm

Hi there. ;) I currently have Nebula3Pro 1.3.460 installed on my PC. I read on the forum about the latest release being 1.3.486. So I thought it would be just a simple case of downloading this file and installing it over my previous install. There is a link, in the "My Downloads" area, titled "Upgrade Nebula3 Pro WIN x86 1.3.486". When I download the file attatched to this link I get a RAR[1] file. Why is this file a RAR[1] format? What do I need to do with it? I think I am right in understanding that the RAR[*] format is used when you have multiple RAR files that all need to be extracted when installing. But, from what I can see in the My Downloads area and from what I have read on the Acustica site, there is just this one aforementioned RAR[1] file attatched to the "Upgrade Nebula3 Pro WIN x86 1.3.486" link and that is all that is needed to obtain the latest 1.3.486 update. I am confused :? .
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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby ngarjuna » Tue May 24, 2011 10:19 pm

First of all...epic screen name! He's a very naughty boy!

Usually when you are seeing that it indicates that your browser isn't finished with the download. The actual file that should get downloaded during that process is
I just downloaded to confirm. Unless the website is broken and it's serving you the wrong file in particular (which might be possible, sometimes there are scripts that compile updates; though I think that's not the case with Nebula) it seems like a download problem.

Personally, I have all kinds of troubles downloading from European servers (I'm in the states) depending on the day/how the network is acting. Lots and lots of CRC errors on extract. Usually some combination of switching browsers/computers or going to a different network for the download does the trick for me (between my home connection and my pipe at work I can usually get one of them to work for me).
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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby RJHollins » Wed May 25, 2011 5:43 am

.RAR file is a type of compressed file that also
contains a checksum [with possible repair feature].

I thought it was used as a way to better insure the integrity of the file[s] AND as a method that prevents 'some' anti-virus programs from blocking the download [due to executable .exe].

just my guess :roll:
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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby enriquesilveti » Wed May 25, 2011 1:34 pm

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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby hemd » Wed May 25, 2011 5:21 pm

I have the same problem when i use Opera to download, i had to change the filetype in the file selector box to all files and rename the file, the other method was to download with firefox.
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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby Arne » Wed May 25, 2011 7:23 pm

Have you checked your file directory?
If there is already a file in your directory with the same name, the new downloaded file will automatically get the (1) extention added.

Just edit the file name and remove (1)
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Re: Upgrade_Nebula3_Pro_1.3.486 RAR[1] file

Postby giancarlo » Wed May 25, 2011 8:40 pm

@everyone: our server is located in USA
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