Wednesday, July 30, 2008 6:42 PMI run AVG firewall on several machines, and its (more or less) default configuration blocks FTP. But HDView install seems to use FTP.
My solution was to turn off the firewall momentarily. But not all viewers will know to do this. Either changing back to an HTTP download, or a big note ("turn off your firewall so we can download our program--its NOT malware, TRUST US!") is in order.
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 8:26 PM
Right, the Microsoft Research download page is ftp://ftp.research.microsoft.com/downloads.
Not sure if we have an alternative but I'll check.
Thursday, July 31, 2008 1:42 AMIts not for me, but for the casual user -- the few who aren't scared away by the disclamers