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Anyone know why the blizzard updater is taking so long

#11AttleboroTaco(Topic Creator)Posted 10/18/2008 10:29:55 AM

nothv13 (#009)
don't use the patcher downloader. Use the mirror sites you find on the blizzard support pages


Im not downloading it. Its installing
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#12AttleboroTaco(Topic Creator)Posted 10/18/2008 3:22:34 PM
Its at 80% now.
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#13rocky0887Posted 10/18/2008 3:25:43 PM
Get a better PC christ. Over 5 hours to install one patch? No matter how big it is. What'd it take you 3 days to install WoW itself?
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#14KamaroKujraPosted 10/18/2008 3:26:52 PM
2 hours or so for me on the 1.2gb Patch

46%
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#15AttleboroTaco(Topic Creator)Posted 10/18/2008 3:30:30 PM

rocky0887 (#013)
Get a better PC christ. Over 5 hours to install one patch? No matter how big it is. What'd it take you 3 days to install WoW itself?


It took me less than an hour to install wow. Thats why i made this topic. Idk why its taking so long to install this one damn patch
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#16RiderFaizPosted 10/18/2008 3:31:27 PM
coughcoughcheapcomputerscoughcough

seriously it shouldnt take you this long, if it is good luck playing wow itself cause your heading for a massive lag fest
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#17AttleboroTaco(Topic Creator)Posted 10/18/2008 3:41:17 PM

RiderFaiz (#016)
coughcoughcheapcomputerscoughcough

seriously it shouldnt take you this long, if it is good luck playing wow itself cause your heading for a massive lag fest


This isnt the first time ive played wow. Ive been playing wow since august just fine.
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#18AMonkeyPosted 10/18/2008 3:52:08 PM
Get a better PC christ. Over 5 hours to install one patch? No matter how big it is. What'd it take you 3 days to install WoW itself?

Doesn't really have anything to do with the computer.

coughcoughcheapcomputerscoughcough

seriously it shouldnt take you this long, if it is good luck playing wow itself cause your heading for a massive lag fest


Blizzard downloader is painfully slow and if its telling you behing a firewall GG.
#19KamaroKujraPosted 10/18/2008 3:53:23 PM
Mine does, and i have the ports open
3724,6112, and 6881-6999
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#20GilaMonsterPosted 10/18/2008 3:53:23 PM
You could have spyware/adware running in the background that's affecting the installation speed.

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