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I am using vista machine, internet explorer 7, ADSL internet connection
when i am downloading any large size file more then 5 MB it does not download full file sometime it gives error the connection is reset or instead of 5 mb it downloads 3 MB and shows file is downloaded,
we cannot open that downloaded file it gives error that invaild file format.
what could be the reason
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Top Expert 2008

Commented:
Hello Faheemsea,

Are you using a download manager? If not, give one a try - they can resume broken downloads if your connection is lost or broken.

The best download manager is Flashget
http://www.flashget.com/download.htm

Hope this helps!
war1

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how can i find the internet connection is disconnectiong and connecting within fractions of seconds. is it a problem of ISP
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well i can download the files now with the help of download manager,
but i dont get the reason why internet is disconnecting and connecting within fraction of seconds.
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Faheemsea, Internet Connections can be temporarily lost during any session due to traffic and noise.
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