Real Player

  Scribbler 17:46 16 Nov 04

When trying to download Real Player 8 (the free one)I get a popup which stays on the screen for about a second, after which it throws me off Internet Explorer and back to my screen-saver. I have Windows XP Home, broadband and loads of storage. Any ideas?

  Old Shep 17:51 16 Nov 04

The latest free version of Realplayer is Version 10 have you tried to download that.

  pj123 17:54 16 Nov 04

RealPlayer is a Real Pain.

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  wednesday 13 19:01 16 Nov 04

real player 10. click here for free download.

  Scribbler 19:38 16 Nov 04

Very strange! I cannnot get on to the Real Player website (click here, etc.)Every time I try I get thrown off IE, so cannot download RealPlayer 10 for example. What on earth can be causing this? Or is there a current problem with their website? Anyone else like to try?

  CurlyWhirly 21:22 16 Nov 04

Your website link on 19.38 post worked okay here.

  canard 19:42 17 Nov 04

click here fort real alternative player- supposed to be less of a menace.

  wednesday 13 13:05 25 Nov 04

It works for me. try searching for it your self. click here

  Scribbler 17:07 07 Dec 04

I've discovered the answer. Temporarily switching off my anti-popup software fixed it. I'm still not a fan of Real Player but many websites, such as the BBC, insist on it. But I'll only use the free version. Thanks to all.

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