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###### Installer.exe fails to connect to Download failed with error: 28 for URL

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Please give the newer version of the installer a try to see if it fixes this issue.

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Used latest installer. Version is Installer log.txt for X-Plane Installer 4.02r2 compiled on Nov  2 2017 13:09:07 


The two error's are still the same 

This video card is: DX10 or 11 - With instancing (found glMapBufferRange)

WARNING: we are missing the texture: RESOURCE:checkerboard.png.

CPU count        : 8

os_dir_this_app =C:\Users/ASTi-CMG/Desktop/X-Plane11InstallerWindows/

os_dir_desktop =C:\Users/ASTi-CMG/Desktop/

os_dir_default_apps =C:\Users/ASTi-CMG/Desktop/

os_dir_temp =C:\Users/ASTi-CMG/AppData/Local/Temp/

os_dir_prefs =C:\Users/ASTi-CMG/AppData/Local/

Clean exit from threads.

0:00:00.000 D/WIZ: Starting installer... opening wizard step "Main Menu - No Existing Installation"

0:00:08.539 D/WIZ: Advancing from wizard step "Welcome" to "License"

0:00:11.562 D/WIZ: Advancing from wizard step "License" to "Check Servers"

0:00:46.112 E/NET: Download failed with error: 28 for URL

0:00:46.161 D/WIZ: Advancing from wizard step "Check Servers" to "Finish"
commented by (19.3k points)
The full file did not attach.

The latest version of the installer is 4.03r2. You will need to download a new copy from to get the latest version.
commented by (13 points)
Thanks @jroberts! the latest installer 4.03r2 has fixed the issues. Updates are working again!