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    otjatt's Avatar
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    Jun 19, 2007
    having trouble opening DMG files
    Hi, I have run into a bit of a problem,
    I am trying to install a program, but when I try to mount the dmg file, I get an error saying "codec overrun". Anyone have any idea what this is or what i can do to resolve this?

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    Member Since
    Jun 16, 2007
    Macbook Pro Core 2 Duo 2.2ghz 2gb DDR2 8600gt w/ 128mb vram
    What .dmg file are you trying? Let me see if it works for me. Ive been looking into it and people said that it is usually caused by it not being downloaded fully.

    Whats the file?

    Dude had the same problem with another program and one other dude made 2 suggestions.

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    DarnYank!'s Avatar
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    Jun 28, 2007
    NW Indiana
    iBook G4 1.33 12"
    i ran into this (or similar) trying to launch from a sub folder off of a usb drive. i moved the file onto the mac desktop, mounted fine after that. good luck.

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