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PMDG MSFS 737-800 Installer Not Working

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    PMDG MSFS 737-800 Installer Not Working

    Whenever I install the new PMDG 738 for MSFS it the installation works perfectly, it installs, i then extract it which then allows me to open the installer for the plane to install. When i bought the PMDG 737-700 this was a simple process, open it as administrator, allow the privileges and then install the product. However for some reason with the 737-800 this is not the case. When running the installer i press yes to allow the privileges and then nothing happens, no error screens, no normal screens, no warnings, nothing. I have tried installing from different browsers, tried different users (both with administrator privileges) but it simply won't work. I decided to do a fresh install of all my PMDG aircraft in case my recent MSFS re-installation had affected anything, however that has just caused the PMDG 736 and PMDG 737 to also now not work, meaning it is not an installer issue on the PMDG 738, but something greater. I'm not really sure what else to do, so any help from anyone here would be greatly appreciated. I will list a screenshot on how far i get up to within the installation process below. Thanks again.

    Mark King
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    I don't know if this applies to what you are seeing, but I had disable windows defender/anti virus to get it to work. I didn't have to manually extract anything, it did the entire install by clicking the downloaded setup app.
    Rich Hooker

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      Hi . Currently flying the PMDG 737-700. Yesterday I bought the PMDG 737-800. After the installation, an UPDATE was pending in the center. I wanted to do that - can't. What could be the reason? If I wanted to look at individual livery, it doesn't work. Not one is there. What can it have there? LG

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        I did attempt to disable my anti virus, however that didn’t seem to work either. I use Norton so it over rides windows defender, I’m not sure whether I should be disabling that as well as Norton at the same time though.

        Mark King

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