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Getting Started Using LimeWire + WireShare Tips on getting started with LimeWire. Also a place to seek help getting started. Includes the original LimeWire Pirate Edition thread, with the most up to date LPE installer packages on the internet including File_Girl's LPE version, and WireShare the most upgraded version of them all.


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How do I download the installer and where do I find it at?
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LW 4 here Get LimeWire for Your Platform - Lime Wire (under heading Past Releases)

Else offline LW 5 version here: http://www9.limewire.com/download/LimeWireWin-full.exe
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Thank you lord of the rings i finally got it to download and up and running already downloading songs...THANK YOU!!!
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ok my problem is after i download the new version of LW it tells me there is a "bug" ive uninstalled and re-installed LW and i still get the same message what do i need to do?? thank you in advance
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Do you mean that you see a bug report?

Try steps 1 - 8 here (click on link): Limewires pop up screens not clickable...

If that doesn't help, can you copy the info from the bug report & then post it in this thread?
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ok, tried and tried and still the same thing. As soon as Limewire opens and ask me to automatically add files to library or whatever the other choice is, it shuts down! I don't even have enough time to read what the second thing says. Any suggestions???
Did you get this situation sorted? If not let us know what the scenario is now.
Sorry looks like I missed your last post.

If desiring to downgrade from LW 5 to LW 4, please let us know. We recommend downgrading to LW 4.16 instead of LW 4.18 because of problems with LW 4.18. However there are a few tricks you need to know about first, so let us know if you wish to downgrade. Our tests showed that it is far more effective to downgrade to LW 4.16 rather than 4.18 which appears to have some bugs with recognising LW 5 incomplete files in any form.
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yet another truly enlightening (read totally pointless) post
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