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HT4718 Try to re-install OS X Lion 10.7 using recovery mode (cmd +R) but it keeps downloading for forever!!!

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Nov 19, 2012 5:14 AM

Hi all

 

I have tried to re-install OSX Lion 10.7 using recovery mode(cmd +R) on my Mac pro. However, it keeps downloading/recovering for forever. i.e. at first, it is estimated that the downloading will be finished during 1h plus, then after waiting for about 1h and when it comes to few minutes left to be finished,  the time will automatically jump to 1h plus. I have tried re-installing, re-installing many times for 3 days but it is still the same. The downloading seems to take forever to be finshed. I have not back up any where else (e.g. external devices) so it seems that re-installing the OS X lion 10.7 from the recovery mode is the only choice now but it does not work at all. I also have tried with wi-fi or cable connections, tried with different internet networks but it does not work. Please help

 

Thanks

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