In a message dated 16/11/2006 16:47:18 GMT Standard Time, gwinsk@xxxxxxx writes: In fact it took less than 1 second. Must be the weather. Gerry Winskill Mine's been gurgling for around half an hour, shows 3% done. By simple arithmetic, if 3% takes 30 minutes, 100% will take 1000 minutes, 16.66 hours! Don't think I'll start the installation tonight. Reading the book for volume 1, using the 2.4m scenery will take 6 gigabytes, using the higher density 1.2m scenery will take 30 gigabytes. I'm going to need a bigger hard disk drive! Frank T.