Patch d/l finished, not insatllin' [solved]

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My blizzard updater finished downloading the patch
WoW-3.3.0.10958-4.0.0.12911-NA (stage 1, 2 and 3. Three files)

So updater runs a check on the file, no problem popped up all the way to 100%.
And it stops at this point. Updater disappears and no installation happened.

However when I checked windows Task Manager, WoW-x.x.x.x-4.0.0.12911-Updater.exe is still running in the background, I just can't see it. So I waited overnight but still nothing was installed.

Any way to fix it? or to install the patch without using the updater?

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Problem solved by using the method on post #4.
My anti-virus was Avast. Things worked out after I completely uninstalling it.
Hello Tsukihi,

This is usually a permissions error.

Make sure that you are on the administrative account for the computer, and if you are on Windows Vista or Windows 7 try right-clicking on the shortcut and running as administrator instead of double-clicking.

If that does not work, you can also try to take ownership of the entire World of Warcraft folder, which can sometimes fix this.

How to take ownership in Vista/7: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/add-take-ownership-to-explorer-right-click-menu-in-vista/

How to take ownership in XP: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308421
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Unfortunately I tried all the methods while I was on admin account, and they didn't work :(

Is there any other possible issues?
The other possibility is that it is caused by a security program. I know that there are a few that have been causing this lately such as Norton or AVG, so you may try temporarily disabling your antivirus, or even uninstalling (again, only for the patch).

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