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First download the installation package for the games you want to play. Note that when downloading any exe file from the web, your Operating System may display a message like the following:
You are advised to select Save to save it to your computer (the desktop is usually a good place as it is easy to find once downloaded). Then you should perform any virus checks as required to ensure that the file is virus free. Note that all the files from this site are checked before being placed on the server for you to download, but it is good practice to make sure for yourself.
Close any open applications (virus checkers can and should be left running)
Double-click on the downloaded file. You may a screen displayed where Name: is the file name you have downloaded, Type: will be Application and From: will be the location where you saved the file to when you downloaded it.
Note that this screen is Microsoft's added security measure to prevent any NEW downloaded executable running on your computer without your agreement. Make sure that Publisher is identified as this is your independently verified guarantee that the software has been produced and issued by this site and has not been tampered with in any way.
Click on Run to start the installation. Note that accepting all defaults is recommended.
See comment below if you get a report saying that the certificate is not recognized.
Note that for XP and Vista Users who have installed the latest updates from windows update, the certificate will be recognized by the latest version of internet explorer as you will automatically have access to all the latest certificates. For older versions of the Windows operating system it is highly recommended that the latest root update is installed. Good security policy dictates that your root certificate store should have the most current root certificate references from all trusted certification authorities, thereby providing the widest capability to recognize trusted content. Install the latest Microsoft root certificate patch here: Root Update (file supplied by Microsoft windows update).
If you are using Navigator or Mozilla, when you click on an installation package for downloading the following example screen will be displayed:
Accept the default, Save it to Disk and click OK
The file download will begin as shown in the following example:
Just double click on the file you downloaded to install the lottery software.