Getting installation error

For some reason I can't install source tree on windows 8.

It either does not initiate the install app at all and shows this error: "An error occurred trying to download 'http://downloads.atlassian.com/software/sourcetree/windows/SourceTree.application'."

Or it starts it and on the first download it gets stuck at 158KB. After a while the installer closes and shows an error log containing this error:

"

Following errors were detected during this operation.

* [29/03/2013 15:21:08] System.Deployment.Application.DeploymentDownloadException (Unknown subtype)

- Downloading http://downloads.atlassian.com/software/sourcetree/windows/Application Files/SourceTree_0_9_0_5/extras/licenses/GongDragDrop.htm.deploy did not succeed.

- Source: System.Deployment

- Stack trace:

at System.Deployment.Application.SystemNetDownloader.DownloadSingleFile(DownloadQueueItem next)

at System.Deployment.Application.SystemNetDownloader.DownloadAllFiles()

at System.Deployment.Application.FileDownloader.Download(SubscriptionState subState)

at System.Deployment.Application.DownloadManager.DownloadDependencies(SubscriptionState subState, AssemblyManifest deployManifest, AssemblyManifest appManifest, Uri sourceUriBase, String targetDirectory, String group, IDownloadNotification notification, DownloadOptions options)

at System.Deployment.Application.ApplicationActivator.DownloadApplication(SubscriptionState subState, ActivationDescription actDesc, Int64 transactionId, TempDirectory& downloadTemp)

at System.Deployment.Application.ApplicationActivator.InstallApplication(SubscriptionState& subState, ActivationDescription actDesc)

at System.Deployment.Application.ApplicationActivator.PerformDeploymentActivation(Uri activationUri, Boolean isShortcut, String textualSubId, String deploymentProviderUrlFromExtension, BrowserSettings browserSettings, String& errorPageUrl)

at System.Deployment.Application.ApplicationActivator.ActivateDeploymentWorker(Object state)

--- Inner Exception ---

System.Net.WebException

- Unable to connect to the remote server

- Source: System

- Stack trace:

at System.Net.HttpWebRequest.GetResponse()

at System.Deployment.Application.SystemNetDownloader.DownloadSingleFile(DownloadQueueItem next)

--- Inner Exception ---

System.Net.Sockets.SocketException

- A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond 63.246.22.204:80

- Source: System

- Stack trace:

at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.DoConnect(EndPoint endPointSnapshot, SocketAddress socketAddress)

at System.Net.ServicePoint.ConnectSocketInternal(Boolean connectFailure, Socket s4, Socket s6, Socket& socket, IPAddress& address, ConnectSocketState state, IAsyncResult asyncResult, Exception& exception)

"
I have no problem acessing the internet or downloading either through the browser or windows 8 Store apps.
Can anyone help me?

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It worked after a few windows updates installs and a system reboot. Thnx anyway

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