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I frequently experience "protocol errors" while updating Magic: The Gathering Online. Every time, the error is a different number. It's as if the server gets interrupted during updates or the location on the server is invalid, or something like that.

Question: Is there a way to download the update files manually, i.e. off a zipped file or something?

EDIT-ADD-ON: (Eg of one of the numerous protocol errors, each time a different file~) Image of protocol error

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I cannot help with your issue, but I think this should be retagged with a MTG:O tag. –  bkzland Jan 3 '12 at 12:09
    
What is one of the messages that comes after "protocol error"? Try delete the NewFilelist.txt file located in the MtGO directory and trying again. –  Krazer Jan 4 '12 at 0:51
    
Thanks guys, do note that even after I deleted NewFilelist.txt and reupdates, I face the same error message again. stumped –  Googooboyy Jan 5 '12 at 9:17
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There is a FAQ for the most common MTG-Online errors here: http://community.wizards.com/go/thread/view/75846/27085537/MTGO_Technical_Issues_FAQ!_*Start_Here

For your protocol error, as Krazer stated, the recommended fix (See also section 1-7 in the link above) is listed as such:

Delete the NewFilelist.txt file located in the MtGO directory, then start.
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