how to download a potntually harful program?

i was downloading a xvid codec threw windows media player and it come up the usual this program may be harmful blah blah i pressed the wrong thnig so it didnt download so i got back into it and tried again now it wont even start downloading how can i now download it

Update:

it come up that i needed to download it when i went to watch a movie and that what happened

and i also tried downloading it threw firefox by searching it and that downloaded but still isn't letting me watch the movie

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  • XRON
    Lv 6
    8 years ago
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    Download the video from a (friends or family members) PC that has antivirus and firewall. That will ensure safety.

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