Me too, I just recently bought the original pack of D2 (2000 and 2001) ; and it gives me the same thing (?); that its an “isn’t commonly download and make sure you trust the source, to download.”
The following list has pre-requisite installers / patches that are usually required to play legacy games like this, but do not come pre-packaged with most software:
1.) Install the DirectX End-User Runtimes (June 2010)
2.) Install VC++ Redistributables ( including patched legacy versions from the official support page )
Download and Install both the X86 and X64 redistributables on this page: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cpp/windows/latest-supported-vc-redist 1.) Visual Studio 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2022 2.) Visual Studio 2013 (VC++ 12.0) 3.) Visual Studio 2012 (VC++ 11.0) Update 4 4.) Visual Studio 2010 (VC++ 10.0) 5.) Visual Studio 2008 (VC++ 9.0) SP1 6.) Visual Studio 2005 (VC++ 8.0) SP1
3.) Install the latest Offline Java Redistributable for Windows
4.) ONLINE: Install the .NET Framework 3.5
Deploy .NET Framework 3.5 by using Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM) -> https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/manufacture/desktop/deploy-net-framework-35-by-using-deployment-image-servicing-and-management--dism
5.) OFFLINE: Install the .NET Framework 3.5
5A.) Download the Windows 11 ISO Image (64-bit) and place in the following folder: C:\ISO
NOTE: When Downloading the ISO Images on Windows 10 / 11, you must use a User-Agent Switching Addon, like in the examples below: User-Agent Switcher and Manager: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/user-agent-switcher-and-m/bhchdcejhohfmigjafbampogmaanbfkg (Firefox: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/user-agent-string-switcher/ ) Windows 11 ISO Image -> https://www.microsoft.com/software-download/windows11 Download Windows 11 Disk Image (ISO) -> Select Download -> Windows 11 (multi-edition ISO) -> Download Select the product language -> English (United States) -> Confirm Windows 11 English -> 64-bit Download
5B.) Download and Install WinRAR:
5C.) Open the Command Prompt → Start Menu → Run → taskmgr → File → Run new Task → %SystemRoot%\System32\cmd.exe → Select “Create this task with administrative privileges.” → Click OK.
"%ProgramFiles%\WinRAR\WinRAR.exe" x -ibck -y "C:\ISO\Win11_English_x64v1.iso" -r "C:\Win11_English_x64v1"
5D.) Wait for WinRAR to finish extracting the ISO Image, and then run the following commands one at a time:
DISM /Online /Add-Capability /CapabilityName:NetFX3~~~~ /Source:C:\Win11_English_x64v1\sources\sxs RMDIR /S /Q "C:\Win11_English_x64v1"