I'm trying to install ArcGIS for DEsktop 10.2, I get to the following screen:
But any of the instructions highlighted in blue do not open, the mouse hovers over them changing their colour to darker blue as if you can click and open, but nothing opens. I can't go through with the install. I thought there might be a problem with the download so I downloaded the file 'Arc GIS for desktop 10.2, from esri online again, using my authorisation codes. The file is 2GB. After downloading the program for install, the only .exe file is written ESRI.exe. I click this and receive the screen as shown in the screenshot above in my post. Both times I have not benn able to continue with the install as not setup links open. There has never been another version of ArcGIS for desktop on this computer.
I have CORE i7, 64 bit, Windows 8, 16GB RAM.
I did simulataneously download the ArcGIS desktop tutorial and the DBMS files, I didn't run any of those. I read the .net 35 has to be installed first, when I ran that, no options opened in any windows, other than to say can this program modify your computer? to which I answered yes. Here is a screen shot of all the downloads I did, I just want to get the ArcGIS for desktop going. I'm completely inexperienced: