That link didn't work Bernd. But anyhow, as mentioned above, I went to
and following the links from there just took me to updates for 8 and 9
No problems connecting.
As I said in the first post "after a clicking a couple of links, all I am offered is updates to 8 and 9".
To be precise:
From the 7.1.0 page, click Proceed to Download.
On the next page, click Download Now.
On the next page, Select OS and language – I choose Windows XP SP3 and English.
I get this
Nothing about Version 7.1.0, which was where I started!
I had to update in three steps but I am now patched up to date.