From what Autodesk site were you trying to download Revit? Please reply back with the specific error message and provide a screenshot of the error too.
The Preparing Revit Content progress meter is displayed while the Revit installation is downloading content. Depending on the amount of content to be downloaded and your internet connection speed, this process may take several hours to complete. I've seen several individual say that they let it run overnight.
Autodesk Revit QA
I have been trying to download Revit 2013 for 32 bit Windows (I run Windows XP 32 bit) using Dowload Browser the first time and Dowload Now
When extracting files some installation files are corrupt
CRC failed in x64\RVT2013\Program Files\Autodesk\Root\Program\videos\GUID-CE5A340B-0
CRC errors are typically resolved by switching browsers, turning off the firewall and antivirus software, and or using an alternative download method.
Can you please try one of the above and let us know if you're able to resolve the issue?
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