Boot2Docker Image (Ubuntu) Download Very Slow on Windows 8.1

I’ve just installed boot2docker on Windows 8.1

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    Download ubuntu image takes a very long time. I have 9 mbps download speed but after waiting for 10 mins, still it downloaded only following :

    4.324 MB/ 65.77 MB
    1.621 MB/ 65.77 MB
    1.080 MB/ 65.77 MB
    540.2 kb/ 65.77 MB
    
    pulling fs layer
    

    Tried many times, sometimes it exits with giving error

    Untar finished with status 1. Unexpected EOF
    

    I don’t know what to do. Not many questions seems to have the same error on windows. Any help would be appreciated. 🙂

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