I need to reapply the windows xp service pack. When i attempt to do this, i get a note that says the xp service pack has already been installed. How do I work around this to restore corrupted files?Codi; Download and install the Network Installation: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/pro/downloads/servicepacks/sp1/
programs?John; If you delete or uninstall them, you remove the fix they represent. You can safwly delete the uninstall files: Once you are sure you will keep Windows XP Service Pack 1. The files may be hidden, to show the file: Go to C:\WINDOWS Click the top TOOLS, click FOLDER OPTIONS, click VIEW Check the radio button. "Show hidden files and folders" Click OK and you should
/2008/05/08/windows-xp-sp3-read-all-prerequisites-for-a-successful-installation.aspx (or http://tinyurl.com/6nf4k4 ) "Steps to take before you install Windows XP Service Pack 3" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950717 "Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 (All Languages)" (Free Microsoft support for SP3-related issues) http://support.microsoft.com/oas
update from my internet and try to download and install the critical updates/service pack, and click on the windows xp service pack 1, it begins to download but once it extracts files, an error occurs. i get the big red X, with this error message, Windows XP SP1 is incompatible with this version of Windows. For more information, contact Microsoft. when i click on details from the help
protect your computer ". And it doesn't work in Safe Mode with command prompt. - The system takes several minutes to start up - long stall on the "Windows is starting up" screen. I have Windows XP, Service Pack 2 - does anyone have any ideas!>Download HiJackThis (free) from http://www.aumha.org/freeware/freeware.php#hjt Run it and save the log file that it creates. Post
Please help!!! This service pack has killed my machine. How do I roll it back, it's not in the Add/Remove programs & the option to archive files when installing was greyed out.Option 1:Reload. Option 2: Load Critical Update for Windows XP Service Pack 2 Release Candidate 1 (KB838904) Critical Update for Windows XP Service Pack 2 Release Candidate 1 (KB838907) programs
I have Windows XP professional and there are service packs, security and other updates MS has identified that my PC requires for update. However I have a dial up modem and end up always getting disconnected. These updates are real large and I cannot successfully download them. What options do I have?See if a friend can download the files on a cd or disc for you.
or http://forum.aumha.org/viewtopic.php?t=7447 Specific Issue - Prescott Processors and XP-SP2 Fail to Boot into system after installing SP2 for Windows XP http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=875350 How to remove Windows XP Service Pack 2 from your computer http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=875355&product=windowsxpsp2 How to use the Automatic Recovery feature to
I have a Dell GX280 with windows XP service pack 1 and enabled hyperthreading in the bios. If I look in device manager under processors I see two processors. When I look in task manager under performance I only see one instance for the processor. Would like to know
we have windows xp service pak 2 running very slow , we have a windowsw xp service pak 1 that runs great how can we bring the service pak 2 up to parWell - are these machines identical? All the software, all the hardware exactly the same - all the drivers up to date on both?
restarted it got hung in a booting cycle and will not start. Any ideas?Do you mean Windows XP Service Pack 1? Reboot tapping F8 each second. Select Last known good configuration. Otherwise Reboot tapping, Select Safe Mode this time. Go to Add/Remove Programs in Control Panel Select "Service Pack 1" and uninstall it. If the above fail, perform a Repair Installation: http
.php?showtopic=223562 Alternate Download Link: http://www.softpedia.com/get/Tweak/System-Tweak/Autostreamer.shtml INFORMATION: WinXP SP3 Information http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/bb794714.aspx Information about Windows XP Service Pack 3 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936929 Steps to take before you install Windows XP Service Pack 3 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/950717 ju.c
is installed. Start | Run | Type: winver | Click OK If it says Service Pack 1, you do not have SP2. If it says Service Pack 2, you have SP2. Windows Security Center (wscui.cpl) will exist. Start | Run | Type: wscui.cpl | Click OK | Windows Security Center will open if SP2, you'll get an error if not SP2. Windows XP Service Pack 2 will be listed in Add or Remove Programs, unless
I notice since i downloaded and installed the windows xp service pack 2 that my mouse pointer keeps moving by itself, is this an issue with the service pack or is it just my problem?tab>uncheck box for allow remote assistance>apply>OK. See if that helps.
installing, click on "Finish" Reboot. Then follow the instructions here: How do I reset Windows Update components? http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058 Reboot. Now for SP3 1) Download the full SP3 installation file. Windows XP Service Pack 3 Network Installation Package for IT Professionals and Developers (works just as well for you.) http://www.microsoft.com
, and hit enter.If there is no mention of SP1, then you'll need to install it.
You can install by going to the Windows Update website
or you can download it and then install it.
Windows XP Service Pack 1
Note: Select "Network Installation" Download (32-bit version)
restore point" it says "unable to read or write to the database" and shuts down. I've turned off all running start programs and turned off my anti-virus software. Any suggestions? WallyWelcome to "Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2 (SP2) Chat". You can get no charge Windows XP SP2 support here: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?pr=Wxpsp2chat
Since installing windows xp home edition service pack i update in April this year response time for most/all applications has slowed remarkably. Click on an icon on desktop and wait has become unacceptable. any clues?If it was update 811493 then you will probably have to
Hello, I downloaded and installed the latest Windows XP service pack SP1 on my computer, and now my computer runs EXTREMELY slow. I think part of it may be due to the SP1 recommending me to make a copy and archive the original Windows XP package, which it was to replace. Now my C:/ is nearly full (~14.5 gig/16 gig total). Are there any fixes available for this? I have recently installed
) http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;310747 Then try again to install the SP2 update.Also - you can download the entire file Direct Download of Service Pack 2 (SP2) for Windows XP http://snipurl.com/8bqy Order Windows XP Service Pack 2 on CD http://snipurl.com/d41vHi Shenan, Thanks for posting the link. I'll dowaload it and try again. One thing though, I am