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Windows XP SP3 Now Available Answered

. Windows XP Service Pack 3 is now available at Windows Update.


GRRRRRR!! when is Microsoft going to support Firefox..... I lost ie somewhere on my computer

its a little old but, open my computer, in the address bar type www.google.com

tried installing, got a bunch of "file not found"'s and then a CRC error and then it auto uninstalled and waned me that my copy of windows was now damaged. yea!!!!!!

As soon as I get MSIE up and runnig again, I will be installing - Thanks

Whoa, even with DSL it will be close to 3 hours *sigh*


10 years ago

I think I'll wait for awhile, I thought it was out a week or so ago?

What are the real advantages of SP3? I'm not seeing anything specific that would benefit me in any way.

. According to Microsoft (my emphasis):
Windows XP Service Pack 3 Overview
Brief Description
Windows® XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) includes all previously released updates for the operating system. This update also includes a small number of new functionalities, which do not significantly change customers’ experience with the operating system. This white paper summarizes what is new in Windows XP SP3.


10 years ago

Sweet, this almost convinces me to dual boot with xp....but man am I lazy.