installing service packs



drdarren
07-10-2005, 01:25 AM
can i install service pack 1 over service pack 2 since i need something from
service pack 1
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Carey Frisch [MVP]
07-10-2005, 01:25 AM
No. You must uninstall SP2 before reinstalling SP1.
SP2 includes all the SP1 updates so what is it your need?

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"drdarren" wrote:

| can i install service pack 1 over service pack 2 since i need something from
| service pack 1
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| drdarren

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 01:25 AM
As Carey said. But, why do you want to try that? SP2 supercedes SP1.

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"drdarren" <drdarren@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> can i install service pack 1 over service pack 2 since i need something
> from
> service pack 1
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> drdarren

Nog
07-10-2005, 01:26 AM
"drdarren" <drdarren@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> can i install service pack 1 over service pack 2 since i need something
> from
> service pack 1
> --
> drdarren

No you don't.

Jupiter Jones [MVP]
07-10-2005, 01:26 AM
Exactly what do you need from SP-1 that is not in SP-2?

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"drdarren" <drdarren@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:6FC15187-6D43-4687-B48C-2393E70B08CA@microsoft.com...
> can i install service pack 1 over service pack 2 since i need something
> from
> service pack 1
> --
> drdarren


installing service packs