CD Windows XP Pro Service Pack 2 en_us



Yves
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
Where can I find a Windows XP Pro Service Pack 2 en_us on cd?
I ordered this cd (Microsoft cdorder via internet) a long time ago and I
never received the cd by mail.
Tia for info!
Yves

Alan Smith
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
"Yves" <Yves7Y@netscape.net> wrote in message
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> Where can I find a Windows XP Pro Service Pack 2 en_us on cd?
> I ordered this cd (Microsoft cdorder via internet) a long time ago and I
> never received the cd by mail.
> Tia for info!
> Yves
>

Shouldn't you ask MS?

It's been on the coverdisk of many computer magazines in the UK, perhaps you
could try there? You can order back issues of most magazines if needed.

Maurice N ~ MVP
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
Has it been more than 6 weeks?

If you have broadband or DSL internet access, you can download the Service Pack 2 file and then burn it to CD.
Link to MS page is here http://tinyurl.com/5bobl

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Maurice N
MVP Windows - Shell / User
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Yves wrote:
> Where can I find a Windows XP Pro Service Pack 2 en_us on cd?
> I ordered this cd (Microsoft cdorder via internet) a long time ago
> and I never received the cd by mail.
> Tia for info!
> Yves

Yves
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
I ordered the CD more than 6 weeks ago. I have DSL internet access but no
CD-writer.
I tried to sfc /scannow but I received a warning that I had to use xp sp2 cd
and I have only xp pro.
Thanks anyway for info!
Yves

"Maurice N ~ MVP" <maurice@mvps.org> wrote in message
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Has it been more than 6 weeks?

If you have broadband or DSL internet access, you can download the Service
Pack 2 file and then burn it to CD.
Link to MS page is here http://tinyurl.com/5bobl

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Maurice N
MVP Windows - Shell / User
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Maurice N ~ MVP
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
If you have plenty of HD space ( 266MB to store the full Service Pack 2 file, plus, 1 GB FREE space on your Windows volume (on hard drive) for the service pack update process, given you have DSL service, get the full network file using my prior link.

Highly advise that you review and follow the pre-installation suggestions, such as disabling Antivirus & all user startups and screensavers.

See this page at Aumha.org
WINDOWS XP SERVICE PACK 2 FAQs & BEST PRACTICES

http://aumha.org/win5/a/sp2faq.htm
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Maurice N
MVP Windows - Shell / User
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Yves wrote:
> I ordered the CD more than 6 weeks ago. I have DSL internet access
> but no CD-writer.
> I tried to sfc /scannow but I received a warning that I had to use xp
> sp2 cd and I have only xp pro.
> Thanks anyway for info!
> Yves
>
> "Maurice N ~ MVP" wrote
> Has it been more than 6 weeks?
>
> If you have broadband or DSL internet access, you can download the
> Service Pack 2 file and then burn it to CD.
> Link to MS page is here http://tinyurl.com/5bobl

Yves
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
OK Alan Smith & Maurice N thanks for advice.
Yves

Maurice N ~ MVP
07-10-2005, 02:28 AM
Yves,
You are welcome. Good luck.
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Maurice N
MVP Windows - Shell / User
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Yves wrote:
> OK Alan Smith & Maurice N thanks for advice.
> Yves


CD Windows XP Pro Service Pack 2 en_us