manual update downloads for XP pro SP2



john M
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
hello,
I'm fixing my friends PC and I installed their XP pro... I downloaded SP2
manually and burned it on to CD for them I need to know if i can manually
download the rest of the updates burn and install on his computer because he
still has DIAL UP and will take 2 million yeasr to get all the updates


thanks a million
john

D@annyBoy
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
yes you can

meanwhile stay tuned for SP3 :-)

"john M" <john M@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:5C8C07CC-F7E5-495B-A990-D1214E734A21@microsoft.com...
> hello,
> I'm fixing my friends PC and I installed their XP pro... I downloaded SP2
> manually and burned it on to CD for them I need to know if i can manually
> download the rest of the updates burn and install on his computer because he
> still has DIAL UP and will take 2 million yeasr to get all the updates
>
>
> thanks a million
> john

Shenan Stanley
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
john M wrote:
> hello,
> I'm fixing my friends PC and I installed their XP pro... I downloaded
> SP2 manually and burned it on to CD for them I need to know if i can
> manually download the rest of the updates burn and install on his
> computer because he still has DIAL UP and will take 2 million yeasr
> to get all the updates

2 million years huh?

How to use the Windows Update Catalog
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/323166

Windows Update Catalog
http://v4.windowsupdate.microsoft.com/catalog/en/default.asp

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Carey Frisch [MVP]
07-09-2005, 11:35 PM
How to download Windows updates and drivers from the Windows Update Catalog
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;323166

Using the Windows Update Catalog
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Windows-Update-Catalog.html

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"john M" wrote:

| hello,
| I'm fixing my friends PC and I installed their XP pro... I downloaded SP2
| manually and burned it on to CD for them I need to know if i can manually
| download the rest of the updates burn and install on his computer because he
| still has DIAL UP and will take 2 million yeasr to get all the updates
|
|
| thanks a million
| john


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manual update downloads for XP pro SP2