Re: sp3 broke windows update.
> "Alias" wrote:
>> me wrote:
>>> I recently reformatted my hard drive and reinstalled xp home sp2. Upon
>>> updated to sp3 I can no longer use microsoft update to update my system. I
>>> have to search for each failed update and install it manually. Anyone else
>>> having, or better HAD this problem and know a fix? Please HEEEEEEEEEEEEELP.
>>> Linux is looking better and better
>> Did you install SP3 right after installing XP? Did you use a CD or Auto
>> Update for SP3? Did you do a clean up, chkdsk and defrag between when
>> you installed XP and SP3. Finally, did you reboot TWICE after installing
>> SP3 and before doing *anything* else?
>> yes service pack 3 went in right after necessary drivers.
if i needed to reboot twice i might have missed that part but
if i did i guess i missed it twice because i rreinstalled twice.
no chdisk defrag was unneccesary clean up? I fully reformatted my drive.
there was nothiung left to cleanup
I mean clean up after installing XP. The drive will be fragmented as well.