Are you attempting to install WinXP SP3 via Windows Update? Have you ever
been able to update via Windows Update?
The update has not been downloaded.
Tip: Temporarily disable real-time protection by your anti-virus and/or
anti-spyware applications (e.g., CounterSpy, Spysweeper, Spybot Tea Timer,
AVG Anti-Spyware) and/or any third-party firewall (e.g., ZA) before
attempting to install the update(s). If you disable the third-party
firewall, make certain that you enable the Windows Firewall!
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Update Services installation issues:
How to troubleshoot an unsuccessful installation of WinXP SP3
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> I keep getting this error during the installation of SP3. How to resolve?