How to remove Windows XP Service Pack 3 from your computer
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Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 (All Languages)
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Windows XP, but only for Service Pack 3 (SP3). This support for SP3 is valid
until April 14, 2009. For more information about this policy, visit the
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TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
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"Kristin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I am having the same exact problem. Screen is stuck with the Windows xp
> for 2 hours. Turn off and can start in safe mode.
> Dell DImension 4300S Pentium4
> AVG antivirus daily scan
> Scotty Watchdog real time
> defrag 2 weeks ago
> no full backup
> never updated hardware drives
> system restore enabled, but tried to latest restore point and still stuck
> same windows xp logo screen
> "Shenan Stanley" wrote:
>> a0168090 wrote:
>> > I installed sp3 update on Windows XP. Now I can only boot in safe
>> > mode (with networkding). Any ideas how to get around this?
>> - Computer make/model and CPU type (AMD, Intel?)
>> - AntiVirus software in use and last full scan with it?
>> - AntiSpyware software in use and last full scan with it?
>> - Last time you ran a full CHKDSK and a full defragmentation on the hard
>> disk drive?
>> - Last full backup?
>> - Last time (if ever) you updated the hardware drivers on the system
>> (motherboard chipset, video card, sound card, network card, etc.)? And
>> *how* you did this from *where*?
>> Likely the most important question:
>> - System Restore is enabled or disabled?
>> Shenan Stanley
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