Re: CAPICOM security update
"Harry Johnston [MVP]" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Jo-Anne wrote:
>> Just curious... I have WinXP Home on my desktop computer and WinXP Pro on
>> my laptop, both SP3. I've installed the same software on both machines.
>> This week's Patch Tuesday updates for the laptop included "Security
>> Update for CAPICOM (KB931906)," but the updates for the desktop didn't. I
>> Googled CAPICOM, and it looks like something to be used by application
>> developers. Any idea of why I would be getting an update for it on one
>> computer but not the other?
> Because only the laptop has software installed that uses CAPICOM. Likely
> this is software related to a device that only the laptop has, e.g., the
> touchpad or the battery.
Thank you, Harry! I hadn't even thought of devices unique to the laptop...