:: after downloading windows update service pack 3, it will not start
:: up, gets the screen that says windows could not start successfully,
:: no error code given. i have to go to safe mode and system restore
:: to before update was downloaded. i downloaded and scanned with
:: windows malicious software remover,and live onecare, both say no
:: threats found. what now. i have windows xp
Steps to take before you install Windows XP Service Pack 3
You receive a "Stop 0x0000007E" error message after you upgrade to Windows
XP Service Pack 2 or Service Pack 3 on a non-Intel-processor-based computer
Error message after you upgrade a computer that uses a processor other than
an Intel processor to Windows XP Service Pack 2 or to Windows XP Service
Pack 3: "STOP: 0x0000007E"
Support for SP3 (free) ends on 14th April.
Free unlimited installation and compatibility support is available for
Windows XP, but only for Service Pack 3 (SP3) and only until 14 Apr-09.
Go to http://support.microsoft.com/oas/def...spx?gprid=1173
"Windows XP" then select "Windows XP Service Pack 3"
TaurArian [MVP] 2005-2009 - Update Services
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