:: i recently acquired a 2nd hand laptop and it needs service pack 3
:: installing but it doesn't have service pack 1a, i know i can
:: download these from microsoft but it's not yet connected to the
:: internet and service pack 1a requires a connection to install, is
:: there a download that doesn't need the internet connection and where
:: can i get it from?
Go straight to SP2 - Windows XP Service Pack 2 - download (for single PCs
Then you can scan for updates that are required before SP3 is installed.
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