Re: SP3 or NOT SP3 ?
Thanx for your prompt response. I guess that after I install SP3, going
to the Windows Update site, I will be reinstalling several hundred updates
that I originally installed after April 2008 (the date of the SP3 release).
Is that correct?
"Jerry" <jerrymkatz@NOSPAM.yahoo.com> wrote in message
> SP3 will overwrite all updates froim before SP3. Any updates
> applicable to SP3 will need to be applied. If you do not install SP3,
> you will get no more updates after sometime in July so then your
> computer will be at risk.
> On Sun, 30 May 2010 17:22:47 -0400, "MN" <MN@Private.net> wrote:
>>I have been running WinXP on my computer for quite a few years now and
>>been doing automatic updates on a regular basis. In fact, after I
>>SP2, several years ago, I have over 200 such updates. (I printed out the
>>list that is an option on the Windows Update site.)
>>My question: Should I install SP3 now ? (from the SP3 installer .exe) If
>>do, won't there be a conflict with some of my already installed auto
>>updates? What benefits will I get if I DO install SP3 now?