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9 Critical Errors in Installation of XP SP3 RTM Build 5512
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Sven Petersson  Identity Verified
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May 11, 2008

Please see http://keznews.com/4406_9_Critical_Errors_in_Installation_of_XP_SP3_RTM_Build_5512

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Jerzy Czopik  Identity Verified
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SP3 fpr Windows XP has not yet officially released May 11, 2008

Or am I not correctly informed?
You can get the preleease-candidate of SP3, but this is beta software and I wouldn't install it on my production machine.


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Tommaso Benzi  Identity Verified
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SP3 May 11, 2008

It looks like it is officially available:

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=2fcde6ce-b5fb-4488-8c50-fe22559d164e&displaylang=en

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Sven Petersson  Identity Verified
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Dear Jerzy, May 11, 2008

SP3 has been released, and it’s downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update for those who have been foolish enough to set their XP on Automatic Update.

YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!

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Christel Zipfel  Identity Verified
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For the moment only an optional May 11, 2008

AFAIK, the automatical update will not start before June. That means, even if you have set your OS on automatic update, for the moment, you must download the SP3 from Microsoft's website if you wanto to get it absolutely.
I too would wait as long as possible, though


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Selcuk Akyuz  Identity Verified
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SP3 works fine (for me) May 11, 2008

I have downloaded and installed SP3 and it works fine.

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Khaled Al-Shehari  Identity Verified
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Remove programs option doesn't appear Jun 15, 2008

I downloaded and installed SP3, but then found that I cannot remove programs from control panel. The remove option disappears from the list of programs. I don't if this is because of SP3 or something else. I had to restore the system in order to delete the SP3.

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